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Pictures in the News | Jan. 7, 2015
  • Thibault Camus / AP

Pictures in the News | Jan. 7, 2015

Posted On: 2:02 p.m. | January 7, 2015

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, people gather in solidarity for the victims of a terror attack against a satirical newspaper in Paris. Masked gunmen stormed the offices of Charlie Hebdo, killing 12 people, including the paper's editor, before escaping in a getaway car. Chicago: Ice builds up along North Avenue Pier while temperatures hover around zero degrees Fahrenheit. Most of the... View Post»

Plane crash on roof
  • Geroge Fry / Los Angeles Times

Plane crash on roof

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | January 7, 2015

Fire stripped fuselage is all that remains of single-engine aircraft that crashed into a Compton house. View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 6, 2015

Pictures in the News | January 6, 2015

Posted On: 9:29 a.m. | January 6, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Bulgaria, where people perform the 'Horo' dance holding national flags during celebrations of the Epiphany day in the icy waters of the Tundzha river. Epiphany is a Christian feast that celebrates the arrival of the Three Wise Men with their gifts for the infant Jesus. View Post»

Ghost singer for the stars
  • Frank Q. Brown / Los Angeles Times

Ghost singer for the stars

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | January 6, 2015

Marni Nixon is a singing ghost whose voice is used for stars in movies. View Post»

Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival
  • Fred Dufour / AFP/Getty Images

Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival

Posted On: 9:06 a.m. | January 5, 2015

The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival kicks off today and runs until February 25th. The event, which is the world’s largest ice festival, features massive sculptures carved out of ice and ice-realted activities for visitors. The festival is a huge draw for tourists despite northern China's forbidding temperatures. View Post»

Pacific Coast Highway closed by landslide - again
  • Bob Potwin / Los Angeles Times

Pacific Coast Highway closed by landslide – again

Posted On: 10:34 p.m. | January 2, 2015

This is one never-ending Southern California story. A landslide closes Pacific Coast Highway. View Post»

Kicked off the island
  • Maxine Reams / Los Angeles Times

Kicked off the island

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | January 2, 2015

Harry turns back alligator from Spider Monkey Island at Lion Country Safari. View Post»

The road to Tambobo Bay: Teaching a photo workshop in the Philippines
  • Don Ray Rubioruperto

The road to Tambobo Bay: Teaching a photo workshop in the Philippines

Posted On: 8:33 a.m. | December 31, 2014

The road to Tambobo Bay stretched out like a ribbon of grey concrete, smoothing the way to a remote fishing village that now appears on the brink of development. It wasn’t like this just a year ago. Roads don’t happen by accident, and the new highway will bring more traffic and commerce. 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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