3-Year Magazine Subscription for $13 total (Pop or DP or Outdoor) [Digital Photo PRO for $19]

The theme for this weekend’s sale at DiscountMags is multi-year discounts. You get the usual sale prices for a 1-year subscription, but if you do a 3-year subscription, you get the biggest discounts. A 3-year subscription of either Pop Photo or Digital Photo or Outdoor Photographer is $13 for the 3-year term of a single magazine. Digital Photo PRO is $19 for the 3-year year term. You can adjust the number of years, but the annual price increases as you go from 3 to 2 to 1 years. No auto-renewal. They ship to USA addresses only.

Genaray SpectroLED-14 Three Light Kit (120VAC/12VDC) for $750

On the lighting front, B&H Photo is offering the Genaray SpectroLED-14 Three Light Kit (120VAC/12VDC) for $750 with free expedited shipping as one of their Featured Weekly Specials.

32GB Corsair Flash Voyager Slider USB3.0 Flash Drive for $9 {limit 5}

If you like retractable USB 3.0 flash drives and pirates (did we miss the Talk Like a Pirate Day?), the 32GB Corsair Flash Voyager Slider USB3.0 Flash Drive is on sale for $9 with a limit of five per customer at Amazon by Amazon itself. Free shipping for Prime members or with the usual $49+/$25+ for non-members. In terms of $/GB, the 128GB “defeats” it at $33 if you need/want/prefer more storage instead of multiple smaller ones.

Pre-order Sigma SD Quattro Mirrorless

Sigma has a mirrorless camera too, and it is now available for pre-order at B&H Photo in two options. The SD Quattro Body Only goes for $800 while the SD Quattro with 30mm f1.4 goes for $1000. There’s also the PG-41 Power Grip going for $250 and compatible with more than just one camera.

Fuji X-System Instant Rebates expire 7/2/16

There’s about one week left in the current iteration of the Fuji X-System Instant Rebates featuring the X-T1, X-T10 and X100T digital cameras and a handful of primes and zoom lenses. No coupons, no rebates, the price you see is the price you pay. Some of the items may also get promotional rewards and/or freebies. Details on the individual product pages.

Free Online Photography class at Stacksocial with Social Sharing

It’s freebie time at Stacksocial, but as with all their previous freebies, it requires social media activity. Namely you have to follow them on Twitter or Facebook or Google+ and share the offer on one of those places. This freebie is a 10-session Photography Class in a five week period. You can watch it LIVE or On-Demand later. Details on the class at Shaw Academy.

10% off on most items at Monoprice with coupon

Monoprice is creative with their coupon codes, this time around, season coupon code ICEDTEA gets you 10% off almost everything at the Monoprice website. Some items are ineligible ~ you can find out by adding coupon to cart and clicking on “View Details” on the coupon details, or the old fashioned way (add item to cart and see if it gets discounted). Offer ends 6/27/16.

In-stock now: Tamron SP 45mm f1.8 Di USD Lens for Sony A for $599

Prime time for Sony Alpha SLR/SLT photographers, the Tamron SP 45mm f/1.8 Di USD Lens for Sony A is now in-stock and ready to ship for $599 with free shipping at B&H Photo… For more new/recent arrivals, check their New Arrivals page

Pre-order YUNEEC Typhoon H Hexacopter with Intel RealSense, GCO3+ 4K Camera, and Backpack for $1900

The drones are getting smarter and smarter, it was about time to develop more effective obstacle avoidance systems. It is pre-order for one such new drone system, the YUNEEC Typhoon H Hexacopter with Intel RealSense, GCO3+ 4K Camera, and Backpack is available for pre-order for $1900 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo with a late July 2016 release estimate… For more new/recent arrivals, check their New Arrivals page

In-stock now: Fantasea Line FG9X Underwater Housing for Canon PowerShot G9 X for $400

Splash into the oceans! The Fantasea Line FG9X Underwater Housing for Canon PowerShot G9 X is now in-stock and ready to ship for $400 with free shipping at B&H Photo… For more new/recent arrivals, check their New Arrivals page

In-stock now: Canon EOS C100MK II Wedding and Documentary Kit for $5999

Since fate has created a mini medium format theme today, how about a professional wedding and documentary photography bundle? The Canon EOS C100MK II Wedding/Documentary Kit is now in-stock and ready to ship for $6000 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. It is eligible for the optional Canon Financial financing offers for business customers. NOTE: this is NOT returnable!

The kit is centered on the EOS C100 Mark II Cinema EOS Camera with Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Body Only) kit and includes a number of additional items: AVX Camera-Mountable Lavalier Digital Wireless Set (ME2 Lavalier), Ronin-M 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer, and SKB Case Holds Entire Package for the whole package. See pictures and “In the Box” sections over there for complete details.

Flashpoint RoveLight 600 Ws Monolight with On Board Power (Bowens Mount) for $370

Lighting action now, the Flashpoint RoveLight 600 Ws Monolight with On Board Power (Bowens Mount) is on sale again for $370 with free shipping at Adorama until 6/29/16. This is part of their Studio Sale.

