Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Photo essay | Haiti Christian Summit
  • Dieu Nalio Chery / Associated Press

Photo essay | Haiti Christian Summit

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | March 17, 2014

The gathering in the village of Bois-Neuf was called “Prayer, Penance and Conversion,” and participants came with hopes of a better life for themselves or others. View Post»

Holi celebrations underway in India
  • Harish Tyagi / EPA

Holi celebrations underway in India

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | March 15, 2014

Holi, the popular Hindu spring festival of colors is observed in India at the end of the winter season on the last full moon of the lunar month and will be celebrated on March 16 this year. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | March 10-16, 2014
  • Manish Swarup / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | March 10-16, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | March 14, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. In the Ukraine, the arrival of Russian troops in Crimea has opened old wounds among the Crimean Tatars, who once again fear they will be unwelcome in their homeland. This time, however, some are organizing community watch patrols to protect their families and homes in what they still consider part of Ukraine. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 14, 2014

Pictures in the News | March 14, 2014

Posted On: 9:21 a.m. | March 14, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where the casket of Los Angeles police Officer Nicholas Lee, killed last week in a traffic accident, is carried into the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, where he was eulogized as a devoted family man and the quintessential LAPD officer. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 13, 2014

Pictures in the News | March 13, 2014

Posted On: 10:13 a.m. | March 13, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, pallbearers carry the casket of Los Angeles Police Officer Nicholas Lee in to the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels for his public funeral service. Lee died in a traffic accident in Beverly Hills while responding to a call. New York: Firemen watch as work crews remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem in New York City.  At... View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 12, 2014
  • John Minchillo / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 12, 2014

Posted On: 9:18 a.m. | March 12, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in New York, where firefighters were battling a five-alarm blaze caused by a suspected explosion at a building in East Harlem. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 11, 2014
  • Vadim Ghirda / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 11, 2014

Posted On: 9:45 a.m. | March 11, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News a Crimean Tatar man prays at a mosque in Bakhchysarai, Ukraine. The arrival of Russian troops in Crimea has opened old wounds among the Crimean Tatars, who once again fear they will be unwelcome in their homeland. This time, however, some are organizing community watch patrols to protect their families and homes in what they still consider part of Ukraine. ... View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 10, 2014
  • Christina House / For the Los Angeles Times

Pictures in the News | March 10, 2014

Posted On: 8:36 a.m. | March 10, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins on the streets on Southern California with the 2014 L.A. Marathon. Race-day temperatures climbed to 81 degrees at the finish line, the highest ever recorded since the marathon began its 26.2-mile “Stadium to the Sea” course from Dodger Stadium to Santa Monica five years ago. View Post»

Photo essay | Olive oil production in Greece
  • Petros Giannakouris / Associated Press

Photo essay | Olive oil production in Greece

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | March 10, 2014

KALO PEDI, Greece — It was used to groom ancient Olympic athletes and remains a widely used modern staple in Greece's diet. But olive oil could be the latest victim of the country's grueling financial crisis. The international Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development is advising Greece to allow the sale of olive oil blended with cheaper vegetable oils to make it more affordable... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | March 3 – 9, 2014
  • Felipe Dana / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | March 3 – 9, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | March 7, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Brazil is known for its exotic fauna, but the creatures on display for Rio de Janeiro's exuberant Carnival parade were a motley crew, even by local standards. In the Big Easy, revelers throw beads in the rain to crowds below from the balcony during Mardi Gras festivities in the French Quarter in New Orleans. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 7, 2014

Pictures in the News | March 7, 2014

Posted On: 8:34 a.m. | March 7, 2014

Fridays Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where Journalists surround Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto as he emerges from his house amid a frenzy of speculation that he is the creator of the virtual currency. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 6:59 a.m. | March 7, 2014

Winners of 71st annual Pictures of the Year International View Post»

Behind the lens | photographer Todd Glaser shoots Pipeline
  • Todd Glaser / Surfer magazine

Behind the lens | photographer Todd Glaser shoots Pipeline

Posted On: 5:16 p.m. | March 6, 2014

When shooting at Pipeline everything tends to blur into one as your adrenalin is running really high. I remember shooting the Pipe Masters last year and watching CJ Hobgood, John John Florence and Kelly Slater catching some incredible waves. When you're shooting photos, you become so focused on making sure there are no water drops on the port, you're in the right spot that the waves... View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 6, 2014
  • Christopher Perry / NASA / NASA

Pictures in the News | March 6, 2014

Posted On: 12:26 p.m. | March 6, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, a NASA-funded sounding rocket launches into an aurora over Venetie, Alaska, in the early morning. Pretoria, South Africa: Olympian Oscar Pistorius listens to evidence from a witness speaking about the morning of the shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, in court on the fourth day of his trial.  Pistorius is charged with murder in the shooting death... View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 5, 2014
  • Gerald Herbert / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 5, 2014

Posted On: 8:48 a.m. | March 5, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Big Easy, as revelers throw beads in the rain to crowds below from the balcony during Mardi Gras festivities in the French Quarter in New Orleans. Mardi Gras is French for Fat Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent, the season of penance and prayer for Christians around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 4, 2014

Pictures in the News | March 4, 2014

Posted On: 11:59 a.m. | March 4, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, the set for the Academy Awards on Hollywood Boulevard is taken down. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Revelers perform during the second night of Carnival. Venice, Italy: Flooding in St. Mark's Square on the last day of the 2014 Carnival of Venice. Beijing: The Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and National People's Congress gets underway at... 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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