Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

65th Primetime Emmy Awards | Sept. 22, 2013

65th Primetime Emmy Awards | Sept. 22, 2013

Posted On: 9:37 p.m. | September 22, 2013

Framework presents highlights from the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards, documented by photographers of the Los Angeles Times. Enjoy. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | September 16 – 22, 2013
  • Stan Honda / AFP/Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | September 16 – 22, 2013

Posted On: 4:00 p.m. | September 20, 2013

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. The week began in dramatic fashion with federal authorities surrounding a naval shipyard in Washington, D.C., where a shooting rampage claimed 13 lives, including that of suspected gunman Aaron Alexis View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 1:36 p.m. | September 20, 2013

The power of still photography View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 20, 2013

Pictures in the News | September 20, 2013

Posted On: 9:07 a.m. | September 20, 2013

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Arizona, where Dodger pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu jumps into the pool to join his teammates after defeating the Diamondbacks and clinching the National League's Western Division at Chase Field in Phoenix. The Dodgers' long journey to a division title ends in the Diamondbacks' pool. That doesn't sit well with Arizona officials, but the Dodgers say there is no... View Post»

1932 gold prospecting in San Gabriel Canyon
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1932 gold prospecting in San Gabriel Canyon

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | September 20, 2013

About 500 people prospect for gold in San Gabriel Canyon. View Post»

Liberia: Remembering
  • Chris Hondros / Getty Images

Liberia: Remembering

Posted On: 1:19 p.m. | September 19, 2013

Ten years ago the bloody siege of Monrovia marked the culmination of a brutal civil war in Liberia, a West African country originally established as a colony for freed African-American slaves. Photojournalists who covered the battles in Liberia's capital in 2003 captured vivid images of the violence that engulfed the country. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 19, 2013
  • Ahmed Abdel Fattah / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Sept. 19, 2013

Posted On: 10:13 a.m. | September 19, 2013

Clashes between Egyptian security forces and armed groups erupted in a village close to Cairo, leaving a senior police officer dead, state media and security officials reported. Full story Aleppo, Syria: Rebel fighters take cover behind a barricade. Damascus and key ally Moscow joined forces in a bid to thwart plans for a Western-backed United Nations resolution on Syria's chemical weapons... View Post»

1950 and 1955 Los Angeles Civic Center images
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

1950 and 1955 Los Angeles Civic Center images

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | September 19, 2013

1950 and 1955 aerial photos of Los Angeles Civic Center. 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.


  • Jeff Amlotte
  • Don Bartletti
  • Liz O. Baylen
  • Mark Boster
  • Bob Chamberlin
  • Bryan Chan
  • Michael Robinson Chavez
  • Myung J. Chun
  • Jay L. Clendenin
  • Carolyn Cole
  • Anne Cusack
  • Barbara Davidson
  • Ricardo DeAratanha
  • Gina Ferazzi
  • Gary Friedman
  • Robert Gauthier
  • Lawrence K. Ho
  • Don Kelsen
  • Irfan Khan
  • Glenn Koenig
  • Robert Lachman
  • Rick Loomis
  • Kirk McKoy
  • Mel Melcon
  • Genaro Molina
  • Francine Orr
  • Allen J. Schaben
  • Al Seib
  • Luis Sinco
  • Wally Skalij
  • Brian van der Brug


Need help or have a question?

Visit our FAQ page »