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Posted On: 9:00 a.m. | September 16, 2015

Organizing boxes of old snapshots is a daunting task. That must explain why so many of my snapshots have remained tucked away in one of our closets. It’s been about five years since I have worked on this project and now, I am ready to work on it again and finish it up. Of course, with technology, the waiting game seems to have paid off. The cost of hard drive space keeps going down and now... View Post»

Left behind | Discarded items left by migrants on their journey to the European Union
  • Christopher Furlong / Getty Images

Left behind | Discarded items left by migrants on their journey to the European Union

Posted On: 10:29 a.m. | September 14, 2015

Since the beginning of 2015 the number of migrants using the so-called 'Balkans route' has exploded with migrants arriving in Greece from Turkey and then traveling on through Macedonia and Serbia before entering the EU via Hungary. As the migrants converge on the small gap in the border fence of the Hungarian-Serbian border they discard items that they are too tired to carry or no longer need. ... View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 14, 2015
  • Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times

Pictures in the News | September 14, 2015

Posted On: 8:02 a.m. | September 14, 2015

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Northern California, where an untamed wildfire that has forced chaotic evacuations, consumed hundreds of homes and businesses, and outrun the efforts of a growing army of firefighters to corral it. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Sept. 7-13, 2015
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The Week in Pictures | Sept. 7-13, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | September 11, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week marked the 4th anniversary of the terror attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon. View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 11, 2015

Pictures in the News | September 11, 2015

Posted On: 11:23 a.m. | September 11, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins at a memorial in Malibu, featuring 3,000 flags at Pepperdine University in memory of those who died in the 9/11 terror attacks. View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 10, 2015
  • Associated Press

Pictures in the News | September 10, 2015

Posted On: 11:12 a.m. | September 10, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast, where a retired firefighter holds his niece after helping place 2,997 'Flags of Remembrance,' at Romare Bearden Park in Charlotte, N.C., in honor of the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 9, 2015
  • Jeff Roberson / AP

Pictures in the News | Sept. 9, 2015

Posted On: 1:57 p.m. | September 9, 2015

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Pictures in the News | Sept. 8, 2015
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Pictures in the News | Sept. 8, 2015

Posted On: 3:24 p.m. | September 8, 2015

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Pictures in the News | September 3, 2015
  • NILUFER DEMIR / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | September 3, 2015

Posted On: 10:18 a.m. | September 3, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins with a tragic image of a dead toddler on a beach in Turkey that highlights the danger thousands of migrants face as they flee war and poverty in the worst refugee crisis Europe has faced in 50 years. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 2, 2015
  • MINH HOANG / EPA

Pictures in the News | Sept. 2, 2015

Posted On: 2:42 p.m. | September 2, 2015

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Pictures in the News | Sept. 1, 2015
  • ATTILA KISBENEDEK / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Sept. 1, 2015

Posted On: 10:26 a.m. | September 1, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Europe, where migrants protest at the Keleti railway station in Budapest, during the evacuation of the railway station by local police. Budapest's main international railway station ordered an evacuation as hundreds of migrants tried to board trains to Austria and Germany View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 31, 2015
  • Jay L. Clenenin / Los Angeles Times

Pictures in the News | August 31, 2015

Posted On: 8:44 a.m. | August 31, 2015

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland with people trying to beat the heat by walking in the gardens of Walt Disney Concert Hall in downtown Los Angeles, where the temperature hovered in the 90s. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | August 24 – 30, 2015
  • Ozan Kose / AFP/Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | August 24 – 30, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | August 28, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Europe's migrant crisis has intensified as Austrian police found 71 suffocated in the back of an abandoned truck, while an estimated 200 people were feared drowned off Libya when two overloaded boats capsized. View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 28, 2015
  • Ricardo Arduengo / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | August 28, 2015

Posted On: 12:41 p.m. | August 28, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins back in Virginia, where a woman and her daughter pause after placing balloons at the make-shift memorial at the front driveway of WDBJ-TV's television studios, where a former television reporter who shot dead two journalists during a live broadcast before killing himself. View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 27, 2015
  • Mark Lennihan / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | August 27, 2015

Posted On: 11:48 a.m. | August 27, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in the Big Apple, where a sign painter outlines the Pope's nose on the side of a New York City office building. Pope Francis visits the U.S. beginning Sept. 22 with stops in Washington D.C., New York and Philadelphia. View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 25, 2015
  • RAFA ALCAIDE / EPA

Pictures in the News | August 25, 2015

Posted On: 8:34 a.m. | August 25, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in the San Bernardino Mountains, where smoke wafts through the remains of the Summit Fire burning in Big Bear. 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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