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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

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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

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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

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Best of the Web

Best of the Web

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

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The Week in Pictures | August 13-19, 2012

The Week in Pictures | August 13-19, 2012

Posted On: 1:08 p.m. | August 17, 2012

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Pictures in the News | August 17, 2012
  • STEVE ROBERTSON / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | August 17, 2012

Posted On: 9:28 a.m. | August 17, 2012

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Pictures in the News | Aug. 16, 2012
  • Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Aug. 16, 2012

Posted On: 11:24 a.m. | August 16, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: The Lakers' Kobe Bryant shakes hands with fans while on a goodwill tour in China after the London Summer Olympics; fighting continues between Free Syrian Army and government forces in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo; a series of bomb attacks shakes Iraq; and militants attack on an air force base in Pakistan. There's more, too, so please take a look. View Post»

South Sea sojourn: Photos from a place I used to know

South Sea sojourn: Photos from a place I used to know

Posted On: 9:31 a.m. | August 16, 2012

Los Angeles Times photographer mentors photography students in the Philippines. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 15, 2012
  • ALFREDO ALDAI / EPA

Pictures in the News | Aug. 15, 2012

Posted On: 8:54 a.m. | August 15, 2012

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Pictures in the News | Aug. 14, 2012
  • Ahn Young-joon / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Aug. 14, 2012

Posted On: 10:52 a.m. | August 14, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, several countries hold national celebrations: Korea's liberation from Japan's colonial rule, Pakistan's Independence Day, and the Dutch Olympic team's 20 Olympic medals in the Netherlands. In other news, a senior Ugandan air force pilot is rescued from the wreckage of his helicopter, and New Jewish immigrants from the United States arrive at Ben Gurion airport... 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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