Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | March 22, 2013
  • GUILLERMO LEGARIA / AFP

Pictures in the News | March 22, 2013

Posted On: 11:19 a.m. | March 22, 2013

In Friday's Pictures in the News: A student throws paint bombs at riot police during a protest in Bogota, Colombia; Indian youth dance and cool off at the Jal Vihar water park on World Water Day in Hyderabad; Hindus are covered in colored powder as they sit on the floor during prayers at the Ladali or Radha temple before the procession for the Lathmar Holy festival in Barsana, India; The... View Post»

Construction on the Four Level Interchange
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

Construction on the Four Level Interchange

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | March 22, 2013

Construction begins on the Four Level Interchange in downtown Los Angeles. Sunset Blvd., is on the right, Temple St., on the left, and Figueroa St. runs horizontally in the foreground. View Post»

War photography exhibit opens at Annenberg Space for Photography
  • Hayne Palmour IV / North County Times

War photography exhibit opens at Annenberg Space for Photography

Posted On: 4:29 p.m. | March 21, 2013

The exhibit, organized by The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and titled WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY, includes over 150 photographs from 1887 through the present day. It will open Saturday March 23 and run through June 2. Admission will be free. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 21, 2013

Pictures in the News | March 21, 2013

Posted On: 11:50 a.m. | March 21, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Rescuers help occupants of a German federal police helicopter at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin after it collided with another police helicopter during an exercise; U.S. soldiers from the 438th Medical Unit wait to board a plane on their way home from Afghanistan at the U.S. transit center Manas outside Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek; Myanmar residents walk... View Post»

The war in Iraq: Embedded with the U.S. Military

The war in Iraq: Embedded with the U.S. Military

Posted On: 2:06 a.m. | March 21, 2013

After returning from assignment in Afghanistan in 2003, Times photojournalist Rick Loomis asked to be sent out in the first wave of journalists to cover the Invasion of Iraq. He spent several weeks traveling in the back of a canvas topped Humvee with U.S. Troops as they crossed the Iraq desert en route to Baghdad in April of 2003. Loomis has covered assignments in more than 25 countries,... View Post»

Lomography Store L.A. closing, Nikon COOLPIX A, Vine, and USB

Lomography Store L.A. closing, Nikon COOLPIX A, Vine, and USB

Posted On: 11:45 p.m. | March 20, 2013

After a three-year run, the Lomography Store in Los Angeles on Santa Monica Blvd. in West Hollywood is closing on Sunday, March 24. It will be a sad day for those who enjoy shooting film locally and using the unique style cameras. View Post»

Arefa

A healing bond: Sisters open hearts, home to burned Afghan girl

Posted On: 11:33 a.m. | March 20, 2013

Two sisters open their home and hearts, agreeing to care for Arefa, an Afghan child who was sent to Los Angeles for medical care after being severely burned. The experience changes all three lives. Read the full story by Kurt Streeter "Forging a delicate and healing bond" View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 20, 2013

Pictures in the News | March 20, 2013

Posted On: 8:32 a.m. | March 20, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins with a nod to the first day of Spring. In Southern California, visitors to Mission San Juan Capistrano are framed by blooming California poppies as they stop to take pictures of the historic bells during the Saint Joseph's Day. Further south, joggers run along a trail through Double Peak Park in San Marcos, where Ceanothus or California lilac bushes are... 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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