Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Burning Man 2012
  • Andy Barron / Reno Gazette-Journal

Burning Man 2012

Posted On: 9:59 a.m. | September 4, 2012

"Burners" gathered for the annual Burning Man in Black Rock Desert near Gerlach, Nev. from Aug. 27 Sept. 3. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 4, 2012
  • MANAN VATSYAYANA / AFP

Pictures in the News | Sept. 4, 2012

Posted On: 9:18 a.m. | September 4, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Protesters brave water cannons as they break through barricades toward Indian police in New Delhi. Supporters of Pakistani religious party Jamaat-e-Islami raise their hands to take an oath to continue wear the hijab during a rally in Karachi, Pakistan. A Syrian child stands next to rebel fighters checking a house that was damaged in a bombing by government... View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 11:06 p.m. | August 31, 2012

In the Shadow of Pine Ridge Photojournalist Aaron Huey has been documenting life on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation for seven years.  Faced with the challenge of sharing the incredibly complex and multifaceted story of this community, the photographer joined forces with Cowbird.com. Formed by Brooklyn-based artist Johnathan Harris, Cowbird is a multimedia platform for nonlinear storytelling... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | August 27 – September 2, 2012
  • DAI KUROKAWA / EPA

The Week in Pictures | August 27 – September 2, 2012

Posted On: 11:05 p.m. | August 31, 2012

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Hurricane Isaac pounded the Gulf Coast this week, downing trees, causing widespread power outages and leaving parts of Louisiana and Mississippi underwater. See gallery View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 31, 2012
  • RAINER†JENSEN / EPA

Pictures in the News | August 31, 2012

Posted On: 9:43 a.m. | August 31, 2012

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Louisiana, where a young family leave their flooded home in the aftermath of Hurricane Isaac in Slidell. As Isaac made its way into Arkansas on Friday, Gulf Coast communities struggled with high water left by the storm. One couple was found dead inside their flooded Louisiana home. See gallery View Post»

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»

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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