Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Prison Obits | Writing about their own deaths

Prison Obits | Writing about their own deaths

Posted On: 4:00 a.m. | March 10, 2015

Inmates at San Quentin were asked to write an obituary about their own death. The resulting obituaries were reflective, candid and aspirational. Above all, they revealed the ways that people who society would like to forget wish they could be remembered.   View Post»

More cars, pools
  • Colin Crawford / Los Angeles Times

More cars, pools

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | March 10, 2015

Images of vehicles in swimming pools. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 9, 2015
  • Mark Ralston / AFP

Pictures in the News | March 9, 2015

Posted On: 10:53 a.m. | March 9, 2015

In Monday’s Pictures in the News a border collie named Spring soars as he attempts to catch a Frisbee during a competition at the annual Woofstock 90210 dog show in Beverly Hills.  The annual event is held to raise money for animal welfare as well as find homes for rescue dogs. Dresden, Germany: Strollers walk past early bloomers in Grosser Garten park. Abu Dhabi, United Arab... View Post»

Los Angeles protests in support of Selma marchers
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Los Angeles protests in support of Selma marchers

Posted On: 12:30 p.m. | March 8, 2015

Following the March 7, 1965, beating of civil rights marchers in Selma by Alabama state troopers, protests broke out all over the United States. In Los Angeles protestors gathered at the Federal Building demanding Federal intervention to protect the marchers in Alabama. Over the next few days, over 100 demonstrators were arrested. View Post»

On the road with young photography students: Ensenada, Mexico
  • Julia Edelman

On the road with young photography students: Ensenada, Mexico

Posted On: 7:44 a.m. | March 7, 2015

We are traveling in a Road-Warrior-like caravan of six RVs down the scenic coastal highway of northern Baja. After negotiating the Tijuana gauntlet successfully we settled in at the Hotel Las Rocas in Calafia and gathered to discuss story ideas with the students. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | March 2-8, 2015
  • GIANLUIGI GUERCIA / AFP/Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | March 2-8, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | March 6, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week we start in the Southland, where the vintage plane piloted by actor Harrison Ford crashed on a golf course near Santa Monica Municipal Airport. Ford was alone in the plane when it clipped a tree at the Penmar Golf Course in Venice then came down on a fairway, just blocks from the runway. Ford was taken to a hospital with... View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 6, 2015

Pictures in the News | March 6, 2015

Posted On: 10:22 a.m. | March 6, 2015

Pictures in the News starts in the Southland, where the vintage plane that crashed on a golf course not far from Santa Monica Municipal Airport stills waits to be removed from the crash site. Harrison Ford was piloting the plane when it clipped a tree at the Penmar Golf Course in Venice, then landed on a fairway, just blocks from the runway. View Post»

Civil rights protests at 1960 Democratic Convention
  • Dick Oliver / Los Angeles Times

Civil rights protests at 1960 Democratic Convention

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | March 6, 2015

Rev. Maurice A. Dawkins engages in a 24-hour period of prayer and fasting outside of the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena during the Democratic National Convention. Dawkins and protestors were advocating a civil rights platform. View Post»

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