Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | Aug. 19, 2014

Pictures in the News | Aug. 19, 2014

Posted On: 10:34 a.m. | August 19, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where a bold-school Steve Ballmer stole the show at Clippers' Fan Festival. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 18, 2014

Pictures in the News | Aug. 18, 2014

Posted On: 10:11 a.m. | August 18, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in downtown Los Angeles, where protestors drop to their knees during a march as hundreds rallied to protest LAPD's shooting of unarmed black man, Ezell Ford, who was killed by police officers in his Florence neighborhood last week. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Aug. 11–17, 2014

The Week in Pictures | Aug. 11–17, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | August 15, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We start The Week in Pictures off with a dramatic image from Liberia, where a woman tries to help her husband after he fell and was knocked unconscious in an Ebola ward in Monrovia. People suspected of contracting the Ebola virus are being sent by Liberian health workers to the center, a closed primary school originally built by USAID.... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 15, 2014
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Pictures in the News | Aug. 15, 2014

Posted On: 11:10 a.m. | August 15, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Liberia, where a woman tries to help her husband after he fell and was knocked unconscious in an Ebola ward in Monrovia. People suspected of contracting the Ebola virus are being sent by Liberian health workers to the center, a closed primary school originally built by USAID. The death toll stands at more than 1,000. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 13, 2014
  • Scott Olson / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Aug. 13, 2014

Posted On: 9:54 a.m. | August 13, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in the mid-west, where demonstrators continue to protest the killing of teenager Michael Brown outside Greater St. Marks Family Church, as Brown's family along with civil rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton met inside to discuss the killing. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 12, 2014

Pictures in the News | Aug. 12, 2014

Posted On: 10:43 a.m. | August 12, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, people visit Robin Williams' star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood. The comedian was found dead at his home in Northern California on Monday. Warren, Mich.: Cars are stranded along a flooded stretch of Interstate 696. Warren Mayor James Fouts said roughly 1,000 vehicles had been abandoned in floodwaters in the suburb where many roads were closed... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 11, 2014
  • DANIEL LOPEZ / European Pressphoto Agency

Pictures in the News | August 11, 2014

Posted On: 9:17 a.m. | August 11, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in the Canary Islands, where a supermoon is captured from the Astro-Physical Institute of the Canaries in Teide volcano of Tenerife. The supermoon was the biggest and brightest of the year, and it marked the point in which Moon and Earth were closer to each other in the whole year. View Post»

Smartphones vs. point-and-shoot cameras

Smartphones vs. point-and-shoot cameras

Posted On: 10:45 p.m. | August 10, 2014

Today it seems like everyone’s point-and-shoot camera is their smart phone. It brings together the marriage of super convenience with darn good quality. I’m truly amazed with some of the photographs that appear on my iPhone 5. The popularity of the compact point-and-shoot seems to be waning. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | August 4 – 10, 2014
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The Week in Pictures | August 4 – 10, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | August 8, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. In Hiroshima, Japan, paper lanterns float on the River Motoyasu at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park as there country marked the 69th anniversary of the city's devastation by atomic bomb during World War II. View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 8, 2014
  • Luci Pemoni / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | August 8, 2014

Posted On: 9:55 a.m. | August 8, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Pacific, where Tropical Storm Iselle reached Hawaii’s Big Island and Maui, bringing heavy rain, strong winds, downed trees and scattered power outages as the state also braced for a second storm on Sunday morning, a rare one-two punch for the islands. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 7, 2014

Pictures in the News | Aug. 7, 2014

Posted On: 10:00 a.m. | August 7, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, Olympic champion swimmer Michael Phelps leaps off the blocks at the Phillips 66 U.S. Swimming National Championships in Irvine on Wednesday. Anaheim: Dodger shortstop Hanley Ramirez loses his grip on the bat during a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels. Dover Air Force Base, Del.: The family of fallen Army Major Gen. Harold Greene escorts his... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 6, 2014
  • KIMIMASA MAYAMA / EPA

Pictures in the News | August 6, 2014

Posted On: 9:02 a.m. | August 6, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Japan, where paper lanterns float on the River Motoyasu with the Atomic Bomb Dome in the background to comfort souls of the victims killed by the world's first atomic bombing, at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in western Japan as there country marked the 69th anniversary of the atomic bombing. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 5, 2014

Pictures in the News | Aug. 5, 2014

Posted On: 12:06 p.m. | August 5, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, residents dig out after Sunday's storm which sent heavy boulders, mud, rushing water and mountain debris into Forest Falls in San Bernardino County. Gaza City: A man and child rest in the rubble of their home in the Shejaiya area of Gaza, which has seen some of the worst destruction. Many people have no home to return to. At the start of a 72-hour... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 4, 2014

Pictures in the News | August 4, 2014

Posted On: 8:41 a.m. | August 4, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, where Jay Z appears with Beyoncé as part of their On the Run tour. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | July 28-Aug. 3, 2014
  • Jabin Botsford / Los Angeles Times

The Week in Pictures | July 28-Aug. 3, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | August 1, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week the eye of the world have been focused on the Middle East, where a truce between Israel and Palestinian militants collapsed within hours Friday after Israel said one of its soldiers was missing and may have been captured. View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 1, 2014
  • ANDY RAIN / EPA

Pictures in the News | August 1, 2014

Posted On: 9:48 a.m. | August 1, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the MIddle East, where family and friends of Israeli St.-Sgt. Matan Gotlib, mourn during his funeral at the military cemetery in the Israeli coastal city of Rishon Letzion, after he was killed the previous day in combat in the Gaza Strip. A hard-won internationally brokered truce between Israel and Palestinian militants collapsed within hours Friday after... 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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