Archives for November 2018

Ends Wedn 8pm ET: 15% off eBay App shopping cart w/coupon

Good until Wednesday at 11pm eastern, coupon code PICKFAST is a 15% off discount when you use the official eBay iOS or Android mobile apps. The maximum discount with this coupon is $100. Details, terms and conditions can be found at the promotional page

For ideas on what to buy, check the latest eBay Deals and the latest Trending Deals

Speaking of eBay, if you are looking for a budget Chromebook, the manufacturer refurbished “Class C” 11.6″ Acer C720 Chromebook is offered for $80 with free shipping by eBay seller AltaTac. This has 4GB RAM and 16GB on-board storage and Celeron powered. Check the listing for a description of what a “Grade C” is…

Monoprice early BF sale plus two-step $25 off $50+ coupon

Not to be left behind by the ever-earlier Black Friday launches, the Monoprice website too launched their own Black Friday sale with 270+ products featured in said sale.

But wait, there’s more, they also have a two-parter coupon promotion:

+ between 11/21 and 12/2 purchase $100+ in qualifying/eligible products
+ if YES, then you will receive a coupon for $25 off purchases of $50+ in qualifying/eligible products to be used between 12/5 and 12/31 in 2018
+ exclusions are listed individually and explained at the aforelinked page

Speaking of Monoprice, their brand new line of AtlasFLEX charging cables (USB-C, microUSB, Lightning) are now shipping and they have free US shipping for a limited time. They range from $4 to $8.

In parallel, Monoprice is running a Clearance + Overstock sale with nearly 500 products featured over there…

B&H Photo Black Friday Head Start sale

If you prefer to get your shopping early and be done before Thanksgiving, so you can have an old fashioned relaxing four day weekend, B&H Photo is running a Black Friday Holiday Head Start sale where you may find what you need and then tune out all this Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Fat chance of that happening, but there is a growing trend these days of people trying to tune out the noise piecemeal and carve out “quiet” periods whenever possible…

Wednesday: select Canon 5D IV or 6D II DSLRs + Pixma PRO 100 + Extras Bundles

Good until Wednesday at 11:59pm eastern tonight, B&H Photo is having some special offers on select Canon full frame DSLRs with Pixma PRO 100 printer bundles as follows:

+ Canon 5D Mark IV body only with Pixma PRO 100 printer with Canon BG-E20 Battery Grip with 64GB Sandisk Extreme SDXC with extra Battery with 50pk photo paper for $2449 after $350 mail-in rebate (prepaid AMEX gift card)
++ on the same listing you can find this offer running with the “with 24-70mm” lens for $3199 after the MIR, or “with 24-105” lens for $3349 after the MIR

+ Canon 6D Mark II body only for $949 after the $350 MIR (prepaid AMEX gift card)
+ same bundle as above but obviously with the BG-E21 Battery Grip; with Pixma PRO 100 printer, 50pk photo paper, 64GB Extreme SDXC, and extra battery

++ 6D II with 24-105mm f3.5-5.6 bundle for $1349 after the $350 MIR
++ same freebies as above

++ 6D II with 24-105mm f4L II for $1849 after $350 MIR

Optionally, you get a 13-month Canon CarePak coverage by following the instructions in the PDF file at B&H

Stacksocial Black Friday: 75% off Course Bundles, 40% off Digital; eg Windscribe PRO VPN Lifetime for $35 after coupon

I split the previous Stacksocial post because I got coupon-confused ๐Ÿ™‚

Point #1: you need to login in order to test the coupons. You test the coupons by clicking on the tiny blue “Promo Code” on the right side of the shopping cart. You may have to squint to see it. Then enter the coupon codes and see what happens. Their shopping cart is the ultimate decider on what happens…

Stacksocial has gone into Black Friday mode with a trio of limited time coupons!

