Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Photography gadgets: GorillaPod and GripTight Mount

Photography gadgets: GorillaPod and GripTight Mount

Posted On: 11:30 p.m. | April 19, 2014

Everyone seems to have a collection of photography gizmos that have found their way to a closet or drawer. But two of my favorites are the Joby GorillaPod and the GripTight Mount are the ones I use regularly. The Joby GorillaPod, the flexible mini-tripod comes in handy when you need help keeping your camera steady, but don’t really want to carry a conventional tripod. Let’s face it, most... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | April 14 – 20, 2014

The Week in Pictures | April 14 – 20, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | April 18, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Tragedy in South Korea this week, where South Korean coast guard members rescue some of the 477 passengers and crew aboard a ferry that capsized on its way to Jeju island from Incheon. South Korean officials said as many as 295 people were still unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 477 passengers and crew capsized off the southern... View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 18, 2014
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Pictures in the News | April 18, 2014

Posted On: 10:33 a.m. | April 18, 2014

We highlight Good Friday and Holy Weeks from around the world in this installment of Pictures in the News. Starting in England, where an actor performs the role of Jesus on the cross in 'The Passion of Jesus' in Trafalgar Square; spectators watch as worshipers march while carrying bamboo torches during the traditional Procession of the Torches through the historic center in Paraty, Braz;... View Post»

Commuting chaos for middle class in Sao Paulo

Commuting chaos for middle class in Sao Paulo

Posted On: 6:43 p.m. | April 17, 2014

Sao Paulo, Brazil's largest city and financial center, is a chaotic metropolis approaching complete paralysis through gridlock. In a city consistently ranked as the worst in the world for traffic jams. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 17, 2014
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Pictures in the News | April 17, 2014

Posted On: 10:22 a.m. | April 17, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where students, friends and family line up to sign a poster memorializing Dorsey High student Jennifer Bonilla, who was one of the five students killed in last week's bus crash in Orland, CA. View Post»

USC quarterback becomes human guinea pig
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USC quarterback becomes human guinea pig

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

USC quarterback Irvine "Cotton" Warburton used as guinea pig in energy experiment. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 16, 2014
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Pictures in the News | April 16, 2014

Posted On: 10:04 a.m. | April 16, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in South Korea, where South Korea Coast Guard members rescue some of the 477 passengers and crew aboard a ferry that capsized on its way to Jeju island from Incheon. South Korean officials said as many as 295 people were still unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 477 passengers and crew capsized off the south coast. View Post»

Soda tab prom dress

Short on cash, long on creativity, teen makes soda tab prom dress

Posted On: 7:44 a.m. | April 16, 2014

Brie Fainblit wasn't voted prom queen at the Highland High prom. But the Palmdale senior who made her own dress out of soda can tabs felt like the belle of the ball Friday night. 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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