Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

1963 San Fernando Valley median income – $8,736
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1963 San Fernando Valley median income – $8,736

Posted On: 12:56 a.m. | October 3, 2012

Mrs. Joe Melton, teller at Security First National Bank in Fulton-Riverside, holds money illustrating the median income of San Fernando Valley families - $8,736. View Post»

The Hollywood sign | A photographic history of the Los Angeles landmark
  • Reed Saxon / Associated Press

The Hollywood sign | A photographic history of the Los Angeles landmark

Posted On: 7:23 p.m. | October 2, 2012

The iconic sign — which read ‘Hollywoodland’ until 1949, the year of its first face-lift — is undergoing its most extensive refurbishing in nearly 35 years. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 2, 2012
  • Kin Cheung / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Oct. 2, 2012

Posted On: 9:52 a.m. | October 2, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: In Hong Kong, rescuers check a partially submerged charter boat after it collided with a tugboat and sank, killing 38 people; in Jerusalem, Ultra Orthodox Jews dance as they celebrate the holiday of Sukkot at a yeshiva in the Mea Shearim neighborhood; in Florence, Italy, archeologists study two skeletons recovered during the hunt for the remains of the alleged... View Post»

Love captures wandering hippo
  • Frank Q. Brown / Los Angeles Times

Love captures wandering hippo

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | October 2, 2012

Herman, a wondering hippopotamus, obediently leaves a Laguna Beach rancher's pond under encouragement of his elephant friend Lisa. View Post»

Reader photos: Best of Southern California Moments for September
  • Pablo Gil Garcia

Reader photos: Best of Southern California Moments for September

Posted On: 1:55 p.m. | October 1, 2012

This month's best of Southern California Moments reflect the end of summer. The boys on the beach with the soccer ball, the young girl splashing in the pool, and the boy in the parade with a makeshift lasso. Summer photos in Southern California are often brighter and more festive, and very often have a lighthearted, whimsical feel. Another pattern in this month's photos is the number of... View Post»

The Week in Sports | September 24 – 30, 2012
  • Phelan M. Ebenhack / Associated Press

The Week in Sports | September 24 – 30, 2012

Posted On: 12:07 p.m. | October 1, 2012

The Week in Sports from around the world. View Post»

Apparently, photojournalism died on Aug. 1, 2010
  • Bethany Mollenkof / Los Angeles Times

Apparently, photojournalism died on Aug. 1, 2010

Posted On: 8:11 a.m. | October 1, 2012

Photojournalism, I was told wad dead. Turns out, it's still quite alive and vibrant. I'm a photojournalist intern at the Los Angeles Times that gets to explore the opportunity to pursue my passion in visual journalism. This is my first entry in this journey. Please join me along for the ride. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 1, 2012
  • Biswaranjan Rout / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | October 1, 2012

Posted On: 8:02 a.m. | October 1, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. 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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