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    The Key to Unlocking Imagination

    Simplicity unleashes the imagination. As a kid I was obsessed with an old camera my dad gave me, shooting everything with it: That camera no doubt led me to Hampshire College to study with legendary photographer Jerome Liebling. Which is to say that gadgets are fine — God knows we use a lot of technology these days on our films — but when it comes to our kids, we underestimate the power of boredom to spark imagination. Provide your child with a way to look at the world, not a distraction from it.

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