Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | Sept. 19, 2014
  • Julie Jacobson / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Sept. 19, 2014

Posted On: 9:21 a.m. | September 19, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in SoCal, where youtube sensation iJustine, Justine Ezarik, is first in line oustide the Santa Monica Apple store to get the new iPhoto6. Ezarik was waiting in line with Cody LaScala, who suffers from cerebal palsy and is auctioning off her old phone with proceeds going to a charity benefiting cerebal palsy. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 18, 2014

Pictures in the News | Sept. 18, 2014

Posted On: 10:35 a.m. | September 18, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where Los Angeles Angels players celebrate with fans after the Angels clinching the American League West Division -- their first since 2009. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 17, 2014

Pictures in the News | Sept. 17, 2014

Posted On: 3:56 p.m. | September 17, 2014

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News new Ford Mustangs sit in the parking lot of Mel's Drive-in before they were picked up and taken for test rides by automotive critics. Wildomar, Calif.: Standing water is cleaned up at Lake Elsinore High School during Tuesday's microburst storm that swept across Wildomar and Lake Elsinore and brought flash flooding, debris flows and damage. Lagos,... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 16, 2014
  • Darvin Atkeson / YosemiteLandscape

Pictures in the News | Sept. 16, 2014

Posted On: 10:51 a.m. | September 16, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Northern California, where a wildfire approaches the shore of Bass Lake. Fire crews are attempting to get better access to a number of wildfires in California that have forced hundreds to evacuate their homes in Northern California. View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 15, 2014

Pictures in the News | September 15, 2014

Posted On: 10:20 a.m. | September 15, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News, children in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles cool off on a 30-foot blow up swimming pool slide during a birthday party during high weekend temperatures. Huntington Beach: A 3-year-old poodle trains for the Surf City Surf Dog surfing dog competition held at Huntington Beach on Sept. 28. San Diego: Chargers tight end Antonio Gates makes a... View Post»

GoPro, Sony and Kurgo are making action-camera dog harnesses

GoPro, Sony and Kurgo are making action-camera dog harnesses

Posted On: 10:45 p.m. | September 12, 2014

Do I really need video from my dogs perspective? Companies like GoPro and Sony seem to think so. They both make dog camera harnesses for their action POV (point-of-view) cameras. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | September 8 – 14, 2014
  • Pool / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | September 8 – 14, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | September 12, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week marked the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people at the World Trade Center, Pentagon and on Flight 93. View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 12, 2014
  • Gregory Boissy / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | September 12, 2014

Posted On: 10:10 a.m. | September 12, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Tahiti, where Takanui Smith rides a wave as fellow surfers and filming crew reacts during the shooting of a remake of the 1991 classic "Point Break" in the Hava'e pass in Teahupoo. View Post»

Filmmaker Jason Baffa is set to release his latest surf documentary, 'Bella Vita,' which explores family roots and the Italian surf subculture
  • Jason Baffa

Filmmaker Jason Baffa is set to release his latest surf documentary, ‘Bella Vita,’ which explores family roots and the Italian surf subculture

Posted On: 3:50 p.m. | September 11, 2014

While traveling to Bali in 2011, I re-connected with my old friend, Chris Del Moro. Chris is a traveler, an artist, an environmentalist and a great surfer. During that trip, we began chatting about film ideas and I expressed my interest in working with him. We connected on the fact that as Southern Californian surfers, we were both born to Italian fathers. Chris told me about his... View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 11, 2014
  • MUJAHID SAFODIEN / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | September 11, 2014

Posted On: 9:37 a.m. | September 11, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in New York, where memorial observances held at the site of the World Trade Center. This year marks the 13th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people at the World Trade Center, Pentagon and on Flight 93. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 10, 2014
  • CESAR MANSO / AFP

Pictures in the News | Sept. 10, 2014

Posted On: 11:57 a.m. | September 10, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News showcases the third and final supermoon of 2014. The phenomenon, which scientists call a perigee moon, occurs when the moon is near the horizon and appears larger and brighter than other full moons. Ritterhude, Germany: Smoke rises in the sky as a factory burns after an explosion. According to local media, an explosion occurred at a chemical plants area where... View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 9, 2014
  • Michael Frye / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | September 9, 2014

Posted On: 10:12 a.m. | September 9, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in California, where the wilderness near Yosemite National Park's iconic Half Dome has been completely evacuated as a wind-driven wildfire continued to spread through the area Tuesday. The Meadow fire, last measured at nearly 2,600 acres, forced authorities to evacuate dozens of hikers by helicopter after flames cut off their exit. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 8, 2014

Pictures in the News | Sept. 8, 2014

Posted On: 10:24 a.m. | September 8, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News, a traditional dance troupe whirls through the intersection of Cesar E. Chavez and Gage avenues during the 68th annual East Los Angeles Mexican Independence Day Parade and Festival. Huntington Beach: The seventh annual Blessing of the Waves ceremony took place Sunday though the surf was deemed too big for the traditional paddle-out at the end of the service. ... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | September 1 – 7, 2014
  • JOHANNES EISELE / AFP

The Week in Pictures | September 1 – 7, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | September 5, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Calling for higher pay and the right to form a union without retaliation, fast-food chain workers protested as part of a wave of strikes and protests in 150 cities across the U.S. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 5, 2014

Pictures in the News | Sept. 5, 2014

Posted On: 8:57 a.m. | September 5, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Canada, where tourists and locals stop to take pictures with a TIFF sign along King Street in downtown Toronto on the first day of the Toronto International Film Festival. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 4, 2014

Pictures in the News | Sept. 4, 2014

Posted On: 10:49 a.m. | September 4, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, fast-food workers rally outside a South Los Angeles McDonald's as part of efforts to raise wages to $15 an hour and the right to form unions. Shanghai: A bride poses underwater for her wedding pictures at a photo studio ahead of her wedding next year. Her fiance said they had their wedding photographs taken underwater because "it's romantic and beautiful."... 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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