Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

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»

A royal wedding in Bhutan
  • Paula Bronstein / Getty Images

A royal wedding in Bhutan

Posted On: 4:30 p.m. | October 13, 2011

The royal wedding of Bhutan's king, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, 31, and Jetsun Pema, 21, was notable for its lack of star-studded celebrities, self-important film stars, fidgeting foreign royals or a long wedding gown train. The theme in Bhutan was “of the people,” which is a lot easier when your country has a population of 700,000, almost all of whom were in overdrive as the popular... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 13, 2011
  • MOHAMED MESSARA / EPA

Pictures in the News | Oct. 13, 2011

Posted On: 10:00 a.m. | October 13, 2011

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Bhutan's King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema are wed; Libyan rebels take a break from fighting to kick a soccer ball around; a crushed minivan from an earthquake in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia; Westminster dogs get ready to devour Parliament -- or rather a cake version -- in London; and more. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 12, 2011
  • Sukree Sukplang / Reuters

Pictures in the News | October 12, 2011

Posted On: 10:49 a.m. | October 12, 2011

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

Pictures in the News | Oct. 11, 2011
  • CHAIWAT SUBPRASOM / Reuters

Pictures in the News | Oct. 11, 2011

Posted On: 10:47 a.m. | October 11, 2011

In today's Pictures in the News, a jockey competes in a buffalo race in Thailand, riot police clash with supporters of Ukrainian ex-prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko, Samaritans pray during the holiday of Sukkoth (the Tabernacles Feast) celebrations near the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and more. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 10, 2011
  • Rungroj Yongrit / European Pressphoto Agency

Pictures in the News | October 10, 2011

Posted On: 11:31 a.m. | October 10, 2011

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Egypt, where thousands of Egyptian Coptic Christians gathered outside the Coptic Hospital to receive the bodies of relatives killed in clashes a day earlier between mostly Coptic Christians and government troops. The Coptic Church blasted authorities Monday for allowing repeated attacks on Christians as the death toll rose to more than two dozen, most of... View Post»

A few random complaints: iPhone 4S, Facebook, Google+, Canon, and Nikon

A few random complaints: iPhone 4S, Facebook, Google+, Canon, and Nikon

Posted On: 10:30 p.m. | October 7, 2011

Apple says, "The A5 chip is designed with an image signal processor that’s just as good as the ones found in DSLR cameras." This is one I would really like to perform a comparison test. My DSLR against my iPhone, I will have to wait for this test. I am going to order one on Oct 7th, but please don't compare the quality to my Canon 7D. You're not going to win that battle. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Oct. 3 - 9, 2011
  • Kevin Quigley / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | Oct. 3 – 9, 2011

Posted On: 6:54 p.m. | October 7, 2011

Each week, the photo editors of the Los Angeles Times bring you the best photography from around the world in the Week in Pictures. This week is no exception — we have much for you to explore. Enjoy. View Post»

100 years of Southland aviation history
  • Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens / Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

100 years of Southland aviation history

Posted On: 5:51 p.m. | October 7, 2011

A new exhibit at the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens will showcase the aerospace industry's impact on Southern California over the last 100 years. "Blue Sky Metropolis: The Aerospace Century in Southern California" recounts that transformative era through approximately 50 manuscripts, documents and photographs drawn from the Huntington’s growing collection of... 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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