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School's out, but no summer for 'Our Gang'
  • Los Angeles Times

School’s out, but no summer for ‘Our Gang’

Posted On: 12:36 a.m. | July 9, 2012

School year ends for the "Our Gang" child actors, but the filming continues. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | July 2 – 8, 2012

The Week in Pictures | July 2 – 8, 2012

Posted On: 1:30 p.m. | July 6, 2012

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

Pictures in the News | July 6, 2012
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Pictures in the News | July 6, 2012

Posted On: 8:43 a.m. | July 6, 2012

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

Escaping Cycles
  • Karen Farfan

Escaping Cycles

Posted On: 7:00 a.m. | July 6, 2012

Welcome to Multimedia U., an occasional feature showcasing the work of students and emerging visual journalists. Escaping Cycles by Karen Farfan shares the stories of female victims who grew up in violent homes then later became the aggressors. These survivors recount their traumas and warn young girls to not enter gangs. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 8:51 p.m. | July 5, 2012

Best of the Web is a roundup of photography, video and multimedia from around the web. View Post»

Pacific Electric Subway opens
  • Los Angeles Times

Pacific Electric Subway opens

Posted On: 11:51 a.m. | July 5, 2012

During opening celebrations, this horse-drawn car, flooded with officials and guests, made the trip through the new Pacific Electric Subway. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2012

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2012

Posted On: 10:34 a.m. | July 5, 2012

In Thursday's "Pictures in the News": People stand on the promenade along the Arabian Sea as high-tide water splashes them in Mumbai, India; Competitors sail in a yacht race around  Lake Balaton in Balatonfured, Hungary; Nearly 50 balloons from all over Europe participate in the European Balloon Festival in Igualada, Spain; Fireworks light up the sky around Los Angeles (more photos). And... View Post»

Floating museums: The USS Iowa and USS Midway

Floating museums: The USS Iowa and USS Midway

Posted On: 7:03 a.m. | July 5, 2012

When the battleship Iowa was commissioned in 1942, it was a symbol of American might. Now its huge guns are pointed at a string of seafood restaurants in San Pedro and as of its opening July 7, it joins the fleet of floating museums – 48 warships that have been donated by the Navy to coastal communities eager for tourist dollars and upgraded waterfronts. 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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