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Christmas 2015: Gift ideas for photographers

Christmas 2015: Gift ideas for photographers

Posted On: 6:20 p.m. | December 12, 2015

There are many options; DSLR’s, mirrorless or compact cameras, not too mention how the quality just keeps on improving. It could be just a simple gadget that improves a smart phone’s photographs. Here are my suggested gift ideas for the photographer in your life: View Post»

'Dragnet 1966'
  • Nelson Tiffany / Los Angeles Times

‘Dragnet 1966’

Posted On: 12:03 a.m. | December 10, 2015

Jack Webb, center, confers with cinematographer Walter Strenge, left, and crewman Ray Bensfield on set of “Dragnet 1966.” View Post»

1980 presidential candidates
  • George Rose / Los Angeles Times

1980 presidential candidates

Posted On: 12:42 a.m. | December 8, 2015

For the 1980 Presidential campaign, Los Angeles Times staff photographer George Rose photographed many of the candidates against a plain white background. View Post»

AC/DC rocks Long Beach in 1980 concert
  • George Rose / Los Angeles Times

AC/DC rocks Long Beach in 1980 concert

Posted On: 12:46 a.m. | December 4, 2015

The Australian heavy metal band AC/DC rolled into Southern California in 1980 enjoying a surge of popularity and carrying a reputation as one of the loudest music groups on the concert scene. 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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