Anthony Thurston


Product Reviews Editor

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.


This 'Lit By Moonlight' A7s Video Will Blow Your Mind

By now we all already know that the A7s is an absolute low light beast. One so good no other camera can really touch it. This video, produced by Carbon Studios, really...
Sigma 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Contemporary

What's Next For Sigma? CEO Says New 24-70mm and 70-200mm...

Photokina has come and gone with Sigma announcing their new 120-600mm lenses, but a lot of you might be wondering "what's next?"

Matt Granger's Fuji X100T Review From The Floor of Photokina

Probably one of the most popular announcements coming out of Photokina this year has been the announcement of the Fuji X100T. Fuji's previous X100 series compact cameras have...

New Capture One Pro 8 Makes It Easier Than Ever To Switch From Lightroom/Aperture

Apple killed off Aperture, and many are disenfranchised with Adobe's push into the Creative Cloud (CC), which leaves Capture One as probably the top option to those out there...

7D Mark II Video Test, How Does It Compare To 5D MkIII and 70D?

Many have written off the 7D as a video camera, but how does it the 7D Mark II compare to Canon's current crop of DSLRs like the 5D Mark III and 70D?
100-400mm IS USM Telephoto Zoom Lens-canon-digital

Canon Confirms Development of 100-400mm DO & More DO/EF-M Lenses

One of the big rumors leading into Photokina was that Canon would be releasing the new 100-400mm replacement along with the 7D Mark II. However, that never panned out and the...

Phottix Announces Impressive Odin Update In New Odin II Units

In the world of speedlight or off camera light triggering PocketWizard still the king of the hill, but if you have seen what Phottix is doing with their Odin line, it is hard...

Matt Grangers' Photokina Floor Review Of Canon's New 7D Mark II

The Canon 7D Mark II may not feature an revolutionary new sensor, or a big upgrade in video features as many hoped for. But there is no denying that it is clearly a solid...

Chris Niccolls' First Hand Review Of Nikon's New D750

D610, Df, D810, D4s, there seems to be a plethora of Nikon full frame options out there and the list just grew larger with the addition of the new D750. But what does the D750...

Samsung Lifts The Veil On The Tech Behind Their 'Industry First' 28MP BSI Sensor

A few days ago Samsung dropped some jaws with the announcement of their new flagship NX1, a camera headlined by an impressive 'industry first' 28 megapixel BSI APS-C sensor....

6 Photokina Announcements Action/Wildlife Photographers Should Note

If you are an action/sports/wildlife photographer, then this has been the Photokina of your dreams. Seriously, almost every company has put out something aimed at the specific...

Leica Goes Nuts, Announces 13 New Cameras & Lenses Today

It's not every day that a company announces 13+ new products at the same time, let alone a prestigious brand like Leica. Nevertheless, this is what occurred this morning as...