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Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

London 2012 Paralympic Games in photos
  • LEON NEAL / AFP

London 2012 Paralympic Games in photos

Posted On: 11:58 a.m. | August 30, 2012

The London 2012 Paralympic Games kicked off Wednesday with the opening ceremony. Competition began Thursday and will continue until Sept. 9. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 30, 2012
  • Christine Pettinger / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Aug. 30, 2012

Posted On: 9:46 a.m. | August 30, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Actress Kate Hudson shares a light moment on the red carpet at the 69th Venice International Film Festival at Palazzo del Cinema in Venice, Italy. A runner is gored in the bullring after the third bull run of San Sebastian de los Reyes in Madrid, Spain. Members of the British team go for the ball as they play Russia in a men's sitting volleyball preliminary... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 29, 2012
  • Eric Gay / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Aug. 29, 2012

Posted On: 10:28 a.m. | August 29, 2012

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Louisiana, where research students from the the University of Alabama measure wind speeds as Hurricane Isaac makes landfall Wednesday in New Orleans. Isaac was packing 80 mph winds, making it a Category 1 hurricane. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 28, 2012
  • JUAN CARLOS HIDALGO / EFE

Pictures in the News | Aug. 28, 2012

Posted On: 10:57 a.m. | August 28, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, a runner is bumped by a bull during the running of the bulls as part of the San Sebastian de los Reyes festival near Madrid; an roadside Indian dentist files the dentures of a customer; Israeli soldiers stop an argument between an Israeli and a Palestinian near the west Bank City of Nablus; Afghan militants on motorcycles vow to defend their village against... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 27, 2012
  • WILL OLIVER / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | August 27, 2012

Posted On: 8:34 a.m. | August 27, 2012

We have a festive start to Monday's Pictures in the News beginning in Scotland, where street entertainers perform on the final day of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. One of the largest arts festivals in the world, it was established as an alternative to the International Festival also held in August, and celebrates its 66th anniversary this year. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 2:25 p.m. | August 25, 2012

Photography in film View Post»

The Week in Pictures | August 20 – 26, 2012
  • Simone Joyner / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | August 20 – 26, 2012

Posted On: 9:47 p.m. | August 24, 2012

The Week in Pictures from around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 24, 2012
  • ALESSANDRO DELLA BELLA / EPA

Pictures in the News | August 24, 2012

Posted On: 8:34 a.m. | August 24, 2012

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

Discovering the L.A. Mobile Arts Festival
  • Bob Weil

Discovering the L.A. Mobile Arts Festival

Posted On: 1:43 p.m. | August 23, 2012

My iPhones photographs need a kickstart. Maybe I just need a few new ideas and inspiration. Or, maybe I just need to organize and edit the 5000 images that are taking up almost 15 gigs of space. With this in mind, I decided to see how my photographs stacked up against the competition by checking out the iPhone Mobile Arts Festival 2012 in Santa Monica. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 23, 2012
  • JAMES LAWLER DUGGAN / AFP

Pictures in the News | Aug. 23, 2012

Posted On: 10:47 a.m. | August 23, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Free Syrian Army fighters take cover as they exchange fire with regime forces in Syria's northern city of Aleppo. Meanwhile, refugees at the Syrian border with Turkey wait in hopes of entering a refugee camp; mine workers attend a memorial service at the Lonmin platinum mine near Rustenburg, South Africa, after police shot and killed 34 striking miners and... View Post»

Tungurahua volcano erupts in Ecuador
  • JOSE JACOME / EFE

Tungurahua volcano erupts in Ecuador

Posted On: 11:52 a.m. | August 22, 2012

QUITO, Ecuador — Authorities say 110 families have been evacuated from the vicinity of the Tungurahua volcano, which has been spewing molten rock and ash since the weekend. Spokeswoman Mercedes Taipe of Ecuador’s Geophysics Institute said a column of vapor and ash up to 2.5 miles high has characterized the moderate-to-strong eruption. She said Tuesday that a half a dozen villages are... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 22, 2012
  • Mario Proenca / Bloomberg

Pictures in the News | August 22, 2012

Posted On: 10:27 a.m. | August 22, 2012

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

reFramed: In conversation with Arthur Tress
  • Arthur Tress

reFramed: In conversation with Arthur Tress

Posted On: 4:00 a.m. | August 22, 2012

Arthur Tress was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Nov. 24, 1940. He took his first photographs while still in elementary school in 1952. He attended Bard College, where he studied art and art history, world culture and philosophy under Heinrich Bluecher. While studying, he continued to photograph and began making short films. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 21, 2012
  • Tom Dorsey / Salina Journal

Pictures in the News | Aug. 21, 2012

Posted On: 9:49 a.m. | August 21, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Border collie Simon dives for a tennis ball during the Pooch Plunge in Salina, Kan.; President Obama boards Air Force One for a two-day campaign trip that will take him to Ohio, Nevada and New York; Segundo Guato crosses a field as he cares for his livestock in Huambalo, Ecuador, as the Tungurahua volcano throws ash and steam in the background; Endurance... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 20, 2012
  • AP / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | August 20, 2012

Posted On: 10:20 a.m. | August 20, 2012

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

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 9:03 p.m. | August 17, 2012

The craft of photography 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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