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Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2010
  • Dar Yasin / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2010

Posted On: 9:42 a.m. | August 4, 2010

Our Pictures in the News feature is just that today - newsy. We begin in Srinagar, India, where demonstrators are defying a round-the-clock curfew. At least four people died in clashes with police as illustrated by grief-stricken women at a funeral for a Kashmiri youth killed in the conflict. From there we have a Canadian corporal walking through a field of marijuana plants during a patrol near... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 3, 2010
  • Frederic J. Brown / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Aug. 3, 2010

Posted On: 10:15 a.m. | August 3, 2010

We tap into nature in our Pictures in the News feature, starting with colorfully lighted jellyfish  at the Blue Zoo aquarium in Beijing and an unusual-looking spider in China. Speaking of tapping into things, 230 ballet dancers from all over the U.S. joined together in Central Park in an attempt to enter the Guinness Book of Records for "most ballerinas en pointe." Also, stops in Jakarta,... View Post»

Pictures in the News
  • Channi Anand / Associated Press

Pictures in the News

Posted On: 9:11 a.m. | August 2, 2010

Monday Aug. 2, 2010 — It's a colorful start to the week with our Pictures in the News feature as we drop in on an Indian thread maker preparing colored threads for flying kites in Jammu, India. We also have an unusual image of a woman who buried herself in protest to being moved from a slum in Jakarta, Indonesia. To round out the package, we have stops in China, Nepal Moscow and Washington,... View Post»

Pictures in the News

Pictures in the News

Posted On: 9:20 a.m. | July 30, 2010

Friday July 30, 2010-Today's Pictures in the News feature starts with glowing embers burning in the remains of a home destroyed by the Crown Fire in California. From there, we head east to Asia with stops in Tokyo, inner Mongolia, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. We finish with an artist displaying her makeup at the 2010 Taiwan International Tattoo Convention in Taipei. Come take a look. View Post»

Pictures in the News
  • Eugene Hoshiko / Associated Press

Pictures in the News

Posted On: 9:21 a.m. | July 29, 2010

Thursday July 29, 2010-Walking under a rainbow of optimism, opponents of Arizona's SB 1070 march through the streets of downtown Phoenix in the pre-dawn hours opens today's Pictures in the News feature. We also serve up a celestial moment courtesy of the La Silla Observatory in Chile. From there we make stops in China, Europe, India and finish inside a grain silo in Mount Carroll, Illinois.... View Post»

Ansel Adams negatives revealed? Fresno man makes his case

Ansel Adams negatives revealed? Fresno man makes his case

Posted On: 9:48 a.m. | July 28, 2010

A team of experts who have examined Rick Norsigian's stash of antique negatives say they appear to be part of Ansel Adams' body of work. The photographer's family and friends remain skeptical. View Post»

Summer vacation travel photography contest

Summer vacation travel photography contest

Posted On: 2:35 p.m. | July 27, 2010

Let's see the world you experienced this summer. View Post»

New iPhone 4 Videos

New iPhone 4 Videos

Posted On: 2:33 a.m. | July 7, 2010

Check out my favorite cinematic iPhone masterpiece, “Apple of My Eye,” which took 24 hours of editing on the iPhone after the filming. The video also includes interesting behind the scenes clips. View Post»

All Charged Up

All Charged Up

Posted On: 5:45 p.m. | June 30, 2010

Okay, it’s conceivable I just have too many gadgets. And now I’m facing the big decision: to iPad or not to iPad? View Post»

Iconic photographs re-created with Lego pieces

Iconic photographs re-created with Lego pieces

Posted On: 5:45 p.m. | June 29, 2010

British photographer Mike Stimpson pays homage to iconic photographs with Legos. View Post»

Sunflower in Orange County

Photographing flowers

Posted On: 5:45 p.m. | June 29, 2010

The consensus among photographers is that early morning is the best time to photograph flowers. Try to shoot before the wind picks up and makes the flowers a moving target. 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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