Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Jimmy Stewart's empty nest
  • Kathleen Ballard / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Jimmy Stewart’s empty nest

Posted On: 11:17 p.m. | April 24, 2012

Actor Jimmy Stewart playing ball with his dogs during photo shoot with Los Angeles Times staff photographer Kathleen Ballard. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 24, 2012

Pictures in the News | April 24, 2012

Posted On: 1:02 p.m. | April 24, 2012

Highlights from Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Ash and smoke spew from the Popocatepetl volcano in Mexico; a NASA image of the Large Magellanic Cloud captured by the Hubble Space Telescope; rapeseed blooms near the ancient monument at Stonehenge; Thai volunteers play with tigers in a pool at the Tiger Temple in Kanchanaburi province; and a car makes an unplanned detour onto the stairs of a... View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 23, 2012
  • Kirsty Wigglesworth / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | April 23, 2012

Posted On: 9:20 a.m. | April 23, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world View Post»

Time-lapse photographer brings fresh perspective on urban life
  • Christina House / For the Times

Time-lapse photographer offers fresh perspective on L.A.’s visual rhythms

Posted On: 4:00 p.m. | April 22, 2012

Colin Rich has spent many nights capturing the city’s rhythms from out-of-the-way spots. He’s talked his way to the top of a downtown high-rise, sneaked behind the Hollywood sign and climbed perilously close to rush-hour traffic. View Post»

1911 amusement ride building boom

1911 amusement ride building boom

Posted On: 1:17 p.m. | April 22, 2012

July 23, 1911: A spiral ride dominates the Pike in Long Beach. View Post»

Faces of Coachella: Weekend 2

Faces of Coachella: Weekend 2

Posted On: 4:13 p.m. | April 21, 2012

Faces of Coachella, portraits of attendees at weekend 2 View Post»

The Coachella Music and Arts Festival returns
  • Arkasha Stevenson / Los Angeles Times

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, Take 2

Posted On: 8:17 p.m. | April 20, 2012

Photos from the second weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif. View Post»

Framework Pop-Up Gallery

Framework Pop-Up Event

Posted On: 5:20 p.m. | April 20, 2012

Video of the Framework Pop-Up Event. 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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