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The Spruce Goose is moved, then moved again
  • Ken Hively / Los Angeles Times

The Spruce Goose is moved, then moved again

Posted On: 12:38 a.m. | September 28, 2013

In 1982, the Spruce Goose is moved to a dome next to the Queen Mary. In 1993, the flying boat is moved to McMinnville, Oregon. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | September 23 – 29, 2013

The Week in Pictures | September 23 – 29, 2013

Posted On: 4:00 p.m. | September 27, 2013

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. It was a comeback for the ages this week in San Francisco, where the crew of Oracle Team USA celebrated after winning the 17th race of the America's Cup against Emirates Team New Zealand. The United States, after trailing 8 to 1, won eight straight races to retain the cup.  In other sports, Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera... View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 27, 2013

Pictures in the News | September 27, 2013

Posted On: 9:23 a.m. | September 27, 2013

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Los Angeles, where people find their way around Brazilian artist Ernesto Neto's nomadic sculpture at Union Station. The installation is part of Doug Aitken's "Station to Station" project, which has been a hotbed of creativity as it crisscrosses the country. Story Santa Clarita: Ryann Nuñez checks out names on the traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial... View Post»

National Geographic magazine turns 125
  • William Albert Allard / National Geographic

National Geographic magazine turns 125

Posted On: 7:35 a.m. | September 27, 2013

National Geographic magazine celebrates its 125th anniversary with a special October issue devoted to, none other than, photography. View Post»

Behind the lens | from Metallica to Jake Gyllenhaal at the Toronto International Film Festival

Behind the lens | From Metallica to Jake Gyllenhaal at the Toronto International Film Festival

Posted On: 7:30 a.m. | September 27, 2013

Oh Canada… “The True North strong and free!” I wasn’t quite singing it as I drove over the border from Buffalo, NY., where I had shipped my lighting case to a friend. But leaving the country for the Toronto International Film Festival, one of the premier festivals of the season, definitely had me excited to tackle as many portraits as I could during my stay in Canada’s largest city. ... View Post»

Crowd greets Marilyn Monroe at LAX
  • Los Angeles Times

Crowd greets Marilyn Monroe at LAX

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | September 27, 2013

A crowd of several hundred greets Marilyn Monroe at Los Angeles International Airport after flight from New York. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 26, 2013

Pictures in the News | Sept. 26, 2013

Posted On: 10:08 a.m. | September 26, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News actress Sandra Bullock makes a face as assistants help her press her hands into wet concrete during a ceremony, in front of the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. More photos Carson: A police officer conducts an investigation at the scene of a gun battle between police and a suspect. Sherman Oaks: A man walks by an apartment damaged by a fire that... View Post»

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Welcome to SlapCon

Posted On: 9:43 a.m. | September 26, 2013

An annual two-day slapstick convention, SlapCon features workshops in physical comedy, experimental improvisation, juggling and lots of falling down. 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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  • Jay L. Clendenin
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  • Genaro Molina
  • Francine Orr
  • Allen J. Schaben
  • Al Seib
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