Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

2014 Carnival in Rio de Janeiro
  • Felipe Dana / Associated Press

2014 Carnival in Rio de Janeiro

Posted On: 10:05 a.m. | March 3, 2014

Brazil is known for its exotic fauna, but the creatures on display Sunday night for the opening round of Rio's exuberant Carnival parade were a motley crew even by local standards. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 3, 2014
  • Wason Wanichakorn / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | March 3, 2014

Posted On: 9:25 a.m. | March 3, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Tinseltown, where Hollywood celebrated the best in film during the 86th Annual Academy Awards. View Post»

Birdie at Riviera
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Birdie at Riviera

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | March 3, 2014

Tom Weiskoph, left, and Larry Zeigler walk up to 14th green as a kildere (circled) watches over Weiskopf's ball. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | February 24 – March 2, 2014

The Week in Pictures | February 24 – March 2, 2014

Posted On: 7:57 a.m. | March 2, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This eek the world’s attention was on the Ukraine, where Russian gunmen on the Crimean peninsula and the embattled new Ukrainian government in Kiev continued to escalate a dangerous confrontation, with both sides mobilizing armed forces and warning that the other was provoking war. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 28, 2014

Pictures in the News | Feb. 28, 2014

Posted On: 11:55 a.m. | February 28, 2014

In Friday's Pictures in the News, the second of two storms arrives in Southern California, raising fears of mudslides in areas scarred by wildfire. Northumberland, England: The aurora borealis, or northern lights, illuminate the night sky at Embleton Bay. Hollywood: Rehearsals are held at the Dolby Theatre for the Oscars on Sunday. Simferopol, Ukraine: Gunman of unknown affiliation... View Post»

Deauville Beach Club burns down in 1964 fire
  • Geroge Fry / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Deauville Beach Club burns down in 1964 fire

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | February 28, 2014

The Deauville Beach Club on Pacific Coast Highway in Santa Monica goes up in flames set by arsonist. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 27, 2014

Pictures in the News | Feb. 27, 2014

Posted On: 12:30 p.m. | February 27, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, the first of two storms begins to hit Southern California. Allahabad, India: Hindu devotees participate in a procession for the Maha Shivaratri festival, dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. Hindus mark the festival by fasting and offering special prayers to Shiva, the god of destruction. Lucerne, Switzerland: Fireworks explode in the sky above Lake... View Post»

Two accidents on Santa Ana Freeway
  • Frank Q. Brown / Los Angeles Times

Two accidents on Santa Ana Freeway

Posted On: 12:48 a.m. | February 27, 2014

Four men were injured in two accidents on the Santa Ana Freeway. 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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