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Pictures in the News | April 26, 2013

Pictures in the News | April 26, 2013

Posted On: 9:53 a.m. | April 26, 2013

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in New Jersey with a full moon rising behind a roller coaster that remains stranded in the ocean after Casino Pier was destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. The six month anniversary of Hurricane Sandy takes place April 29, 2013. Pictures in the News | April 26, 2013 View Post»

Paris photo fair comes to Hollywood
  • JR / Exhibitor: Perrotin

Paris photo fair comes to Hollywood

Posted On: 5:03 p.m. | April 25, 2013

The organizers of Paris Photo, the world's most prestigious photography fair, have chosen L.A. for their first U.S. spinoff--and the Paramount Pictures Studios as their backdrop. Some 60 art galleries and 12 publishers or bookshops have set up booths either in the faux-brownstones and buildings of a New York City backlot or one of three sound stages nearby. The fair runs Friday April 26... View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 25, 2013
  • Charles Dharapak / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | April 25, 2013

Posted On: 10:38 a.m. | April 25, 2013

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Texas with the dedication of the George W. Bush presidential library on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas. The library features more than 70 million pages of paper records, 43,000 artifacts, 200 million emails and four million digital photographs, will be opened to the public on May 1, 2013. View Post»

1917 billboard war
  • Los Angeles Times

1917 billboard war

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | April 25, 2013

After a 1917 U.S. Supreme Court decision, the Los Angeles Times campaigns against billboards in residential areas. View Post»

A worthy journey

A worthy journey

Posted On: 3:23 p.m. | April 24, 2013

I have been promising for years to take my friend Armando Arorizo to my hometown in the Philippines, and it finally happened last month. We traveled together to Dumaguete City, on the central Visayan island of Negros Oriental, and Armando brought along his friend Eli Reed, a member of the famed photographic collective known worldwide as Magnum Photos. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 24, 2013

Pictures in the News | April 24, 2013

Posted On: 9:14 a.m. | April 24, 2013

Pictures in the News | April 24, 2013 View Post»

'Smog catcher'
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

‘Smog catcher’

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | April 24, 2013

Health officials demonstrate electrostatic precipitator, or "smog catcher." View Post»

Mother's Day photography gift ideas 2013

Mother’s Day photography gift ideas 2013

Posted On: 10:30 p.m. | April 23, 2013

There certainly is no shortage of photography-related gifts available for the Mom or moms in your life. View Post»


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