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Vice President George Bush tries on a sombrero
  • Marsha Traeger / LA Times Archive/UCLA

Vice President George Bush tries on a sombrero

Posted On: 12:47 a.m. | October 26, 2012

Vice President George Bush checks out a sombrero during a campaign stop at Farmers Market in Los Angeles. View Post»

Alone and at home crossing the Sierra
  • Katie Falkenberg / For The Times

High Sierra challenge

Posted On: 4:52 p.m. | October 25, 2012

Mary Breckenridge crosses the High Sierra every year, with only her horse and two mules for company. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 25, 2012

Pictures in the News | Oct. 25, 2012

Posted On: 9:51 a.m. | October 25, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Dogs play during the Westminster Dog of the Year competition in London; Hurricane Sandy hits Miami Beach and eastern Cuba; Muslim pilgrims pray on a rocky hill called the Mountain of Mercy in Arafat, Saudi Arabia, near Mecca; preparations are being made for the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha and more. View Post»

The 1940 'No Third Term' campaign
  • Jack Herod / Los Angeles Times

The 1940 ‘No Third Term’ campaign

Posted On: 12:48 a.m. | October 25, 2012

A "No Third Term" billboard is unveiled at Wilshire Blvd. and Ardmore Av. by supporters of Republican Presidential nominee Wendell Willkie. View Post»

On photography: Keeping the creative juices flowing

On photography: Keeping the creative juices flowing

Posted On: 5:06 p.m. | October 24, 2012

People often ask what inspires me and my photography, in particular, when I am going to shoot a portrait. Besides the easy answer of my family and the work of my friends and co-workers, I try to keep up with a variety of photographers and see if there are any new processes or lighting I can play with at the L.A. Times. View Post»

It’s a family affair!

It’s a family affair!

Posted On: 2:43 p.m. | October 24, 2012

Staff photographer Ricardo DeAratanha shares his passion for visual communication with his family. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 24, 2012
  • Schalk van Zuydam / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | October 24, 2012

Posted On: 10:56 a.m. | October 24, 2012

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

Franklin Roosevelt at the Hollywood Bowl
  • Los Angeles Times

Franklin Roosevelt at the Hollywood Bowl

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | October 24, 2012

Gov. Franklin D. Roosevelt waves during a campaign speech to a large crowd at the Hollywood Bowl. 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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