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The Week in Pictures | May 5-11, 2014
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The Week in Pictures | May 5-11, 2014

Posted On: 5:00 p.m. | May 9, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We start with a touching image out of Folsom Women's Facility, where a daughter hugs her mother after they had the chance to spend time together through a nonprofit program called Get on the Bus that arranges for children of inmates to visit their parents in California prisons around Mother's and Father's days. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 9, 2014
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Pictures in the News | May 9, 2014

Posted On: 10:18 a.m. | May 9, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins at LAPD headquarters, where roses are placed near the names of the fallen at the conclusion of the Los Angeles Police Memorial Ceremony held to honor the more than 200 officers killed over the years in the line of duty. View Post»

1911 trolley tracks to Van Nuys
  • Los Angeles Times

1911 trolley tracks to Van Nuys

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | May 9, 2014

Sightseers check out new Pacific Electric trolley line being build in the Cahuenga Pass between Hollywood and the San Fernando Valley. View Post»

How a soldier shot a famous general's funeral in Normandy after D-day
  • Sydney Gutell

How a soldier shot a famous general’s funeral in Normandy after D-day

Posted On: 9:22 a.m. | May 8, 2014

When Pvt. 1st Class Sidney Gutelewitz returned from World War II in December, 1945, he carried with him a small metal container. In it was a roll of developed 35 mm film. He soon forgot about the film as he returned to civilian life. Decades would pass before he would learn the real story behind the somber images he had captured - a funeral in France that attracted 10 generals, including George... View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 8, 2014
  • Matt Detrich / The Indianapolis Star / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | May 8, 2014

Posted On: 9:03 a.m. | May 8, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News starts with an image of a tornado touching down in a field in Akron, Colo., on Wednesday. At least two tornadoes touched down briefly on Colorado's Eastern Plains. Manila, Philippines: Demonstrators call for the continued aid and rehabilitation of typhoon-ravaged Tacloban and nearby provinces in central Philippines. Moscow: Russian World War II veterans... View Post»

Marilyn Monroe in 1962 at LAX
  • George Fry / Los Angeles Times

Marilyn Monroe in 1962 at LAX

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | May 8, 2014

Marilyn Monroe steps from Mexicana Comet Jet after arriving at Los Angeles International Airport from Mexico City. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 7, 2014

Pictures in the News | May 7, 2014

Posted On: 9:23 a.m. | May 7, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in the high desert area of Southern California, where crews work to clear mangled rebar after the Ranchero Road overpass bridge caught fire, closing both sides of the 15 Freeway, the main artery between Las Vegas and Los Angeles. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 6, 2014

Pictures in the News | May 6, 2014

Posted On: 8:07 a.m. | May 6, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, Russian soldiers march during a rehearsal of the Victory Day Parade in Moscow. The parade will take place in Red Square on Friday to commemorate the 1945 defeat of Nazi Germany. New York: Rihanna arrives at the Costume Institute Benefit at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Jerusalem: Protests and celebrations mark Israel's 66th Independence Day. Chiang... 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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