Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Carnival time in Rio
  • Felipe Dana / Associated Press

Carnival time in Rio

Posted On: 9:20 a.m. | February 20, 2012

Revelers of the Beija-Flor samba school perform on top of a float at the Sambadrome during the first night of Rio de Janeiro's famed carnival parades. The night parades in Rio's hallowed Sambadrome marked the high point of the pre-Lent bacchanalian Carnival festival, which is bringing this racially diverse country of 191 million people, virtually to a stop. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 20, 2012
  • Channi Anand / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | February 20, 2012

Posted On: 9:19 a.m. | February 20, 2012

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

Explosion at O'Connor Electro-Plating Corp.
  • Los Angeles Times

Explosion at O’Connor Electro-Plating Corp.

Posted On: 12:34 a.m. | February 20, 2012

A blast rips apart the O'Connor Electro-Plating Corp. building in the 900 block of East Pico Boulevard, killing 17 and injuring about 150. The force of the blast shattered glass in some buildings a mile away. View Post»

Executive Order 9066: Japanese American internment in World War II
  • Los Angeles Times

Executive Order 9066: Japanese American internment in World War II

Posted On: 12:28 a.m. | February 19, 2012

Pres. Franklin D. Roosevelt issued Executive Order 9066 leading to the removal of 110,000 Japanese-Americans and Japanese from the West Coast. View Post»

The president's in town [updated]
  • Jose Galvez / Los Angeles Times

The president’s in town [updated]

Posted On: 7:56 a.m. | February 18, 2012

For Presidents Day here is a quick look at Southern California visits by U.S. Presidents. A special bonus From the Archives. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Feb. 13-19, 2012
  • Ian Gavan / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | Feb. 13-19, 2012

Posted On: 2:49 p.m. | February 17, 2012

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

Pictures in the News | Feb. 17, 2012
  • Martin Schalk / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Feb. 17, 2012

Posted On: 10:32 a.m. | February 17, 2012

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

Mardi Gras climaxes with Fat Tuesday in New Orleans
  • CHRIS GRANGER / THE TIMES-PICAYUNE

Mardi Gras climaxes with Fat Tuesday in New Orleans

Posted On: 9:35 a.m. | February 17, 2012

Mardi Gras. It brings to mind beads, parties and fancy floats in as people cram in all the fun they can before the austere religious period known as Lent begins. Scenes from parades in New Orleans and Mobile., Ala. View Post»

Framework

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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