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Posted On: 2:25 p.m. | August 25, 2012

Photography in film View Post»

The Week in Pictures | August 20 – 26, 2012
  • Simone Joyner / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | August 20 – 26, 2012

Posted On: 9:47 p.m. | August 24, 2012

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

Pictures in the News | August 24, 2012

Pictures in the News | August 24, 2012

Posted On: 8:34 a.m. | August 24, 2012

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

W. Parker Lyon and his Pony Express Museum
  • E. J. Spencer / Los Angeles Times

W. Parker Lyon and his Pony Express Museum

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | August 24, 2012

W. Parker Lyon, former mayor of Fresno, builds the Pony Express Museum in Arcadia. View Post»

Discovering the L.A. Mobile Arts Festival
  • Bob Weil

Discovering the L.A. Mobile Arts Festival

Posted On: 1:43 p.m. | August 23, 2012

My iPhones photographs need a kickstart. Maybe I just need a few new ideas and inspiration. Or, maybe I just need to organize and edit the 5000 images that are taking up almost 15 gigs of space. With this in mind, I decided to see how my photographs stacked up against the competition by checking out the iPhone Mobile Arts Festival 2012 in Santa Monica. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 23, 2012

Pictures in the News | Aug. 23, 2012

Posted On: 10:47 a.m. | August 23, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Free Syrian Army fighters take cover as they exchange fire with regime forces in Syria's northern city of Aleppo. Meanwhile, refugees at the Syrian border with Turkey wait in hopes of entering a refugee camp; mine workers attend a memorial service at the Lonmin platinum mine near Rustenburg, South Africa, after police shot and killed 34 striking miners and... View Post»

George Harrison talks to the press in Beverly Hills -- eventually
  • Tony Barnard / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

George Harrison talks to the press in Beverly Hills — eventually

Posted On: 12:00 a.m. | August 23, 2012

Ex-Beatle George Harrison faces photographers during press conference at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel promoting his U.S. and Canadian band tour. View Post»

Tungurahua volcano erupts in Ecuador

Tungurahua volcano erupts in Ecuador

Posted On: 11:52 a.m. | August 22, 2012

QUITO, Ecuador — Authorities say 110 families have been evacuated from the vicinity of the Tungurahua volcano, which has been spewing molten rock and ash since the weekend. Spokeswoman Mercedes Taipe of Ecuador’s Geophysics Institute said a column of vapor and ash up to 2.5 miles high has characterized the moderate-to-strong eruption. She said Tuesday that a half a dozen villages are... View Post»


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