Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Mardi Gras 2013 shifts into high gear with Fat Tuesday in New Orleans
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Mardi Gras 2013 shifts into high gear with Fat Tuesday in New Orleans

Posted On: 10:28 a.m. | February 12, 2013

Overcast skies and the threat of rain couldn't dampen the revelry of Mardi Gras in New Orleans as parades took to the streets Tuesday, showering costumed merrymakers with trinkets of all kinds. The parades began around dawn, led by clarinetist Pete Fountain and his Half-Fast Marching Club. Later, the Zulu krewe and the parade of Rex, King of Carnival, rolled down stately St. Charles Avenue... View Post»

Edgar Bergen
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Edgar Bergen

Posted On: 12:46 a.m. | February 12, 2013

Comedian-ventriloquist Edgar Bergen and long-time friend Martimer Snerd entertain students at Earl Warren High School in Downey. View Post»

2013 Westminster Kennel Club dog show
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2013 Westminster Kennel Club dog show

Posted On: 9:58 p.m. | February 11, 2013

The 2013 Westminster Kennel Club 137th Annual All Breed Dog Show, which features dogs from around the world takes place Monday and Tuesday in New York at Madison Square Garden and Piers 92/94. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013
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Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013

Posted On: 11:30 a.m. | February 11, 2013

Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013 View Post»

2013 Rio Carnival
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2013 Rio Carnival

Posted On: 11:13 a.m. | February 11, 2013

Rio Carnival is a wild 4 day celebration, 40 days before Easter. It officially starts on Saturday and finishes on Fat Tuesday with the beginning of Lent on Ash Wednesday. There are carnival celebrations in virtually every corner of Brazil, the best-known ones taking place in Recife together with the neighboring Olinda (in the North of Brazil) and Salvador. But the biggest and most famous... View Post»

Declining pedestrian traffic at 7th Street and Broadway
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Declining pedestrian traffic at 7th Street and Broadway

Posted On: 12:24 a.m. | February 11, 2013

Declining downtown Los Angeles pedestrian traffic is documented by similar photos at the corner of 7th Street and Broadway taken in 1926, 1958 and 1974. View Post»

55th Grammy Awards | Feb. 10, 2013

55th Grammy Awards | Feb. 10, 2013

Posted On: 7:01 p.m. | February 10, 2013

Framework presents a glimpse of the excitement, the anticipation, the fashions and the winners at the 55th Grammy Awards, brought to you by the photojournalists and photo staff of the Los Angeles Times. See also The Times' fullĀ 2013 Grammy Awards coverage. Enjoy. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 10:26 p.m. | February 8, 2013

Location, location, location 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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