Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

1906 installation of first El Camino Real bell
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1906 installation of first El Camino Real bell

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | November 17, 2016

Raising of the first El Camino Real bell at Los Angeles Plaza near Olvera Street to launch the state’s first road marker program. View Post»

John Wayne statue installed at Great Western Savings
  • Harry Fisher / Los Angeles Times

John Wayne statue installed at Great Western Savings

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | November 16, 2016

In July, 1984, a full size statue of John Wayne is installed in front of Great Western Savings' Beverly Hills branch. View Post»

Los Angeles Times 1936 streamline ad campaign
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Los Angeles Times 1936 streamline ad campaign

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | November 15, 2016

Actress Laura Lee poses with a 1936 Cord automobile during a Los Angeles Times advertising campaign for a redesigned look. View Post»

Donna Atwood, Bobby Specht: Stars of the 1951 Ice Capades
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Donna Atwood, Bobby Specht: Stars of the 1951 Ice Capades

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | November 10, 2016

Donna Atwood and Bobby Specht, stars of the 1951 edition of the Ice Capades, perform a “stag leap.” View Post»

Know Your City no. 84 - former Carnegie Library
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Know Your City no. 84 – former Carnegie Library

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | November 9, 2016

Feb. 7, 1956: The former Carnegie Library served San Pedro from 1906-1923.  This John Malmin photo appeared in the Feb. 9, 1956 Los Angeles Times as part of the Know Your City photography series. The original caption reported: KNOW YOUR CITY, NO.84-- There shouldn't be much doubt as to WHERE this is, thus leaving you only the problem of WHAT it is. It has quite a history, dating back to... View Post»

'Establishment' wigs an aid to young men in the 1970s
  • Rick Browne / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

‘Establishment’ wigs an aid to young men in the 1970s

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | November 4, 2016

Aspiring drummer Gabe Kanata covers his long hair with an establishment wig to work as a store clerk. View Post»

1954 billboard cleaning
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1954 billboard cleaning

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | November 2, 2016

Members of the Hollywood Young Republicans clean Mildred Younger billboard after vandals smeared it with mud. View Post»

Homeless coping with 1985 winter
  • Ken Lubas / Los Angeles Times

Homeless coping with 1985 winter

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | November 1, 2016

Hidden homeless community under freeway tries to survive a Los Angeles winter. View Post»

Nixon trick or treat
  • George Fry / Los Angeles Times

Nixon trick or treat

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | October 31, 2016

Mrs. Robert Belden of Cheviot Hills with daughters Lisa, left, and Kathy, right, as they prepare in trick or treating in costumes showing their favorite Presidential candidate. View Post»

'Boy Watcher' sunglasses from 1965 are billed as perfect for ogling
  • Harry Chase / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

‘Boy Watcher’ sunglasses from 1965 are billed as perfect for ogling

Posted On: 12:30 a.m. | October 28, 2016

New "Boy Watcher" glasses double as a hair retainer. View Post»

Wrestler Lou Thesz goes flying
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Wrestler Lou Thesz goes flying

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | October 27, 2016

Wrestler Lou Thesz, right, hits the canvas but bounced up to defeat Argentina Rocca. View Post»

Vincent Twice! Real Price replaces wax Price
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Vincent Twice! Real Price replaces wax Price

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | October 26, 2016

Visitors to Movieland Wax Museum react after actor Vincent Price steps forward from the recreated scene “The House of Wax.” View Post»

Record catch reported at 1984 Irvine Lake opener
  • Cliff Otto / Los Angeles Times

Record catch reported at 1984 Irvine Lake opener

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | October 25, 2016

About 1000 fishermen gather at Irvine Lake for opening day of trout fishing. View Post»

Cast of 'Hair,' denied concert permit, performs in Griffith Park
  • Frank Q. Brown / Los Angeles Times

Cast of ‘Hair,’ denied concert permit, performs in Griffith Park

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | October 21, 2016

Los Angeles Recreation and Park commission denies request for a Griffith Park concert by the cast of musical "Hair." View Post»

1963 Nisei Week celebrations
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1963 Nisei Week celebrations

Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | October 20, 2016

Girls in Japanese kimonos perform traditional Ondo (festival) dances during Nisei Week celebrations in Los Angeles. View Post»

Dennis Holland builds a really big boat
  • Maxine Reams / Los Angeles Times

Dennis Holland builds a really big boat

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | October 19, 2016

Dennis Holland builds a 100 foot sailing ship in his Costa Mesa front yard. View Post»

Framework

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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