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1936 aerial view of Long Beach
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1936 aerial view of Long Beach

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | October 21, 2014

1936 aerial photo of downtown Long Beach. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 20, 2014

Pictures in the News | Oct. 20, 2014

Posted On: 1:32 p.m. | October 20, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News, smoke and flames rise after an explosion in the Syrian town of Kobani, also known as Ain al-Arab, as seen from the southeastern Turkish village of Mursitpinar in the Sanliurfa province. Turkey dropped its refusal to allow Kurdish fighters over the border to defend the besieged Kobani, saying it was now helping Iraqi peshmerga to cross the frontier in a major... View Post»

Ginsberg meditates despite broken leg
  • Tony Barnard / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Ginsberg meditates despite broken leg

Posted On: 1:12 a.m. | October 20, 2014

Poet Allen Ginsberg, with broken leg, lays on floor meditating. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Oct. 13–19, 2014

The Week in Pictures | Oct. 13–19, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | October 17, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin in Liberia, where health workers at Doctors Without Borders talk with Ebola patients in the high-risk area of the ELWA 3 Ebola treatment center. The World Health Organization says that more than 4,500 people have died due to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, with a mortality rate for the disease at about 70%. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 17, 2014
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Pictures in the News | October 17, 2014

Posted On: 8:53 a.m. | October 17, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Europe, where Italian riot police in Turin use tear gas during clashes with demonstrators in Turin, who were protesting a European jobs summit. Also in Italy, School children paint a car wreck during a performance by Bulgarian artist Alexander Jakhnagiev called "Crash Art." View Post»

Judge Hollopeter and monkeys
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Judge Hollopeter and monkeys

Posted On: 12:42 a.m. | October 17, 2014

Judge C. E. Hollopeter with Mary, a Capurhian monkey, and two Colombian monkeys involved in a lawsuit. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 16, 2014
  • Katie Falkenberg / Los Angeles Times

Pictures in the News | October 16, 2014

Posted On: 9:27 a.m. | October 16, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins at Camp Pendleton near San Diego, where members of the 1st Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force returned after a six month deployment in Afghanistan. View Post»

Los Angeles Times newsroom in 1922
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Los Angeles Times newsroom in 1922

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | October 16, 2014

The Los Angeles Times newsroom in 1922. 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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