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Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | February 7, 2012
  • Rungroj Yongrit / European Pressphoto Agency

Pictures in the News | February 7, 2012

Posted On: 9:35 a.m. | March 7, 2012

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Canon 5D Mark III, Lytro coming into focus

Canon 5D Mark III, Lytro coming into focus

Posted On: 10:00 p.m. | March 6, 2012

There's certainly no shortage of new cameras hitting the market this spring. The latest addition is the Canon EOS 5D Mark III which was unveiled last week, and the much-talked about Lytro Light Field camera, which is ready to be shipped. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 6, 2012
  • Tsering Topgyal / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 6, 2012

Posted On: 9:53 a.m. | March 6, 2012

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Pictures in the News | March 5, 2012
  • Ajit Solanki / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 5, 2012

Posted On: 10:16 a.m. | March 5, 2012

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Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 10:25 p.m. | March 2, 2012

Thanks for checking out Best of the Web this week. "The How of Why" In January I wrote a little blurb about Corey Rich Productions' "Why."  This week, Corey and his team released "The How of Why."    The piece gives a full glimpse of just how they made "Why," including the gear list and a little bit of the process.  In this video,  Corey dissects a couple new features of the Nikon... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Feb. 27 - March 4, 2012
  • Bill Roth / Anchorage Daily News

The Week in Pictures | Feb. 27 – March 4, 2012

Posted On: 4:01 p.m. | March 2, 2012

A few highlights from this Week in Pictures are: a high school shooting in Chardon, Ohio, Occupy protesters are removed from their camp outside London's St. Paul's Cathedral, the aftermath of a tornado that passed through Harveyville, Kan. (more photos), an Afghan police officer stands guard as a pile of narcotics is burned on the outskirts of Herat, Britain's Prince Charles, the prince of... View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 2, 2012
  • STEFAN RAMPFEL / EPA

Pictures in the News | March 2, 2012

Posted On: 10:21 a.m. | March 2, 2012

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Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for February
  • Mehdi Bouqua

Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for February

Posted On: 10:30 p.m. | March 1, 2012

Our photos from February seem to have a cold, dark feel in which we're still trying to emerge from what passes for "winter" in Southern California. We start with Mehdi Bouqua's image of a pedestrian in a crosswalk, taken through a fogged-over lens where only the subject is in focus. Likewise with Daniel Schaefer's image of a magician at the Magic Castle, Chris Jackson's image of a street... View Post»

Looking for something new in photography gear

Looking for something new in photography gear

Posted On: 10:15 p.m. | March 1, 2012

ICE Light:  After hitting the expo floor at WPPI 2012 -- the Wedding & Portrait Photographers International  conference and trade show -- in Las Vegas last week, my first mission was to find something that I hadn't seen before. It didn't take long, as I approached the ICE Light booth and noticed a model waving a light source that looked more like a "Star Wars" light-saber than any kind of... View Post»

Tornadoes in Midwest and South leave dozens dead, homes leveled
  • Patrick Reddy / Associated Press

Tornadoes in Midwest and South leave dozens dead, homes leveled

Posted On: 10:35 a.m. | March 1, 2012

Tornadoes ripped across the Midwest and into the South on Wednesday, leveling homes and businesses, killing at least a dozen people and injuring more than 100 in Illinois, Missouri and Tennessee. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 1, 2012
  • Steve Parsons / Pool

Pictures in the News | March 1, 2012

Posted On: 10:12 a.m. | March 1, 2012

Britain's Prince Charles fires a paintball gun, members of the prestigious "In and Out Club" march around London's St James's Square, a marathon in the Gaza Strip and snow in Syria in today's Pictures in the News. And there's more. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 29, 2012
  • Aref Karimi / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | February 29, 2012

Posted On: 11:39 a.m. | February 29, 2012

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Occupy London camp dismantled
  • CARL COURT / AFP / Getty Images

Occupy London camp dismantled

Posted On: 11:50 a.m. | February 28, 2012

Authorities dismantled Occupy London's camp outside the famous St. Paul's Cathedral in a dramatic early morning raid Tuesday, clearing away one of the longest-surviving encampments inspired by New York's Wall Street protest against capitalist excess. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 28, 2012
  • ABBAS MOMANI / AFP

Pictures in the News | Feb. 28, 2012

Posted On: 11:16 a.m. | February 28, 2012

In today's selection of Pictures in the News: Thousands of military officers are commissioned in South Korea; firefighters extinguish flames in the Beloselsky-Belozersky Palace in downtown St. Petersburg, Russia; Occupy London protesters are evicted by police; and dingo puppies look out from their den at the Tierpark zoo in Berlin. And there's more. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 27, 2012
  • Bill Roth / Anchorage Daily News

Pictures in the News | February 27, 2012

Posted On: 10:30 a.m. | February 27, 2012

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The Week in Pictures | Feb. 20-26, 2012
  • Clive Rose / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | Feb. 20-26, 2012

Posted On: 3:35 p.m. | February 24, 2012

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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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