+ coupon BFSAVE75 is 75% off online course bundles

+ for apps and digital goods, coupon code BFSAVE40 gets you 40% off meaning for just $35~ you can get Windscribe PRO VPN lifetime subscription (which is $59 before coupon). Windscribe PRO supports unlimited devices…

+ for physical goods, coupon code BFSAVE20 gets you 20% off, eg some of the various featured items

+ NOTE: I can’t test every product and coupon combination, so that’s DIY for any items you are interested in

Groupon Pre Black Friday sale under way

The Black Friday madness is spreading across the internet stores with the Groupon Black Friday Preview sale currently in progress. You can browse through, or use their left hand side to filter by categories of interest…

Ivacy VPN and Firewall with lifetime subscriptions for $24 after coupon

UPDATE: coupon BFSAVE40 (40% off) works on apps and that includes VPNs!

Stacksocial too is joining in the early Black Friday festivities by offering the Ivacy VPN: Lifetime Subscription + NAT Firewall for $24 after coupon code BFSAVE40. Both the VPN and the Firewall come with a lifetime subscription. The VPN allows login to the service of up to five devices simultaneously and promises no-logging. IT supports not just Windows, Linux, MacOS, Android and iOS, but also Roku, Kodi, Kindle, gaming boxes, etc. It has serves all around the world and it is based in Singapore. The free included Ivancy firewall is an add-on to the Ivancy VPN.

PS: speaking of security matters, there is a widespread recall of Romaine Lettuce. Which verifies my risk assessment of this green water: the risks of eating it are higher than its nutritional value ๐Ÿ˜‰

Wedn (B&H): iKan, ONA, Pixma, Sony, Corel Painter, Etc

Six deals and a flash offer are what’s in store for the Wednesday B&H Photo daily deals. Of camera and photo interest:

+ ends 11am ET: Canon Pixma TS9120 AiO inkjet printer for $60

+ ONA Palma Satchel camera bag for $100

+ iKan Mylo Xyloto [okay, it’s not that, sorry for triggering you Coldplay fans], Mylo MB4-TK Bi-Color portable field LED light travel [that’s the product name] for $160

+ Corel Painter 2019 retail edition for $199

+ Sony HDR-CX240 full HD camcorder for $100 (old school style)
+ Sony SRS-X11 ultra-portable bluetooth speaker (rubic’s cube type thing) for $29

Best Buy Early Access sale in progress

All apologies but I don’t have my Best Buy account on this laptop, and I cannot remember my password, so I can’t see what’s on sale. But if you are a member of the Best Buy Rewards programs [free to join], and you are logged on to your BB rewards account, they are currently running an Early Access sale. After that, the sale [or whatever is left] will open up to everybody else. Best Buy has been using this online strategy lately.

The more you spend in a year, the higher the reward level you reach, and the earlier you see the offers. If you are a pleb like me, you are at the entry-level reward level so you are the last to see the offers before the general population does.

Wedn (EU): Storage sale (Seagate, Crucial, Transcend), Etc

There is a new round of deals for Wednesday at the Amazon Germany Gold Box and this includes:

+ Storage Sale featuring Seagate hard drives, Crucial memory, Transcend memory cards and flash drives

+ monitors and TVs, Philips Hue starter kit, coffee related, Blackberry Key 2, powerbanks, etc

+ gaming laptops including MSI, Acer Nitro, Lenovo Legion and Razer Blade Stealth

+ new waterproof Kindle Paperwhite for 77 euro

+ 30% off exclusive products

REI Outlet sale until 11/22/18

Especially if you are of outdoor photography interest, there is a limited time sale of handpicked products running until 11/22/18 at the online REI Outlet store. The sale is online only, not at their B&M stores…

10% Bonus GC with select Adorama Gift Cards

Good until 11/22/18 at 11:59pm ET, Adorama is running a limited time gift card promotion: buy one of the featured gift cards (price options range from $100 to $1000) and get a separate gift card by email that is worth 10% of the value of the gift card you purchased. So if you buy the $1000 gift card, you will receive a $100 bonus gift card via email… Check the aforelinked pages with the details, terms, conditions and restrictions…

Lowepro Fastpack BP 250 AW II for $53

It looks like a good old fashioned price-match has brought down the price of the new condition Lowepro Fastpack BP 250 AW II to $53 with free shipping at Adorama and B&H Photo and Amazon itself

Panasonic GX85 with 12-32 and 45-150 and Extras for $498

UPDATE: this is no longer available for $450… without any extra freebies, marketplace seller Camera Mall fulfilled by Amazon is offering this for $448 for a limited time…

If you are looking for a “take pictures with” kit to get a foothold into the M43rds system or if you simply need another camera and a couple of lenses, the Panasonic GX85 two lens kit with the 12-32mm f3.5-5.6 and 45-150mm f4-5.6 lenses is on sale for $498 with free shipping. But that’s not at all. For the same price, at Adorama you also get the Corel software, a 32GB Sandisk Ultra SD, a ProOptic and Vivitar filters, a Lowepro bag and other freebies…

Other sets of freebies for $498 are offered by 3rd-party sellers at Amazon and B&H Photo (two choices of freebie bundles)….

