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Pictures in the News | January 30, 2015
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Pictures in the News | January 30, 2015

Posted On: 9:34 a.m. | January 30, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight turned himself into the Los Angeles County Sheriffs department in connection with a hit-and-run incident that left one man dead and another injured. View Post»

Sea lion pup watching traffic

Sea lion pup watching traffic

Posted On: 12:36 a.m. | January 30, 2015

A sea lion pup, apparently driven ashore by heavy surf, watches traffic in Capistrano Beach. View Post»

Giving kids a platform to be heard

Giving kids a platform to be heard

Posted On: 10:10 a.m. | January 29, 2015

I am inspired by the youth I work with and privileged to hear their stories. Through photography I want students to discover that their voices carry a weight of importance and add a unique narrative to the world of storytelling. I enter each classroom wanting students to learn something new about themselves. Through reflective prompts and discussions, they begin to tap into an awareness of self... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 29, 2015
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Pictures in the News | Jan. 29, 2015

Posted On: 10:01 a.m. | January 29, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News beging in Mexico, where rescuers work amid the wreckage caused by an explosion that ripped through a children's hospital in Mexico City on Thursday, killing scores of people and injuring dozens, including 22 children. View Post»

Happy birthday to President Roosevelt
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Happy birthday to President Roosevelt

Posted On: 12:29 a.m. | January 29, 2015

After President Franklin D. Roosevelt took office in 1933, his Jan. 30th birthday became a nation wide celebration - and fund raising effort to fight polio. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 28, 2015

Pictures in the News | Jan. 28, 2015

Posted On: 10:36 a.m. | January 28, 2015

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, a Kurdish fighter and his son walk down a street in the Syrian town of Kobane, a strategic prize on the Turkish border that Kurdish forces recaptured this week from Islamic State militants. Monterey Park: A man prays at a makeshift memorial for  crossing guard Abel Flores Castellanos, 76, who was struck and killed by a car Tuesday afternoon at Garfield... View Post»

Auschwitz-Birkenau | A look back at the 'city of death'
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Auschwitz-Birkenau | A look back at the ‘city of death’

Posted On: 1:24 p.m. | January 27, 2015

Auschwitz, known by its survivors as a city of death, has come to symbolize human brutality in its most sophisticated and horrific form. The sprawling complex was the site of the murder of more than 1.1 million people, approximately 900,000 of them Jews. View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 27, 2015
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Pictures in the News | January 27, 2015

Posted On: 9:49 a.m. | January 27, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast, where travel bans were lifted in New York City and New Jersey and parts of Connecticut after a storm predicted to be a crippling, city-crushing monster veered east and unleashed its wrath on New England. 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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