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Pictures in the News | April 12, 2013
  • Hasan Jamali / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | April 12, 2013

Posted On: 2:12 p.m. | April 12, 2013

Today's Pictures in the News takes us to Australia, Bahrain, China, France, India, Japan, Myanmar, North Korea, South Africa, Syria, Venezuela, and closer to home, California, Georgia and Nevada. Enjoy. View Post»

One-hundred-dollar hat
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One-hundred-dollar hat

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | April 12, 2013

Ivy Baker Priest, the former treasurer of the United States, wears a "money hat" to announce her candidacy for state treasurer. The hat was made of 100 silver certificates. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 11, 2013
  • Laurent Gillieron / Keystone

Pictures in the News | April 11, 2013

Posted On: 12:24 p.m. | April 11, 2013

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Georgia where Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player kicked off the 77th annual Masters golf tournament. We then journey around the U.S. and the world to bring you some of the most interesting images of the day. View Post»

Sinatra makes impression at Grauman's Chinese Theatre
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Sinatra makes impression at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre

Posted On: 12:52 a.m. | April 11, 2013

Frank Sinatra leaves his signature in cement at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Apr. 10, 2013

Pictures in the News | Apr. 10, 2013

Posted On: 3:24 p.m. | April 10, 2013

Today's Pictures in the News finds us stuck in Los Angeles traffic, flying high over Angel Stadium in Anaheim for the Angels' season opener, in New York City with Elmo and a trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, and in Texas with a pensive puppy rescued from abandonment. Further afield, we're in London at 10 Downing Street where a little girl remembers the late Lady Margaret... View Post»

Loving Louise

Loving Louise

Posted On: 4:00 a.m. | April 10, 2013

From the moment I heard about Louise Brown I knew that I had to meet her. I was told she was going to be celebrating her 50th birthday with over 200 friends and family members at the Warner Grand in San Pedro. She must be very special, I thought, to command such a crowd for a 50th birthday party. I mean an 80th birthday -- 70th even -- that I understood, but “50” these days is young! I had... View Post»

Shuttle rocket test
  • Ken Dare / Los Angeles Times

Shuttle rocket test

Posted On: 12:51 a.m. | April 10, 2013

Nov. 17, 1981: The main engine in the space shuttle program undergoes a test firing at the Santa Susana Mountains field laboratory site of Rockwell International. View Post»

Angels' season opener

Angels opening day

Posted On: 9:14 p.m. | April 9, 2013

Photos from the Angels' 2013 season opener at Angel Stadium on Tuesday night. 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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