Archives for December 1, 2017

Refurbished Nikon D3400 w/18-55 & 70-300 & $20 eBay Gift Card & 90-day Warranty for $400

Since we mentioned it last week, this offer added a $20 eBay Gift Card to the mix, while keeping the same price…

To the eBAY Deals we go, where the BuyDIG eBAY store is offering it in manufacturer refurbished condition for $400 with free shipping, a $20 eBay Gift Card, and a 90-day Nikon USA warranty. You can buy up to five kits per customer. The red color scheme is sold out, but the standard black color scheme is still available. Over 1500 units have been sold from this listing so far.

The new condition Nikon D3400 two-lens kit with the 18-55 DX VR and 70-300 DX non-VR goes for $500 at authorized dealers with a variety of different freebies offered at each retailer, such as Amazon by Amazon itself (with extras including a 60 inch AB tripod) and Adorama (with extras) and B&H Photo (with extras) and BuyDIG (with extras).

GoPro HERO5 Session Holiday Bundle for $249

Some of the GoPRO Black Friday offers have ended but continuing is the GoPro HERO5 Session Holiday Bundle for $249. This includes the GoPro Head Strap + QuickClip and a 16GB Sandisk Extreme microSD, offered at this price at Amazon by Amazon itself (limit two) and also at B&H Photo and Adorama.

16pk AmazonBasics 100W-Equivalent LED A21 Light Bulbs for $46 (Soft White) or $47 (Daylight)

AmazonBasics previously had 6-packs of their 100W-equivalent LED A21 light bulbs that went for as low as $20 per 6-pack ($3.33 per bulb) in Soft White or Daylight. Now Amazon has created 16-packs of the same light bulbs, with even lower prices per bulb:

+ Soft White (2700 Kelvin) for $46
+ $2.88 per bulb

+ Daylight (5000 Kelvin) for $47
+ $2.94 per bulb

Note that all kinds of options are available on the same listing, so if you are checking them out, make sure you are still looking at the intended option.

PSA: 6 Months of Netflix, $20 Google Play Gift Credit with Samsung Chromebook Plus or PRO purchased between 2/12 and 12/31 in 2017

UPDATE: Google added another freebie to their Chromebook Offers page, you also get six months of Netflix for FREE. This is the $11/month plan. You can alternately apply the value of this towards other Netflix plans. This offer is available for Pixelbooks, and Samsung Chromebook Plus and PRO. You must redeem by 12/31/17 and redeem it from the eligible Chromebook and Pixelbook. This is pretty good!

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Canon G9 X II with Pixma PRO 100 Printer and Paper for $329 after $350 MIR (prepaid AMEX GC)

The manufacturer refurbished first generation Canon G9 X went and continues to go for $250 at the Canon USA Outlet but as of the time of writing, both color schemes are out of stock and cannot be ordered.

In new condition, the Canon G9X goes for $400, while the second generation Canon G9X II goes for $430. But if you are not a afraid of mail-in rebates…

… Adorama has the Canon G9X II bundled with the Pixma PRO 100 printer and 50pk SG-201 photo paper for $329 after a $350 mail-in rebate (prepaid AMEX gift card) in the black G9X II color scheme or the the silver G9X II color scheme. Both are in-stock as of the time of writing.

If you are interested in both MIRs and Canon DSLRs, check our previous mail-in rebates posts for details.

Refurbished Canon D-Rebel T6S with 18-135mm for $549

Some people recommend getting the 18-135mm Canon lens instead of the 18-55 lens, but the price between the two parallel kits can be cost prohibitive for some. However, a compromise is here, the official Canon USA Outlet store is offering the manufacturer refurbished Canon D-Rebel T6S with f3.5-5.6 IS STM for $549~ with free shipping and a 1-year Canon USA warranty and a free Magnifier MG-Ef. It is in-stock as of the time of writing.

In new condition, this kit goes for $1000, such as Adorama and Amazon itself.

The D-Rebel T6S is on its way out. In price comparison, the T6S body only went for $700 in new condition at authorized dealers in early November when we posted the APS-C dSLR Price Charts.

Tamron 28-75mm f2.8 XR Di LD w/$16 Rewards for $399 [C/N/A]

It’s Tamron time! The new condition Tamron SP 28-75mm f/2.8 XR Di LD-IF is on sale for $399 with free shipping and 4% promotional rewards ($16~ to be used in future purchases) at Adorama and also at B&H Photo in the Canon and Nikon at both places. The Pentax K version is not only, while the Sony Alpha is on sale but only at B&H Photo.

Get $100 off towards Ricoh Theta V with Used Trade-In

If you are interested in getting the Ricoh Theta V 360 degree camera, good news, Adorama has a trade-in promotion for the Ricoh Theta V. The steps are simple:

  1. you fill-in the information at the trade-in page
  2. you will immediately receive a $100 off coupon that can be used towards the purchase of the Ricoh Theta V at Adorama
  3. later on, you will be contacted by the Adorama Used Department to trade-in your used camera

The Ricoh Theta V currently goes for $430 with a $50 Adorama gift certificate and a Ricoh selfie stick. The trade-in coupon drops the price you pay from $430 to $330.

The $100 off coupon is in addition to the value you will receive for your used camera. Eligible models for the trade-in:

2-Day Monoprice coupon: 20% off orders of $150+

Monoprice is back with another weekend coupon, use coupon code 20BURR to get 20% off orders of $150+ on almost everything at the Monoprice website. The usual exclusions apply. You can test the coupon and get a S&H estimate in the shopping cart (no such as thing as Prime or Free Super Saver shipping at Monoprice) without logging on or creating an account. Simply add items of interest to cart, enter coupon, and enter zipcode to get price and S&H estimates. The coupon expires Saturday night.

