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Zsa Zsa Gabor press conference
  • Robert Durell / Los Angeles Times

Zsa Zsa Gabor press conference

Posted On: 12:26 a.m. | March 26, 2015

Actress Zsa Zsa Gabor is surrounded by media following her conviction of slapping a police officer. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 24, 2015

Pictures in the News | March 24, 2015

Posted On: 9:55 a.m. | March 24, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in the French Alps, where a German airliner carrying 150 people crashed while on a flight from Barcelona, Spain, to the German city of Duesseldorf. France’s president warned that there were probably no survivors. View Post»

Woody Allen promotes 'Bananas'
  • Harry Chase / Los Angeles Times

Woody Allen promotes ‘Bananas’

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | March 24, 2015

Comedian Woody Allen in portrait taken during promotion of his movie 'Bananas.' View Post»

Photographing Al Pacino

How I photographed Al Pacino

Posted On: 12:30 p.m. | March 23, 2015

By Ricardo DeAratanha, Los Angeles Times When I was assigned to photograph actor Al Pacino I was asked to produce at least three different looks for The Envelope and Calendar sections. The shoot was to take place at the Four Seasons Hotel Beverly Hills, where I have worked many times before. When photographing celebrities we’re usually not given much time and this time wouldn’t be any... View Post»


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