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The Week in Pictures | Sept. 30 – Oct. 6, 2013
  • Jacquelyn Martin / Pool

The Week in Pictures | Sept. 30 – Oct. 6, 2013

Posted On: 3:09 p.m. | October 4, 2013

Some of our favorite photos from around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 4, 2013
  • Jewel Samad / AFP

Pictures in the News | Oct. 4, 2013

Posted On: 9:25 a.m. | October 4, 2013

In Friday's Pictures in the News people take cover as gunshots were being heard at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Officers pursued and killed a female driver who they said tried to breach a barricade outside the White House. A child was removed from the car and taken to a hospital. Los Angeles: Gov. Jerry Brown signs a bill allowing immigrants lacking legal immigration status to obtain... View Post»

reFramed: In conversation with John Chervinsky
  • John Chervinsky

reFramed: In conversation with John Chervinsky

Posted On: 5:45 a.m. | October 4, 2013

John Chervinsky is a self-taught photographer and an engineer working in the field of applied physics. Since it first opened at the Griffin Museum of Photography in 2005, his "Experiment in Perspective" series has been traveling the country, including solo exhibits at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory Art Gallery, Batavia, Illinois; Michael Mazzeo Gallery, New York City, and Blue Sky... View Post»

Valley of solitude: Inside a closed Yosemite National Park

Valley of solitude: Inside a closed Yosemite National Park

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | October 4, 2013

The government shutdown forced the closure of all National Parks offering a rare look inside Yosemite after all the visitors were asked to leave. View Post»

The end of the ferry Silver Stand
  • Jerry Ruhlow / Los Angeles Times

The end of the ferry Silver Stand

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

The 227-foot former ferryboat Silver Strand grounded on rocks of Los Angeles Harbor breakwater after being town loose from its moorings in the outer harbor by high winds. View Post»

Life Magazine photographer Bill Eppridge | 1938-2013
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Life Magazine photographer Bill Eppridge | 1938-2013

Posted On: 9:50 p.m. | October 3, 2013

Life magazine photographer Bill Eppridge was on assignment taking pictures of wild horses in the Montana mountains in 1968 when he got word that Robert F. Kennedy had announced he was running for president. “I jumped into my jeep, drove about 20 miles down the worst roads in the world,” Eppridge said in a 2006 radio interview. He had photographed Kennedy in 1966 and was so taken with the... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 3, 2013
  • Eduardo Verdugo / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Oct. 3, 2013

Posted On: 9:47 a.m. | October 3, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, protesters mark the anniversary of the Tlatelolco massacre in Mexico City.  Mexico commemorated the 45th anniversary of the massacre of students holding an anti-government protest in 1968, days before the Summer Olympics celebrations in Mexico City. Lampedusa, Italy: Rescued immigrants are brought ashore after least 92 others drowned and around 200 were... View Post»

The Security Housing Unit at Corcoran State Prison

The Security Housing Unit at Corcoran State Prison

Posted On: 6:43 a.m. | October 3, 2013

Some inmates are placed in the cages with cellmates, but most are alone. One passes the time by pacing back and forth. Another does push-ups with the help of two prosthetic legs. Two men in adjacent cages discuss the Oakland Raiders and the San Francisco 49ers. View Post»


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