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A view into the photography program at Humanitas Academy of Art and Technology
  • Abdi Delgado

A view into the photography program at Humanitas Academy of Art and Technology

Posted On: 10:55 a.m. | May 14, 2013

More than 100 portraits of Humanitas Academy of Art and Technology (HAAT) students and their photographs will be featured on a 1,000-foot-long fence covering the construction of the Huntington Library's Education and Visitor Center. HAAT is in East Los Angeles and is a public high school with an educational methodology emphasizing connections between history, English, arts and sciences. The... View Post»

Gustavo Dudamel, in the camera's eye

The L.A. Phil’s Gustavo Dudamel in the camera’s eye

Posted On: 10:45 a.m. | May 14, 2013

Not many people who aren't musicians can say they’ve been within a few feet of Los Angeles Philharmonic’s music director Gustavo Dudamel while he’s conducting a symphony. Over the last four years, Los Angeles Times staff photographer Lawrence K. Ho has captured Dudamel at about 45 concerts in Los Angeles, close enough that the young Venezuelan conductor could hear Ho’s camera’s... View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 14, 2013
  • Michael Dwyer / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | May 14, 2013

Posted On: 9:43 a.m. | May 14, 2013

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Boston, where British Prime Minister David Cameron and Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick visit the makeshift memorial to the Boston Marathon bombing victims in Copley Square in Boston. View Post»

Epic rap battle

Historic and pop culture figures in epic rap battles

Posted On: 10:10 a.m. | May 13, 2013

Stalin vs. Rasputin? Adam vs. Eve? Justin Bieber vs. Beethoven? Meet the guys behind "Epic Rap Battles of History," whose YouTube channel has exposed millions of fans – three-quarters of them males ages 13 to 34 -- to freestyle rhetorical battles in a format born among rappers on the streets of New York City in the 1970s. Read the full story by Dawn C. Chmielewski and see more photos,... View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 13, 2013
  • Patrick T. Fallon / For the Times

Pictures in the News | May 13, 2013

Posted On: 9:32 a.m. | May 13, 2013

In Monday's Pictures in the News: A relationship is celebrated during a Mother's Day event in West Hills; Flo Rida performs at KIIS FM's Wango Tango in Carson; the Ducks give up an agonizing goal to the Detroit Red Wings leading to a playoff series loss; New Orleans police release video showing a shooting suspect; a sand storm blankets Cairo, causing traffic problems, and there's more. View Post»

Los Angeles Herald Examiner photograph collection
  • Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Herald Examiner photograph collection

Posted On: 9:19 p.m. | May 12, 2013

Following the Nov. 2, 1989 closure of the Los Angeles Herald Examiner, the newspaper morgue that included 2.2 million photographs was donated to the Los Angeles Public Library. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | May 5-12, 2013

The Week in Pictures | May 5-12, 2013

Posted On: 5:47 p.m. | May 10, 2013

This week firefighters battled multiple wildfires in Southern California with the Springs fire being the largest (more photos); three kidnapped women were rescued from a home in Cleveland; volcano Mayon erupted in the Philippines, killing at least five climbers; an office building fire in Lahore, Pakistan, forced some occupants to jump from as high as the fifth floor; Russians celebrated the... View Post»

A Coachella double take

A Coachella double take

Posted On: 5:29 p.m. | May 10, 2013

Times staff photographer Jay L. Clendenin goes “old school,” and slows down the creative process shooting multiple exposures frames at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, at the Empire Polo Club in Indio. View Post»


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