PS: for more Panasonic action, check their latest instant savings promotions at Adorama and also at B&H Photo

In-Stock Alert: LowelTotaLED Daylight LED Floodlight w/FREE Battery Kit

B&H Photo scored an exclusive with this particular product and as of the time of writing, it is now in-stock and ready to ship.. “This” being the new condition Lowel TotaLED Daylight LED Floodlight for $449 with free shipping. And for a limited time, B&H is also including for FREE the Watson Pro 14.8V 97Wh Battery with LEDs & Single Position Charger Intro Kit (V-Mount). The free item is included automatically while this promotion is running, there’s no coupon code and nothing else to add to the shopping cart…

Dell Early Access Black Friday Deals (MPP)

If you are signed up, or if you do not object to signing up for the Dell Rewards program, which is known as the MPP aka Member Purchase Program, they have launched their Early Black Friday Deals with daily doorbusters going live at 11am Dell/Central time… Over 140 offers are available under this promotion…

GoPRO HERO 7 BLACK with $60 gift card for $399

The GoPRO HERO 7 bundle party of this holiday season is heating up! As of the time of writing, Adorama is offering a $60 Adorama gift certificate with the purchase of the GoPRO HERO7 BLACK for $399 with free shipping, the same price as other retailers that don’t include a $60 “house” gift card…

Pre-order new Leica D-Lux 7 for $1199

A new LeicaSonic camera is born! The brand new Leica D-Lux 7 RAWsumer is now available for pre-ordering for $1199 with free shipping at B&H Photo and Adorama

New AdoramaPIX offers up to 60% off

For a limited time only, coupon code BFPRNT19 gets you 19 cent 4×6-inch luster or glossy photo prints at the AdoramaPIX website. Other coupons in progress:

+ coupon EMBOOK50 is 50% off 10×10-inch 10-page photo books

+ coupon EMSCB60 or BFSFT60 is 60% off 20-page soft cover books

+ coupon EMMTL40 is 40% off 16×20″ metal prints
+ coupon BFMTL50 is 50% off 20×30″ metal prints

+ coupon EMCNVS40 is 40% off 16×20″ canvas prints

+ coupon code 20SW80BF is 20% off orders of $80+ site-wide

+ coupon SHIP49 is free shipping on orders of $49+

PSA: don’t forget our RSS feed!

As we get closer to the madness, don’t forget to keep this website’s RSS feed handy. The RSS feed is hosted by Feedburner, so even if the website goes down, the RSS feed will continue. And you can read it with a web browser [as a website backup], you don’t need to use an RSS reader service or app ~ for casual/temporary reading…

Corel Black Friday software offers

Adobe is not the only one making imaging software! Many others continue, surprising, I know ๐Ÿ™‚ If you are a fan of Corel, they have launched their Black Friday promotions already featuring their usual assortment of photo and video and arts-n-crafts software packages and bundles…

Lighting Sale (video priority) with promo codes

B&H Photo is running a Lighting sale of the video-priority kind [by that I mean lighting for video capture] with some of the offers require promo code VIDLIGHT to get the best price. Promotions expire 11/26/18 or earlier if sold out… Brands participating include Litepanels, Genaray, Dracast and Impact…

Round-up of various Manufacturer Instant Savings promotions (C/N/F/P/S/Si/Z/etc)

Sundays are usually [other things equal] the days when new manufacturer-initiated instant-savings promotions are rolling out. In this post, I’m rounding up the latest iteration of these sales using the nicely organized pages at Adorama:

+ Nikon Instant Savings featuring APS-C and full frame DSLRs, Lenses, bundles, and such

