Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | December 11, 2012
  • STEFAB SAUER / EPA

Pictures in the News | December 11, 2012

Posted On: 9:12 a.m. | December 11, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 10, 2012
  • Mukhtar Khan / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | December 10, 2012

Posted On: 10:59 a.m. | December 10, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Dec. 3 to Dec. 10, 2012
  • S. SABAWOON / EPA

The Week in Pictures | Dec. 3 to Dec. 10, 2012

Posted On: 11:16 a.m. | December 7, 2012

Each week we bring you some of our favorite photos we find on the wires and shot by our staff. Here's this week's batch. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Dec. 7, 2012
  • Scott Barbour / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Dec. 7, 2012

Posted On: 10:44 a.m. | December 7, 2012

In Friday's Pictures in the News: snow scenes in Germany, typhoon devastation in the Philippines, preparations for Hanukkah in Berlin, and more. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 6:46 a.m. | December 7, 2012

Best of the Web is a round up of photography, video and multimedia from around the web. View Post»

Behind the lens: Time-lapse shoot of the Hollywood sign repainting

Behind the lens: Time-lapse shoot of the Hollywood sign repainting

Posted On: 1:32 p.m. | December 6, 2012

How Los Angeles photographer Alex Pitt shot time-lapse of the Hollywood Sign repainting. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Dec. 6, 2012
  • Peter Pereira / Standard Times of New Bedford

Pictures in the News | Dec. 6, 2012

Posted On: 11:29 a.m. | December 6, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Protesters are kept away from the presidential palace where the Egyptian army deployed tanks and gave opponents of Mohammed Morsi a deadline to leave the area following fierce street battles that left several people dead and hundreds injured; Typhoon Bopha survivors prepare to be transported across a surging river in the Philippines; Free Syrian Army fighters... View Post»

Satellite images of Earth, city lights at night
  • NASA's Earth Observatory / NOAA / NASA

Satellite images of Earth, city lights at night

Posted On: 8:47 a.m. | December 6, 2012

NASA has released images of Earth at night from the Suomi National Polar-Orbiting Partnership satellite that is orbiting 512 miles above the Earth's surface. The agency stitched some of these images together to create a composite image of the entire planet. They call it the Black Marble. View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 5, 2012
  • Wason Wanichakorn / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | December 5, 2012

Posted On: 10:08 a.m. | December 5, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»

Typhoon Bopha hammers Philippines
  • Aaron Favila / Associated Press

Typhoon Bopha hammers Philippines

Posted On: 8:24 a.m. | December 5, 2012

Typhoon Bopha, one of the strongest typhoons to hit the Philippines this year, barreled across the country's south, killing scores of people while triggering landslides, flooding and cutting off power in two entire provinces. View Post»

Reader photos: Best of Southern California Moments for November
  • Colleen33

Reader photos: Best of Southern California Moments for November

Posted On: 1:47 p.m. | December 4, 2012

This month's photos take us, as should the photos of any good month, across the breadth of Southern California, from Venice Beach to Desert Hot Springs. The lead photo captures a great expression on a horse and rider as they round a barrel during a race at the Wild West Arena in Winchester. From there, we zoom out to a landscape of L.A. taken from Griffith Observatory by Johanna Siegmann. ... View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 4, 2012
  • - / AFP

Pictures in the News | December 4, 2012

Posted On: 10:58 a.m. | December 4, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: an Egyptian woman prays in front of Egyptian security as they lay out barbed wire along streets leading to the Itihadiya presidential palace in Cairo (more photos); Navy Corpsman HM1 Patrick B. Quill hugs his 2-year-old son, Zach, during ceremonies at the 1st Marine Special Operations Battalion where he and other Marines received the Silver Star (more photos);... View Post»

Photo editing with the iPad mini

Photo editing with the iPad mini

Posted On: 10:05 p.m. | December 3, 2012

Certainly I didn't need an iPad Mini. With that said, it was number one on my want list. Sure it's probably overpriced compared to the Amazon Kindle Fire and it's just $140 dollars cheaper than the iPad 3 with it's retina screen. It just seems like the perfect size for photography and video. View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 3, 2012
  • MARCOS MORENO / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | December 3, 2012

Posted On: 8:51 a.m. | December 3, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 9:31 p.m. | November 30, 2012

The story behind the photograph View Post»

The Week in Pictures | November 26 – December 2, 2012
  • John Giles / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | November 26 – December 2, 2012

Posted On: 1:36 p.m. | November 30, 2012

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Fighting continues in Syria, where rebel fighters celebrate atop the remains of a Syrian government fighter jet that was shot down at Daret Ezza, on the border between the provinces of Idlib and Aleppo. Meanwhile in a suburb of Damascus, residents gather at an alley that was destroyed by two car bombs. More Photos 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.

VISUAL STAFF

  • Jeff Amlotte
  • Don Bartletti
  • Liz O. Baylen
  • Mark Boster
  • Bob Chamberlin
  • Bryan Chan
  • Michael Robinson Chavez
  • Myung J. Chun
  • Jay L. Clendenin
  • Carolyn Cole
  • Anne Cusack
  • Barbara Davidson
  • Ricardo DeAratanha
  • Gina Ferazzi
  • Gary Friedman
  • Robert Gauthier
  • Lawrence K. Ho
  • Don Kelsen
  • Irfan Khan
  • Glenn Koenig
  • Robert Lachman
  • Rick Loomis
  • Kirk McKoy
  • Mel Melcon
  • Genaro Molina
  • Francine Orr
  • Allen J. Schaben
  • Al Seib
  • Luis Sinco
  • Wally Skalij
  • Brian van der Brug

RECENT COMMENTS

Need help or have a question?

Visit our FAQ page »