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Pictures in the News | December 26, 2014
  • Hotli Simanjuntak / EPA

Pictures in the News | December 26, 2014

Posted On: 9:54 a.m. | December 26, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Asia, where countries are observing the 10th anniversary of the tsunami in Banda Aceh, Indonesia. On the morning of December 26, 2004, a 9.3-magnitude earthquake off Indonesia's western coast generated a series of massive waves that killed more than 220,000 people across 14 countries as far apart as Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Somalia. View Post»

Marilyn Monroe, single again, waves to fans
  • George Lacks / Mirror-News

Marilyn Monroe, single again, waves to fans

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | December 26, 2014

Marilyn Monroe waves to fans while leaving a Santa Monica courthouse following divorce from Joe Demaggio. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Dec. 24, 2014
  • Ahn Young-joon / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Dec. 24, 2014

Posted On: 8:18 a.m. | December 24, 2014

Ho, Ho, Ho, it's a Christmas eve edition of the Pictures in the News with a look at the holiday from around the world. Seoul, South Korea: Volunteers clad in Santa Claus costumes throw their hats in the air as they gather to deliver gifts for the poor. View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 23, 2014

Pictures in the News | December 23, 2014

Posted On: 10:08 a.m. | December 23, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Inland Empire, where a young girls with special needs tries out her new wheelchair delivered to her home by the Corona Police Department after her chair was stolen last week from the family's front porch View Post»

Peace on Earth 1945
  • Julian Robinson / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Peace on Earth 1945

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | December 23, 2014

At Christmas, soldier and family prays following end of World War II. View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 22, 2014

Pictures in the News | December 22, 2014

Posted On: 9:17 a.m. | December 22, 2014

Today we bring you a Christmas themed Pictures in the News. Staring in downtown Los Angeles, where youngsters greet Santa Claus in front of the Fred Jordan Mission, where thousands of impoverished inner city boys and girls received new toys. Just a couple of blocks away, David Santamaria, dressed as Santa Claus, gets into the holiday spirit while riding down Broadway with son David, 5, in tow. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | December 14 – 21, 2014

The Week in Pictures | December 14 – 21, 2014

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | December 20, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Tragic news out of Pakistan this week, where Taliban militants stormed an army-run school, killing 132 children and nine staff members, many of whom were shot in the head. Hundreds of teachers and students were held hostage during an hours-long gun battle with security forces. View Post»

Review: Polaroid Cube

Review: Polaroid Cube

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | December 20, 2014

Polaroid, the company which is famous for instant printing cameras, has ventured into the action camera market. It’s no surprise since it seems to be one of more popular camera purchases today, spurred on by the success of the GoPro cameras. The Polaroid line features the Polaroid XS100i Wi-Fi Waterproof Action Camera which is a more standard style POV (point-of-view camera) but the one that... 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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