Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

New lights on Broadway
  • Bob Jakobsen / Los Angeles Times.

New lights on Broadway

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | June 2, 2014

Scene on Broadway in Los Angeles as new ornamental lighting units were turned on for the first time making street ten times brighter. View Post»

Evel Knievel in work furlough program
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Evel Knievel in work furlough program

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | May 30, 2014

Evel Knieval, dark glasses center, leaving the Spring Street side of Hall of Justice. The car is Kneival's Stutz convertable. View Post»

Dodgers' home plate becomes dinner plate
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Dodgers’ home plate becomes dinner plate

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | May 29, 2014

Clown Emmett Kelly makes himself right at home at Dodger Stadium using home plate as a dinner plate. View Post»

First car through Hill Street tunnel
  • Los Angeles Times

First car through Hill Street tunnel

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | May 28, 2014

Contractors H.A. Wattson and C.A. Spicer drive automobile out of the Hill St. tunnel at 1st Sr., a few minutes after a steam shovel had removed the last foot of dirt. View Post»

President Nixon welcomes Marines home from Vietnam
  • Fitzgerald Whitney / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

President Nixon welcomes Marines home from Vietnam

Posted On: 12:34 a.m. | May 23, 2014

President Richard Nixon and Marine Corps Commandant Leonard F. Chapman Jr., receiving salute from 1st Division marines back at Camp Pendleton from Vietnam. View Post»

Used streetcars shipped to Argentina
  • Grant MacDonald / Los Angeles Times

Used streetcars shipped to Argentina

Posted On: 12:28 a.m. | May 22, 2014

Old Pacific Electric trolleys are shipped to Argentina. View Post»

D-day is coming!
  • Associated Press

D-day is coming!

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | May 21, 2014

In May 1944 everyone knew the Allied invasion of Northern France was coming. View Post»

You're definitely out!
  • Joe Kennedy. / Los Angeles Times

You’re definitely out!

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | May 20, 2014

Umpire Ken Kaiser makes sure Alan Bannister of the Chicago White Sox knows he is out on attempted steal in second inning. View Post»

Flag still flies on the battleship Arizona
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Flag still flies on the battleship Arizona

Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | May 19, 2014

The sun breaks through dark clouds to shine on the Flag that is still raised and lowered daily on the battleship USS Arizona, sunk during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. View Post»

Producing The Times in the days of hot lead [updated]
  • Dick Whittington / The Huntington Library

Producing The Times in the days of hot lead [updated]

Posted On: 12:30 a.m. | May 16, 2014

In 1937 and 1941, Dick Whittington Studio photographers were hired to document the production of the Los Angeles Times. View Post»

First photo published in the Los Angeles Times
  • F.H. Maude Company / Los Angeles Times

First photo published in the Los Angeles Times

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | May 15, 2014

Fire burns the Standard Oil Company plant in East Los Angeles. View Post»

1896 newspaper illustrations of Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles Times / ProQuest

1896 newspaper illustrations of Los Angeles

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | May 14, 2014

Five hand drawn illustrations of Los Angeles are published on the Jan. 1, 1896 Times front page. View Post»

The Bee Gees at Dodger Stadium
  • George Rose / Los Angeles Times

The Bee Gees at Dodger Stadium

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | May 13, 2014

The Bee Gees included more than a dozen Top 20 hits in the 90-minute Dodger Stadium concert. View Post»

Strike empties 1972 Dodgers' clubhouse
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Strike empties 1972 Dodgers’ clubhouse

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | May 12, 2014

Dodgers equipment manager has everything ready in Los Angeles clubhouse for start of baseball season. Only one thing missing, the players are out on strike. View Post»

1911 trolley tracks to Van Nuys
  • Los Angeles Times

1911 trolley tracks to Van Nuys

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | May 9, 2014

Sightseers check out new Pacific Electric trolley line being build in the Cahuenga Pass between Hollywood and the San Fernando Valley. View Post»

Marilyn Monroe in 1962 at LAX
  • George Fry / Los Angeles Times

Marilyn Monroe in 1962 at LAX

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | May 8, 2014

Marilyn Monroe steps from Mexicana Comet Jet after arriving at Los Angeles International Airport from Mexico City. 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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