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Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | Jan. 10, 2012
  • Arno Balzarini / KEYSTONE

Pictures in the News | Jan. 10, 2012

Posted On: 11:39 a.m. | January 10, 2012

In today's Pictures in the News snow provides a winter wonderland in Switzerland while stranding truck drivers on the highway in Kashmir, relatives carry the coffins of a family killed by a mudslide in Brazil and Nigerians protest the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos. And there's more. View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 9, 2012
  • DIPTENDU DUTTA / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | January 9, 2012

Posted On: 10:55 a.m. | January 9, 2012

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

My technology keeps getting cleaner
  • Markus Thompson

My technology keeps getting cleaner

Posted On: 10:30 p.m. | January 6, 2012

My technology just keeps getting cleaner. Not intentionally, but accidentally. As my high-tech marvels get smaller, they fit more easily into my pants or sweatshirt pockets, which means it's just one quick toss into the washing machine. Thankfully my BlackBerry and iPhone haven't made this spin-cycle journey -- yet. Lets take a tally of my spotless and shiny tech items: I've had multiple... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 2 - 8, 2012
  • Kirsty Wigglesworth / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 2 – 8, 2012

Posted On: 4:00 p.m. | January 6, 2012

Here's this week's compilation of our favorite photos from the wires. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 6, 2012
  • EMILY WABITSCH / DPA

Pictures in the News | Jan. 6, 2012

Posted On: 10:39 a.m. | January 6, 2012

A few highlights in today's Pictures in the News; Bulgarians dive into icy waters in a race to retrieve a cross as part of Epiphany Day celebrations, a spiral of dominos are set up to try to break the world record of the longest spiral-shaped wall of dominos, the Iraqi army on parade to mark the army's 91st anniversary in Baghdad's fortified Green Zone and the aftermath of a suicide bombing in... View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 7:52 p.m. | January 5, 2012

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

Pictures in the News | January 5, 2012
  • Ahmad Nazar / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | January 5, 2012

Posted On: 9:44 a.m. | January 5, 2012

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

Towering sculptures at the Harbin Ice and Snow Festival
  • DIEGO AZUBEL / EPA

Towering sculptures at the Harbin Ice and Snow Festival

Posted On: 9:53 a.m. | January 4, 2012

The International Harbin Ice and Snow Festival held in Harbin, in China's northern Heilongjiang province, is set to open Thursday. The annual three-month-long festival attracts visitors from all over China as well as a number of foreign guests who brave below-zero temperatures to see colorful large ice and snow sculptures, ride horse-drawn carriages and enjoy a number of winter activities set... View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 4, 2012
  • DANIEL KARMANN / EPA

Pictures in the News | January 4, 2012

Posted On: 9:51 a.m. | January 4, 2012

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

Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for December
  • Jeff Burgess

Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for December

Posted On: 10:20 p.m. | January 3, 2012

The last month of 2011 brought us some beautiful images, including a number of quiet, really thoughtful ones. In terms of technique, Omid Akhavan's self-portrait on San Vicente Boulevard and Eric Norris' use of a 10-stop filter to make a 30-second exposure of the Santa Monica Pier are standouts. But I particularly like Jimmay Bones' take on a classic urban image -- a shoe hanging from a wire... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 3, 2012
  • JIJI PRESS / AFP

Pictures in the News | Jan. 3, 2012

Posted On: 10:25 a.m. | January 3, 2012

In today's Pictures in the News: monkeys in the road on a foggy morning in New Delhi; a customer in 'A Mall of Junk' in Depok, Indonesia; a lamp post provides a handhold during strong winds in South Shields, England; and more. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Dec. 27, 2011 to Jan. 1, 2012
  • NARENDRA SHRESTHA / EPA

The Week in Pictures | Dec. 27, 2011 to Jan. 1, 2012

Posted On: 8:58 a.m. | January 1, 2012

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

Pictures in the News | Dec. 30, 2011
  • SERGEI ILNITSKY / EPA

Pictures in the News | Dec. 30, 2011

Posted On: 11:28 a.m. | December 30, 2011

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

Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for 2011
  • Maureen Bond / null

Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for 2011

Posted On: 6:51 a.m. | December 30, 2011

365 days, 365 photos. Over the course of the year we've made a lot of new friends and seen a lot of great photography. Above are the 12 photos that struck us as our favorites from each month. From Batman playing with some dogs in the back of a truck in Hollywood, to a tequila-swigging luchadora, to the Mojave National Preserve, images came from across Southern California. And who could forget... View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 29, 2011
  • ARMIN WEIGEL / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | December 29, 2011

Posted On: 9:06 a.m. | December 29, 2011

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

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | December 28, 2011

This week's roundup of the Best of the Web is from the the perspective of two different musical artists and two massive projection presentations. Have a festive and positive New Year! 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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