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Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | February 22, 2013
  • Pablo Blazquez Dominguez / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | February 22, 2013

Posted On: 9:10 a.m. | February 22, 2013

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

Pictures in the News | Feb. 21, 2013

Pictures in the News | Feb. 21, 2013

Posted On: 10:04 a.m. | February 21, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Investigators work the scene in Long Beach where a man suspected of stealing a white BMW was killed by police; wounded Syrians sit on the ground after a powerful car bomb exploded in the center of Damascus; Indian yoga participants perform exercises during the inaugural session of the World Yoga Conference; model train enthusiasts prepare for the Model Rail... View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 20, 2013

Pictures in the News | February 20, 2013

Posted On: 9:49 a.m. | February 20, 2013

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Pictures in the News | February 19, 2013

Pictures in the News | February 19, 2013

Posted On: 10:30 a.m. | February 19, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: At least four people are dead after a shooting spree stretching from Ladera Ranch into Tustin and Orange in Orange County; Yemeni soldiers and firefighters work to extinguish fire at the site of a military plane crash in Sanaa, Yemen; the family of South African Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius comfort each other in court where Pistorius appeared on charges of... View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 18, 2013
  • PATRICK SEEGER / EPA

Pictures in the News | February 18, 2013

Posted On: 9:42 a.m. | February 18, 2013

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Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 6:49 p.m. | February 15, 2013

Story, by the numbers. View Post»

2013 World Press Photo
  • Paul Hansen / World Press Photo

2013 World Press Photo

Posted On: 3:51 p.m. | February 15, 2013

A photograph by Paul Hansen of Sweden has been selected as the photo of the year in the 56th annual World Press Photo Contest. Prizes were also announced for 54 photographers from 32 nations in nine themed categories at the World Press Photo office in Amsterdam. Here are a selection of the winning images. See them all at World Press Photo. Also check out the World Press Photo 2013 Multimedia... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | February 11 – 17, 2013
  • Jerome Delay / AFP / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | February 11 – 17, 2013

Posted On: 2:49 p.m. | February 15, 2013

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Russian's in the Ural Mountains were startled Friday morning as a meteor streaked over the city of Chelyabinsk, producing a blast that injured hundreds, caused minor damage to buildings and temporarily disrupted Internet communication. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 15, 2013
  • Rajesh Kumar Singh / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | February 15, 2013

Posted On: 9:32 a.m. | February 15, 2013

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Review: The Lytro camera

Review: The Lytro camera

Posted On: 10:15 p.m. | February 14, 2013

It seems like the perfect idea, take the photograph, focus later. That's the principle behind the Lytro light field camera. I got my first chance to try one out a few weeks ago. I borrowed one from one of my co-workers. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 14, 2013
  • Lee / EPA

Pictures in the News | Feb. 14, 2013

Posted On: 9:38 a.m. | February 14, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Couples in Qingdao, China, take part in a kissing contest to celebrate Valentine's Day; investigators walk amid the wreckage of a turboprop passenger plane that crash landed in Donetsk, Ukraine, killing four; South African Paralympic and Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius is arrested and charged with murder in the fatal shooting of his girlfriend; and there's... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 13, 2013
  • Kiyoshi Ota / Bloomberg

Pictures in the News | Feb. 13, 2013

Posted On: 9:44 a.m. | February 13, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Japan, where vocational students raise their fists during a rally to start off job-hunting in Tokyo. The Japanese government announced 10.3 trillion yen in spending last month, which it predicts will increase gross domestic product by about 2 percentage points and create about 600,000 jobs. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 12, 2013
  • PATRICK KOVARIK / AFP

Pictures in the News | Feb. 12, 2013

Posted On: 11:07 a.m. | February 12, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, French riot police hold shields spattered by eggs and paint hurled by protestors outside the Goodyear Tire & Rubber headquarters in France; in New York, it's time for Fashion Week and the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show (more photos); President Obama watches as Medal of Honor recipient retired Staff Sgt. Clinton Romesha hugs the son of a fallen comrade... View Post»

Mardi Gras 2013 shifts into high gear with Fat Tuesday in New Orleans
  • DAN ANDERSON / EPA

Mardi Gras 2013 shifts into high gear with Fat Tuesday in New Orleans

Posted On: 10:28 a.m. | February 12, 2013

Overcast skies and the threat of rain couldn't dampen the revelry of Mardi Gras in New Orleans as parades took to the streets Tuesday, showering costumed merrymakers with trinkets of all kinds. The parades began around dawn, led by clarinetist Pete Fountain and his Half-Fast Marching Club. Later, the Zulu krewe and the parade of Rex, King of Carnival, rolled down stately St. Charles Avenue... View Post»

2013 Westminster Kennel Club dog show
  • Frank Franklin II / Associated Press

2013 Westminster Kennel Club dog show

Posted On: 9:58 p.m. | February 11, 2013

The 2013 Westminster Kennel Club 137th Annual All Breed Dog Show, which features dogs from around the world takes place Monday and Tuesday in New York at Madison Square Garden and Piers 92/94. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013
  • ED JONES / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013

Posted On: 11:30 a.m. | February 11, 2013

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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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