Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

CaiRollers: Egypt's first female roller derby team instills a sense of unity
  • Christena Dowsett

CaiRollers: Egypt’s first female roller derby team instills a sense of unity

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | July 22, 2014

“Girls in Egypt, in their daily lives, are not expected to be violent or aggressive,” the 22-year-old Egyptian woman said. “They are expected to be good mannered… but in roller derby, it’s a rebellious sport.” View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 21, 2014
  • Vadim Ghirda / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | July 21, 2014

Posted On: 8:38 a.m. | July 21, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins back in the Middle East, where Gaza’s neighborhoods came under heavy shelling Monday as rockets continued to fly into Israel, and armed encounters between the sides claimed more lives ahead of U.S Secretary of State John F. Kerry’s expected arrival in the region. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | July 14-20, 2014

The Week in Pictures | July 14-20, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | July 18, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. International news took the headlines this week as thousands of Israeli troops, backed by tanks, warplanes and gunboats, pressed deeper into the Gaza Strip as Palestinian militants returned fire with rockets and mortar rounds and residents hunkered down in their homes. In the Ukraine, President Obama said that the missile that downed a... View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 18, 2014
  • Dmitry Lovetsky / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | July 18, 2014

Posted On: 9:42 a.m. | July 18, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Middle East, where thousands of Israeli troops, backed by tanks, warplanes and gunboats, pressed deeper into the Gaza Strip as Palestinian militants returned fire with rockets and mortar rounds and terrified residents hunkered down in their homes. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 17, 2014

Pictures in the News | July 17, 2014

Posted On: 10:36 a.m. | July 17, 2014

In Pictures in the News, an investigation is underway in Panorama City, where two bodies were found after police responded to reports of shots fired early Thursday morning. LAPD officers discovered the bodies in a 7-Eleven parking lot in the 8200 block of Sepulveda Boulevard. Stockton: A Stockton police officer investigates the scene after a vehicle involved in a bank robbery was stopped on... View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 16, 2014
  • Associated Press

Pictures in the News | July 16, 2014

Posted On: 10:43 a.m. | July 16, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in McAllen, Texas, where immigrants wait in a holding cell at the U.S. Border Patrol station. Supporters of Jose Antonio Vargas, who was eventually released, held a vigil near the facility for those still inside. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 15, 2014
  • RUSSIAN EMERGENCY MINISTRY

Pictures in the News | July 15, 2014

Posted On: 11:48 a.m. | July 15, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, rescuers crowd a Moscow subway tunnel after a deadly derailment near the Park Pobedy station left several cars wedged into a twisted pile. At least 20 people were killed and more than 150 injured in the derailment during the morning rush hour. Donetsk, Ukraine: An airstrike demolished an apartment block in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday, killing at least nine... View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 14, 2014
  • Dan R. Krauss / For The Times

Pictures in the News | July 14, 2014

Posted On: 8:16 a.m. | July 14, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Newport Beach, where thousands gather to honor lifeguard Ben Carlson, who died July 6 while trying to rescue a struggling swimmer. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | July 7-11, 2014
  • Daniel Brenner / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | July 7-11, 2014

Posted On: 7:14 a.m. | July 14, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, all eyes were focus on the Middle East, where fighter jets and rockets continued to fly between Israel and Gaza during the recent crisis that has killed 100 Palestinians and pinned down civilian populations on both sides of the border. The latest Gaza flare-up brings all-too-familiar dread to Israelis, Palestinians. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 11, 2014
  • SAID KHATIB / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | July 11, 2014

Posted On: 10:12 a.m. | July 11, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the <iddle East, where fighter jets and rockets continued to fly Friday between Israel and Gaza on the fourth day of the recent crisis that has killed 100 Palestinians and pinned down civilian populations on both sides of the border. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 10, 2014

Pictures in the News | July 10, 2014

Posted On: 10:08 a.m. | July 10, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, family and friends of Armando Villa hold candles and placards during a rally to call for an end to fraternity hazing at Cal State Northridge. Villa, a student at CSUN, died while on a hike with fraternity members, reportedly in a hazing incident. Los Angeles: Tom Morello of the band Rage Against the Machine sings in support as truck drivers serving the... View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 9, 2014
  • Ko Sung-sik / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | July 9, 2014

Posted On: 11:07 a.m. | July 9, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in South Korea, where typhoon Neoguri approaches the Korean Peninsula and high wave batter a lighthouse on Jeju Island. View Post»

2014 running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain
  • JAVIER LIZON / EPE

2014 running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain

Posted On: 1:44 p.m. | July 8, 2014

Revelers from around the world arrive to Pamplona every year to take part on some of the eight days of the running of the bulls glorified by Ernest Hemingway's 1926 novel "The Sun Also Rises." View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 8, 2014

Pictures in the News | July 8, 2014

Posted On: 9:50 a.m. | July 8, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, San Bernardino police investigate a shooting outside a "vape" shop that left one person dead and four others wounded Monday night. Los Angeles: Mayor Eric Garcetti shakes hands with supporters on the steps of City Hall after announcing with LAPD Chief Charlie Beck announced that Los Angeles police will no longer comply with requests from federal immigration... View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 7, 2014
  • Daniel Ochoa de Olza / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | July 7, 2014

Posted On: 7:58 p.m. | July 7, 2014

Pictures in the News is our daily photographic journey around the world. View Post»

Passing on the magic: A photo workshop in the Philippines
  • Gemma Kitane

Passing on the magic: A photo workshop in the Philippines

Posted On: 12:35 p.m. | July 7, 2014

For the South Pacific Photo Workshop held last month in Dumaguete City, Philippines, we worked mainly with beginners. The group included two Americans and 9 Filipinos – each eager to learn, and produce good work. We provided a week of intensive hands-on instruction, and this gallery is a product of their effort. 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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