+ Sony Instant Savings including a free Joby Gorilla with select Alpha cameras, along with various full frame and APS-C Alpha mirrorless bundles, lens bundles, a handful of Cybershot bundles, two Sony digital paper systems, and assorted photo accessories (flashes, grips, etc)

+ Fuji Instant Savings starting with a couple of GFX (medium format) bundles and then followed by a variety of X-system APS-C camera bundles, lots of XF lenses, and the X100F selling for $1199 instead of its starting price of $1299

+ Panasonic Instant Savings featuring various M43rds mirrorless cameras and lenses, along with a few of their numerous superzoom options

+ Sigma Instant Savings: lots of lenses, a number of which are of the newer ART kind. Shiguma as the good old computer translations like to say ๐Ÿ™‚

+ Zeiss Lens Instant Savings with a mix of mirrorless and DSLR lenses

+ GoPRO HERO 7 bundles featuring the Black and Silver models; remember, with GoPRO a different color is a different model; not just a different color!

+ Lexar Instant Savings featuring the various iterations of SD along with some Compactflash and some CFast

+ MSI Gaming Laptops ranging from $999 to $1699

+ LG Instant Savings featuring various computer monitors and one of their Gram lightweight laptops [
+ PS: they weigh more than one gram ๐Ÿ™‚

+ Canon Instant Savings featuring a large variety of Full Frame and APS-C DSLRs and mirrorless cameras, assorted lenses of said systems, Powershots (G-series, superzooms, Ixus/Elves), a couple of printers and such…

Adorama Black Friday Preview Sale (2800+ items)

Adorama is currently running their Black Friday Preview sale featuring over 2800 products which you can filter further down using the left hand side of their website (eg by brand or product type or price-range and so on).

A new feature for the 2018 BF/CM season, Adorama has a Same Price Guarantee sale through Cyber Monday. For products featured on this sale, with the red “Same Price Guarantee” appearing in their individual pages or the search results, you’ll pay the same price whether you buy now or on BF/CM. Annotated screenshot below:

20 Classes for $20 each at CreativeLIVE

A new promotion is up and running at Creative LIVE. For a limited time, 20 classes are available for $20 each. Topics include lens guides for the Canon and Nikon dSLR systems (separate classes of course), long exposure photography, color, craft photography, pregnancy, wedding, retouching, home studios and more…

Tue: Bushnell, Neewer, Dropbox, Thule, Etc

For Tuesday 11/20/18, at the Amazon USA Gold Box, they have a few related products as “deals of the day” as follows:

+ Thule Crossover 32L Backpack for $70

+ 1-Year of Dropbox PLUS with $50 Amazon plastic gift card for $100 total; assuming you have no problem spending or gifting the gift card in lieu of cash, it’s like paying $50 for the 1-year Dropbox PLUS subscription

+ Neewer 18″ Ring Light kit for $70

+ Bushnell sale featuring:
++ Trophy Cam HD Essential E2 for $55~
++ Binoculars $35~ to $106~ [three options]

+ also refurbished Callaway Golf Clubs

YMMV: 10% eBay Bonus Bucks on $50+

If you are participating in the eBay Bucks [reward program], check your emails or eBay Messages. You may have been invited for a new bonus bucks promotion that gets you 10% back in eBay Bucks with a $50+ minimum purchase amount required… Terms and conditions and exclusions apply as usual…

You must first activate the offer using the links in the eBay email/message before you can earn the bonus. Promotion ends 11/20/18 at 11:59pm pacific time…

For ideas on what to buy, check the latest eBay Deals and the latest Trending Deals

NewEgg launches “Black Friday Starts Now” sale

NewEgg has launched their Black Friday Starts NOW sale, featuring their usual assortment of technology, computers, accessories and the like…

Tue (B&H): Sekonic, SmallHD, Vanguard, G-Tech, Etc

Tuesday is here, as it is often the case after Monday, and with it we have a new round of B&H daily deals as follows:

+ ends 10am ET as flash deal: Sekonic LiteMaster Pro L-478DR-U-EL Series Light Meter for Elinchrom EL Skyport System for $269

