Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | June 12, 2012

Pictures in the News | June 12, 2012

Posted On: 9:51 a.m. | June 12, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Rescued Indian child laborers make a public appearance on the World Day Against Child Labor; Muslim women and children from villages gather before being relocated to secure areas in Sittwe, Myanmar, where sectarian violence is ongoing; a Sikorsky S-64 Aircrane firefighting helicopter drops water on the High Park Fire burning close to some homes near... View Post»

Marx brothers lose copyright case
  • Los Angeles Times

Marx brothers lose copyright case

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | June 12, 2012

Chico, left, and Groucho Marx-without his painted-on mustache- wait in courthouse press room for legal action on their long-running federal case, the first prosecution brought for "borrowing" material from a previously rejected script. View Post»

Kings win Stanley Cup

Kings win the Stanley Cup

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | June 11, 2012

Kings win the Stanley Cup with a 6-1 victory in Game 6. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 11, 2012

Pictures in the News | June 11, 2012

Posted On: 10:22 a.m. | June 11, 2012

In Monday's Pictures in the News: Rafael Nadal leaps into the stands to celebrate his French Open victory with friends and family in Paris; the U.S. Army Fife and Drum Corps performs during a celebration of the 237th birthday of the U.S. Army on the grounds of George Washington's Mount Vernon estate in Mount Vernon, Va.; former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky arrives at... View Post»

Patton and Doolittle return home
  • Los Angeles Times

Patton and Doolittle return home

Posted On: 10:00 p.m. | June 9, 2012

June 9, 1945: Following the World War II victory in Europe over Germany, but before the surrender of Japan, Gen. George S. Patton Jr., and Lt. Gen. James Doolittle arrive at Los Angeles Municipal Airport for a welcome home tour. View Post»

Owens Valley dust

Dust in the Owens Valley reignites L.A.’s water war

Posted On: 9:50 p.m. | June 9, 2012

Los Angeles and the Owens Valley are at war over water again, with the city trying to rework a historic agreement aimed at stopping massive dust storms that have besieged the eastern Sierra Nevada since L.A. opened an aqueduct 99 years ago that drained Owens Lake. The L.A. Department of Water and Power has spent $1.2 billion in accordance with a 1997 agreement to combat the powder-fine dust... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | June 4 – 10, 2012
  • Stefana Sauer / DPA

The Week in Pictures | June 4 – 10, 2012

Posted On: 3:04 p.m. | June 8, 2012

Each week, we bring you the very best in visual journalism. In the news, tragic images out of Pakistan as emergency workers check the wreckage from a bus explosion that killed several people in northwestern Pakistan on Friday. Workers searched for  bodies at the site of a plane crash in Nigeria, where a passenger plane carrying more than 150 people crashed in Lagos; and Spanish riot police... View Post»

Father's Day photography gift ideas

Father’s Day photography gift ideas

Posted On: 12:48 p.m. | June 8, 2012

Father's Day has become my favorite holiday. It's about celebrating family with an emphasis on me. Ok, I know that seems a little shallow on my part, but I am just trying to stick with the tradition. I guess that means, relaxing and watching a little golf. 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.


Need help or have a question?

Visit our FAQ page »