Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Colossus roller coaster
  • Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Colossus roller coaster

Posted On: 10:04 a.m. | August 16, 2014

A look back at the Colossus wooden roller coaster at Magic Mountain. View Post»

LA Stories: 100 Years of Watson Family Press Photography
  • ©Watson Family Archive / www.Fathom.Gallery

LA Stories: 100 Years of Watson Family Press Photography

Posted On: 9:43 p.m. | August 15, 2014

A new gallery show "LA Stories: 100 Years of Watson Family Press Photography," opens Saturday Aug. 16, 2014. View Post»

Los Angeles' first Harmonica Week
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Los Angeles’ first Harmonica Week

Posted On: 12:44 a.m. | August 15, 2014

Mayor Frank Shaw with Manuel Martinez, 13, left, and Herman Bower, 11, in photo to promote Harmonica week in Los Angeles. View Post»

L.A. Times delivered in 1911 flight
  • Los Angeles Times

L.A. Times delivered in 1911 flight

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | August 14, 2014

French aviator Didier Masson on his aircraft loaded with bundles of the Los Angeles Times. View Post»

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»

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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