Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures in the News | June 22, 2011

Pictures in the News | June 22, 2011

Posted On: 8:07 p.m. | June 22, 2011

It's Wow Fest on Skid Row in downtown Los Angeles, an annual event that attracts thousands of people drawn by free lunches, haircuts, makeovers, hygiene kits and family portraits. In Istanbul, Turkish riot police stand guard during a protest as newly elected Kurdish lawmakers come under increasing pressure to boycott the country's parliament; in Greece, a group of activists walk more than... View Post»

Scenes from Wimbledon 2011
  • STEFAN WERMUTH / X90073

Scenes from Wimbledon 2011

Posted On: 10:59 a.m. | June 22, 2011

Photos from the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in London. The tournament runs until July 3. More coverage in our Sports section. View Post»

Roof collapse injures two firemen
  • George Fry / Los Angeles Times

Roof collapse injures two firemen

Posted On: 12:44 a.m. | June 22, 2011

Image of two firemen injured at house fire and wins national award for photographer George Fry. View Post»

7th Annual Wild In The Streets skateboard ride

Wild in the Streets skateboard ride in L.A.

Posted On: 4:47 p.m. | June 21, 2011

Skateboarders gathered in Hollenbeck Park in Boyle Heights to start the seventh annual Wild in the Streets skateboard ride Tuesday. Hundreds of skateboarders took the five-mile route through the city,¬†finishing at Lafayette Park. Read the full story: Hundreds in L.A. celebrate Go Skateboarding Day View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 21, 2011
  • Asit Kumar / Agence France-Presse

Pictures in the News | June 21, 2011

Posted On: 10:03 a.m. | June 21, 2011

Today's highlights in our Pictures in the News gallery: A cyclist seems to ride on water as he passes a boat in a flooded lakeside park in Wuhan, China. In Russia, emergency workers and investigators search the wreckage of a crashed passenger jet near the city of Petrozavodsk. Today is the summer solstice as revelers observe the day at Stonehenge. And elsewhere in England, Andy Roddick takes... View Post»

Cemetery groundskeepers video
  • Katie Falkenberg / For The Times

Cemetery grounds keepers

Posted On: 8:49 p.m. | June 20, 2011

Cemetery grounds keepers Willie Roberts and Sammy Treto put care into providing a beautiful final resting place for people's loved ones as members of the grounds and interment crews at Mountain View Cemetery in Altadena. Each man also has a personal connection to this peaceful place: Willie's mother, uncle and two brothers are interred at the Mountain View Mausoleum, and a good friend of... View Post»

Cemetery groundskeepers
  • Katie Falkenberg / For The Times

Cemetery grounds keepers

Posted On: 8:30 p.m. | June 20, 2011

As members of the grounds and interment crews at Mountain View Cemetery, Willie Roberts and Sammy Treto put care into providing a beautiful resting place for people's deceased loved ones. Together, they have contributed more than 68 years working at the cemetery in Altadena, California. It's been Willie's only job since he was 18 years old. Each man also has a more intimate connection to... View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 20, 2011
  • PETR JOSEK / REUTERS

Pictures in the News | June 20, 2011

Posted On: 8:20 p.m. | June 20, 2011

A Soviet-era World War II tank painted pink is transported to the center of Prague as part of the Czech Republic's commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the departure of Soviet troops who invaded the country in 1968, then known as Czechoslovakia; it's opening day of the Paris Air Show at the city's Le Bourget airport; and wind turbines are assembled near Beijing as the Pew Charitable Trusts... View Post»

Framework

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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