Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

1936 tunnel opening in Santa Monica
  • Bob Jakobsen / Los Angeles Times

1936 tunnel opening in Santa Monica

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | August 13, 2014

Dedication of new tunnel in Santa Monica linking Roosevelt Highway with Olympic and Lincoln Boulevards. View Post»

Triceratops arrive at Disneyland
  • Steve Fontanini / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Triceratops arrive at Disneyland

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | August 12, 2014

A workman checks the three-horned triceratops, part of the new "Primeval World" exhibit at Disneyland. View Post»

Dimming out vehicle lights in World War II
  • Pacific Press

Dimming out vehicle lights in World War II

Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | August 11, 2014

Traffic is stopped for light dimout vehicle inspection on Wilshire Blvd. View Post»

Nixon resigns, returns home to California
  • Associated Press

Nixon resigns, returns home to California

Posted On: 12:23 a.m. | August 7, 2014

In a televised speech to the nation, President Richard M. Nixon announces his resignation from office, effective noon, Friday, Aug. 9, 1974. View Post»

Clearing Big Sur slide
  • Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times

Clearing Big Sur slide

Posted On: 4:44 a.m. | August 5, 2014

A massive slide blocking California 1 near Big Sur is taking months to remove. View Post»

Full moon over L.A.
  • Tony Barnard / Los Angeles Times

Full moon over L.A.

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | August 4, 2014

A full moon vies with lighted towers of downtown Los Angeles. View Post»

Previous California droughts
  • Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times

Previous California droughts

Posted On: 12:33 a.m. | August 1, 2014

A look back at previous California droughts. View Post»

Protesting 1943 food prices
  • Wayne B. Cave / Los Angeles Times Archives/UCLA

Protesting 1943 food prices

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | July 31, 2014

Seven hundred protest 1943 prices at Banning Homes Market in San Pedro. View Post»

Times photographer assaulted after taking Legion picture
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

Times photographer assaulted after taking Legion picture

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | July 30, 2014

Three men assault Los Angeles Times staff photographer Paul Calvert after taking this photo. View Post»

Roosevelt Highway's 1929 opening in Malibu
  • Pacific & Atlantic Photos

Roosevelt Highway’s 1929 opening in Malibu

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | July 29, 2014

The last section of the Roosevelt Highway, connecting Mexico with Canada, is opened in Malibu. View Post»

Councilman has good press coverage
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Councilman has good press coverage

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | July 28, 2014

Byron Brainard, former newspaper editor and City Council member, seated at a typewriter near a newspaper printing press. View Post»

Frances Keys maintains Desert Queen Ranch
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times.

Frances Keys maintains Desert Queen Ranch

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | July 25, 2014

Mrs. Frances Keys reads correspondence from her husband, Bill Keys, in prison at San Quentin. View Post»

Illegal boat towing
  • Boris Yaro / Los Angeles Times

Illegal boat towing

Posted On: 12:33 a.m. | July 24, 2014

Towing boat with motorcycle is not allowed. View Post»

1912 Los Angeles Times composing room
  • Los Angeles Times

1912 Los Angeles Times composing room

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | July 23, 2014

Linotypes in the fourth floor composing room of the new Los Angeles Times building. View Post»

Bob Seger concerts at the Forum
  • Larry Armstrong / Los Angeles Times

Bob Seger concerts at the Forum

Posted On: 12:02 a.m. | July 22, 2014

Images from three different Bob Seger concerts at the Forum in Inglewood. View Post»

1926 roadside traffic court
  • Library file photo

1926 roadside traffic court

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | July 21, 2014

A genuine roadside court in Inglewood, California. 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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