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Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | Oct. 10, 2013
  • Andrew Milligan / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Oct. 10, 2013

Posted On: 9:33 a.m. | October 10, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, John Lennon fans gather at his Hollywood Walk of Fame star to celebrate his 73rd birthday on Wednesday. Los Angeles: Members of the USC band, cheer squad and student body participate in a pep rally in the heart of campus Wednesday as the football team prepares to take on the Arizona Wildcats in its first game under the Trojans' interim coach, Ed Orgeron. ... View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 9, 2013
  • Win McNamee / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | October 9, 2013

Posted On: 9:29 a.m. | October 9, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Washington with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) arriving at the U.S. Capitol as a government shutdown enters its ninth day amid continued congressional gridlock over the federal budget and debt. Los Angeles: A firefighter works to extinguish a blaze Tuesday at the Crouch Memorial Church of God in Christ in South L.A. Three firefighters... View Post»

Photo essay | Syria ruins
  • Associated Press

Photo essay | Syria ruins

Posted On: 7:01 p.m. | October 8, 2013

KAFER ROUMA, Syria (AP) — Looking weary and malnourished, the baby girl could hardly open her eyes. Fatima was born just a month ago amid the ancient ruins outside Kafer Rouma, a village in northern Syria that has come under shelling by government forces during the country's civil war. Her family fled their home in the village to the giant stone blocks and centuries-old walls so that... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 8, 2013

Pictures in the News | Oct. 8, 2013

Posted On: 10:34 a.m. | October 8, 2013

Tuesday's Pictures in the news starts with Katherine Diane Lipp, Elyssia Hadi Widjaja and Elizabeth Katie Woolf sharing the joy after being named as three of the seven members of the 2014 Tournament of Roses Royal Court at the Tournament House in Pasadena. Los Angeles: Dodgers hero Juan Uribe hits a two-run home run in the eighth inning at Dodgers Stadium to lift the Dodgers to a 4-3 victory... View Post»

Faces of fright frozen in photos at Nightmares Fear Factory
  • Nightmares Fear Factory

Faces of fright frozen in photos at Nightmares Fear Factory

Posted On: 2:39 p.m. | October 7, 2013

Remote controlled cameras capture faces of fright at Nightmares Fear Factory in Niagra Falls, Ontario, Canada. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 7, 2013

Pictures in the News | October 7, 2013

Posted On: 8:28 a.m. | October 7, 2013

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Los Angeles, where the Dodgers took a two-games-to-one lead in the best-of-five National League division series over the Atlanta Braves. The Dodgers offered a forceful reminder that they possess offensive firepower to overcome almost anything. What initially looked like an unfolding crisis quickly turned into the Dodgers' loudest statement of the... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Sept. 30 – Oct. 6, 2013
  • Jacquelyn Martin / Pool

The Week in Pictures | Sept. 30 – Oct. 6, 2013

Posted On: 3:09 p.m. | October 4, 2013

Some of our favorite photos from around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 4, 2013
  • Jewel Samad / AFP

Pictures in the News | Oct. 4, 2013

Posted On: 9:25 a.m. | October 4, 2013

In Friday's Pictures in the News people take cover as gunshots were being heard at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Officers pursued and killed a female driver who they said tried to breach a barricade outside the White House. A child was removed from the car and taken to a hospital. Los Angeles: Gov. Jerry Brown signs a bill allowing immigrants lacking legal immigration status to obtain... View Post»

Life Magazine photographer Bill Eppridge | 1938-2013
  • © Burton Berinsky / Time & Life Pictures

Life Magazine photographer Bill Eppridge | 1938-2013

Posted On: 9:50 p.m. | October 3, 2013

Life magazine photographer Bill Eppridge was on assignment taking pictures of wild horses in the Montana mountains in 1968 when he got word that Robert F. Kennedy had announced he was running for president. “I jumped into my jeep, drove about 20 miles down the worst roads in the world,” Eppridge said in a 2006 radio interview. He had photographed Kennedy in 1966 and was so taken with the... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 3, 2013
  • Eduardo Verdugo / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Oct. 3, 2013

Posted On: 9:47 a.m. | October 3, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, protesters mark the anniversary of the Tlatelolco massacre in Mexico City.  Mexico commemorated the 45th anniversary of the massacre of students holding an anti-government protest in 1968, days before the Summer Olympics celebrations in Mexico City. Lampedusa, Italy: Rescued immigrants are brought ashore after least 92 others drowned and around 200 were... View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 2, 2013

Pictures in the News | October 2, 2013

Posted On: 10:27 a.m. | October 2, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where President Obama's Affordable Care Act stumbled out of the gate with computer glitches, long hold times and an online enrollment delay for small businesses. At Corcoran State Prison, officials allowed reporters to enter the Security Housing Unit, which holds some of the most dangerous inmates in the prison system. The unit has... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 1, 2013
  • Jacquelyn Martin / Pool

Pictures in the News | Oct. 1, 2013

Posted On: 11:08 a.m. | October 1, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, Afghan children play on the remains of a old Soviet tank in the city of Kandahar south of Kabul, Afghanistan. Beijing: A Chinese man walks past an honor guard after a ceremony marking the 64th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China at Tiananmen Square. Quang Ninh district, Vietnam: A woman inspects the damage to the house where she... View Post»

2013 Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach
  • Frederic J. Brown / AFP

2013 Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach

Posted On: 10:38 a.m. | September 30, 2013

Action shots and wipe-outs of the paws on boards at the 5th Annual Surf Dog competition at Huntington Beach. View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 30, 2013
  • Win McNamee / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | September 30, 2013

Posted On: 9:04 a.m. | September 30, 2013

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Washington, D.C., where tourists walk past the U.S. Capitol as Congress remains gridlocked over legislation to continue funding the federal government. In Southern California: Laker guard Kobe Bryant is surrounded during Saturday's media day at its training facility in El Segundo; visitors pause at  Janet Echelman's installation "The Space Between Us"... View Post»

iPhone 5s camera comparison test
  • Robert Lachman and Allison Sheridan

iPhone 5s camera comparison test

Posted On: 11:30 p.m. | September 28, 2013

Nobody really wants to believe that they bought the lesser phone. Most people just stick with their phone contract and upgrade. Who really takes the time to research the best camera in a smart phone anyway? View Post»

The Week in Pictures | September 23 – 29, 2013

The Week in Pictures | September 23 – 29, 2013

Posted On: 4:00 p.m. | September 27, 2013

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. It was a comeback for the ages this week in San Francisco, where the crew of Oracle Team USA celebrated after winning the 17th race of the America's Cup against Emirates Team New Zealand. The United States, after trailing 8 to 1, won eight straight races to retain the cup.  In other sports, Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera... 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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