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Pictures in the News | Jan. 15, 2013
  • Arun Sankar K. / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Jan. 15, 2013

Posted On: 9:34 a.m. | January 15, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, people view the wreckage of a train derailment in Egypt that killed at least 19 people and injured 105, French soldiers prepare for deployment in Mali, a Hindu holy man performs morning prayers in India for a huge religious festival, and more. View Post»

reFramed: In conversation with Danielle Spires
  • Danielle Spires

reFramed: In conversation with Danielle Spires

Posted On: 8:00 a.m. | January 15, 2013

Danielle Spires, usually working under the name of Cat Party Let's Go, has been shooting since 1997. She graduated from the Art Institute of Colorado with a photography degree, and the University of Colorado with a bachelor’s in sociology. Although distraught at the folding of the Polaroid Corp., will continue to photograph fine art, shoot commercially and create installations until the end... View Post»

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»


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.


  • 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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