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The sounds of the Kelso Dunes
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The sounds of the Kelso Dunes

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | August 20, 2014

Oct. 16, 1976: Jack Hereford makes his way up Kelso Dune in Mojave Desert during investigation of mysterious sounds emanating there View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 19, 2014

Pictures in the News | Aug. 19, 2014

Posted On: 10:34 a.m. | August 19, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where a bold-school Steve Ballmer stole the show at Clippers' Fan Festival. View Post»

Photographer remembers Marilyn Monroe
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Photographer remembers Marilyn Monroe

Posted On: 12:48 a.m. | August 19, 2014

Aug. 7, 1962: Photographer Andre de Dienes looks at a photo he took of Marilyn Monroe early in her career. After the Aug. 5, 1962, death of Marilyn Monroe, the Los Angeles Times interviewed photographer Andre de Dienes, whose images helped launch Monroe's career. Writer Jack Smith reported in the Aug. 8, 1962, Los Angeles Times: A Hollywood photographer who loved Marilyn Monroe and... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 18, 2014

Pictures in the News | Aug. 18, 2014

Posted On: 10:11 a.m. | August 18, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in downtown Los Angeles, where protestors drop to their knees during a march as hundreds rallied to protest LAPD's shooting of unarmed black man, Ezell Ford, who was killed by police officers in his Florence neighborhood last week. 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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