Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Love captures wandering hippo
  • Frank Q. Brown / Los Angeles Times

Love captures wandering hippo

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | October 2, 2012

Herman, a wondering hippopotamus, obediently leaves a Laguna Beach rancher's pond under encouragement of his elephant friend Lisa. View Post»

Reader photos: Best of Southern California Moments for September
  • Pablo Gil Garcia

Reader photos: Best of Southern California Moments for September

Posted On: 1:55 p.m. | October 1, 2012

This month's best of Southern California Moments reflect the end of summer. The boys on the beach with the soccer ball, the young girl splashing in the pool, and the boy in the parade with a makeshift lasso. Summer photos in Southern California are often brighter and more festive, and very often have a lighthearted, whimsical feel. Another pattern in this month's photos is the number of... View Post»

The Week in Sports | September 24 – 30, 2012
  • Phelan M. Ebenhack / Associated Press

The Week in Sports | September 24 – 30, 2012

Posted On: 12:07 p.m. | October 1, 2012

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

Apparently, photojournalism died on Aug. 1, 2010
  • Bethany Mollenkof / Los Angeles Times

Apparently, photojournalism died on Aug. 1, 2010

Posted On: 8:11 a.m. | October 1, 2012

Photojournalism, I was told wad dead. Turns out, it's still quite alive and vibrant. I'm a photojournalist intern at the Los Angeles Times that gets to explore the opportunity to pursue my passion in visual journalism. This is my first entry in this journey. Please join me along for the ride. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 1, 2012
  • Biswaranjan Rout / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | October 1, 2012

Posted On: 8:02 a.m. | October 1, 2012

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

Wheelchair basketball team leaves on 1948 national tour
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Wheelchair basketball team leaves on 1948 national tour

Posted On: 12:39 a.m. | October 1, 2012

Jack Heller, member of a wheelchair basketball team. is hoisted aboard aircraft at Burbank airport as team heads for 12-day eastern tour. View Post»

Surf City Surf Dog contest 2012

Surf City Surf Dog contest 2012

Posted On: 10:07 p.m. | September 30, 2012

More than 40 dogs participated in the fourth annual Surf City Surf Dog contest in Huntington Beach. The dogs competed in four different weight classes, from small to extra large, and were judged on wave height, ride length and confidence. View Post»

Carmageddon II: The sequel
  • Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times

Carmageddon II: The sequel

Posted On: 10:08 a.m. | September 29, 2012

405 Freeway reopens ahead of time The work ends early, with construction crews using most of their allotted time to fill potholes, trim trees and pave lanes — weeks of work squeezed into a two-day time frame. READ STORY Demolition work on a bridge spanning the 405 Freeway is on schedule, officials say, and they are hopeful that Carmageddon II can be brought to an early close. ... 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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