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.


Spyder Holster's Black Widow - Review

One of the best alternatives to carrying your gear on your shoulders is moving it to your hips, and one product for doing this is the Spyder Holster Black Widow Holster system.

Explore The Alien World Of Insect Macro Photography

Thomas Shahan specializes in capturing stunning macro images of insects, and today, we have a new video he has put out talking about his workflow and what he uses to capture...

Sony A7 II Could Ship To US Come January

Sony really came out of nowhere with their A7 II announcement, so much so that they did not even notify distributors in the US or Europe beforehand.

Let's Meetup And Connect At Mystic Seminars 2015

I will be attending Mystic Seminars 2015 in Portland, Oregon this January 11-13th, and I would love to meet and connect with any of you who will also be attending!

Nikon 24mm F/1.8 on the Horizon?

Nikon is feeling pretty good after the release of the D750. Almost everyone that I know who has held it and shot with it has been extremely happy with the new FX body. Looking...

Fuji Chimes In With New MacroTubes and Firmware Updates

Sony fans aren't the only people who woke up to a nice surprise this morning. Fuji made some announcements over the night that are sure to put some smiles on quite a few faces.

a7 II Announced, Sony Makes Surprise Announcement

This won't be much of a surprise if you have been following the rumor mill in the last day or so. I don't know if anyone expected an announcement so quickly, but, here it is....

Lightroom 5.7 Brings RAW support For Latest Camera Releases

Praise the Almighty! Those of you who have a D750, 7D Mark II, LX100 or other new camera release have been toiling in a land where Lightroom doesn't support our RAW files. But...

Lume Cube: A Smartphone Controlled Flash/Video Light Like No Other

The Lume Cube is a small, portable LED light source capable of up to 1500 lumens of light output that can be controlled with your smartphone.

Save Up To $600 On New D750!

Nikon's holiday edition of their 'Buy Together & Save' promotion is now live, and it includes their latest full frame DSLR, the D750. The possible savings are quite...

Lensbaby Sweet 50 Optic Review

The Lensbaby Composer Pro system is a versatile selective focus housing, which can hold any of Lensbaby's optics. The latest of those optics is the Sweet 50.

Olympus OM-D E-M5 40% Off

We have received word of a massive sale going on for the E-M5 over at B&H. You can get the E-M5, for 40% off or $400, instant savings, meaning you only pay $599