Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Violence comes full circle

Violence comes full circle

Posted On: 7:29 a.m. | March 19, 2012

Shortly after midnight, a gold-colored sedan slowly drove down Witmer Street in the Rampart section of Los Angeles. Someone seated in the passenger seat opened fire. One of the bullets hit Juan Jose Barajas, 41, who was sitting on the front stairs of his apartment building. The father of four was pronounced dead in hospital shortly afterwards. LAPD investigators concluded that Barajas was an... View Post»

El Camino Real sign
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

El Camino Real sign

Posted On: 6:32 a.m. | March 19, 2012

El Camino Real sign located at The Asistencia, now a California Historical Landmark in Redlands. View Post»

Graffiti cop with strings attached
  • Katie Falkenberg / Los Angeles Times

A graffiti cop with an ear for music

Posted On: 12:00 p.m. | March 18, 2012

San Bernardino Police sergeant and courtroom graffiti expert Dwight Waldo taught himself to play the violin and now seeks new and unusual places to hone his craft. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 8:58 a.m. | March 17, 2012

Best of the web is a roundup of note-worthy photography, video and multimedia from around the web. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | March 12 – 18, 2012
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The Week in Pictures | March 12 – 18, 2012

Posted On: 3:39 p.m. | March 16, 2012

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

Pictures in the News | March 16, 2012

Pictures in the News | March 16, 2012

Posted On: 9:25 a.m. | March 16, 2012

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

Violence at KKK rally
  • Dave Gatley / Los Angeles Times

Violence at KKK rally

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | March 16, 2012

What was billed as a "peaceful" Ku Klux Klan rally in Oceanside ended in violence. About 25 KKK members showed up carrying shields, wearing helmets and hockey masks. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 15, 2012

Pictures in the News | March 15, 2012

Posted On: 10:37 a.m. | March 15, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. 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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