Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | May 22, 2015
  • JIM WATSON / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | May 22, 2015

Posted On: 9:49 a.m. | May 22, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast, where members of the 3rd US Infinity Regiment place American flags at the foot of graves in Arlington National Cemetery, during the annual "Flags In" ceremony for Memorial Day. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 21, 2015

Pictures in the News | May 21, 2015

Posted On: 10:18 a.m. | May 21, 2015

Thursday Pictures in the News begins in California, where clues as to what caused a 24-inch oil pipeline to rupture along California's picturesque Gaviota Coast remain buried beneath tons of oil-contaminated earth. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 20, 2015
  • Joyce Marshall / The Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Pictures in the News | May 20, 2015

Posted On: 12:39 p.m. | May 20, 2015

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins along California's central coast, where a clean-up operation is underway at Refugio State Beach after a ruptured pipeline near Santa Barbara leaked an estimated 21,000 gallons of crude oil. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 19, 2015
  • Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times

Pictures in the News | May 19, 2015

Posted On: 8:57 a.m. | May 19, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Yosemite National Park, where Max Buchini peeks over the edge of the cliff next to a heart-shaped rock with feather wings, meant as a memorial for the late Dean Potter and Graham Hunt after their death from a BASE jump of Taft Point. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | May 11-17, 2015
  • SASCHA JONACK / German Armed Forces

The Week in Pictures | May 11-17, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | May 15, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin this week on the East Coast, where investigators scoured the scene of a derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia, searching for clues to the accident that killed eight people and injured more than 200 people in one of the nation’s busiest transportation corridors. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 15, 2015
  • LOIC VENANCE / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | May 15, 2015

Posted On: 12:08 p.m. | May 15, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins on the French Riviera, where actress Michelle Rodriguez waves as she arrives for the screening of the film "Mad Max : Fury Road" during the 68th Cannes Film Festival. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 14, 2014
  • MARTY MELVILLE / AFP

Pictures in the News | May 14, 2014

Posted On: 2:38 p.m. | May 14, 2015

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, a group of Maoris performs a traditional dance for Britain's Prince Harry during his visit to Putiki Marae in Whanganui, New Zealand. Ilopango, San Salvador: Members of the Salvadorean national civil police conduct an early morning operation rounding up 18th Street gang members. Katmandu, Nepal: Rescue workers recover residents' property from an... View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 13, 2015
  • Patrick Semansky / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | May 13, 2015

Posted On: 10:21 a.m. | May 13, 2015

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast, where investigators were scouring the scene of a derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia, searching for clues to explain the accident that killed at least six and injured more than 200 people in one of the nation’s busiest transportation corridors. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 12, 2015
  • Daniel Smorigo / EPA

Pictures in the News | May 12, 2015

Posted On: 9:24 a.m. | May 12, 2015

We begin Tuesday's Pictures in the News back in Nepal, where another powerful earthquake struck in Kathmandu, killing more than 20 people more than two weeks after a 7.8-magnitude quake killed more than 8,000 people. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 11, 2015
  • LARRY W. SMITH / EPA

Pictures in the News | May 11, 2015

Posted On: 10:16 a.m. | May 11, 2015

In Monday's Pictures in the News, tornadoes rip through Texas and Arkansas, killing four and injuring dozens. In Texas, two people died and eight were missing after a tornado pummeled the small city of Van in Van Zandt County on Sunday night, according to city officials. Kashgar, China: A sandstorm in the northwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region creates a selfie opportunity. Los... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | May 4-10, 2015
  • Peter Kneffel / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | May 4-10, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | May 8, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. In Paris, French President Francois Hollande pays his respects during a ceremony to mark 70 years since victory over Nazi Germany in World War II. More . . . . View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 8, 2015
  • TONY KARUMBA / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | May 8, 2015

Posted On: 10:34 a.m. | May 8, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Africa, where refugees gather to watch the arrival of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres at the sprawling Dadaab refugee camp that currently houses some 350,000 people. Kenya's government asked the UN refugee agency to close the camp after an attack on Kenyas Garissa University by Somalia-based Al-Shabaab gunmen in April, whom... View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 7, 2015

Pictures in the News | May 7, 2015

Posted On: 11:33 a.m. | May 7, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where a man places flowers at a growing memorial, near the site of a fatal LAPD officer-involved shooting of a homeless man in Venice. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 6, 2015
  • David Ramos / Getty Images AsiaPac

Pictures in the News | May 6, 2015

Posted On: 9:52 a.m. | May 6, 2015

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, villagers take cover during an aid-dropping operation by an Indian helicopter in Lampuk, Nepal. Johannesburg: Ballerinas take a break during a "Giselle" dress rehearsal before the first official show as the St. Petersburg Ballet Theater kicks off the South African leg of the global season. Cape Canaveral, Fla.: SpaceX's Dragon capsule launches from ... View Post»

Los Angeles Times speaker series | Michael Robinson Chavez

Los Angeles Times speaker series | Michael Robinson Chavez

Posted On: 11:36 a.m. | May 5, 2015

We are excited to announce the launch of a new video series featuring the award-winning photo staff of the Los Angeles Times. Our hope is to engage you, our viewers, in a conversation about our work. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 5, 2015
  • PHIL MOORE / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | May 5, 2015

Posted On: 11:26 a.m. | May 5, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Mediterranean Sea with a dramatic image of a rescue of migrants on a sinking rubber boat desperately clambering up ropes and a ladder from the cargo ship in the sea between Libya and Sicily. 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.

VISUAL STAFF

  • Jeff Amlotte
  • Don Bartletti
  • Liz O. Baylen
  • Mark Boster
  • Bob Chamberlin
  • Bryan Chan
  • Michael Robinson Chavez
  • Myung J. Chun
  • Jay L. Clendenin
  • Carolyn Cole
  • Anne Cusack
  • Barbara Davidson
  • Ricardo DeAratanha
  • Gina Ferazzi
  • Gary Friedman
  • Robert Gauthier
  • Lawrence K. Ho
  • Don Kelsen
  • Irfan Khan
  • Glenn Koenig
  • Robert Lachman
  • Rick Loomis
  • Kirk McKoy
  • Mel Melcon
  • Genaro Molina
  • Francine Orr
  • Allen J. Schaben
  • Al Seib
  • Luis Sinco
  • Wally Skalij
  • Brian van der Brug

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