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Lou Zamperini Day in Los Angeles
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Lou Zamperini Day in Los Angeles

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | June 26, 2014

Lou Zamperini is recognized by Mayor Tom Bradley and the Los Angeles City Council. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 25, 2014

Pictures in the News | June 25, 2014

Posted On: 9:58 a.m. | June 25, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins with the scent of death as youngsters hold their noses against the odor of a rare "corpse flower," indigenous to the Indonesian island of Sumatra, blooming at Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa. Key Largo, Fla.: Fabien Cousteau waves from inside Aquarius Reef Base, a laboratory 63 feet below the surface of the water off Key Largo, where researchers are... View Post»

Hurricane Liza devastates La Paz
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Hurricane Liza devastates La Paz

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | June 25, 2014

La Paz shantytown flattened by wall of water and mud during Hurricane Liza. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 24, 2014
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Pictures in the News | June 24, 2014

Posted On: 10:17 a.m. | June 24, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Brazil, where tourists visit the statue of Christ the Redeemer atop Corcovado hill in Rio de Janeiro prior to the Group E football match between France and Ecuador during the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Over in India, where cricket dwarfs every other sport, the ongoing World Cup Soccer tournament in Brazil has evoked a lot of interest in the game which is more... View Post»

Fairbanks Sr. and Fairbanks Jr. [updated]
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Fairbanks Sr. and Fairbanks Jr. [updated]

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | June 24, 2014

Douglas Fairbanks Sr., right, bids farewell to Doug Jr., as dad and stepmother, actress Mary Pickford, travel to Europe. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 23, 2014

Pictures in the News | June 23, 2014

Posted On: 10:27 a.m. | June 23, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in a downtown Los Angeles warehouse with soccer fans waving U.S. flags to watch the U.S. national team face off against Portugal in a pivotal World Cup match that ended in a 2 - 2 draw. Across town, South Korean soccer fans, watching on a Jumbotron and another monitor at Wilshire Park Place in Koreatown, react as their team scores its first goal of the game... View Post»

1976 California drought
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1976 California drought

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | June 23, 2014

Dan Lemons, manager of Ranchita Oaks Ranch and Vineyards northeast of Paso Robles runs dirt through his fingers from a field too parched by the California drought to grow crops. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | June 16 – 22, 2014

The Week in Pictures | June 16 – 22, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | June 20, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, it was all about sport. In South America, the biggest, loudest, longest, wildest party in the world kicked off in Brazil as 32 teams descend on the soccer-crazed nation for the 2014 World Cup. Westwood: Mike Watts watches the flag-folding ritual during his father's funeral service at the veterans cemetery where he had been... 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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