Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

THE WAR IN IRAQ: 10 YEARS LATER

The war in Iraq: How Times photographers covered the conflict

Posted On: 4:00 a.m. | March 19, 2013

March 19 marks the 10th anniversary of the start of the Iraq War. Staff photographer Carolyn Cole was on top of the Palestine Hotel in Baghdad as the air attack began in the middle of the night, engulfing government buildings along the Tigris River. Other Los Angeles Times photographers, including Rick Loomis, Don Bartletti, Robert Gauthier, Bryan Chan, Luis Sinco, Brian van der Brug and Wally... View Post»

Caught looking
  • Gil Cooper / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Caught looking

Posted On: 12:24 a.m. | March 19, 2013

Aug. 1969: Two boys stop to investigate an adult book store in Lennox. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 18, 2013
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Pictures in the News | March 18, 2013

Posted On: 9:18 a.m. | March 18, 2013

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Los Angeles, where the 28th L.A. Marathon was held early Sunday morning under a hazy sky, and with more than 20,000 runners participating. View Post»

L.A. Marathon time-lapse video

Tme-lapse video: 2013 L.A. Marathon

Posted On: 9:09 a.m. | March 18, 2013

Four photographers capture the 2013 L.A. Marathon using time lapse photography. More photos from the race A marathon as a full-time caregiver View Post»

reFramed: In conversation with Christopher Morris
  • Chistopher Morris / VII

reFramed: In conversation with Christopher Morris

Posted On: 4:00 a.m. | March 18, 2013

Christopher Morris, based in Paris, was born in California in 1958 and began his career as a documentary conflict photographer working almost exclusively for Time magazine, where he has been on contract since 1990. He has won acclaim for his political coverage during his years working at the White House for Time magazine from 2000 till 2009. Simultaneous to his career as a photojournalist,... View Post»

The Swoose
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

The Swoose

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | March 18, 2013

Los Angeles once had "The Swoose" - the oldest B-17 in existence - as a possible war memorial. View Post»

The Iraq war | A retrospective

War in Iraq — a look back 10 years later

Posted On: 12:18 p.m. | March 17, 2013

The U.S.-led war in Iraq began with airstrikes on March 19, 2003, and an invasion by ground forces the following day. The Los Angeles Times had photographers embedded with U.S. forces rolling across the border, in Baghdad during the air bombardment and in neighboring countries. In the following years Times photographers rotated into Iraq to cover the post-war rebuilding and flare-ups in... View Post»

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for February 2013
  • Mark Rosales

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for February 2013

Posted On: 10:57 a.m. | March 16, 2013

I make a big deal out of being a car-less Angeleno and believe that, in a city where everyone drives, the only way to discover the city is to get out and walk. This holds doubly true for photography -- it's hard to make images while you're cruising at 60 mph on the freeway. So it's no surprise that two of my favorite photos from the month could only be taken while walking around L.A. We... 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.

VISUAL STAFF

  • Jeff Amlotte
  • Don Bartletti
  • Liz O. Baylen
  • Mark Boster
  • Bob Chamberlin
  • Bryan Chan
  • Michael Robinson Chavez
  • Myung J. Chun
  • Jay L. Clendenin
  • Carolyn Cole
  • Anne Cusack
  • Barbara Davidson
  • Ricardo DeAratanha
  • Gina Ferazzi
  • Gary Friedman
  • Robert Gauthier
  • Lawrence K. Ho
  • Don Kelsen
  • Irfan Khan
  • Glenn Koenig
  • Robert Lachman
  • Rick Loomis
  • Kirk McKoy
  • Mel Melcon
  • Genaro Molina
  • Francine Orr
  • Allen J. Schaben
  • Al Seib
  • Luis Sinco
  • Wally Skalij
  • Brian van der Brug

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