How to get the children of the $(this) selector?

I have a layout similar to this:

<div id=...><img src=...></div> 

and would like to use a jQuery selector to select the child img inside the div on click.

To get the div, I've got this selector:


How can I get the child img using a selector?

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Accepted Answer

The jQuery constructor accepts a 2nd parameter called context which can be used to override the context of the selection.

jQuery(img, this);

Which is the same as using .find() like this:


If the imgs you desire are only direct descendants of the clicked element, you can also use .children():

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