Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Telephoto and wide-angle iPhone lenses

Telephoto and wide-angle iPhone lenses

Posted On: 10:15 p.m. | April 6, 2012

Taking photographs with your iPhone is a great way to keep things simple. Most people never seem to be without their cellphone and getting an 8-megapixel camera is a great bonus.  Carrying a bulky DSLR (digital-single-lens-reflex) camera everywhere you go is just too much work for most of us. But, with all this convenience, you're missing an important piece of the photo equation: a wide... View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 5:13 p.m. | April 6, 2012

Best of the Web this week visits two progressive photography agencies. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | April 2 - 8, 2012
  • LLUIS GENE / AFP / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | April 2 – 8, 2012

Posted On: 4:45 p.m. | April 6, 2012

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

Homeless vacate their camps near the Hollywood Bowl

Homeless rousted from their camps near Hollywood Bowl

Posted On: 3:39 p.m. | April 6, 2012

In all, officers removed 25 transients and cited four of them for misdemeanors Friday. In one case, officers hiked with a man into the hills well above the Hollywood cross, overlooking the Ford Theatres and the Hollywood Bowl, and helped him carry out luggage, several plastic bags of his belongings, sleeping bags, a tent, and a Darth Vader mask. They drove him to a homeless shelter. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 6, 2012
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Pictures in the News | April 6, 2012

Posted On: 8:43 a.m. | April 6, 2012

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

Cross for Easter services
  • Bob Ritchie / Los Angeles Times

Cross for Easter services

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | April 6, 2012

Members of La Puente Valley churches raise cross for Easter sunrise services. View Post»

Preserving the desert

Preserving the desert

Posted On: 6:12 p.m. | April 5, 2012

The Wildlands Conservancy wants to preserve 600,000 acres of the Mojave. The group raised $45 million dollars, bought the land and deeded it to the federal government. The conservancy wanted the land protected forever. Instead, 12 years after accepting the the largest land gift in American history, the federal government is on the verge of opening 50,000 acres to massive solar development. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 5, 2012
  • ARMIN WEIGEL / DPA

Pictures in the News | April 5, 2012

Posted On: 11:05 a.m. | April 5, 2012

In today's Pictures in the News, we start out with our four-legged friends: a Dachshund named Rambo gets up close to green iguana Otto; 4-week-old leopard cub Imoo gets his close-up from a cameraman; cats rest on a branch of a cherry tree under its blossoms in Tokyo; and more. 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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