Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

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»

Colossus roller coaster
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Colossus roller coaster

Posted On: 10:04 a.m. | August 16, 2014

A look back at the Colossus wooden roller coaster at Magic Mountain. View Post»

LA Stories: 100 Years of Watson Family Press Photography
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LA Stories: 100 Years of Watson Family Press Photography

Posted On: 9:43 p.m. | August 15, 2014

A new gallery show "LA Stories: 100 Years of Watson Family Press Photography," opens Saturday Aug. 16, 2014. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Aug. 11–17, 2014

The Week in Pictures | Aug. 11–17, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | August 15, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We start The Week in Pictures off with a dramatic image from Liberia, where a woman tries to help her husband after he fell and was knocked unconscious in an Ebola ward in Monrovia. People suspected of contracting the Ebola virus are being sent by Liberian health workers to the center, a closed primary school originally built by USAID.... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 15, 2014
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Pictures in the News | Aug. 15, 2014

Posted On: 11:10 a.m. | August 15, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Liberia, where a woman tries to help her husband after he fell and was knocked unconscious in an Ebola ward in Monrovia. People suspected of contracting the Ebola virus are being sent by Liberian health workers to the center, a closed primary school originally built by USAID. The death toll stands at more than 1,000. View Post»

Los Angeles' first Harmonica Week
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Los Angeles’ first Harmonica Week

Posted On: 12:44 a.m. | August 15, 2014

Mayor Frank Shaw with Manuel Martinez, 13, left, and Herman Bower, 11, in photo to promote Harmonica week in Los Angeles. View Post»

Framework

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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