Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

2015 Carnival in Rio de Janeiro
  • Felipe Dana / Associated Press

2015 Carnival in Rio de Janeiro

Posted On: 3:14 p.m. | February 16, 2015

The show went on at the world's most-celebrated Carnival parades, despite a tropical deluge that soaked thousands of feather-clad dancers, wildly costumed musicians and masses of spectators at Rio de Janeiro's Sambadrome. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 16, 2015
  • Jacqueline Larma / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | February 16, 2015

Posted On: 11:56 a.m. | February 16, 2015

Monday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast, where another blizzard walloped the Northeast, caving in roofs and testing sanity as this winter shapes up to be one of the snowiest on record for some areas. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | February 9 – 15, 2015

The Week in Pictures | February 9 – 15, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | February 13, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Minsk, Belarus: Russian President Vladimir Putin, France's President Francois Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko attend a meeting in Minsk, aimed at halting a 10-month war in Ukraine where dozens were killed in the latest fighting. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 13, 2015
  • Wason Wanichakorn / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Feb. 13, 2015

Posted On: 8:30 a.m. | February 13, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins with a Valentine's Day theme, as three newlywed couples run away from a giant flower ball as a part of an adventure-themed wedding ceremony in Thailand. In Warsaw Poland, a man is seen though the Valentine's Day decorated shop window. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 12, 2015

Pictures in the News | February 12, 2015

Posted On: 10:20 a.m. | February 12, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where a vigil was held at the USC in memory of three Muslim students killed in a residential complex at the University of North Carolina. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 11, 2015

Pictures in the News | Feb. 11, 2015

Posted On: 12:33 p.m. | February 11, 2015

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, photojournalist Luis Sinco makes use of what photographers call the "golden light" when the sun is nearly set around Los Angeles. Boston: Commuters walk between piles of snow on a downtown street. The National Weather Service forecasts a weak weather system may bring 2 to 4 inches of new snow Thursday into Friday morning to the region, which already has... View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 10, 2015

Pictures in the News | February 10, 2015

Posted On: 9:44 a.m. | February 10, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Las Vegas, where the Clarion Hotel and Casino is imploded. It is the first casino implosion in Las Vegas since the New Frontier Hotel & Casino was brought down in 2007. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 9, 2015

Pictures in the News | February 9, 2015

Posted On: 9:24 a.m. | February 9, 2015

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where the music industry honored their own with the 2015 Grammy Awards at the Staples Center. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Feb. 2-8, 2015
  • ARMIN WEIGEL / DPA

The Week in Pictures | Feb. 2-8, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | February 6, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual communication. This week, incredible images out of Taiwan, where a TransAsia plane clipped a taxi and an elevated motorway before crashing into the Keelung river outside the capital of Taipei. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 6, 2015
  • Fabrice Wislez / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | February 6, 2015

Posted On: 9:12 a.m. | February 6, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins on Réunion island, where spectators watch the Piton de la Fournaise volcano during an eruption on the French Indian Ocean island. This is the second eruption in the past year at Piton de la Fournaise. View Post»

A photographer returns to Ebola-ravaged Liberia as recovery begins
  • John Moore

A photographer returns to Ebola-ravaged Liberia as recovery begins

Posted On: 6:44 p.m. | February 5, 2015

Among the things Moore witnessed in his return to Monrovia, Liberia last week, were a wedding, outings to the beach by hundreds and a change of approach to burial by aid workers. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 5, 2015
  • KIMIMASA MAYAMA / EPA

Pictures in the News | February 5, 2015

Posted On: 10:28 a.m. | February 5, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast with a view of Manhattan pictured from the Observatory of the Empire State Building. Start spreading the news. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 4, 2015
  • TVBS TAIWAN / AFP

Pictures in the News | Feb. 4, 2015

Posted On: 10:54 a.m. | February 4, 2015

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, the crash of a TransAsia plane is captured by the dashboard camera of a passing car. The turboprop plane clipped a taxi and an elevated motorway before crashing into the Keelung river outside Taiwan's capital, Taipei. Valhalla, N.Y.: Firefighters work the scene of a Tuesday crash of a Metro-North Railroad passenger train and a vehicle on the tracks. ... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 3, 2015
  • Paul Buck / EPA

Pictures in the News | Feb. 3, 2015

Posted On: 9:20 a.m. | February 3, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast, where remnants of a bad snowstorm has forced today’s parade for the NFL’s Super Bowl-winning New England Patriots to be postponed. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 2, 2015
  • Jonathan Nackstrand / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Feb. 2, 2015

Posted On: 4:38 p.m. | February 2, 2015

In today's Pictures in the News: Beverly Hills: Julianne Moore arrives at the Beverly Hills Hilton for the Oscar nominees' luncheon for the 87th Academy Awards. Washington, D.C.: President Obama takes a closer look at the silver hockey stick he was given by the Los Angeles Kings, the National Hockey League champions, in the East Room of the White House. Glendale, Ariz.: Malcolm Butler... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 2015

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | January 30, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Travel bans were lifted in New York City and New Jersey and parts of Connecticut earlier this week after a storm predicted to be a crippling, city-crushing monster veered east and unleashed its wrath on New England. 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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