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Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | January 13, 2015
  • Markus Schreiber / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | January 13, 2015

Posted On: 10:11 a.m. | January 13, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins back in France, where cartoonist Renald Luzier, aka Luz, left, holds up the new issue of French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, during a press conference to present the new issue at the offices of French newspaper Liberation in Paris. In Israel, mourners react during the funeral of four Jews killed in an Islamist attack on a kosher supermarket in Paris last... View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 12, 2015
  • FREDRIK VON ERICHSEN / EPA

Pictures in the News | January 12, 2015

Posted On: 9:07 a.m. | January 12, 2015

Monday's Pictures in the News begins back in France, where hundreds of thousands of people honored the 17 victims killed in three days of terror earlier in the week, which started when gunmen invaded French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, continued with the shooting of a policewoman and ended with the siege of a Jewish supermarket. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | January 5 – 11, 2015
  • IAN LANGSDON / EPA

The Week in Pictures | January 5 – 11, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | January 9, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Major news out of Europe this week, where scores of heavily armed police stormed the suburban Paris hide-out of two Al Qaeda-linked suspects in the Charlie Hebdo magazine slayings and killed them as they attempted to escape in a hail of automatic weapons fire. A simultaneous police operation at a kosher grocery store in southeastern... View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 9, 2015
  • Anne-Christine Poujoulat / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | January 9, 2015

Posted On: 8:51 a.m. | January 9, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins back in France, where hundreds of armed police descended on the small town of Dammartin-en-Goele outside Paris surrounding a printing shop where two suspects in the Charlie Hebdo magazine slayings were believed to be holed up. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 8, 2015
  • ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Jan. 8, 2015

Posted On: 9:53 a.m. | January 8, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in France, where the country awoke to the aftermath of its deadliest attack on home soil in decades, a national day of mourning was marked with flags flying at half staff and crowds gathering at some of the country’s best-known monuments at noon for a minute of silence. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 7, 2015
  • Thibault Camus / AP

Pictures in the News | Jan. 7, 2015

Posted On: 2:02 p.m. | January 7, 2015

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, people gather in solidarity for the victims of a terror attack against a satirical newspaper in Paris. Masked gunmen stormed the offices of Charlie Hebdo, killing 12 people, including the paper's editor, before escaping in a getaway car. Chicago: Ice builds up along North Avenue Pier while temperatures hover around zero degrees Fahrenheit. Most of the... View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 6, 2015
  • VASSIL DONEV / EPA

Pictures in the News | January 6, 2015

Posted On: 9:29 a.m. | January 6, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Bulgaria, where people perform the 'Horo' dance holding national flags during celebrations of the Epiphany day in the icy waters of the Tundzha river. Epiphany is a Christian feast that celebrates the arrival of the Three Wise Men with their gifts for the infant Jesus. View Post»

Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival
  • Fred Dufour / AFP/Getty Images

Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival

Posted On: 9:06 a.m. | January 5, 2015

The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival kicks off today and runs until February 25th. The event, which is the world’s largest ice festival, features massive sculptures carved out of ice and ice-realted activities for visitors. The festival is a huge draw for tourists despite northern China's forbidding temperatures. View Post»

The road to Tambobo Bay: Teaching a photo workshop in the Philippines
  • Don Ray Rubioruperto

The road to Tambobo Bay: Teaching a photo workshop in the Philippines

Posted On: 8:33 a.m. | December 31, 2014

The road to Tambobo Bay stretched out like a ribbon of grey concrete, smoothing the way to a remote fishing village that now appears on the brink of development. It wasn’t like this just a year ago. Roads don’t happen by accident, and the new highway will bring more traffic and commerce. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Dec. 29, 2014

Pictures in the News | Dec. 29, 2014

Posted On: 12:14 p.m. | December 29, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News, investigators recover a rifle found in the 6200 block of South Hoover Street just north of 62nd Place in South Los Angeles, near where two LAPD officers responding to a call received gunfire. Neither officer was injured, but several shell casings and other evidence were found in the street after the apparent ambush. South Los Angeles: Civil-rights leaders... View Post»

The Week in Pictures, December 22 – 28, 2014

The Week in Pictures, December 22 – 28, 2014

Posted On: 6:13 a.m. | December 27, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, countries in Asia are observing the 10th anniversary of the tsunami in Banda Aceh, Indonesia. On the morning of Dec. 26, 2004, a 9.3-magnitude earthquake off Indonesia's western coast generated a series of massive waves that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries as far apart as Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Somalia. View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 26, 2014
  • Hotli Simanjuntak / EPA

Pictures in the News | December 26, 2014

Posted On: 9:54 a.m. | December 26, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Asia, where countries are observing the 10th anniversary of the tsunami in Banda Aceh, Indonesia. On the morning of December 26, 2004, a 9.3-magnitude earthquake off Indonesia's western coast generated a series of massive waves that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries as far apart as Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Somalia. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Dec. 24, 2014
  • Ahn Young-joon / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Dec. 24, 2014

Posted On: 8:18 a.m. | December 24, 2014

Ho, Ho, Ho, it's a Christmas eve edition of the Pictures in the News with a look at the holiday from around the world. Seoul, South Korea: Volunteers clad in Santa Claus costumes throw their hats in the air as they gather to deliver gifts for the poor. View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 23, 2014

Pictures in the News | December 23, 2014

Posted On: 10:08 a.m. | December 23, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Inland Empire, where a young girls with special needs tries out her new wheelchair delivered to her home by the Corona Police Department after her chair was stolen last week from the family's front porch View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 22, 2014

Pictures in the News | December 22, 2014

Posted On: 9:17 a.m. | December 22, 2014

Today we bring you a Christmas themed Pictures in the News. Staring in downtown Los Angeles, where youngsters greet Santa Claus in front of the Fred Jordan Mission, where thousands of impoverished inner city boys and girls received new toys. Just a couple of blocks away, David Santamaria, dressed as Santa Claus, gets into the holiday spirit while riding down Broadway with son David, 5, in tow. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | December 14 – 21, 2014

The Week in Pictures | December 14 – 21, 2014

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

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Tragic news out of Pakistan this week, where Taliban militants stormed an army-run school, killing 132 children and nine staff members, many of whom were shot in the head. Hundreds of teachers and students were held hostage during an hours-long gun battle with security forces. 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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