| Dec 23, 2014
| 3:31 PM
In 1960, photographer Bruce Davidson needed an escape route. He had just spent 11 months in Brooklyn shooting a teenage street gang for Esquire magazine, and now he found himself getting unwanted attention from grown-up gangsters who suspected Davidson...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Lil Bub, Grumpy Cat and other felines of the World Wide Interweb, take note: If you want your fame to be timeless, curl up to a celebrity.
That much is clear after one spin through "Hollywood Cats" (ACC Distribution, $45), the new photo book of...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Art books offer just the sort of indulgence that makes for a great gift: They're so beautiful, yet people often hesitate to spend that kind of money on themselves. Here are a few standouts for your shopping list.
Vintage Black Glamour by Nichelle Gainer...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Early last month the U.S. Forest Service posted a proposed regulation that seemed to set the stage for government control of journalists’ access to public lands, with the added insult of wanting to charge hikers for photographing or filming their...
| Oct 3, 2014
A collection of landscape photography sounds like the stuff of postcards and calendars. But "Landmark," a new collection of landscape photography curated by William A. Ewing, has higher aims: It works to explore the relationship between people and place...
| May 20, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Gabriel Carbajal went on a group tour of the Los Angeles Times’ Olympic printing plant last week, and while he says that he found the tour fascinating, it caused him to reflect.
As much as technology has advanced at the plant over the years,...
| May 13, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Going through the past month's photos is a treat because it's interesting to see what's happening collectively with Southern California photographers and what attracted the eye of the SoCal Moments team.
This month is no different: Call it spring fever,...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:00 AM
HENDERSON, Nev. — In 2009, Samantha Geimer was watching the daytime talk show "The View" from her then-home in Hawaii when the panel took up the topic of her encounter at age 13 with director Roman Polanski. Polanski had just been arrested in...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:45 PM
With the help of indie rock photographer Autumn de Wilde, Cadillac pulled the considerably large covers off its all-new Escalade SUV on Monday evening in New York City.
A luxury version of the full-size Chevrolet Suburban that General Motors unveiled in...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Drowsy from watching hours of unedited World War II film footage, Ray Begovich snapped to attention when one eight-second snippet flashed before him.
Begovich, a journalism professor at Franklin College in Indiana, was visiting the National Archives...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 8:54 AM
The Democratic women of the House, sworn in on Thursday, first gathered that morning for a photo. Except four didn’t make it by the appointed hour.
So House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s office came up with a solution worthy of Stalinist...