Framework

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Anti-government protests turn deadly in Kiev, Ukraine
  • Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images

Anti-government protests turn deadly in Kiev, Ukraine

Posted On: 1:19 p.m. | January 23, 2014

Kiev, Ukraine has been the epicenter of two months of protests against President Viktor Yanukovych that have grown increasingly violent this week. Opposition leaders had given Yanukovych a deadline of Thursday evening to make concessions or face renewed clashes there, and they quenched the barricade fires that had coated the capital in black smoke in a tenuous cease-fire. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 23, 2014

Pictures in the News | Jan. 23, 2014

Posted On: 10:41 a.m. | January 23, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, friends of Kim Pham, who was beaten to death outside the Crosby nightclub in downtown Santa Ana, comfort each other at the scene of the attack. Pomona: A bicyclist was struck and killed by a Foothill Transit bus on White Avenue, between Orange Grove and Holt avenues, Thursday morning. Hollywood: After placing his front paws in cement to make an... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 22, 2014
  • Peter Pereira / Standard Times

Pictures in the News | Jan. 22, 2014

Posted On: 9:22 a.m. | January 22, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast, where a man is covered in snow as he tries to clear a path after a snow storm in New Bedford, Mass. A winter storm dumped a foot or more of snow and closed schools across much of the Northeast. The storm stretched from Kentucky to New England but hit hardest along the heavily populated Interstate 95 corridor between Philadelphia and... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 21, 2014

Pictures in the News | Jan. 21, 2014

Posted On: 11:56 a.m. | January 21, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, Los Angeles Fire Department firefighters mop up a house fire and another at an abandoned car dealership. Kiev, Ukraine: Anti-government protesters hold their ground through a night of violent street clashes in the Ukrainian capital. Philadelphia: A storm sweeps across the Mid-Atlantic and New England that could bring up to a foot of snow to Philadelphia... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 20, 2014

Pictures in the News | Jan. 20, 2014

Posted On: 12:12 p.m. | January 20, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News a passerby walks beneath a likeness of Martin Luther King Jr. on Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles. On Monday, the nation is commemorating the civil rights leader, who was assassinated in 1968. View Post»

Photo essay | Gaza's poorest struggle to survive
  • Adel Hana / Associated Press

Photo essay | Gaza’s poorest struggle to survive

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | January 20, 2014

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Salih Alwadiya is among the Gaza Strip's poorest. The 61-year-old's home consists of a kitchen, several small rooms and a space devoted to pigeons and a goose. Many of his 20 children live with him and his three wives near a sewage plant. In all, more than 50 people live in the small compound. Their only form of transportation is a donkey cart, as his motorcycle is... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 13–19, 2013

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 13–19, 2013

Posted On: 5:00 p.m. | January 17, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin in Southern California, where the fast-moving Colby fire, which started early Thursday, has consumed 1,709 acres and destroyed five homes. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 17, 2014
  • Joshua Paul / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Jan. 17, 2014

Posted On: 9:20 a.m. | January 17, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where the Colby fire that has been burning above Glendora since Thursday morning did not increase in size overnight as crews took advantage of calmer winds to reinforce containment lines. View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 16, 2014

Pictures in the News | January 16, 2014

Posted On: 11:19 a.m. | January 16, 2014

Thursday Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where the fast-moving Colby fire, which broke out near Glendora, north of Los Angeles on the edge of the Angeles National Forest. View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 15, 2014
  • Andy Wong / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | January 15, 2014

Posted On: 9:08 a.m. | January 15, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Los Padres National Forest, where the booming illegal international wildlife trade forced conservationists to do the unthinkable: Brand the golden domes of two of the rarest tortoises on Earth to reduce their black market value by making it easier for authorities to trace them if stolen. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 14, 2014

Pictures in the News | Jan. 14, 2014

Posted On: 11:40 a.m. | January 14, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, people gather for a memorial at "Kelly's Corner" after two former Fullerton police officers were found not guilty in the beating death of Kelly Thomas. San Bernardino: Workers clear a tree that toppled onto the administration building of Mt. Vernon Elementary School because of high winds. Los Angeles: Work crews install a floor at Dodger Stadium in... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 13, 2014

Pictures in the News | Jan. 13, 2014

Posted On: 11:15 a.m. | January 13, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News, Marines from the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force from Camp Pendleton gather for a sunrise departure for Afghanistan. They make up the first group of about 4,000 Marines and sailors that will depart in the next couple of weeks destined for Helmand province. Los Angeles: Mourners join hands on a residential street in the Crenshaw district where a Cadillac... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | January 6 – 12, 2013
  • Ben Birchall / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | January 6 – 12, 2013

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | January 10, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Incredible images this week out of Indonesia as villagers react to being covered in ash from the eruption of Mt. Sinabung in Payung village. The number of displaced people has increased to 22,000 in Western Indonesia as Mt. Sinabung continues to spew ash and smoke after several eruptions since September. Eleven deaths have now been... View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 10, 2014
  • Joshua Trujillo / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | January 10, 2014

Posted On: 9:08 a.m. | January 10, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in England, where crew members greet their loved ones after disembarking HMS Illustrious in Portsmouth, England. The ships returned with her 650 crew after a five month deployment to South East Asia delivering Aid relief to victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 9, 2014
  • PETER PARKS / AFP

Pictures in the News | Jan. 9, 2014

Posted On: 10:40 a.m. | January 9, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, villagers react as their village is hit by ash from the eruption of Mt. Sinabung in Payung village in Karo District, North Sumatra, Indonesia. The number of displaced people has increased to 22,000 in Western Indonesia as Mt. Sinabung continues to spew ash and smoke after several eruptions since September. Eleven deaths have now been recorded as a result of... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 8, 2014
  • JAMES NEISS © James Neiss / Niagara Gazette

Pictures in the News | Jan. 8, 2014

Posted On: 9:50 a.m. | January 8, 2014

Mother Nature gets the nod to start Wednesday's Pictures in the News. The frozen mist from Niagara Falls coats the landscape around Prospect Point at Niagara Falls State Park, where the Polar Vortex brought high winds and frigid temperatures to the area. More than 4, 500 miles away, the Sony Open at the Waialae Country Club in Honolulu, Hawaii gets underway under sunny skies. In South America,... 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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