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Sophia Loren back in town
  • Los Angeles Times

Sophia Loren back in town

Posted On: 12:55 a.m. | April 27, 2011

On a windy day, Sophia Loren poses for photographers at LAX. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 26, 2011

Pictures in the News | April 26, 2011

Posted On: 10:17 a.m. | April 26, 2011

Today's Pictures in the News includes injured British photojournalist Guy Martin arriving in Malta from Misrata, Libya. He was wounded in the same attack that killed British photojournalist Tim Hetherington and American photojournalist Chris Hondros on April 20. In London, campers are already claiming spots for the Friday royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. Hamsters in a... View Post»

Polio immunization
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Polio immunization

Posted On: 12:23 a.m. | April 26, 2011

City of Los Angeles Health Dept. opens drive to immunize 300,000 children against polio. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 25, 2011
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Pictures in the News | April 25, 2011

Posted On: 9:09 p.m. | April 25, 2011

At the Chernobyl victims' monument in Slavutich, a town 30 miles from the accident site where many of the power facility's personnel used to live, two children join a memorial ceremony marking a quarter century since the world's worst nuclear accident, while in the Belarus capital of Minsk, students and teachers  light candles in remembrance of the disaster's victims. London's Regent Street... View Post»

'Star Trek' protest
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‘Star Trek’ protest

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | April 25, 2011

Caltech students protest possible cancellation of Star Trek. View Post»


Audio slide show: Burlesque, a show that takes off

Posted On: 9:35 p.m. | April 23, 2011

In this land of the thin, blond ideal, Lili VonSchtupp draws crowds to a dive bar in Hollywood every week to celebrate real women with real bodies. One of the troupes taking the stage just before midnight at VonSchtupp’s weekly Monday Night Tease calls itself the Rubenesque Burlesque. For four minutes, the women shake, bounce and bump to a hip-hop song, eventually stripping down to black... View Post»

Life in Daggett

Life in Daggett revolves around the Desert Market

Posted On: 5:49 p.m. | April 22, 2011

The Desert Market in the San Bernardino County town of Daggett,  surrounded by sage and dust, is the only store around for miles. Nearby, there’s a trailer park, a junkyard and a truck repair shop — and not much else. The gas station was boarded up long ago, and a dozen silent houses sag into piles of wood and metal. To the people of Daggett, the store is part of their daily routine. They... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | April 18-24, 2011
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The Week in Pictures | April 18-24, 2011

Posted On: 1:43 p.m. | April 22, 2011

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism from around the world. 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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