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Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | April 17, 2012
  • NASA

Pictures in the News | April 17, 2012

Posted On: 10:30 a.m. | April 17, 2012

In today's Pictures in the News, Moscow as seen at night from the international space station at an altitude of approximately 240 miles; the Dalai Lama jokes with Hawaiian canoe crew members in Kaneohe, Hawaii; Anders Behring Breivik, who has admitted killing 77 people in a bomb-and-shooting massacre, appears in court in Oslo, Norway; the space shuttle Discovery sitting atop a Boeing 747 (more... View Post»

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Pictures in the News | April 16, 2012
  • Matt Rourke / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | April 16, 2012

Posted On: 9:03 a.m. | April 16, 2012

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

The Week in Pictures | April 9 - April 15, 2012
  • FRANZISKA KRAUFMANN / DPA

The Week in Pictures | April 9 – April 15, 2012

Posted On: 2:24 p.m. | April 13, 2012

Each week, we bring you a selection of the best images from around the world in Framework's The Week in Pictures. Enjoy the journey with us. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 10:21 p.m. | April 12, 2012

A roundup of outstanding photography, video and multimedia from across the Web. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 12, 2012
  • VANO SHLAMOV / AFP

Pictures in the News | April 12, 2012

Posted On: 10:48 a.m. | April 12, 2012

In today's Pictures in the News: Georgians celebrate the Chiakokonoba folk festival in Tbilisi by jumping over a bonfire; people in Myanmar celebrate the Songkran festival, also known as the Water Festival, in Yangon; and Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem Theofilos III sprinkles worshipers with water after the Washing of the Feet ceremony outside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in... View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 11, 2012
  • CHAIDEER MAHYUDDIN / AFP

Pictures in the News | April 11, 2012

Posted On: 10:08 a.m. | April 11, 2012

In today's Pictures in the News an earthquake off the coast of Indonesia sets off a tsunami scare in Banda Aceh; rescued miners are ushered out of the Cabeza de Negro mine in Peru after being trapped underground for seven days; and sailors of Team Artemis Racing cling to their capsized boat during the first Fleet Race of the America's Cup World Series off Naples. And there's more. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 10, 2012
  • PRAKASH SINGH / AFP

Pictures in the News | April 10, 2012

Posted On: 9:32 a.m. | April 10, 2012

In today's Pictures in the News, rescuers work to free nine miners trapped inside a wildcat mine in Peru, a sudden thunderstorm breaks in New Delhi after days of high temperatures, three young bears discover their open-air enclosure at a wildlife park in Germany, and a well-preserved baby mammoth, named Lyuba, is shown to the press in Hong Kong. And there's more. View Post»

Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for March
  • Jay G. Thornton

Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for March

Posted On: 4:02 p.m. | April 9, 2012

One of the most striking images of this month is Jay Thornton's street portrait of a man walking in downtown L.A. Thornton's approach -- approaching strangers and popping a flash in their faces with nary a warning -- requires a lot of guts to pull off in the middle of an area like downtown L.A. What's even more interesting is the man's reaction: "After I took his photo, I just made eye... View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 9, 2012
  • FETHI BELAID / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | April 9, 2012

Posted On: 9:52 a.m. | April 9, 2012

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

Telephoto and wide-angle iPhone lenses

Telephoto and wide-angle iPhone lenses

Posted On: 10:15 p.m. | April 6, 2012

Taking photographs with your iPhone is a great way to keep things simple. Most people never seem to be without their cellphone and getting an 8-megapixel camera is a great bonus.  Carrying a bulky DSLR (digital-single-lens-reflex) camera everywhere you go is just too much work for most of us. But, with all this convenience, you're missing an important piece of the photo equation: a wide... View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 5:13 p.m. | April 6, 2012

Best of the Web this week visits two progressive photography agencies. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | April 2 - 8, 2012
  • LLUIS GENE / AFP / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | April 2 – 8, 2012

Posted On: 4:45 p.m. | April 6, 2012

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

Pictures in the News | April 6, 2012
  • ANDREJ ISAKOVIC / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | April 6, 2012

Posted On: 8:43 a.m. | April 6, 2012

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

Pictures in the News | April 5, 2012
  • ARMIN WEIGEL / DPA

Pictures in the News | April 5, 2012

Posted On: 11:05 a.m. | April 5, 2012

In today's Pictures in the News, we start out with our four-legged friends: a Dachshund named Rambo gets up close to green iguana Otto; 4-week-old leopard cub Imoo gets his close-up from a cameraman; cats rest on a branch of a cherry tree under its blossoms in Tokyo; and more. View Post»

2012 Masters golf tournament
  • Jeff Siner / Charlotte Observer

2012 Masters golf tournament

Posted On: 9:20 a.m. | April 5, 2012

Bubba Watson wins the Masters golf tournament in a sudden-death playoff against Louis Oosthuizen after hitting a great recovering shot on the 10th hole at Augusta National. Read the story by Jeff Shain View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 4, 2012
  • Bullit Marquez / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | April 4, 2012

Posted On: 9:39 a.m. | April 4, 2012

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

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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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