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The hands of time

The hands of time

Posted On: 3:31 p.m. | March 6, 2012

Dean Armentrout has been repairing clocks for almost 40 years, and as the 21st century grows brighter in its electric and digital brilliance, he has watched as his profession grows smaller, his skills rarer and mechanical clocks — timepieces that run without batteries or electricity — less valued. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 6, 2012
  • Tsering Topgyal / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 6, 2012

Posted On: 9:53 a.m. | March 6, 2012

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

Cameras in and out of court
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

Cameras in and out of court

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | March 6, 2012

Newspaper photographers grab photos of George "Bud" Gollum, 21, and Beulah Louise Overell, 18, during morning recess of their murder trial in Santa Ana. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 5, 2012
  • Ajit Solanki / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 5, 2012

Posted On: 10:16 a.m. | March 5, 2012

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

Private Eyes

Blind theater troupe proves that acting is a state of mind

Posted On: 11:08 p.m. | March 4, 2012

A theater troupe of blind actors prove acting is a state of mind, not of sight. View Post»

Dodgers' spring training in Vero Beach, Fla.
  • Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times

Dodgers’ spring training in Vero Beach, Fla.

Posted On: 10:30 p.m. | March 2, 2012

The Dodgers trained at Vero Beach, Florida, from 1949-2008, leaving for Arizona. This photo gallery looks back at Dodger spring training - and all those stretching exercises. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 10:25 p.m. | March 2, 2012

Thanks for checking out Best of the Web this week. "The How of Why" In January I wrote a little blurb about Corey Rich Productions' "Why."  This week, Corey and his team released "The How of Why."    The piece gives a full glimpse of just how they made "Why," including the gear list and a little bit of the process.  In this video,  Corey dissects a couple new features of the Nikon... View Post»

Protecting the desert tortoise in California's Ivanpah Valley

Protecting the desert tortoise in California’s Ivanpah Valley

Posted On: 8:06 p.m. | March 2, 2012

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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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