Amanda & Russ knew they wanted to give their mom some updated portraits for Mother’s Day this year. (I made sure she is not a blog viewer before posting…) She used to have a tradition of getting them photographed together as kids, and ultimately they refused throughout their adolescent years. This will be their first up-to-date session in over a decade, and a real treat for mom. We had lots of fun on Saturday together, having waited for warmer spring weather for an outdoor session. We enjoyed attempting some classic poses and some more unconventional… !