Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

1963 Cuban refugees arrive at LAX
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

1963 Cuban refugees arrive at LAX

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | August 4, 2015

Refugees from communist Cuba arrive at Los Angeles International Airport. View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 3, 2015

Pictures in the News | August 3, 2015

Posted On: 9:36 a.m. | August 3, 2015

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Northern California, where more than 12,000 residents have been evacuated as the destructive Rocky fire exploded to 60,000 acres across three counties and consumed 50 structures, including 24 homes. View Post»

Know Your City No. 101 - Silver Lake Reservoir
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Know Your City No. 101 – Silver Lake Reservoir

Posted On: 12:02 a.m. | August 3, 2015

Image of Silver Lake Reservoir used in the Know Your Series photography series. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | July 27-Aug. 2, 2015
  • Rob Stothard / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | July 27-Aug. 2, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | July 31, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, 6,500 competitors and 2,000 coaches from 165 countries, all gathered for an event as grand as their aspirations: the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles. 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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