Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

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Posted On: 11:06 p.m. | August 31, 2012

In the Shadow of Pine Ridge Photojournalist Aaron Huey has been documenting life on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation for seven years.  Faced with the challenge of sharing the incredibly complex and multifaceted story of this community, the photographer joined forces with Cowbird.com. Formed by Brooklyn-based artist Johnathan Harris, Cowbird is a multimedia platform for nonlinear storytelling... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | August 27 – September 2, 2012
  • DAI KUROKAWA / EPA

The Week in Pictures | August 27 – September 2, 2012

Posted On: 11:05 p.m. | August 31, 2012

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Hurricane Isaac pounded the Gulf Coast this week, downing trees, causing widespread power outages and leaving parts of Louisiana and Mississippi underwater. See gallery View Post»

California National Guard pilots on alert 24/7

California Air National Guard pilots on alert 24/7

Posted On: 10:25 p.m. | August 31, 2012

Teams of pilots from the California National Guards' 144th Fighter Wing, based in Riverside and Fresno, stand vigil over Southwest airspace 24 hours a day ready to respond to a repeat of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks or another other airborne threat. View Post»

Tomato Battle

Tomato Battle food fight in Irvine

Posted On: 1:00 p.m. | August 31, 2012

Tomato Battle is a tomato fight, with 300 tons of tomatoes and beered-up participants. The Tomato Battle unifies as many as 5,000 fruit-chucking fanatics for an afternoon of dancing to music, sipping libations, and flinging 300,000 pounds of roma tomatoes at one another. Mosh in a ketchup-covered fray that marries the traditions of Spain’s La Tomatina tomato-throwing festival and Germany’s... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 31, 2012
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Pictures in the News | August 31, 2012

Posted On: 9:43 a.m. | August 31, 2012

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Louisiana, where a young family leave their flooded home in the aftermath of Hurricane Isaac in Slidell. As Isaac made its way into Arkansas on Friday, Gulf Coast communities struggled with high water left by the storm. One couple was found dead inside their flooded Louisiana home. See gallery View Post»

Sandy Koufax strikes out 18 Giants
  • Cal Montney / Los Angeles Mirror-News

Sandy Koufax strikes out 18 Giants

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | August 31, 2012

In a five photo sequence, Dodgers' Sandy Koufax throws pitch during an 18-strike-out performance against the San Francisco Giants. View Post»

London 2012 Paralympic Games in photos
  • LEON NEAL / AFP

London 2012 Paralympic Games in photos

Posted On: 11:58 a.m. | August 30, 2012

The London 2012 Paralympic Games kicked off Wednesday with the opening ceremony. Competition began Thursday and will continue until Sept. 9. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 30, 2012
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Pictures in the News | Aug. 30, 2012

Posted On: 9:46 a.m. | August 30, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Actress Kate Hudson shares a light moment on the red carpet at the 69th Venice International Film Festival at Palazzo del Cinema in Venice, Italy. A runner is gored in the bullring after the third bull run of San Sebastian de los Reyes in Madrid, Spain. Members of the British team go for the ball as they play Russia in a men's sitting volleyball preliminary... View Post»

Framework

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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