Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Hollywood Park images 1938-1991
  • Steve Dykes / Los Angeles Times

Hollywood Park images 1938-1991

Posted On: 12:08 a.m. | June 14, 2013

After 75 years of racing, Hollywood Park is closing on Dec. 22, 2013. View Post»

1910 police inspection tour
  • Los Angeles Times

1910 police inspection tour

Posted On: 12:59 a.m. | June 13, 2013

Police officials on 1910 inspection tour. View Post»

'Eat It' parody by 'Weird' Al Yankovic
  • Marsha Traeger / Los Angeles Times

‘Eat It’ parody by ‘Weird’ Al Yankovic

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | June 12, 2013

Comedian "Wierd" Al Yankovic has a hit with "Eat It," a parody of Michael Jackson's "Beat It." View Post»

Arrowhead 'Teardrop' car
  • J.H. McCrory / Los Angeles Times

Arrowhead ‘Teardrop’ car

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | June 11, 2013

1936 promotional vehicle for Arrowhead Spring Water. View Post»

Young violinist

Young violinist

Posted On: 12:54 a.m. | June 10, 2013

Balogh, age 9, was playing his violin during a portrait session with Los Angeles Times staff photographer Harry Chase when Binkie yawned. Of course that was the photo. View Post»

Mr. Ed and Arthur Lubin
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Mr. Ed and Arthur Lubin

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | June 7, 2013

Film and television director Arthur Lubin gets a kiss from a friend, Mr. Ed, the talking horse. View Post»

Melee during U.S. Motors strike
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

Melee during U.S. Motors strike

Posted On: 12:28 a.m. | June 5, 2013

Tear gas canisters explode as police break a barricade of pickets massed in front of the U.S. Motors plant on E. Slauson Ave. View Post»

Lake Arrowhead Village, 1932
  • Los Angeles Times

Lake Arrowhead Village, 1932

Posted On: 12:58 a.m. | June 4, 2013

1932 photo of the Lake Arrowhead Village. View Post»

Los Angeles City Hall in color
  • Scott Harrison / Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles City Hall in color

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | June 3, 2013

Los Angeles City Hall gets lit in various colors in support of different causes. View Post»

Oscar Bayer — 1925 shootout hero
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Oscar Bayer — 1925 shootout hero

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | May 31, 2013

Motorcycle officer Oscar Bayer is the hero during 1925 shootout with four bank robbers. View Post»

Two-day airmail service
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Two-day airmail service

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | May 30, 2013

Pilot C.N. "Jimmie" James climbs into plane for first east-bound transcontinental night airmail flight from Vail Field in Montebello. View Post»

Echo Park Lake 1920
  • Los Angeles Times

Echo Park Lake 1920

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | May 29, 2013

Photo of Echo Park Lake looking north from Temple Street. In distance is Edendale, known for location of early movie studios, but by 1920 the studios were moving to Hollywood. View Post»

Clark Gable joins the Army
  • Andrew H. Arnott / Los Angeles Times

Clark Gable joins the Army

Posted On: 12:59 a.m. | May 24, 2013

Actor Clark Gable takes oath as Army private at the Federal Building in Los Angeles. View Post»

The Times-Richfield 'Electric Newspaper'
  • Los Angeles Times

The Times-Richfield ‘Electric Newspaper’

Posted On: 12:30 a.m. | May 23, 2013

The Los Angeles Times-Richfield 'Electric Newspaper' lits up during preview at the corner of Sixth and Hills Streets. View Post»

1937 train derailment
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1937 train derailment

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | May 22, 2013

1937 Southern Pacific freight train derailment. View Post»

Horse-launched sailplane
  • Associated Press

Horse-launched sailplane

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | May 21, 2013

Horses are used to launch motorless sailplane at Grand Central Flying School in Glendale. 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.


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