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Pinnacles National Monument
  • Martin Litton / Los Angeles Times

Pinnacles National Monument

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | May 13, 2015

April 1954: Section of the Pinnacles National Monument, left photo, where 30,000,000 years ago spewing volcanoes laid down fantastic formations. Boulders, right photo, some weighing 50,000 tons, stick between walls in Pinnacles Monument, now the Pinnacles National Park. These two photos by staff writer Martin Litton accompanied his story in the April 11, 1954 Los Angeles Times that began: ... View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 12, 2015
  • Daniel Smorigo / EPA

Pictures in the News | May 12, 2015

Posted On: 9:24 a.m. | May 12, 2015

We begin Tuesday's Pictures in the News back in Nepal, where another powerful earthquake struck in Kathmandu, killing more than 20 people more than two weeks after a 7.8-magnitude quake killed more than 8,000 people. View Post»

1975 visit with Stan Lee
  • Rick Meyer / Los Angeles Times

1975 visit with Stan Lee

Posted On: 6:00 a.m. | May 12, 2015

Stan Lee, publisher of Marvel Comics, largest comic firm in the nation, believes the state of his art is improving. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 11, 2015

Pictures in the News | May 11, 2015

Posted On: 10:16 a.m. | May 11, 2015

In Monday's Pictures in the News, tornadoes rip through Texas and Arkansas, killing four and injuring dozens. In Texas, two people died and eight were missing after a tornado pummeled the small city of Van in Van Zandt County on Sunday night, according to city officials. Kashgar, China: A sandstorm in the northwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region creates a selfie opportunity. Los... 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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