Anthony Thurston


Anthony Thurston is a portrait and sports photographer based in the Salem, Oregon area as well as a senior writer here at SLR Lounge. You can check out some of his work on his Website. You may also connect with him via Email, Google Plus, or Facebook.


Tamron 150-600mm Finally Arrived, Initial Thoughts

Well, to say that it took a while to get this lens after requesting it is an understatement, but alas, the lens has finally arrived. I have taken the time to take the lens out a...

Pentax Announces New 'Prestige Edition' K-3, Best Looking K-3 Yet

Late last night, Pentax announced their latest special edition K-3 camera, the Prestige Edition.

New Hoya EVO Filters Repel Dust & Dirt To The Extreme

We have all been there, we take out a filter from its hiding spot in our bag only to see it covered in smudges and dust. It can be incredibly annoying how easily some filters...

Canon Confirms High Megapixel Camera On The Way?

If you believe Canon Rumors' interpretation of a recent Canon interview, a high megapixel Canon camera could be on the way.

Syrp's New Variable ND Filter Is Now Available

Syrp has been a Kickstarter success story if there ever was one. Ever since the successful funding of the Genie, the company has taken steps to expand. Recently, the company...

David Hobby Leaks Pictures From Rumored Fuji X100T

It is not uncommon for camera makers to release a few samples of upcoming cameras to sponsored photographers to test out. These arrangements are almost always under some sort of...

Rumored Fuji X30 Will Not Feature 1

Several outlets reported a rumor recently that the Fuji X20 successor, the X30, would feature a new 1" sensor. Now, according to a trusted source at Fuji Rumors, that...

Hasselblad Announces New CFV-50c for V System Cameras

Sony's new Medium Format CMOS sensor is changing the MF world. Now, you can add yet another MF back, making use of that sensor to an ever growing list. Today, Hasselblad...

Nauticam Launches New RX100 M3 Underwater Housing

Nauticam, a company specializing in underwater housings for cameras has just announced their new underwater housing for the Sony RX100 M3 with the NA-RX100III.

EBU Calls 4K 'Unsatisfactory', Leans Towards Higher Quality 1080p

With more and more 4K TVs hitting the market, the EBU (European Broadcast Union) took some time to publish their thoughts on broadcasting in 1080 vs 4K.
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Let This Beautiful Flower Timelapse Brighten Up Your Weekend

The video you are about to watch was a culmination of over 9 months of work, and 50,000 photos. The results speak for themselves...

Could MIOPS Be The High Speed Trigger For You?

There are a lot of trigger options on the market for anyone interested in giving the whole high speed photography genre a try. But a new Kicksrater project called MIOPS aims to...