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Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

The Week in Pictures | October 17 - October 23, 2011
  • ORESTIS PANAGIOTOU / EPA

The Week in Pictures | October 17 – October 23, 2011

Posted On: 8:56 p.m. | October 21, 2011

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

The shoot-first, focus-later Lytro camera
  • Lytro, Inc.

The shoot-first, focus-later Lytro camera

Posted On: 2:00 p.m. | October 21, 2011

Shoot first, focus later Lytro camera announced with shipping in early 2012. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 21, 2011
  • Manish Swarup / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | October 21, 2011

Posted On: 10:00 a.m. | October 21, 2011

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

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 10:25 p.m. | October 20, 2011

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

Pictures in the News | Oct. 20, 2011
  • Maritime New Zealand / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Oct. 20, 2011

Posted On: 10:59 a.m. | October 20, 2011

In today's Pictures in the News: Libyan dictator Moammar Kadafi is reportedly captured, protests turn deadly in Athens, a pastoral scene captured in North Korea, cranberries are harvested in Belarus and more. View Post»

Moammar Kadafi killed in fall of Surt
  • Esam Omran Fetori / Reuters

Moammar Kadafi killed in fall of Surt

Posted On: 7:57 a.m. | October 20, 2011

Reports were spreading Thursday that deposed Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi was captured and killed in the fall of his hometown of Surt. The information center for the revolutionary forces in the nearby city of Misurata issued a statement saying "the tyrant" had been arrested in an assault on Kadafi's hometown. Earlier Thursday, the coastal city was reported to have fallen to forces loyal to... View Post»

October surprise: Capture the fall season

October surprise: Capture the fall season

Posted On: 4:12 p.m. | October 19, 2011

Recently I was in Wisconsin photographing my nephew's wedding. The first thing I noticed was the amazing fall color on the trees. In Southern California, the seasons just blend together. I've never seen the palm trees change color. It's always my reminder of  fall in SoCal when the pumpkins begin to appear at the local supermarkets. Fall is  a great time of year to get out and take some... View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 19, 2011
  • Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | October 19, 2011

Posted On: 10:35 a.m. | October 19, 2011

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

Anti-austerity protests continue in Greece
  • JOHN KOLESIDIS / Reuters

Anti-austerity protests continue in Greece

Posted On: 10:22 a.m. | October 19, 2011

Furious protesters hurled homemade firebombs, rocks and garbage at police in Athens on Wednesday, as Greek lawmakers prepared to vote on a new batch of budget cuts necessary to stave off a government default. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 18, 2011
  • Philippe Desmazes / AFP

Pictures in the News | Oct. 18, 2011

Posted On: 10:43 a.m. | October 18, 2011

In today's Pictures in the News, Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit is released after five years in captivity in exchange for 1,027 Palestinians held in Israeli jails; fighting continues as Libyan rebels try to stamp out resistance in Moammar Kadafi's last bastion, Surt; a sultan's daughter marries in Indonesia; Australian surfer Julian Wilson wipes out in a competition in Portugal and more. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 17, 2011
  • RALPH ORLOWSKI / Reuters

Pictures in the News | October 17, 2011

Posted On: 12:54 p.m. | October 17, 2011

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

Stricken cargo ship off New Zealand coast spills oil, could sink
  • Alan Gibson / New Zealand Herald

Stricken cargo ship off New Zealand coast spills oil, could sink

Posted On: 9:26 a.m. | October 17, 2011

A stricken cargo ship threatened to break apart and become dislodged from the reef it rammed this month off the coast of New Zealand in what is already New Zealand’s worst environmental sea accident. Salvage crews rushed to pump more oil from the ailing Liberia-flagged Rena, which ran aground Oct. 5 on a reef 14 miles offshore, spilling tons of heavy oil that has washed up on pristine... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Oct. 10-16, 2011
  • NADEEM SOOMRO / Reuters

The Week in Pictures | Oct. 10-16, 2011

Posted On: 2:12 p.m. | October 14, 2011

This week we witnessed a mass killing in Seal Beach, flooding in Thailand, continuing Wall Street protests, an earthquake in Indonesia, an oil spill from a ship that hit a reef off New Zealand, Bhutan's King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck married commoner Jetsun Pema, dozens of prisoners and political detainees released in Myanmar, Ukraine's former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko convicted of... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 14, 2011
  • NAVESH CHITRAKAR / Reuters

Pictures in the News | Oct. 14, 2011

Posted On: 10:54 a.m. | October 14, 2011

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

Thailand floods
  • Athit Perawongmetha / Getty Images

Thailand floods

Posted On: 10:45 a.m. | October 14, 2011

[Updated Oct 25, 12:10 p.m. Flooding forces Thailand to close one Bangkok airport] Rising floodwaters have wreaked havoc across Thailand and are threatening the capital, Bangkok, as the death toll from the worst monsoon rains in decades rose Saturday to 253. Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said the flooding, which has severed rail links with the north, shut dozens of highways and... View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 6:56 p.m. | October 13, 2011

"Starved for Attention" Made in a collaboration of Doctors Without Borders and VII photo agency, "Starved for Attention” is a seven-part series documenting malnutrition that affects about 195 million children worldwide.  Powerfully revealing photographs and narration from photojournalists Marcus Bleasdale, Jessica Dimmock, Ron Haviv, Antonin Kratochvil, Franco Pagetti, Stephanie Sinclair... 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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