Pentax 645D Body Only for $4000 [or $3150 on eBay or $2650 Used]

A comment by S.W. Anderson in the Hasselblad MF Mirrorless post got me price-checking medium format cameras, and it looks like the first generation Pentax 645D body only is currently going for $4000 in new condition at Amazon by Amazon actual. This is no longer available from B&H and Adorama. Amazon’s shipping estimate is 1-4 months, so keep that in mind if you need it to arrive quickly.

Or if you are a more adventurous shopper, there are a couple of eBay listings on it:
+ New Condition for $3150 with Best Offer Enabled (this is a private eBay listing for extra protection; ships from Los Angeles)

+ Used Condition for $2650 [CORRECTED!] (ships from Delaware; listing says used in-studio only with 3269 actuations)

+ the eBay listings above are from individuals, not retailers

In comparison, the latest model, the Pentax 645Z, goes for $7000 in new condition at B&H Photo (with 4% rewards = $280~) and Adorama (with 4% rewards = $280~). There’s also a 645Z Comprehensive Starter Kit that goes for $16,000 and includes three lenses (55/2.8, 90/2.8, 28-45/4.5, extra accessories and the protective case you see in the pictures.

Tascam DR-70D 4-Channel Audio Recorder for DSLR s for $185 after $30 MIR

If you are seriously dabbling in DSLR-Audio magic, the Tascam DR-70D 4-Channel Audio Recorder for DSLR Cameras is currently offered for $185 after a $30 mail-in rebate at Adorama. Rebate details in the PDF file. Offer ends 6/30/16.

40% off Prints, Posters & Enlargements with coupon

If you want to get posterized, the leading coupon mid-week offer at Walgreens Photo is 40% off Prints, Posters & Enlargements when you use coupon code code MANYPICS40 by Saturday 6/25/16 at 11:59pm Central time. The usual limits of five uses per customer, etc, etc, etc apply.

Davis & Sanford PROVISTAGR18 Provista Grounder Video Tripod for $165

External Stabilization Action now at B&H Photo, starting with the Davis & Sanford PROVISTAGR18 Provista Grounder Video Tripod going for $165 with free expedited shipping until 6/30/16.

Next up, the Steadicam Merlin 2 Camera Stabilizing System goes for $269 with free expedited shipping until 7/2/16.

And good until 11:59pm ET tonight (6/23/16), four different Benro Tripods range from $70 to $170 with free shipping.

(ENDED) Refurbished Panasonic ZS40 compact-zoom for $155

This Groupon offer sold out…

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(ENDED) Fri Lightning Deals: NixPlay, Studio Lighting Kit, Etc

These lighting deals expired… For future ones in the future, check the Amazon Gold Box and Camera & Photo page

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(SOLD OUT) Used Pentax K-1 Body Only for $1557

The used option sold out as of 10:35pm ET… The new condition remains in-stock ~ check the Stock Status Tracker for the new condition options…

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Pre-order Hasselblad Mirrorless Medium Format System

The mirrorless party jumps to the Medium Format world as well, Hasselblad has a new Medium Format mirrorless system with the new X1D-50c camera and two prime lenses (90/3.2 and 45/3.5). The new items are available for pre-order with a late July 2016 release estimate. The pre-order prices are $9000, $2700 and $22300 respectively and can be pre-ordered at Adorama and B&H Photo… These have been added to the New Cameras & Lenses of 2016 Tracking page

Monoprice MHD Sport 2.0 Wi-Fi Action Camera for $60

The Monoprice MHD Sport 2.0 Wi-Fi Action Camera is on sale for a limited time for $60 with free shipping at the Monoprice website. There’s also a bundle with the Live View RF Wrist remote for $90 The sale ends on 6/26/16 PM.

Official Video Creator Kits for the Canon 80D and M3

Canon has launched official Video Creator Kits for the Canon 80D w/18-135mm kit and the Canon M3 w/18-55 kit. They are available for pre-order at B&H Photo for $2050 and $900 respectively.

Studio Sale at Adorama: Flashpoint, 3Pod, Kipon, Glow, 247, Slinger, ProOptic, Etc

Adorama has just launched a limited time Studio Sale featuring items from various brands include Flashpoint, 3Pod, Kipon, Glow, 247, Slinger, ProOptic. There are too many items to list here individually, time permitting I will post some separately.

Imported Nikon D7200 Body Only for $750

Back to the eBay Deals again, with another imported camera promotion. eBay seller Photo4Less (99.9%, New York) is offering the imported grey-market Nikon D7200 body only for $750 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer. There is no mention of warranty in the listing, so assume no warranty whatsoever. Over 330 units got sold so far.

At authorized dealers, the D7200 body only kit goes for $1100 and gets various free accessories, such as at Adorama.

