Refurbished Canon SX50 HS w/1yr warranty for $150

The refurbished Canon SX50 HS superzoom (50x) is now going for $150 with a one year warranty from the official Canon USA store. It was selling for $170 during last week’s sale… This is the current headliner of their Fixed Lens Camera sales as all three colors of the refurbished Canon S110 are out of stock… Offers end 9/7/15 or earlier if sold out…

Manfrotto Advanced Shoulder Bag VII for $20 w/free s&h

The B&H Photo Deal of the Day is the new condition Manfrotto Advanced Shoulder Bag VII offered for $20 with free shipping. Offer ends by 11:59pm ET on Saturday or earlier if sold out… For more B&H action, check their Featured Deals

Refurbished Canon SL1 w/18-55 with 1yr warranty for $350

We continue with the official Canon store refurbished sales, if you want a compact Canon DSLR at a more reasonable price, the refurbished Canon SL1 with 18-55mm is offered for $350 with a one year warranty in either the white SL1 w/18-55 kit or the black SL1 w/18-55 kit. Offer ends 9/7/15.

Optionally, you can save an additional $20 from the order total if you purchase the above (or any other refurbished Canon DSLR) together with a participating lens (55-250 II IS or 75-300 non-USM). The eligible ones mention the promotion (see annotated screenshot crop below).


Refurbished Canon EF 40mm f2.8 w/1yr warranty for $100

It’s pancake season for primes! You can haz (really, is this 2005) the refurbished Canon 40mm f2.8 STM EF pancake lens for $100 with a one year warranty at the official Canon USA store, as part of their Labor Day sales ending 9/7/15…

Refurbished Canon 55-250mm II IS w/1yr warranty for $90 [Optional: Buy Together with refurb DSLR, save extra $20]

If you are looking for a stabilized telephoto in the Canon mount in double figures, this may be indeed of interest, the refurbished Canon 55-250mm f4-5.6 II IS with a one year Canon USA warranty as part of their Labor Day sale which ends 9/715…

… but wait, there’s more! If you purchase this lens together with one of the refurbished Canon DSLRs, you can save an additional $20 on the total amount! This combined purchase $20 off discount ends 9/26/15…

Refurbished Canon 50mm f1.8 II for $80 w/1yr warranty

If you believe you can never have too many 50mm prime lenses, this beats the imported and the new condition prices too, for $80 with a one year warranty you can get the refurbished Canon 50mm f1.8 II prime lens at the Canon USA store… This is part of the Canon Labor Day sale that ends 9/7/15…

Labor Day Sale at the Canon USA store (refurbished with 1yr Canon warranty)

The Labor Day sale buzzword will fill up the whole shopping internet in the next few days, and the official Canon Outlet Store has gone all red with big sale signs. The refurbished products sold there come with a one year Canon USA warranty and pass an inspection as well.

I will go through them and post individual deals that stand out, but if you don’t want to wait for me to go through them fullback-style, you can Terrell Davis your way to the various product categories of interest right now:

+ Canon DSLRs (14 options)
+ Canon Lenses and Flashes (11 options)
+ Fixed Lens Cameras (20 options, 2 pages)
+ Printers (8 options)
+ Consumer Camcorders (7 options)
+ refurbished with 1yr Canon USA warranty
+ offers end September 7 or earlier if sold out

40% off Posters & Enlargements with coupon (Walgreens)

The Walgreens Photo website offers 40% off on Posters and Enlargements with coupon code code SAVEONPRINTS entered at checkout by the end of day on Saturday September 5 in 2015. Limit five uses per customer during this promotional period. Free store pickup. For online shipments, their standard shipping fees/options apply.

With the same expiration/terms, coupon code code GIFTTODAY30 gets you 30% off on various Photo Prints and Gifts.

Pre-order new Ricoh Theta S 360-degree camera for $350

The new Ricoh Theta S 360-degree digital camera is now available for pre-ordering for $350 at Amazon by Amazon itself (ships in 2-5 weeks (floating estimate)) and at B&H Photo (early November estimate) and Adorama.

Refurbished Nikon D3300 w/18-55 DX VR for $330 {dropped!} [with 55-200 DX VR for $400]

UPDATE (9/3/15 PM): the refurbished D3300 with 18-55 kit dropped from $350 to $330… The two lens kit remains at $400…

More eBay Deals action where BuyDig’s eBay store has two options in their manufacturer refurbished Nikon D3300 listing. The default option is the D3300 with 18-55 DX VR for $330 (was $350). But if you change the option in the pull down menu [see annotated screenshot below], you can get it as a two lens kit with the 55-200 DX VR added for $400. (the picture in the gallery shows this as the 55-200 DX VR lens).


Pre-order new Tamron 35mm and 45mm f1.8 Di USD VC primes for $600 each (C/N/A)

It’s IFA time in Berlin [see Trade Show Calendar] which means new hardware and such. Coincidence or not, Tamron has revealed two new Prime lenses for the Canon, Nikon and Sony-Alpha-Dyxum-Maxxum SLR mounts. The Canon and Nikon are stabilized (VC) but not the Sony. It is the 35mm f1.8 Di USD (VC) for $600, and the 45mm f1.8 Di USD (VC) for $600 as well. Pre-orders are accepted at B&H Photo and Adorama

You can find these added to the New Lenses of 2015 tracking page.

