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1933 Red Cross swim
  • Fred Coffey / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1933 Red Cross swim

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | October 6, 2014

Start of second annual Red Cross one-mile ocean swim to shore at Cabrillo Beach. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Sept. 29-Oct. 5, 2014
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The Week in Pictures | Sept. 29-Oct. 5, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | October 3, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week all eyes of the world are focused on Hong Kong, where thousands of pro-democracy protestors have taken to the streets. With demonstrations in their sixth day and a sense of exhaustion setting in among supporters, the protesters seemed to be facing a choice of giving up spots such as Mong Kok and Causeway Bay and consolidating... View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 3, 2014
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Pictures in the News | October 3, 2014

Posted On: 9:22 a.m. | October 3, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where a Fall heatwave is scorching the area with triple digit temperatures and red flag warnings. View Post»

Blog title: With courage and patience, two migrant mothers share their stories
  • Ora DeKornfeld /Los Angeles Times

With courage and patience, two migrant mothers share their stories

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | October 3, 2014

“Well, I speak a little Spanish,” I said to myself as I set out to meet Fatima, a 15-year-old Salvadoran girl. Fatima recently made the solo journey from Central America to live with her mother in Reseda. I met her mother, Miriam Duena, several days earlier through El Rescate, a legal aid nonprofit group that serves the immigrant population in Los Angeles. The thousands of unaccompanied... 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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