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One World Trade Center becomes tallest building in New York
  • Julio Cortez / Associated Press

One World Trade Center becomes tallest building in New York

Posted On: 12:43 p.m. | April 30, 2012

One World Trade Center, the monolith being built to replace the twin towers destroyed in the Sept. 11 attacks, will lay claim to the title of New York City's tallest skyscraper on Monday. Workers will erect steel columns that will make its unfinished skeleton a little over 1,250 feet high, just enough to peek over the roof of the observation deck on the Empire State Building. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 30, 2012
  • JOHANNES EISELE / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | April 30, 2012

Posted On: 10:54 a.m. | April 30, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»

Revisiting the wounds: Koreatown 20 years after the L.A. riots

Photojournalist revisits those he photographed during Los Angeles riots

Posted On: 9:27 a.m. | April 30, 2012

Photojournalist Hyungwon Kang, Sr. Picture Editor for Thomson Reuters who in 1992 covered the L.A. riots as a staff photographer for The Times, returns to L.A's Koreatown to document stories of people who were affected by the event. View Post»

Koreatown 20 years after the L.A. riots: A photographer reflects, another returns.

Koreatown 20 years after the L.A. riots: A photojournalist’s beginning

Posted On: 5:15 p.m. | April 28, 2012

They called us together and told us they were 'locking down’ the school. The city was burning around us. They were going to try to keep us safe. We were in Koreatown, and it was April 29, 1992. View Post»

Faces of Stagecoach

Faces of Stagecoach

Posted On: 1:30 p.m. | April 28, 2012

Sometimes those who attend the Stagecoach Country Music Festival at the Empire Polo Club in Indio are just as interesting as those onstage. Here's a portrait gallery of faces in the crowd. Be sure to check out our photos from the festival too. RELATED: · Photos: Stagecoach 2012 · Photos from last year's Stagecoach · Full coverage View Post»

Stagecoach Country Music Festival

Photos from 2012 Stagecoach Country Music Festival

Posted On: 10:43 p.m. | April 27, 2012

We will be posting daily photos from the 3-day Stagecoach Country Music Festival at the Empire Polo Club in Indio. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | April 23-29, 2012
  • ADRIANE OHANESIAN / AFP / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | April 23-29, 2012

Posted On: 3:40 p.m. | April 27, 2012

The Week in Pictures from around the world. View Post»

Photographer recounts the 1992 Los Angeles riots

Photographer recounts covering the 1992 Los Angeles riots

Posted On: 12:10 p.m. | April 27, 2012

Times photographer Kirk McKoy was heading to work for his night shift when word came that a Simi Valley jury was about to announce its verdict in the Rodney King beating trial. Nearly 20 years later he talks about covering the resulting riots at the flashpoint Florence and Normandie. 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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