Fujifilm Instax 8 Color Instax Mini 8 Instant Camera for $59 w/free s&h

Being creative (in the eyes of the unwashed masses) is sometimes all about image (of course it shouldn’t be, but that’s how the world works). So if you are lactose intolerant and can’t have that upside down extra foam half-calf unsweetened almond milk with dry soy foam latte (a drink only a true creative would get), the next best choice is to go hipster. Which brings us to…

… to the eBay Deals party we return where we find Buydig’s eBay store offering the new condition Fujifilm Instax 8 Color Instax Mini 8 Instant Camera for $59 with free shipping, with a limit of five per customer, with five different color choices available.

Note: this is an instant film camera!

Sony PMW-F3L Super 35mm for $4000 (new) or $3000 (used)

Video killed the video star! That’s the new version of the song. Regardless, B&H Photo is offering the Sony PMW-F3L Super 35mm XDCAM EX Full-HD Compact Camcorder with S-Log Gamma for $4000 in new condition or $3000 in used condition.

Panasonic GF7 w/12-32 & 35-100 for $500 or $525

Costco time! 100 pairs of socks? Check! 200 rolls of toilet paper? Check! 420 chocolate brownies? Check! How about the Panasonic GF7 two lens kit (12-32, 35-100, 32GB SD, case) for $500 with free shipping for Costco members or $525 for non-members (non-members can shop there but pay a 5% surcharge). Membership is $55/year, so it’s a trade-off to consider considering.

PS: as of the time of writing, their website has 25 digital cameras. Note that the Sony cameras are marked as “MEMBERS ONLY”, so only members can purchase those.

FLIR ONE Thermal Imaging (Android) for $212

The FLIR ONE Thermal Imaging Equipment for Android (not the iOS) is currently discounted to around $212 from its usual price of $250 at Amazon itself. You can order it now if you want to lock the price, but do note that currently the shipping estimate is a nebulous “Usually ships within 1 to 2 months”…

PS: Flir One, Dxo One, One Plus One, HTC One, have we run out of names and numbers? :)

Pre-order DxO ONE, Get 1yr Unlimited Cloud after it ships

The DxO One camera is estimated to begin shipping on October 1st in 2015. Under the Special Offers section of its product page at Amazon it says that it is eligible for one year of free Unlimited Cloud storage. Per the terms of the offer, the one year cloud storage will become available to you 48 hours after the camera ships (not 48 hours after an order is placed).

Refurbished Nikon A for $300 (Big Sensor Prime)

If you are looking for the good old Nikon Coolpix A big-sensor-prime, you can get it for $300 with free shipping in manufacturer refurbished condition with a 90 day Nikon USA warranty by Adorama on eBay and Adorama directly.

Rakuten: 7% Rewards for Tech purchases with coupon

Rakuten (ne’e has another rewards promotion. Use coupon code REWARDME to earn 7% back in Rakuten Rewards on technology purchases, and 10% back on non-tech purchases at the Rakuten website. Promotion ends at the end of day on 9/7/2015. This is not a discount on the purchase price, but rewards to be used in future purchases. The earned rewards are of a promotional nature, you have to use them within a specific time period, which makes them better suited for regular Rakuten shoppers (or very organized shoppers who can plan and organize purchases ahead of time in a Spock-like fashion).

Sony Lens Instant Savings (E-mount, A-mount)

Sony launched another instant savings promotion for some of their E-mount (mirrornyets) and some of their A-mount (mirrorSi) Lenses. You can find the eligible lenses broken down by mount (below the four featured lenses) at B&H Photo. Press the orange “Load More” button to see more, rinse and repeat for even more…

Canon DSLR and Lenses Instant Savings

Canon has another iteration of their instant savings promotions (straight up purchase, no rebates, no coupons, no combined purchases) featuring various DSLRs and Lenses. You can find them nicely visually organized with big pictures at Adorama, for both the DSLR specials and also the SLR Lens specials. For example:

+ EF 100mm f2.8 USM Macro for $550
+ EF 24-70mm f2.8L II USM for $1800
+ EF 70-200mm f2.8L USM for $1250
+ Canon T5i w/18-55 Video Creator kit for $700
+ Canon 5D Mark III body for $2500
+ each item has its own free promotions as well (rewards or free accessories or New Leaf warranty or Creative Cloud training or any combination)

2TB WD My Passport Ultra USB 3.0 Hard Drive for $68 after $20 MIR

If you are not afraid of mail-in rebates, Adorama is offering the 2TB WD My Passport Ultra USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive, model WDBMWV0020BBK-NESN, for $68 after a $20 mail-in rebate (rebate PDF), with free expedited shipping. Limit one per. Offer ends by 9/4/15.

UPDATE: speaking of WD storage, Adorama’s eBay store is offering the new condition 2TB WD Elements Portable External USB 3.0 hard drive for $70 with free shipping, with a limit of five per customer. Over 900 units sold so far from this eBay listing per the statistics over there. This is part of the Elements line, while the one mentioned in the first paragraph is part of the Passport line.

Wedn Fry Promo codes: 16GB Toshi SD for $5, Vivitar Action Cam for $30

The Fry’s promo codes for Wednesday 9/2/15 include:

+ 16GB Toshiba Class 10 SDHC (up to 40MB/sec) for $5 (limit 2)
+ Vivitar Action Cam DVR781HD-SIL for $30 (limit 1; in-store only)

(ENDED) Thursday: Samsung NX30 w/18-55 OIS for $480

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(ENDED) Thursday: Duracell battery sale returns (includes one rechargeable bundle)

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(ENDED) Wedn: Sony H300 compact-zoom with $20 GC for $170

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