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Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | Aug. 9, 2012
  • Wong Maye-E / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Aug. 9, 2012

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

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Fireworks explode during a national celebration to mark the 47th anniversary of Singapore's independence; A young boy gets a surprise during his baseball game with an appearance by his sister just back after a year-long deployment in the Middle East to throw out the first pitch; Mountain rescuers recover the propeller of US warplane C-53 Skytrooper "Dakota"... View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 13

2012 London Olympics | Day 13

Posted On: 9:59 a.m. | August 9, 2012

Photo highlights from the London 2012 Olympic Games, Day 13. More Photo Galleries Complete Olympic coverage View Post»

Surfing, a skateboarding rabbit and Olympus cameras

Surfing, a skateboarding rabbit and Olympus cameras

Posted On: 12:46 a.m. | August 9, 2012

I figured this is a great place to see what's popular in photography; to check out what kind of cameras are people using. In my informal study, the cellular phone camera was king. These camera are certainly convenient, but you're not going to reach out and get great tight photos of surfers traversing across the waves. I did see an array of compact cameras, GoPros and DSLRs, but the amount of... View Post»

Inside the Mars landing at JPL
  • NASA/JPL-Caltech/Malin Space

Inside the Mars landing at JPL

Posted On: 12:19 p.m. | August 8, 2012

The first photos from the Mars rover Curiosity and the scene inside the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Canada Flintridge, where the mission is monitored. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 8, 2012
  • Jerome Delay / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Aug. 8, 2012

Posted On: 10:42 a.m. | August 8, 2012

Wednesday's Pictures in the News includes images of flooding in the Philippines, a police manhunt in Long Beach, a quirky festival in Scotland and more. View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 12

2012 London Olympics | Day 12

Posted On: 10:41 a.m. | August 8, 2012

Photo highlights from the London 2012 Olympic Games, Day 12. More Photo Galleries Complete Olympic coverage View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 11
  • Brian Peterson / Minneapolis Star Tribune

2012 London Olympics | Day 11

Posted On: 12:04 p.m. | August 7, 2012

Photo highlights from the London 2012 Olympic Games, Day 11. More Photo Galleries Complete Olympic coverage View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 7, 2012
  • David Guttenfelder / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Aug. 7, 2012

Posted On: 11:05 a.m. | August 7, 2012

Photos of the fighting in Syria, a new image from the Mars rover Curiosity (more photos), typhoon evacuations in China, and stranded motorists stuck on the I-10 Freeway in Baldwin Park. And there's more. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 6, 2012
  • Matt Cardy / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Aug. 6, 2012

Posted On: 11:57 a.m. | August 6, 2012

In Monday's Pictures in the News: NASA's Curiosity rover sends back its first images of the surface of Mars; back on this planet, hot air balloons take to the skies over Bristol, England; paper lanterns float on the Motoyasu River in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome in Hiroshima to mark the 67th anniversary of the city's atomic bombing; a patrol of the Ivory Coast Republican Force goes on a... View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 10

2012 London Olympics | Day 10

Posted On: 10:35 a.m. | August 6, 2012

Photo highlights from London 2012 Olympic Games, Day 10. View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 9

2012 London Olympics | Day 9

Posted On: 8:15 a.m. | August 5, 2012

Photo highlights from London 2012 Olympic Games Day 9. View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 8

2012 London Olympics | Day 8

Posted On: 10:10 a.m. | August 4, 2012

London 2012 Olympic Games day 8 highlights in photos. This gallery will be updated throughout the day. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 3, 2012
  • KIMIMASA MAYAMA / EPA

Pictures in the News | Aug. 3, 2012

Posted On: 10:24 a.m. | August 3, 2012

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

2012 London Olympics | Day 7

2012 London Olympics | Day 7

Posted On: 9:28 a.m. | August 3, 2012

Highlights from Day 7 of the 2012 London Olympics. View Post»

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for July
  • Andrew Davidson Jr.

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for July

Posted On: 12:36 p.m. | August 2, 2012

Happy Fourth of July. Sure, it's a little late, but Andrew Davidson Jr.'s photograph brings me back to the holiday and provides the same enjoyment and amusement that I felt the first time I saw it. Yes, there are many, many other photographs of fireworks displays, U.S. flags and other patriotic imagery, but the streaks of light, giving the impression of a burst of fireworks going off in the... View Post»

Underwater photos at the London 2012 Olympic Games

Underwater photos at the London 2012 Olympic Games

Posted On: 11:32 a.m. | August 2, 2012

Photographers at the London 2012 Olympic Games have set up remote underwater cameras in the pools to capture images of athletes gliding gracefully through the water or splashing into it with contorted faces and muscles. At least one was photographed through an underwater window. More photo galleries Complete Olympics coverage 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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