UPDATE: not eligible for the coupon, but it is part of the weekend sales, the 27″ Monoprice 2560×1440 AHVA WQHD w/ Pixel Perfect Display Guarantee Only is on sale for $250 with free shipping.

Still Good: Buy select Manfrotto Bags, Get FREE Monopod or GorillaPod or Pixi Tripod

This offer continues! Adorama is running a nice Manfrotto promotion that gets you a FREE item depending on which Manfrotto products you buy! All the offers are nicely organized at the aforelinked page. Here’s a summary:

+ FREE Manfrotto MM290C4US 290 Carbon Fiber Monopod when you buy one of 11 eligible Manfrotto bags

+ FREE Joby GorillaPod SLR-Zoom Mini Tabletop Tripod + Ballhead when you buy one of a dozen eligible Manfrotto bags

+ FREE Manfrotto Pixi 5.3″ Mini Tripod when you buy one of 20+ eligible Manfrotto bags

+ the freebie is determined by which product you buy as seen on the promotional page. You don’t have a choice from the freebies.


You don’t have to do anything to get the freebie (other than buy the qualifying product). No coupon, no rebate, no shopping cart gymnastics. Eligible items mention this promotion on their product page. For example, here’s the product page for the Manfrotto Pro Light 3N1-36 Backpack with 3-Way Wear. You see the offer mentioned (screenshot below). Just add the bag to the shopping cart and the free item will be included automatically while this promotion is running. If you don’t see it, it means the promotion expired or there’s something wrong.

Dell Refurbished Coupons: $500 off $1000+ or $350/$700+ or $200/$400+ or $125/$299+

Our earlier Dell post today was the December 2017 coupons at Dell Refurbished. This post is the weekend 4-day coupons, this batch running until Monday 12/4/17 at 11:59pm central time. Free shipping, coupons cannot be used on clearance items or combined with other offers as usual. The coupons are:

+ $500 off any item priced $1,000 & up using Coupon code: HOLIDAY$500DEAL

+ $350 off any item priced $700 – $999 using Coupon code: HOLIDAY$350DEAL

+ $200 off any item priced $400 – $699 using Coupon code: HOLIDAY$200DEAL

+ $125 off any item priced $299 – $399 using Coupon code: HOLIDAY$125DEAL

Friday coupon: $10 off $40+ orders at Rakuten

Rakuten is back with another coupon. For Friday 12/1/17 (Happy December!) coupon code GIFT10 gets you $10 off a purchase of $40+ at the Rakuten website. The usual coupon exclusions apply. More details at their website.

Starts 12pm ET (Free to Watch): Intro to B&W Film Photography

If you want to learn about black and white film photography or want to rekindle the flame, one of the Friday FREE to Watch video-streaming classes at CreativeLIVE On-Air is “Introduction to Black and White Film Photography” by Daniel Gregory. All the classes on that page are free to watch during their scheduled “On-Air” dates. Of potential interest:

+ December 2: “High Speed Photography: Capturing Motion”
+ December 3: “Lightweight Location Lighting”
+ December 4: “Portrait Photography Fundamentals” (World Premiere!)
+ December 6: “Nikon D850 Fast Start” (World Premiere!)

Dell Refurbished December 2017 Coupons: Precision, Etc

This is the December 2017 set of Dell Refurbished coupons, they are good until December 31st in 2017. As usual, free ground shipping, coupons cannot be used on clearance items or combined with other offers, and so forth….

+ $300 off any Dell Precision T3600 or T3610 Desktop using Coupon code: DECDEAL1

+ $150 off any Dell OptiPlex 7020 Desktop using Coupon code: DECDEAL2

+ $175 off Dell Latitude E5450 Laptop using Coupon code: DECDEAL3

+ 30% off any Dell Server using Coupon code: DECDEAL4

(ENDED) Sunday: Tiffen 37mm 0.65x Wide-Angle Conversion Lens for $5 w/FS, Etc

These daily deals expired but for more action, check the B&H Featured Sales

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(ENDED) Saturday Daily Deals Round-up: Fire TV 4K, MacBooks, Etc

These daily deals expired…

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(ENDED) B&H 2-Day Dailies: Bytech USB-C Power Bank, Snypex, Esfera

These offers expired, but for more action, check the B&H Featured Sales

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(ENDED) Sunday AM Gold Box: Feiyu, Usual C&P LD Suspects

These ended BUT for all the Gold Box posts here, follow the Yellow Brick Road of Gold-Box tagged posts

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(ENDED) Current Gold Box: Usual C&P LD Suspects

These offers ended but for all the Gold Box posts here, follow the Yellow Brick Road of Gold-Box tagged posts

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(ENDED) Planet Earth II 4K UltraHD BluRay for $28 w/FS

This sale is over…

For fans of nature photography and videography, or a great gift for anyone and everyone with a 4K TV, Amazon is offering the new condition Planet Earth II 4K UltraHD BluRay set for $28 with free shipping. Limit up to two sets per customer at the sale price. This is not a lightning deal.

(ENDED) 10% off Lenses at KEH with coupon (1500+ options)

This 24-hour coupon expired… If you missed it, fear not, KEH has coupons on a regular basis…

Lensaholics of the world unite and take over! Good until Friday 11:59pm ET today, coupon code LENS12A gets you 10% off Lenses at KEH Camera. And any used purchases you make until 12/31/17 in condition “BGN” (Bargain) or better get you a 365-day warranty instead of the usual 180-day warranty. Over 1500 options are available as of the time of writing.

PS: items in worse than “BGN” condition (eg, AS IS or Ugly) are not eligible.

(ENDED) $4.15 per magazine per year: Outdoor Photographer or Digital Photo

These weekend deals expired…

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