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Pictures in the News | May 14, 2012
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Pictures in the News | May 14, 2012

Posted On: 9:39 a.m. | May 14, 2012

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

Battleship Iowa's final journey

Battleship Iowa’s final journey

Posted On: 8:46 p.m. | May 13, 2012

The battleship Iowa, a storied vessel that languished for years in the U.S. Navy's mothball fleet, began its final journey Saturday, May 26, 2012 from the San Francisco Bay to its permanent home as a museum in the Port of Los Angeles. View Post»

The battleship Iowa 1942-2012
  • PHAN J. Alan Elliott / U.S. Navy

The battleship Iowa 1942-2012

Posted On: 12:07 p.m. | May 13, 2012

Launched in 1942, commissioned in 1943, the USS Iowa (BB-61) was the lead ship of a class of four battleships - the largest and last big gun vessels built by the United States. Today, 70 years later, the ship is permanently docked at San Pedro. View Post»

Horst Faas, Associated Press combat photographer, dies at 79

Horst Faas, Associated Press combat photographer, dies at 79

Posted On: 9:32 a.m. | May 13, 2012

As chief of photo operations for The Associated Press in Saigon for a decade beginning in 1962, Horst Faas didn't just cover the fighting — he also recruited and trained new talent from among foreign and Vietnamese freelancers. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | May 7-13, 2012
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The Week in Pictures | May 7-13, 2012

Posted On: 3:16 p.m. | May 11, 2012

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

Pictures in the News | May 11, 2012

Pictures in the News | May 11, 2012

Posted On: 10:00 a.m. | May 11, 2012

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

Japanese Internment: Poston
  • George Watson / Los Angeles Times

Japanese Internment: Poston

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | May 11, 2012

Los Angeles Times staff photographer George Watson and staff representative Chester G. Hanson take a tour of the Poston War Relocation Center, home for 16,000 Japanese and Japanese-Americans. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 5:31 p.m. | May 10, 2012

Best of the web is roundup of multimedia, video and photography from around the world wide 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.


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