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Kenyans vote in first presidential election since 2007
  • Jerome Delay / Associated Press

Kenyans vote in first presidential election since 2007

Posted On: 10:16 a.m. | March 5, 2013

Kenya on Monday held its first presidential election since the 2007 vote which ushered in months of tribal violence that killed more than 1,000 people and displaced 600,000 from their homes. View Post»

Ecology fashion show
  • Bill Varie / Los Angeles Times

Ecology fashion show

Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | March 5, 2013

Jay Maushardt, 6, of Sherman Oaks, wears a gas mask and plays with his toys during Echo-Action Day Fashion Show at California Mart. Model in a "mother earth" costume walks past. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 4, 2013
  • Andrew Medichini / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 4, 2013

Posted On: 9:19 a.m. | March 4, 2013

Monday's Pictures in the News begins at the Vatican, where cardinals from around the world have gathered for their first round of meetings before the conclave to elect the next pope after Benedict XVI's decision to retire. View Post»

Los Angeles International Airport fogged in
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles International Airport fogged in

Posted On: 12:45 a.m. | March 4, 2013

American Airlines' flight engineer Frank Nusser, left, and Capt. Don Young wait by their aircraft for fog to lift at Los Angeles International Airport. View Post»

70th annual 'Pictures of the Year International'

70th annual ‘Pictures of the Year International’

Posted On: 10:27 a.m. | March 3, 2013

The winners of the 70th annual "Pictures of the Year International" awards were announced last week at the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute at the Missouri School of Journalism. Here is a selection of the top winners in some of the categories. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 10:19 p.m. | March 1, 2013

The winners of the 70th annual Pictures of the Year Photojournalism Competition View Post»

Oscars red carpet GoPro time-lapse #fail

Behind the lens: Oscar red carpet GoPro time-lapse #fail

Posted On: 4:35 p.m. | March 1, 2013

You ever conceive an idea, devise a plan, envision all the possible outcomes, pick apart the inevitable pitfalls, consider every last detail … and then life happens? View Post»

The Week in Pictures | February 25 – March 3, 2013
  • Lee Jin-man / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | February 25 – March 3, 2013

Posted On: 3:55 p.m. | March 1, 2013

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. The big news this week was the retirement of the pope. Benedict XVI became the first pope to resign in nearly 600 years, telling a tearful crowd of faithful that he will now be "a simple pilgrim" as cardinals began preparing for a conclave in the Sistine Chapel to elect his successor. 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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