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Pictures in the News | June 11, 2014
  • MOHAMMED HUWAIS / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | June 11, 2014

Posted On: 9:35 a.m. | June 11, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Brazil, where the biggest, loudest, longest, wildest party in the world kicks off tomorrow, as 32 teams descend on the soccer-crazed nation for the 2014 World Cup. View Post»

2014 World Cup comes to Brazil
  • Matthias Hangst / Getty Images

2014 World Cup comes to Brazil

Posted On: 4:00 a.m. | June 11, 2014

The biggest, loudest, longest, wildest party in the world kicks off Thursday in Brazil, as 32 teams descend on the soccer-crazed nation for the 2014 World Cup. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 10, 2014

Pictures in the News | June 10, 2014

Posted On: 11:00 a.m. | June 10, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, Los Angeles police officers take a man into custody after he led them on a high-speed chase on several freeways before roaming around a North Hollywood neighborhood with an assault rifle and barricading himself inside a home. Los Angeles: The Kings take on the Rangers in the Stanley Cup Final. Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada: A Royal Canadian Mounted... View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 9, 2014
  • Christina House / For The Times

Pictures in the News | June 9, 2014

Posted On: 9:00 a.m. | June 9, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in West Hollywood, where thousands line Santa Monica Boulevard for L.A. Pride Parade. The parade featured 130 entrants, including grocery stores, banks, politicians, television news stations and advocacy groups. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | June 2 – 8, 2014
  • Francois Mori / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | June 2 – 8, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | June 6, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This year marks the 70th anniversary since the D-Day invasions, a vast military operation by Allied forces in Normandy, which turned the tide of World War II, eventually leading to the liberation of occupied France and the end of the war against Nazi Germany. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 6, 2014
  • Rob Carr / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | June 6, 2014

Posted On: 8:31 a.m. | June 6, 2014

Friday's Picturs in the News begins in France, where D-Day ceremonies this year mark the 70th anniversary since the launch of 'Operation Overlord', a vast military operation by Allied forces in Normandy, which turned the tide of World War II, eventually leading to the liberation of occupied France and the end of the war against Nazi Germany. View Post»

WWII veterans reflect on 70th anniversary of D-Day invasion
  • Matt Cardy / Getty Images

WWII veterans reflect on 70th anniversary of D-Day invasion

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | June 6, 2014

June 6, 2014, is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings that saw 156,000 Allied troops -- including from the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada and Norway -- begin the liberation of France that eventually led to the defeat of Nazi Germany. Here are quotes from veterans involved in the Normandy landings: Pat Churchill, 90, 2nd Royal Marines Armored Support Regiment: "Seeing... View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 5, 2014

Pictures in the News | June 5, 2014

Posted On: 10:42 a.m. | June 5, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where LA Kings winger Justin Williams gives his stick to a little girl after scoring the winning goal against the New York Rangers in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals at the Staples Center. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 4, 2014
  • Kin Cheung / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | June 4, 2014

Posted On: 10:31 a.m. | June 4, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in China, where tens of thousands of people attend a candlelight vigil at Victoria Park in Hong Kong to mark the 25th anniversary of the June 4th Chinese military crackdown on the pro-democracy movement in Tiananmen Square. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 3, 2014
  • BARAA AL-HALABI / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | June 3, 2014

Posted On: 10:01 a.m. | June 3, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Syria, where a man carries a young girl who was injured in a reported barrel-bomb attack by government forces in Aleppo. Some 2,000 civilians, including more than 500 children, have been killed in regime air strikes on rebel-held areas of Aleppo since January, many of them in barrel bomb attacks. View Post»

Father's Day 2014: Photography and tech gift ideas

Father’s Day 2014: Photography and tech gift ideas

Posted On: 10:45 p.m. | June 2, 2014

Father’s Day is one of my favorite holidays. Sure, any holiday that’s all about me is always going to make the top of the list. I’ve come up with a few ideas for great photography and tech gifts. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 2, 2014

Pictures in the News | June 2, 2014

Posted On: 9:24 a.m. | June 2, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Chicago, where the LA Kings players celebrate moments after beating the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 in overtime in Game7 of the Stanley Cup Western Conference Finals at the United Center. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | May 26 – June 1, 2014
  • Al Bello / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | May 26 – June 1, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | May 30, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. The aftermath of the shooting rampage in Isla Vista last week culminated when 20,000 people attended a memorial at the university's Harder Stadium for the victims. "We are grieving together today as a family," UC President Janet Napolitano said. View Post»

Getty celebrates 175th anniversary of photography with symposium
  • Hiroshi Sugimoto / The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles

Getty celebrates 175th anniversary of photography with symposium

Posted On: 5:45 p.m. | May 30, 2014

J. Paul Getty Museum celebrates the 175th anniversary of photography this Saturday, May 31st, with a day-long symposium titled, "The View from Here: L.A. and Photography." View Post»

Scenes of D-Day revisited in then and now photos
  • Peter Macdiarmid and Lt. Handfor / Getty Images

Scenes of D-Day revisited in then and now photos

Posted On: 10:20 a.m. | May 30, 2014

Getty Images photographer Peter Macdiarmid literally followed in the footsteps of World War II combat photographers to re-shoot scenes from D-Day captured in their historical photographs. He wanted to match them as closely to show the changes in 70 years. On D-Day, June 6, 1944, Allied troops landed along a stretch of French coastline to fight Nazi Germany on the beaches of Normandy, France. ... View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 30, 2014
  • Associated Press / AP

Pictures in the News | May 30, 2014

Posted On: 9:56 a.m. | May 30, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk unveiled a cone-shaped spaceship that he hopes will one day ferry yo to seven astronauts and equipment to the International Space Station 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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