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Pictures in the News | Oct. 15, 2014
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Pictures in the News | Oct. 15, 2014

Posted On: 1:31 p.m. | October 15, 2014

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, people take pictures as giant panda Xue Xue is released into the Liziping national nature reserve in Yaan, southwest China, after two years of training since being born in 2012. Giant pandas have a notoriously low reproductive rate and are under pressure from factors such as habitat loss. China has about 1,600 pandas living in the wild and another 300 in... View Post»

Wear slacks to court and go to jail
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Wear slacks to court and go to jail

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | October 15, 2014

On Nov. 9, 1938, Helen Hulick, 28, wore slacks during a court appearance to testify against two men. Her case was rescheduled and Hullick was asked by Judge Arthur S. Guerin to next time wear a dress. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 14, 2014
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Pictures in the News | October 14, 2014

Posted On: 9:29 a.m. | October 14, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in West Africa, where Liberian health workers in a burial squad carry an Ebola victim's body for cremation. Health workers are demanding higher wages in the form of danger pay in Liberia, where statistics from the World Health Organization show the number of deaths attributed to the Ebola outbreak has risen above 4,000 in the worst-affected West African... View Post»

Behind the lens: Video shoot of the East Side Moto Babes

Behind the lens: Video shoot of the East Side Moto Babes

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | October 13, 2014

My coworker Ora Dekornfeld popped up through the sunroof and I hung out of the passenger window as we drove through the streets of downtown Los Angeles. The goal? To balance our cameras on pillows while racing alongside the East Side Moto Babes, an all-female motorcycle club. View Post»

Los Angeles skyline 1951, 1979 and 2014
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Los Angeles skyline 1951, 1979 and 2014

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | October 13, 2014

Los Angeles Skyline photos from 1951, 1979 and 2014. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | October 6 – 12, 2014

The Week in Pictures | October 6 – 12, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | October 10, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin this week’s installment from West Africa, where a specialized Ebola inhumation team cleans a house in Sierra Leone. Ebola may only be present in a few African nations, but fears over the crippling outbreak are infecting economies across the continent and may put its envy-inducing growth prospects at risk. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 10, 2014
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Pictures in the News | October 10, 2014

Posted On: 9:25 a.m. | October 10, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Europe, where Paris clock master Antoine Walter maintains the 19th century clock on a municipal building in the city. View Post»

Lotus flowers on Echo Park Lake, 1935
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Lotus flowers on Echo Park Lake, 1935

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | October 10, 2014

1935 look at Lotus flowers in Echo Park Lake. 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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