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Cowboy actor vs real western bad man
  • Al Markodo / Los Angeles Times

Cowboy actor vs real western bad man

Posted On: 1:08 a.m. | September 28, 2011

Television's Wyatt Earp, Actor Hugh O'Brian, on left, and Al Jennings, onetime western bad man, draw guns for Los Angeles Times staff photographer Al Markado. O'Brien won, but Jennings at 93 had the experience to make the shot count - if he needed too. View Post»

Typhoon Nesat bears down on China
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Typhoon Nesat bears down on China

Posted On: 7:57 p.m. | September 27, 2011

[UPDATE] Typhoon Nesat hit the South China coast Thursday after it swept past Hong Kong, closing financial markets, schools and businesses in one of Asia's biggest financial centers. No deaths were reported in Hong Kong and damage was minimal. Typhoon Nesat, packing winds of up to 100 mph, made landfall before dawn Tuesday in northeastern Luzon, the Philippines' largest island, leaving a... View Post»

Caught in the crossfire

Newspapers win News and Documentary Emmy Awards

Posted On: 11:35 a.m. | September 27, 2011

Two newspapers were winners at the 32nd annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards on Monday in New York. The awards were presented in 42 categories, including breaking news, investigative reporting, outstanding interview and best documentary, among others. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 27, 2011

Pictures in the News | Sept. 27, 2011

Posted On: 11:32 a.m. | September 27, 2011

In today's Pictures in the News, the trial begins for Michael Jackson's physician in Los Angeles, rescue workers evacuate injured people after a subway collision in Shanghai, the Washington Monument on the National Mall is inspected for damage sustained in the Aug. 23 earthquake and the effects of Typhoon Nesat are seen in Manila. View Post»

The trial of Dr. Conrad Murray

The trial of Dr. Conrad Murray

Posted On: 11:20 a.m. | September 27, 2011

Updated Nov. 29, 11:06 a.m. Conrad Murray sentenced to 4 years Updated Nov. 7, 1:17 p.m.: Conrad Murray found guilty Dr. Conrad Murray, Michael Jackson's personal physician, is charged with involuntary manslaughter in the singer's 2009 death. See our complete coverage of the trial and list of witnesses so far. View Post»

Young film maker
  • Los Angeles Times Archive / UCLA

Young film maker

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | September 27, 2011

Cal Lewin, 13, checks negatives after shooting scenes for his next production titled "The Bus Ride." View Post»

Kumeyaay Indians living in Baja offer glimpse into the past

Kumeyaay living in Baja offer glimpse into the past

Posted On: 11:10 p.m. | September 26, 2011

The Kumeyaay Indians were the first Indians the missionaries found when they reached Alta California in San Diego. Like most local tribes, they were driven to near extinction. But in the isolated canyons of the Tijuana River watershed, high in the Baja peninsula, groups remained, relatively unbothered. A number of them speak the language as their first language, they harvest acorns and... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 26, 2011
  • Shamil Zhumatov / Reuters

Pictures in the News | Sept. 26, 2011

Posted On: 10:11 a.m. | September 26, 2011

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Kazakhstan at the World Puppet Carnival, a competitive festival with professional and amateur puppeteers performing plays and street shows. Anti-government protests continue in Yemen demanding the ouster of President Ali Abdullah Saleh; Indian villagers move their belongings away from flood-affected areas in India; and in Pakistan, floods have killed... 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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