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.

Canon 6D

High Megapixel Canon DSLR 'Confirmed' For 2015 Release

We have been hearing a lot about what I am dubbing, "The Second Great Megapixel War," or basically, the race to 50MP Full Frame Sensors. Sony and Nikon are both rumored to have...

X-Rite i1 Display Pro Monitor Calibration Tool, Only $129

One important aspect to photography that many overlook is having a quality color calibrated monitor. One of the best tools on the market for that currently is the X-Rite i1...

Yongnuo at It Again, Selling Clones of Canon 50mm f/1.8

Yongnuo is a bit of an enigma to me. On one hand, I absolutely love their speedlights and radio triggers for their overall reliability and very low costs. But on the other hand,...

New D7200 Specifications Surface, Another Incremental Update

Everyone is updating their APS-C flagships. Nikon is just sitting over there with their D7100, but a new update is on the way - and rumored specs dropped today.

Nikon Files Patent, Hints At Full Frame Mirrorless Offering

It's just a matter of time until Canon and Nikon come to their senses and actually compete in the mirrorless space with a full frame option.

Sony Has 'High-End' APS-C E-Mount Camera On The Way For 2015

It's hard to think that Sony could put out a much better APS-C E-mount camera than the A6000, the camera that makes all APS-C shooters drool. But alas, it appears Sony will...

Canon to Target GH4 In Upcoming NAB 2015 Release

We have all heard about the GH4; its stellar 4K video and other impressive features, and apparently, so has Canon. A new rumor says that the camera giant has set its sights on...

How to Find Interesting Images In Ordinary/Everyday Locations

We have all been there before, the photographer's equivalent of writer's block. You know what I mean, when all you have to photograph is normal everyday things you see all the...

Upcoming Fuji 16-55mm F/s.8 To Feature OIS Afterall?

Back at Photokina, it was revealed that the upcoming 16-55mm F/2.8 lens from Fujifilm would not feature OIS (Optical Image Stabilization). Fujifilm cited weight and image...

Seagate's New 8TB Archival Drive Offers Serious Storage at an Affordable Price

If you do any sort of serious shooting these days you know that hard drive space quickly adds up. We are always looking for better (and bigger) options for images archival and...

New Specs for Sony's Upcoming 'Pro' FF Mirrorless A9

We have all heard the rumors of Sony's A9 pro full frame mirrorless camera. Until now it was just a name, but today we have some new specs for you to feast your eyes on.
Nikon D5300

Details On Upcoming Nikon D5500, and New Discontinued DX Bodies

New details have emerged regarding Nikon's upcoming update to their D5XXX line of amateur DSLRs. It has come to light that Nikon has finally killed off the D3200, D5200, and...