+ Vanguard 10×42 Endeavor ED bino for $150

+ 4TB G-TECH G-DRIVE microUSB 3.0 for $85

+ SmallHD 702 OLED 7″ on-camera monitor kit for $900

+ Zoom H1n handy digital camcorder for $80

+ DELL 15.6″ Alienware 15 R4 Notebook for $1200
+ 2.2 GHz i7-8750H Six-Core, 8GB DDR4 RAM, 256 GB PCIe M.2 SSD, 15.6″ 1920 x 1080 IPS (60 Hz), NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (6GB GDDR5), W10 Home, etc

Tue (EU): Sony a7 II, a6500, 24-240; Canon 10-18, Ixus 185; Fuji Square; Nikon D5300, A900, W300; Panasonic FZ82, G70, GX80

More action at Amazon Germany for Tuesday Nov-20-2018 which includes a Camera and Photo sale including:

+ Canon EF-S 10-18/4.5-5.6 IS STM for 199 euro
+ Canon Ixus 185 for 70 to 74 depending on color

+ Sony a7 II with 28-70 for 1205
+ Sony a6500 body only for 1069
+ Sony 24-240/3.5-6.3 OSS for 759
+ Sony FDR-AX100 4K UltraHD camcorder for 955
+ PS: separately, Amazon-Sony are running a Big Cashback Promotion of the full frame kind

+ Fuji Instax Share Gold for 97
+ Fuji Instax Square SQ 10 hybrid instant camera for 139

+ Kodak Mini Mobile printer for 75

+ Nikon D5300 with 18-55 for 595
+ Nikon Coolpix A900 for 297
+ Nikon Coolpix W300 element-proof camera for 340

+ Panasonic GX80 with 12-32 and Rollei City tripod for 600
+ Panasonic G70 with 14-42 and Rollei C5i tripod for 567
+ Panasonic FZ82 superzoom with Rollei tripod for 310

+ 1 Year of Dropbox PLUS for 59 euro

+ see them all at the Camera and Photo sale

Monday (EU): Sandisk Storage sale, Nokia, 50+ Photo Accessories, Canon 430EX III-RT and 2x II Extender, Manfrotto, Sirui, Lowepro, Etc

The Amazon Germany Gold Box is loaded for Monday with lots and lots of offerings including:

+ Sandisk storage sale including the 128GB Extreme PRO SDXC for 38 euro, 128GB Ultra microSDXC for 18.50 euro, 200GB microSDXC for 31, various USB flash drives, external hard drives from WD, Sandisk SSDs, and more; a total of 19 options

+ over 50 Camera and Photo Accessories including many Manfrotto tripods and monopods, Joby, Sirui, Lowepro backpacks, and for good measure, they throw in the Canon Extender 2x II for 373 and the Canon 430EX III-RT Speedlight for 225 euro, and a few binoculars

+ brand new waterproof Kindle Paperwhite for 80 euro

+ smartphones from NOKIA (129 to 269 euro) and HUawei, Samsung Galaxy tablets, Lenovo convertible laptops, gaming keyboards/mice/etc

+ LG TVs and Acer computor monitors ranging from 88 to 599 euro with screen sizes ranging from 24 to 48 inches

+ music including the Beatles Remastered Stereo Boxed Set (16 CD and DVD) for 106 euro

+ APEman action cams from 28 to 64 euro

+ powerbanks, bags and other tech accessories, small budget drones

+ lots of tech and general purpose and entertainment sales, over 90 (!!!) different sales; see them all at the Amazon Germany Gold Box

Mon (B&H): DJI Mavic PRO for $699, Etc

Monday is upon us as the countdown to Black Friday gets real. This year, after all, we have the 2nd earliest possible Black Friday (the 22nd is the earliest possible). This is the Monday round of B&H Photo daily deals running until Monday at 11:59pm ET:

+ DJI MAVIC PRO Standard bundle for $699

+ various Vello Freewave Plus wireless shutter releases (five options) for $30 each

+ Samson podcasting kit for $40; the time is right to start that camera/photography podcast you’ve always wanted to!

