Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pipes lying on beach
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Pipes lying on beach

Posted On: 12:28 a.m. | April 15, 2013

Worker stands inside concrete section of sewer pipe being used in construction of new outfall sewer line. The 12-foot, 40 tons sections were sitting on beach near Playa del Rey. View Post»

One-hundred-dollar hat
  • R.L. Oliver / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

One-hundred-dollar hat

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | April 12, 2013

Ivy Baker Priest, the former treasurer of the United States, wears a "money hat" to announce her candidacy for state treasurer. The hat was made of 100 silver certificates. View Post»

Sinatra makes impression at Grauman's Chinese Theatre
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Sinatra makes impression at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre

Posted On: 12:52 a.m. | April 11, 2013

Frank Sinatra leaves his signature in cement at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. View Post»

Shuttle rocket test
  • Ken Dare / Los Angeles Times

Shuttle rocket test

Posted On: 12:51 a.m. | April 10, 2013

Nov. 17, 1981: The main engine in the space shuttle program undergoes a test firing at the Santa Susana Mountains field laboratory site of Rockwell International. View Post»

The DiMaggio brothers
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

The DiMaggio brothers

Posted On: 12:50 a.m. | April 9, 2013

The DiMaggio brothers, from left Vincent, Joe and Dom got together to play outfield for second time in their lives during Old-Timers game between former members of the San Francisco Seals and Los Angeles Angels. View Post»

East-West parking ban speeds downtown traffic
  • Hugh Arnott / Los Angeles Times

East-West parking ban speeds downtown traffic

Posted On: 12:48 a.m. | April 8, 2013

Traffic on Eighth Street at Main Street, looking west, is moving smoothly after new parking ban on east-west streets went into effect for a thirty day trial period. View Post»

B-17 Los Angeles City Limits [updated]
  • Library file photo

B-17 Los Angeles City Limits [updated]

Posted On: 12:48 a.m. | April 5, 2013

Los Angeles area flyers and ground crewmen pose with the B-17 "Los Angeles City Limits." View Post»

Then and now: The L.A. Times building and City Hall
  • Fitzgerald Whitney / Los Angeles Times

Then and now: The L.A. Times building and City Hall

Posted On: 12:30 a.m. | April 4, 2013

Los Angeles City Hall and Los Angeles Times building at night. A full moon is on the right. Photo taken from the Times South building. View Post»

Fists fly as 1964 Lakers beat Knicks
  • Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times

Fists fly as 1964 Lakers beat Knicks

Posted On: 12:32 a.m. | April 3, 2013

A Lakers and New York Knicks free-for-all breaks out near the end of a game at the Sports Arena. Knicks' Tom Hoover (23) prepares to take poke at Lakers' Don Nelson (20) who suffered a split lip in fracas. View Post»

1925 Angels home opener
  • David Mann / Los Angeles Times

1925 Angels home opener

Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | April 2, 2013

The Portland Beavers beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-3 in the Angels home opener at Washington Park. View Post»

Celebrating Easter
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Celebrating Easter

Posted On: 9:30 p.m. | March 29, 2013

For this special holiday, a look back at Easter celebrations over the years. View Post»

Hare-raising experience at Riverside International Raceway
  • Cal Montney / Los Angeles Times

Hare-raising experience at Riverside International Raceway

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | March 29, 2013

An unconcerned rabbit nonchalantly keeps pace with a high-speed sports car driven by Dick Guldstrand of Manhattan Beach during 125-mile manufacturer's race Sunday at Riverside Raceway. View Post»

Cable house
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

Cable house

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | March 28, 2013

House is pulled up the steep grade of Baxter St. in the Silver Lake area of Los Angeles. The moving company used cables to pull six-room, 20 ton, house up the incline. View Post»

Sal Mineo loses his pants to fans
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Sal Mineo loses his pants to fans

Posted On: 12:45 a.m. | March 27, 2013

Actor Sal Mineo says fans stole his clothes and wallet while he was working out at health club, but after being quoted saying he would rather wear a barrel than have a fan accused of stealing, he did just that. View Post»

Returning home from Persian Gulf War

Returning home from Persian Gulf War

Posted On: 12:30 a.m. | March 26, 2013

Capt. Schweiger is greeted home from the Persian Gulf war by his wife Becky. View Post»

Wilshire Blvd. and Western Ave. in 1929 [updated]
  • Library file photo

Wilshire Blvd. and Western Ave. in 1929 [updated]

Posted On: 12:57 a.m. | March 25, 2013

Traffic on Wilshire Blvd., at the intersection of Wilshire Blvc., and Western Ave. The offices of real estate developer Henry de Roulet, are on the opposite corner. View Post»


Framework, the photography and video blog of the Los Angeles Times, celebrates the power and explores the craft of visual storytelling. The blog highlights the work of Times photojournalists who frame by frame, document the drama, the emotion and sometimes the humor of life. Framework also aims to serve as a resource hub for photography, multimedia and video enthusiasts who share our passion. We will trade insights and discuss the tools and techniques of telling stories through images. Have a look and let us know what you think.

Need help or have a question?

Visit our FAQ page »