Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

The latest: World Backup Day, Periscope and Nikon Coolpix P900

The latest: World Backup Day, Periscope and Nikon Coolpix P900

Posted On: 9:52 a.m. | March 31, 2015

Tuesday, March 31 is World Backup Day 2015. I’m sure you have it marked on your calendar. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 31, 2015
  • Jerome Delay / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 31, 2015

Posted On: 9:29 a.m. | March 31, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in West Africa, where Nigerians are waiting in hope and fear for results of the tightest and most bitterly contested presidential election in the nation's turbulent history. View Post»

POY Latam contest, showcasing Latin American photographers' work, now open
  • Lucas Ninno

POY Latam contest, showcasing Latin American photographers’ work, now open

Posted On: 3:58 p.m. | March 30, 2015

POY Latam contest, showcasing Latin American photographers' work, now open. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 30, 2015

Pictures in the News | March 30, 2015

Posted On: 8:27 a.m. | March 30, 2015

In Monday’s Pictures in the News, tourists flock to views of the Hollywood sign in Griffith Park. Los Angeles City Parks and Recreation recently opened up Mount Hollywood Drive to let people get up close to take pictures of the Hollywood sign. This came in response to people in nearby Beachwood Canyon who complained of too much tourist traffic coming through their neighborhood. But now the... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | March 23 - 29, 2015
  • Kirsty Wigglesworth / AP

The Week in Pictures | March 23 – 29, 2015

Posted On: 6:25 p.m. | March 27, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. View Post»

A conversation with Pablo Unzueta
  • Pablo Unzueta

A conversation with Pablo Unzueta

Posted On: 2:50 p.m. | March 26, 2015

Pablo Unzueta comes from a family of photographers based in Santiago, Chile. Unzueta has a passion for human connection and storytelling and began documentary photography at the age of 17. Since then, he has been documenting poverty, protests, wild fires, and landscape-- along with portraiture. He is currently studying photojournalism at Mt. San Antonio Community College. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 26, 2015

Pictures in the News | March 26, 2015

Posted On: 10:52 a.m. | March 26, 2015

In Thursday’s Pictures in the News a jogger runs along the Santa Fe Dam in Irwindale as a heat wave comes to Southern California. Vicente Guerreo, Baja Mexico: A large group of striking farmworkers pray on the roadside in Vicente Guerrero, Baja, Mexico. As a farm laborer strike enters its second week, agribusiness representatives are resisting demands for a living wage. Long Beach: Long... View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 24, 2015
  • ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | March 24, 2015

Posted On: 9:55 a.m. | March 24, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in the French Alps, where a German airliner carrying 150 people crashed while on a flight from Barcelona, Spain, to the German city of Duesseldorf. France’s president warned that there were probably no survivors. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 23, 2015
  • Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times

Pictures in the News | March 23, 2015

Posted On: 10:33 a.m. | March 23, 2015

In Monday’s Pictures in the News, cyclists take over the streets for CicLAvia in Studio City. It was the first time the bike festival was held in the San Fernando Valley. Los Angeles: Members of the Soha Sharif Dance Troupe perform during Iranian New Year festivities at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Lynchburg, Va.: Sen. Ted Cruz announces his campaign for president  at Liberty... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | March 16 – 22, 2015

The Week in Pictures | March 16 – 22, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | March 20, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual communication. A solar eclipse was seen throughout Europe. The total eclipse was only visible only from a strip 10,000 miles long and 100 miles wide that swept across the North Atlantic Ocean, the Norwegian Sea and the Arctic Ocean. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 20, 2015
  • Luca Bruno / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 20, 2015

Posted On: 10:16 a.m. | March 20, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins Europe with a solar eclipse that throughout Europe. The total eclipse was visible only from a strip 10,000 miles long and 100 miles wide that swept across the North Atlantic Ocean, the Norwegian Sea and the Arctic Ocean. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 19, 2015
  • FETHI BELAID / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | March 19, 2015

Posted On: 10:10 a.m. | March 19, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in North Africa, where a member of the Tunisian security forces stands guard as journalists gather at the visitors entrance of the National Bardo Museum in Tunis in the aftermath of an attack on foreign tourists. The extremist group Islamic State claimed responsibility Thursday for an attack on a major museum in Tunisia’s capital that killed 23 people... View Post»

On the road with young photography students: California’s Central Valley
  • Julia Edelman

On the road with young photography students: California’s Central Valley

Posted On: 11:01 p.m. | March 18, 2015

By Michael Robinson Chavez, Los Angeles Times My road trip with students from New York’s Ross School continued as we ventured north of the border, back into Alta California. The focus of the trip was cultural and environmental sustainability. Nowhere I can think of in the U.S. is grappling with the latter as much as the drought-ravaged Central Valley. I spent a good amount of time last... View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 18, 2015
  • ARNE DEDERT / DPA

Pictures in the News | March 18, 2015

Posted On: 10:18 a.m. | March 18, 2015

In Wednesday’s Pictures in the News, "Blockupy" activists gather outside the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Germany, prior to the opening of the bank's new headquarters to protest austerity measures and the ECB's power. Maerkisch-Oderland, Germany: The Northern Lights, or Aurora borealis, are observed in the night sky farther south than normal after a solar storm sent a giant cloud... View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 17, 2015
  • Peter Morrison / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 17, 2015

Posted On: 11:02 a.m. | March 17, 2015

Tuesday's St. Patrick's edition of the Pictures in the News begins, as it should, in Northern Ireland, with a St Patrick's day parade making it's way through the center of Belfast. View Post»

Saying goodbye to iPhoto
  • JOHN G. MABANGLO / AFP / Getty Images

Saying goodbye to iPhoto

Posted On: 10:30 p.m. | March 16, 2015

For me, iPhoto is a trip down memory lane. My library has over 25,000 family photos. I’ve seen my four kids grow up with it. 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.

VISUAL STAFF

  • Jeff Amlotte
  • Don Bartletti
  • Liz O. Baylen
  • Mark Boster
  • Bob Chamberlin
  • Bryan Chan
  • Michael Robinson Chavez
  • Myung J. Chun
  • Jay L. Clendenin
  • Carolyn Cole
  • Anne Cusack
  • Barbara Davidson
  • Ricardo DeAratanha
  • Gina Ferazzi
  • Gary Friedman
  • Robert Gauthier
  • Lawrence K. Ho
  • Don Kelsen
  • Irfan Khan
  • Glenn Koenig
  • Robert Lachman
  • Rick Loomis
  • Kirk McKoy
  • Mel Melcon
  • Genaro Molina
  • Francine Orr
  • Allen J. Schaben
  • Al Seib
  • Luis Sinco
  • Wally Skalij
  • Brian van der Brug

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