Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Discovering the L.A. Mobile Arts Festival
  • Bob Weil

Discovering the L.A. Mobile Arts Festival

Posted On: 1:43 p.m. | August 23, 2012

My iPhones photographs need a kickstart. Maybe I just need a few new ideas and inspiration. Or, maybe I just need to organize and edit the 5000 images that are taking up almost 15 gigs of space. With this in mind, I decided to see how my photographs stacked up against the competition by checking out the iPhone Mobile Arts Festival 2012 in Santa Monica. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 23, 2012
  • JAMES LAWLER DUGGAN / AFP

Pictures in the News | Aug. 23, 2012

Posted On: 10:47 a.m. | August 23, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Free Syrian Army fighters take cover as they exchange fire with regime forces in Syria's northern city of Aleppo. Meanwhile, refugees at the Syrian border with Turkey wait in hopes of entering a refugee camp; mine workers attend a memorial service at the Lonmin platinum mine near Rustenburg, South Africa, after police shot and killed 34 striking miners and... View Post»

George Harrison talks to the press in Beverly Hills -- eventually
  • Tony Barnard / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

George Harrison talks to the press in Beverly Hills — eventually

Posted On: 12:00 a.m. | August 23, 2012

Ex-Beatle George Harrison faces photographers during press conference at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel promoting his U.S. and Canadian band tour. View Post»

Tungurahua volcano erupts in Ecuador
  • JOSE JACOME / EFE

Tungurahua volcano erupts in Ecuador

Posted On: 11:52 a.m. | August 22, 2012

QUITO, Ecuador — Authorities say 110 families have been evacuated from the vicinity of the Tungurahua volcano, which has been spewing molten rock and ash since the weekend. Spokeswoman Mercedes Taipe of Ecuador’s Geophysics Institute said a column of vapor and ash up to 2.5 miles high has characterized the moderate-to-strong eruption. She said Tuesday that a half a dozen villages are... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 22, 2012
  • Mario Proenca / Bloomberg

Pictures in the News | August 22, 2012

Posted On: 10:27 a.m. | August 22, 2012

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

reFramed: In conversation with Arthur Tress
  • Arthur Tress

reFramed: In conversation with Arthur Tress

Posted On: 4:00 a.m. | August 22, 2012

Arthur Tress was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Nov. 24, 1940. He took his first photographs while still in elementary school in 1952. He attended Bard College, where he studied art and art history, world culture and philosophy under Heinrich Bluecher. While studying, he continued to photograph and began making short films. View Post»

$20,000 worth of marijuana harvested, burned
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

$20,000 worth of marijuana harvested, burned

Posted On: 12:33 a.m. | August 22, 2012

Los Angeles Sheriff's deputy Dwight Smith drags a load of marijuana from roadside patch in Rosemead. The plants were later burned. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 21, 2012
  • Tom Dorsey / Salina Journal

Pictures in the News | Aug. 21, 2012

Posted On: 9:49 a.m. | August 21, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Border collie Simon dives for a tennis ball during the Pooch Plunge in Salina, Kan.; President Obama boards Air Force One for a two-day campaign trip that will take him to Ohio, Nevada and New York; Segundo Guato crosses a field as he cares for his livestock in Huambalo, Ecuador, as the Tungurahua volcano throws ash and steam in the background; Endurance... 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.

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