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Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

Posted On: 10:10 a.m. | August 4, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Northern California, where the unpredictable Rocky fire grew to 65,000 acres after bursting through the containment line and jumping a highway, sending embers over firefighters View Post»

Salt water therapy

Salt water therapy

Posted On: 8:12 a.m. | August 4, 2015

As surfers from around the world gathered on the south side of the Huntington Beach pier for the 2015 U.S. Vans Open of Surfing, on the north side of the pier, the scene was similar, less competitive, all inclusive. “Just like the waves in the ocean, so too are the waves in our emotion,’ said surfer Joel Pilgrim. “We really go through ups and downs in our life, and I guess the ocean just... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 3, 2015

Pictures in the News | August 3, 2015

Posted On: 9:36 a.m. | August 3, 2015

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Northern California, where more than 12,000 residents have been evacuated as the destructive Rocky fire exploded to 60,000 acres across three counties and consumed 50 structures, including 24 homes. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | July 27-Aug. 2, 2015
  • Rob Stothard / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | July 27-Aug. 2, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | July 31, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, 6,500 competitors and 2,000 coaches from 165 countries, all gathered for an event as grand as their aspirations: the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 31, 2015
  • Matt Cardy / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | July 31, 2015

Posted On: 11:24 a.m. | July 31, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Los Angeles, where the Special Olympics World Games: Los Angeles 2015 are winding down after a full week of competition. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 30, 2015
  • Lucas Marie / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | July 30, 2015

Posted On: 12:14 p.m. | July 30, 2015

Thursday Pictures in the News begins in the Indian Ocean, investigators, trying to determine what happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 more than 16 months ago, said Thursday they were nearly certain that a 6-foot-long piece of a plane's wing assembly was part of a Boeing 777 -- and MH370 is the only such plane that is missing. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 29, 2015
  • Denis Tyrin / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | July 29, 2015

Posted On: 10:03 a.m. | July 29, 2015

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Russia with a moon rises over the Qol Sharif mosque in Kazan, Russia. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 28, 2015

Pictures in the News | July 28, 2015

Posted On: 8:41 a.m. | July 28, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where the parents of Nick Fagnano are joined by family and friends on the one year anniversary of his death caused by lightning in Venice. The group formed a heart in the sand close to the site where Nick died. "There is a hole in our hearts that will never completely heal," said Mary Fagnano, Nick's mother. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 27, 2015
  • Rick Bowmer / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | July 27, 2015

Posted On: 11:25 a.m. | July 27, 2015

The 2015 Special Olympics World Games at Los Angeles is underway as athletes took to the fields, pools and courts to officially start the games. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | July 20 – 26, 2015
  • OZAN KOSE / AFP

The Week in Pictures | July 20 – 26, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | July 24, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Winters, CA: The glow of flames from the Wragg Fire is visible in Winters, Calif., where the wildfire has burned more than 6,000 acres and threatens nearly 200 homes as it moves through dry brush near Lake Berryessa. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 24, 2015

Pictures in the News | July 24, 2015

Posted On: 2:28 p.m. | July 24, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where fans take photos in the Lumix Panasonic 360 booth at VidCon at the Anaheim Convention Center. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 23, 2015

Pictures in the News | July 23, 2015

Posted On: 10:01 a.m. | July 23, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in a Los Angeles courtroom, where Trishawn Cardessa Carey listens to her lawyer speak during a bail hearing. Carey has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon against a police officer and resisting arrest, and could face 25 years to life in prison under California's three-strikes sentencing law for repeat offenders. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 22, 2015
  • David Ramos / Getty Images Europe

Pictures in the News | July 22, 2015

Posted On: 10:57 a.m. | July 22, 2015

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News beach-goers  crowd Levante Beach in Spain where the country has set a new record for visitors. Saas-Fee, Valais, Switzerland: Freeskiers train in the Freestyle Park Saas-Fee on the Feegletscher glacier on Wednesday. Salgotarjan, Hungary:  The 'Milky Way' is seen in the summer night sky northeast of Budapest in a 30 second exposure. Los Angeles:... View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 21, 2015
  • CARL DE SOUZA / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | July 21, 2015

Posted On: 9:55 a.m. | July 21, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Africa, where people gather around the body of a man shot dead in Burundi. Burundians voted amid gunfire and grenade blasts, with President Pierre Nkurunziza widely expected to win a third straight term despite international condemnation and thousands of people fleeing feared violence. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 20, 2015
  • Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times

Pictures in the News | July 20, 2015

Posted On: 11:46 a.m. | July 20, 2015

In Monday's Pictures in the News the North fire burns near Baldy Mesa in the San Bernardino Mountains after the blaze jumped the 15 Freeway over the weekend. Desert Center: Emergency crews respond after a pickup truck crashed into the collapse of an elevated section of Interstate 10 on Sunday. The bridge, which carries the eastbound interstate about 15 feet above a normally dry wash, snapped... View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 16, 2015
  • ANGELOS TZORTZINIS / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | July 16, 2015

Posted On: 10:38 a.m. | July 16, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in the birthplace of golf, where Jordan Spieth of the United States looks on from the 9th green during the first round of the 144th British Open Championship at The Old Course in St Andrews, Scotland. 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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