Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Forget jingling bells and ho-ho-hos, these are now the sounds of the holidays.
  • Patrick Semansky / Associated Press

Forget jingling bells and ho-ho-hos, these are now the sounds of the holidays.

Posted On: 8:01 a.m. | December 22, 2015

The humming is constant; a low-pitched drone from 155 miles of conveyer belts racing packages in every direction. Boxes shift from one belt to another and bump into a metal wall. Thud. Thud. Thud. In the background, trucks beep and jet engines roar. View Post»

Christmas tree topping out ceremony
  • Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times

Christmas tree topping out ceremony

Posted On: 12:23 a.m. | December 21, 2015

Christmas tree used in topping out ceremony. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | December 14 – 20, 2015

The Week in Pictures | December 14 – 20, 2015

Posted On: 9:40 a.m. | December 18, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, Star Wars fans took center stage with the release of the latest installment in the franchise, 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.' Stormtroopers on the red-carpet during the premiere in Hollywood, a married in front of the TCL Chinese Theater and a fan waits with his light saber for the start of the movie premiere in Helsinki,... View Post»

Know Your City no. 26 – Plaza Methodist Church
  • Los Angeles Times

Know Your City no. 26 – Plaza Methodist Church

Posted On: 12:49 a.m. | December 17, 2015

Image of the Plaza Methodist Church was used in the Know Your City photography series. 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.


  • Jeff Amlotte
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