Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Stolen Oscar returned to Bill Thomas
  • Steve Fontanini / Los Angeles Times

Stolen Oscar returned to Bill Thomas

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | January 15, 2013

William "Bill Thomas" Petersen, left, is presented his Oscar by Los Angeles Police officer Robert Martinez at police property room. View Post»

Cold weather in Southern California

Cold Weather in Southern California

Posted On: 4:54 p.m. | January 14, 2013

Frost advisories for LA County and freeze warnings for the Inland Empire and Ventura County have made jackets and warm clothing a necessity in the Southern California. View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 14, 2013

Pictures in the News | January 14, 2013

Posted On: 10:17 a.m. | January 14, 2013

Pictures in the News | January 14, 2013 View Post»

Burt Lancaster in hospital
  • Bill Murphy / Los Angeles Times

Burt Lancaster in hospital

Posted On: 1:15 a.m. | January 14, 2013

Nurse Genevieve Grigoli with actor Burt Lancaster check on each other's pulse at Cedars of Lebanon Hospital. View Post»

The 70th Golden Globe Awards | January 13, 2013

The 70th Golden Globe Awards | January 13, 2013

Posted On: 8:40 p.m. | January 13, 2013

It was a very special evening in Beverly Hills at the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.'s Golden Globe Awards. Framework presents a glimpse of the energy, the excitement, the fashions and the winners, captured by the photojournalists of the Los Angeles Times. Enjoy. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 7:03 p.m. | January 11, 2013

Best of the Web is roundup of photography, video and multimedia from around the web. View Post»

America’s go-to man in Afghanistan’s Oruzgan province

America’s go-to man in Afghanistan’s Oruzgan province

Posted On: 6:42 p.m. | January 11, 2013

Thousands of desperately poor Afghans in remote Oruzgan province rely on warlord turned police chief Matiullah Khan for charity and protection. His presence there is equally important to the U.S. military, which views Oruzgan as a linchpin in southern Afghanistan. Despite accusations of corruption and collusion against him, Matiullah plays a key role in supporting a U.S. special forces... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 7-13, 2013
  • JENS KALAENE / AFP/Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 7-13, 2013

Posted On: 3:41 p.m. | January 11, 2013

The Week in Pictures from around the world. 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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  • Liz O. Baylen
  • Mark Boster
  • Bob Chamberlin
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  • Jay L. Clendenin
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  • 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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