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The Week in Pictures | May 14 – 20, 2012
  • Mario Vedder / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | May 14 – 20, 2012

Posted On: 3:24 p.m. | May 18, 2012

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

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 1:01 p.m. | May 18, 2012

Best of the web is a weekly round up of photography, video and multimedia from around the web. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 18, 2012

Pictures in the News | May 18, 2012

Posted On: 10:18 a.m. | May 18, 2012

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

Jet crosses Sepulveda Blvd.
  • Rick Meyer / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Jet crosses Sepulveda Blvd.

Posted On: 12:40 a.m. | May 18, 2012

Thanks to a long telephoto lens, cross traffic on Sepulveda Blvd., appears to be an American Airlines jet. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 17, 2012
  • Biswaranjan Rout / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | May 17, 2012

Posted On: 10:57 a.m. | May 17, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Scenes of contrast in India with a village boy leading his goat past a parched pond in one shot as another boy jumps into the holy Yamuna River in another shot; Chinese actresses Hao Lei and Qi Xi pose during a photocall at the 65th Cannes film festival; Sri Lankan army special forces commandos prepare for a Victory Day parade rehearsal in Colombo; people... View Post»

Sea of foam
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times

Sea of foam

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | May 17, 2012

Tank truck that exploded and burned in a tunnel connecting northbound Harbor and San Diego freeway lies amid foam sprayed by firemen. View Post»

Nearly 100-year-old lighthouse shines again

99-year-old lighthouse gleams again

Posted On: 6:28 p.m. | May 16, 2012

The signature vertical black and white stripes of the Angels Gate lighthouse near the Los Angeles harbor entrance stand out brighter today after a restoration arranged by a San Pedro booster club. A year ago, the old steel and stucco tower above the end of a breakwater presented a dreary welcome to coastal skippers. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 16, 2012

Pictures in the News | May 16, 2012

Posted On: 9:39 a.m. | May 16, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. 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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