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Pictures in the News | July 4, 2014
  • Matt York / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | July 4, 2014

Posted On: 5:31 p.m. | July 4, 2014

As always, Pictures in the News gives a glimpse of the day's events around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 3, 2014
  • Sebastian Kahnert / EPA

Pictures in the News | July 3, 2014

Posted On: 3:14 p.m. | July 3, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News illustrates the day around the globe. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 2, 2014
  • Stefan Sauer / DPA

Pictures in the News | July 2, 2014

Posted On: 9:49 a.m. | July 2, 2014

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News a rainbow stretches across the sky over the Baltic Sea island of Usedom, near Trassenheide, Germany. New Delhi: A boy somersaults into water as monsoon rains are expected to arrive at India's capital in a couple of days. Salvador, Brazil: A lone USA supporter dressed as Captain America sits in the stands after Belgium defeated the USA 2-1 in extra time... View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 1, 2014
  • MOHAMMED SABER / EPA

Pictures in the News | July 1, 2014

Posted On: 10:38 a.m. | July 1, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, young Palestinians wave homemade sparklers after breaking the fast during Ramadan in Gaza City. Muslims are obliged to abstain from eating, drinking, smoking and sex from before dawn until dusk throughout the holy month of Ramadan. Gush Etzion, Israel: Israelis gather for a candlelight vigil near the area where the bodies of three missing Israeli teenagers... View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 30, 2014
  • Manish Swarup / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | June 30, 2014

Posted On: 11:38 a.m. | June 30, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News, an Indian Muslim father holds the hands of his daughter in his palms and prays before breaking fast on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan at the Jama Mosque in New Delhi, India. During this month, the world's estimated 1.6 billion Muslims will abstain from food, drink and other pleasures from sunrise to sunset. Khazair, Iraq:  Bottled water is... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | June 23–29, 2014
  • Mike Eliason / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | June 23–29, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | June 27, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, the World Cup in Brazil took center stage as fans across the globe rooted on their teams. Thirty-two teams began the tournament and only 16 are left as we enter the knockout stage. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 27, 2014
  • Clay Jackson / The Advocate-Messenger

Pictures in the News | June 27, 2014

Posted On: 9:21 a.m. | June 27, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where U.S. soccer fans on the Hermosa Beach Pier had much to celebrate as their team's loss to Germany still allowed the U.S. to advance into the Cup's knockout round. Over in Anaheim, exuberant young fans welcome YouTube star Ricky Dillon at VidCon, which is expected to draw about 18,000 people to the Anaheim Convention Center over three... View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 26, 2014
  • LEON NEAL / AFP

Pictures in the News | June 26, 2014

Posted On: 9:35 a.m. | June 26, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, festival-goers gather ahead of this weekend's Glastonbury Festival of Music and Performing Arts on Worthy Farm in Somerset, southwest England. Bangkok, Thailand: Taitan, a  male Shih Tzu from Thailand, yawns while being groomed during the Thailand International Dog Show. Omaha, Neb.: Vanderbilt University players celebrate after defeating the... View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 25, 2014

Pictures in the News | June 25, 2014

Posted On: 9:58 a.m. | June 25, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins with the scent of death as youngsters hold their noses against the odor of a rare "corpse flower," indigenous to the Indonesian island of Sumatra, blooming at Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa. Key Largo, Fla.: Fabien Cousteau waves from inside Aquarius Reef Base, a laboratory 63 feet below the surface of the water off Key Largo, where researchers are... View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 24, 2014
  • JAIME REINA / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | June 24, 2014

Posted On: 10:17 a.m. | June 24, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Brazil, where tourists visit the statue of Christ the Redeemer atop Corcovado hill in Rio de Janeiro prior to the Group E football match between France and Ecuador during the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Over in India, where cricket dwarfs every other sport, the ongoing World Cup Soccer tournament in Brazil has evoked a lot of interest in the game which is more... View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 23, 2014

Pictures in the News | June 23, 2014

Posted On: 10:27 a.m. | June 23, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in a downtown Los Angeles warehouse with soccer fans waving U.S. flags to watch the U.S. national team face off against Portugal in a pivotal World Cup match that ended in a 2 - 2 draw. Across town, South Korean soccer fans, watching on a Jumbotron and another monitor at Wilshire Park Place in Koreatown, react as their team scores its first goal of the game... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | June 16 – 22, 2014

The Week in Pictures | June 16 – 22, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | June 20, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, it was all about sport. In South America, the biggest, loudest, longest, wildest party in the world kicked off in Brazil as 32 teams descend on the soccer-crazed nation for the 2014 World Cup. Westwood: Mike Watts watches the flag-folding ritual during his father's funeral service at the veterans cemetery where he had been... View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 20, 2014

Pictures in the News | June 20, 2014

Posted On: 8:20 a.m. | June 20, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Westwood, where Mike Watts watches the flag folding ritual during his father's funeral service at the VA cemetery in Westwood, where Watts has been struggling for five years to get his father buried. The cemetery that has been running out of space and hasn't been accepting anyone for burial until now. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 19, 2014
  • Chris Carlson / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | June 19, 2014

Posted On: 11:04 a.m. | June 19, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw celebrates his no-hitter against the Colorado Rockies after the last out of a baseball game. View Post»

Downhill racers
  • Phil Prins / null

Downhill racers

Posted On: 11:32 p.m. | June 18, 2014

The sloping, misty foothills of a dormant volcano called Mount Talinis is probably the least expected place to discover a budding extreme sport. Amid the thick, green forest you can see steep mountain faces jutting skyward. The plants and soil are always wet and muddy and you can almost feel the jungle exhale its warm, humid breath. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 18, 2014
  • DIEGO AZUBEL / EPA

Pictures in the News | June 18, 2014

Posted On: 8:35 a.m. | June 18, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Brazil, where a soccer fan wears contact lenses with the Brazilian national flag before the group A preliminary round match between Brazil and Mexico in Sao Paulo, Brazil. In the Southland, hundreds of Mexican soccer fans gathered to watch live telecast of the game. 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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