Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Vivien Leigh's floral gown
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Vivien Leigh’s floral gown

Posted On: 12:58 a.m. | January 8, 2013

Actress Viven Leigh with her Best Actress Oscar for her role as Scarlet O'Hara in the 1939 movie "Gone With the Wind." View Post»

29th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival
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29th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival

Posted On: 10:37 a.m. | January 7, 2013

Hundreds of massive sculptures and buildings constructed from ice blocks are on display at the 29th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival being held in China’s Heilongjiang province. This year's "Ice and Snow World" features majestic ice castles and sculptures of fairytale characters equipped with LED lights, bringing a colorful and warm aura to the icy wonderland. View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 7, 2013
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Pictures in the News | January 7, 2013

Posted On: 10:03 a.m. | January 7, 2013

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

1914 flooding in Arroyo Seco
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1914 flooding in Arroyo Seco

Posted On: 12:49 a.m. | January 7, 2013

Flooding in the Arroyo Seco south of Highland Park surrounds the rock crushers and gravel-digging machinery of the Atlas company near Avenue 45. View Post»

T.H.E. Clinic: Battling diabetes

T.H.E. Clinic: Battling diabetes

Posted On: 7:50 a.m. | January 6, 2013

Carlos Sanchez ignored his diabetes for nearly 15 years. Then in February of last year he got a sore on his foot that wouldn't go away. Sanchez went to the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center emergency room, where doctors had to amputate his leg. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | December 31, 2012 - January 6, 2013
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The Week in Pictures | December 31, 2012 – January 6, 2013

Posted On: 12:21 p.m. | January 4, 2013

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Pictures in the News | Jan. 4, 2013
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Pictures in the News | Jan. 4, 2013

Posted On: 10:23 a.m. | January 4, 2013

In Friday's Pictures in the News: People leave Damara, the last strategic town keeping Central African Republic rebels from the country's capital, Bangui; Palestinians celebrate the 48th anniversary of the Fatah movement in Gaza; firefighters carry a child rescued from a house fire to a waiting ambulance in Niskayuna, N.Y.; and more. View Post»

Mickey Cohen wounded
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Mickey Cohen wounded

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | January 4, 2013

On July 20, 1949, Mickey Cohen and three companions were shot outside of Sherry's Restaurant on Sunset Blvd. View Post»


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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