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Welcome to the online living space of Wild My Child, our blog and store. We hope this site inspires you in more ways than one to learn something new and experience adventures where ever you are! We truly believe that when you learn photography, you learn to see and appreciate the world around you in a different way. Details around you become art, and the legacy you record is a treasure! Thanks for joining us. We are so happy you are here!

Why we love teaching kids photography… AND a huge announcement at the end!

"The camera is an insturment that teaches people how to see with our a camera." - Dorthea Lange Kids + Photography... it's a combination I can't ever get enough of! Kim and I have talked about writing a kids photography book for years! There's just not a lot out there, and we have so much to say we can't possibly cover it in a 2 hour class. So, why? Why bother handing a camera to a child? Why sign them up for a photography class? There are several reasons, but let me talk to you about a few. 1. It teaches them how to see. (See quote above by one of my hero's, Dorthea Lange) When we learn to stop, read light, focus on details, and big scenes too our world becomes more... it's incredible, and you don't have to go far to find it! Often it's in your back yard or even in your home that kids start to find the beauty we are all seeking because they have learned how to take a picture! Creation is shouting for us to notice, and all too often we are in a hurry, and we miss it! I...

Crown Him With Many Crowns

Lately I've been using a Hymnal during my devotions... it's funny and super ironic because I completely rejected hymns for so long, especially as a rebellious teen... they were "old and outdated" I'm a modern gal and I rolled my eyes at Hymns, "Like, why do we have to...

Chocolate Frosting and a home day with August.

He didn't have a fever, but for a couple of days August had been especially sensitive. He asked me to check his temp before school Monday and cried because his tummy hurt so I decided to keep him home anyway. It was pretty obvious after we had dropped the older two...

Video {Auto focus vs. manual focus}

How auto focus works Ok. I will admit when I got my Sony a9 I feel in love with the facial tracking. With my Canon Mark III I was shooting with manual focus and while it was ok... it was a pain. But one thing I really dislike about the auto focal tracking in video,...

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