+ also Infocus projector for $429, Teradek Cube Encoder for $1990, Beats for $45

Panasonic GH5 Body with Extras for $1500

The Panasonic GH5 body only is bundled with various freebies for $1500 at select Panasonic USA dealers. At B&H Photo there are two options with freebies, one of which includes the V-Log activation code… At Adorama there are multiple options with freebies… At Amazon only 3rd-party sellers are bundling freebies for the same price of $1500…

For more action, check our previously mentioned Panasonic instant savings promotion, nicely organized at B&H Photo

DJI Store’s BF specials included limited time coupons

The official DJI store has launched its own Black Friday sale and among things, between November 18-22, they will have daily limited time coupons. Page further down on their page over there for more details on the coupon promotions and their various sales…

NewEGG pre-Black-Friday sales

If you are a fan of the way of the NewEgg, they are currently running another limited time Pre-Black-Friday sale on their website featuring their usual assortment of computer-y and tech-y products…

But that’s not all, they are also running a couple of email e-newsletter promo code style promotions:

+ the Weekend Special, and

+ another pre-Black-Friday sale with a ticking clock on the page even

Oben Hybrid Monopod for $70, Ruggard Backpack for $100

Among their various Holiday Head Start sales B&H Photo is also offering a couple of house brand products on sale as follows:

+ Oben ACM-2400L 4-Section Aluminum Self-Standing Monopod with Mini-Legs for $70

+ Ruggard Alpine 600 Lens Backpack for DSLR and 600/800mm Lens (Black) for $100

Black Friday refurbished and preview at Canon USA

The official Canon USA store is having a Black Friday preview sale with a mix of new condition and refurbished products on offer, including a refurbished $100 pancake prime (24mm f2.8 STM EF-S) with the same 1-year warranty

Canon Pixma TS9120 AiO Printer for $70

As part of the latest Canon Instant Savings promotion, their new condition Pixma TS9120 wireless all-in-one inkjet printer is now down to $70 with free shipping at authorized Canon dealers such as Amazon itself and Adorama and also B&H Photo

Heads Up (Nov 22): Pictar Camera Grip for $80

This is a heads-up! According to the Barnes and Noble Black Friday preview, starting on November 22nd online and the next day in their B&M stores, you can get the Pictar camera grip (two sizes available) for $80 each…

For the latest on-going promotions, check the B&N coupons and deals page

60% off the Top 40 Classes at CreativeLIVE

As we get closer to Black Friday, new offers arrive at CreativeLIVE. The latest limited time offer is 60% off their Top 40 Online Classes. The price you see is the price you pay… The sale includes a variety of topics including Adobe-related, Family Photography, Portraits/Posing, and more…

On the other hand, if during the next 12 months you plan to have available time to watch a lot of photography classes, they are offering a Creator Pass for a one-time payment of $300 that lets you watch almost all the classes available over there [some exclusions apply per prior agreements between CL and the instructors]…

With Thanksgiving literally just around the corner, the number of food photography related classes is reaching an all time high for this new week at CreativeLIVE ON-AIR where you can watch classes for FREE during their live-streaming windows…

New Zeiss Lenses Instant Savings (61 options)

Zeiss too has joined the Sunday “new instant savings party” with a total of 61 items offered in the latest Zeiss Lenses Instant Savings. Most of them also earn promotional rewards. The sale includes both lenses for DSLRs and for mirrorless camera systems. All but one are in-stock and ready to ship. The other one is a “special offer”…

PS: by now you may be curious to find out which one of the 61 lenses is the “special offer”. If you don’t want to find out yourself, here’s the SPOILER: it’s the Biogon T* 35mm f2 ZM in the silver color scheme.

PS2: Biogon sounds like the name of a fictional company working in biology/genetics from a videogame or superhero comic?

Sun (EU): half a dozen photo accessories on sale

The Saturday Amazon Germany Gold Box offers includes a sale on half a dozen Camera & Photo accessories that range from 13 to 94 euro and include ball heads, tripods, and spider-pods from various brands.

CORRECTION: today is Sunday, not Saturday ๐Ÿ™‚

New Canon Instant Savings are LIVE

Sunday has also brought with it a new round of Canon Instant Savings featuring a mix of DSLR and mirrorless and Powershot cameras, along with lenses, bundles and accessories. For example, the EF 40/2.8 STM is down to $129 with 4% rewards, while the 6D II and 5D Mark IV get free battery grips. The 6D II body only is at its lowest price of $1300, while the 5D IV at $2800.