RiteAid: Buy $50 eBay Gift Card, get 800 Plenti Points

If you are an eBay shopper, good until the close of business on Saturday 6/25/16, at Rite Aid Brick and Mortar stores, if you buy a $50 eBay Gift Card, you will receive 800 Plenti Points, which is $8 spending power in future purchases. Assuming you can spend the Plenti points on something you need/want, that’s an effective 16% discount. Limit one per customer… In parallel, they have a buy $25 Google Play Gift Card (think camera/photo apps and e-books), get 500 Plenti Points. This is limit two per customer for the week…

(ENDED) Woot-OFF IN-PROGRESS

This Woot-OFF lasted 24 hours only…

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(ENDED) Thursday Lightning Deals: GeekPRO, LB1, Nixplay, Etc

These lighting deals expired… For future ones in the future, check the Amazon Gold Box and Camera & Photo page

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(ENDED) Thursday: Benro Tripod Sale, 4 options, $70 to $170

This daily deal expired… For more action, check the Weekly B&H Photo specials

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(ENDED) Ends Tonight: 20% off Olympus Outlet with Coupon

This coupon offer expired but sometimes it returns during 3-day weekend/holidays…

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In-stock Now: Pentax K-1 Body for $1800, Nikon D500 Body for $2000

Good news for people who like in-stock news! We just updated the Stock Status Tracker and as of the time of writing, the Nikon D500 body only is back in-stock for $2000 at Amazon by Amazon itself.

Meanwhile the Pentax K-1 body only for $1800 is out of stock now at B&H, but fear not, it is in-stock at Adorama and Focus Camera and Focus Camera via Amazon. Amazon’s own estimate is June 25.

Bolt VB-11 Bare Bulb Flash Kit with Cyclone PP-400DR Power Pack for $370

The Bolt VB-11 Bare Bulb Flash Kit with Cyclone PP-400DR Power Pack is currently on sale for $370 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo… For more action, check the Weekly B&H Photo specials

1TB WD My Passport Ultra USB 3.0 for $50 with Free Shipping [updated]

Adorama has just launched a new Flash SAle, the 1TB WD My Passport Ultra Portable Secure Hard Drive, Black, USB 3.0, model WDBGPU0010BBK-NESN, is on sale for $50 with free shipping!

UPDATE 7:33pm ET: it now gets free shipping! PLUS shipping (typically under $5 for slowest option, may vary by zipcode).

Two 16×20″ Gallery Wrapped Canvas for $38 w/free S&H {or Three for $55}

Groupon launched a new Solstice Sale good until 6/22/16 PM, and among them there is Canvas On Demand promotion that gets you:

+ ONE 16×20 inch gallery-wrapped canvas for $24 with free shipping
+ TWO 16×20 inch gallery-wrapped canvas for $38 with free shipping
+ THREE 16×20 inch gallery-wrapped canvas for $55 with free shipping
+ ONE 24×36 inch gallery-wrapped canvas for $55 with free shipping
+ ONE 5×7 inch TableTop Canvas for $5 plus $5 flat shipping

NOTE: to get the volume discount, you must select the Two or Three options. Not buy three one-unit. Annotated screenshot below:

groupon_canvas_on_demand

Even though the jump from two to three is higher than the jump from one to two, on average, the two-unit option is $19 per canvas, while the three-option is $18.33 per canvas. So if you are buying for volume, the 3-unit is the lowest per-canvas price.

Limit four sets per person plus one more as gift, the usual Groupon limit of five. Check the terms, conditions and restrictions over there if you are not familiar with these type of offers.

BL: Free Extra Day if your Rental Ends on the 4th of July

BorrowLenses.com has a new promotion. If your gear rental ends on the 4th of July, you get that particular day’s rental for FREE. There’s no coupon code needed, the system will automatically adjust it for rentals that end on the 4th of July. Here’s an annotated screenshot from their emails that explains it:

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(ENDED) Adobe Photoshop Elements & Premiere Elements 14 for $75 (Disc By Mail, not Download)

As of 6/22/16 recheck, this sale ended…

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(ENDED) Wedn Lightning Deals: NixPlay, Aukey, Tenergy, Etc

These lighting deals expired… For future ones in the future, check the Amazon Gold Box and Camera & Photo page

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(ENDED) Wedn: Vello FreeWave Aviator Wireless Flash Trigger Transceiver & Receiver Kit for $135 [C/N]

This offer ended… For more action, check the Weekly B&H Photo specials

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Cullmann CONCEPT ONE 622T Aluminum Travel Tripod with Ballhead for $80

Adorama is offering the Cullmann CONCEPT ONE 622T Aluminum Travel Tripod with Ballhead for $80 with free shipping as a while-supplies-last type of a promotion.

Imported Canon 5D Mark III Body for $1999

Some more eBay Deals action, if you are interested in imported grey-market camera gear, the new condition with 1-year seller warranty (not Canon USA) Canon 5D Mark III body only is offering for $1999 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer by eBay seller “Electronics Valley” (99.6%, ships from New Jersey).

HTC RE Camera Stick for $70 w/free S&H

More eBay Deals action, if you are interested in adding this to your PEZ dispenser collection, you can get the new condition white HTC RE Camera Stick for $70 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer from eBay seller QualityCellz (99.2%).

PS: Obligatory clarification: this is a camera stick, not a PEZ dispenser 😉