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Pictures in the News | December 1, 2011
  • ROBIN UTRECHT / European Pressphoto Agency

Pictures in the News | December 1, 2011

Posted On: 12:13 p.m. | December 1, 2011

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

Santa Ana winds wreak havoc across Southern California

Santa Ana winds wreak havoc across Southern California

Posted On: 9:55 a.m. | December 1, 2011

The toll from a fierce California windstorm continued to mount Thursday as officials closed Griffith Park, workers struggled to restore power to 340,000 homes and some roads remained blocked by fallen trees. View Post»

Wind-blown snow
  • Scott Harrison / Los Angeles Times

Wind-blown snow

Posted On: 12:02 a.m. | December 1, 2011

Image of wind blown snow becomes popular Los Angeles Times file photo. View Post»

Occupy L.A.: Left behind

Occupy L.A.: Left behind

Posted On: 3:19 p.m. | November 30, 2011

Photo essay on personal effects left behind by Occupy LA protesters on the lawn surrounding city hall after LAPD shutdown of what was the nation's largest remaining Occupy camp. View Post»

Occupy LA: LAPD clears encampment

Occupy LA: LAPD clears nation’s largest remaining Occupy camp

Posted On: 10:48 a.m. | November 30, 2011

Without resorting to large-scale violence, Los Angeles police successfully cleared out the Occupy L.A. camp at City Hall early Wednesday, managing to avoid fierce confrontations that marred sweeps in Oakland and New York. View Post»

Twiggy the water-skiing squirrel

Twiggy the water-skiing squirrel

Posted On: 7:41 a.m. | November 30, 2011

Twiggy the Water Skiing Squirrel dazzled the crowds at the 14th annual Anaheim Boat Show in 1982 riding the waves behind a remote-controlled boat in a portable above ground pool. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Nov. 30, 2011
  • Paula Bronstein / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Nov. 30, 2011

Posted On: 7:33 a.m. | November 30, 2011

In today's Pictures in the News, Occupy L.A. protesters are moved out in the early hours by a police sweep; a bomb explodes in Imphal, India, days ahead of a visit by the prime minister; and the Swiss government's Christmas tree gets an airlift in Bern. There's plenty more. Have a look. View Post»

Iranian protesters storm British embassy in Tehran
  • Reuters

Iranian protesters storm British embassy in Tehran

Posted On: 8:25 a.m. | November 29, 2011

Iranian protesters angry over economic sanctions imposed on Iran by Britain, stormed the British embassy compound in Tehran on Tuesday, smashing windows, vandalizing offices and burning flags. Iranian soldiers regained control of the compound after about three hours and the embassy staff was reportedly safe. 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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