New Sony Instant Savings promotions are LIVE!

Sunday has brought with it, as it is often the case, a new round of Sony Instant Savings promotions featuring a variety of E cameras, lenses and accessories including the lowest prices ever for the a7 R II for $1600 and the a7 R III for $2800, while the a9 body only is down to $3500. Full frame camera, empty frame wallet ๐Ÿ™‚ But fear not, a handful of lenses are on sale as well including affordable primes such as the 50/1.8 E OSS for $273 and the 50/1.8 FE for $223…

Sun (B&H): LG, ExpoImaging, Porta Brace, Etc

Never fear, Sunday is here and with it a new round of B&H daily deals among which:

+ Porta Brace soft case for cine-style assembled cameras for $160

+ ExpoImaging Rogue DSLR pop-up flash booster for $10

+ 27″ LG 4K 16:9 IPS UHD monitor for $290

+ On-Stage utility cart for $75

+ also mic system and outdoor security system

In-Stock Now: Nikon Z7 with 24-70mm f4 S

In addition to the previously mentioned Nikon Z6 “take pictures with” kit being in-stock, the Nikon Z7 with 24-70mm f4 S is also in-stock and ready to ship for its starting price of $4000 at authorized Nikon dealers such as Adorama and B&H Photo and Amazon itself… Also in-stock is the bundle that includes the FTZ mount adapter kit for $150 more. The FTZ mount adapter, as the name hints, allows the use of 350+ F-mount lenses on the new Z camera bodies…

Saturday at KEH Camera: 25% off Featured, 15% off Many Others [updated]

UPDATE: this promotion has been expanded to run until Saturday at 11:59pm eastern time!

Wake up and smell the KEH roses! Good until Friday at 11/16/18 at 11:59pm eastern time, KEH Camera has a new pre-Black-Friday coupon! Coupon code PBF11A gets you 25% off 550+ featured products. The same coupon also gets you 15% off many other items sold at the KEH website with some exceptions: no Leica, no “NEW” and no “Like New” grade gear. If in doubt, add item(s) of interest to the shopping cart and type in the coupon code and see what happens…

Now shipping: Nikon Z6 with 24-70/4S for $2600

Curiosity killed the wallet cat they say but if you can’t resist the curiosity-temptation, the all new Nikon Z6 mirrorless camera with the 24-70mm f4 S lens is now in-stock and ready to ship for $2600 at authorized dealers such as Adorama and B&H Photo and Amazon itself… Also in-stock is the bundle that includes the FTZ mount adapter kit for $150 more. The FTZ mount adapter, as the name hints, allows the use of 350+ F-mount lenses on the new Z camera bodies…

Funny the way Amazon’s ad system works, when you search for the Nikon Z6, you get a Sponsored product that is surprise-surprise, a Canon R mirrorless camera! Screenshot evidence below ๐Ÿ™‚

EU: Panasonic FZ82 superzoom for 279 euro

For those in the European Union, Amazon Germany is offering the new condition Panasonic FZ82 superzoom for 279 euro with free shipping within Germany. No VAT/customs within the EU. Shipping is extra outside Germany. This is a 60X superzoom camera but with a 1/2.3″ sensor, so you have the trade-offs of zoom range versus small sensor. Probably not ideal if you are planning building-size prints, but for the price that’s a lot of camera ๐Ÿ™‚

PS: this is currently on sale for $300 at authorized USA dealers such as Amazon and Adorama and such…

25% off AdoramaPIX orders of $125+

Good until Sunday night 11/18/18, coupon code EMSW125 gets you 25% off orders of $125+ site-wide at the AdoramaPIX website. IF you are planning a big order, this is a good general purpose coupon since it doesn’t matter what combination of print sizes and materials you select.

BUT if you want specific print sizes and materials, the following coupons are available:

+ coupon EM8x1050 is 50% off 8×10 inch prints [excludes Fine Art paper]

+ coupon EMWALL30 is 30% off Wall Decor

+ coupon EM4x675 is 4×6 inch wood prints for $3.99 [a 75% off discount]