Archives for 2023

Monday: EZ-Flip Gel Set, 6″ Digital Target, Oben Tripod, Color Theory, Etc

Happy New Year, yes, in 2024 we get a BONUS day, February 29 is all yours to keep!

We start with a 4-pack of B&H Photo daily deals good until 1/1/24 [we’d better practice writing 2024, 24, instead of 2023, 23] at 11:59pm ET or earlier if sold out:

+ PhotoVision 6″ Mini One Shot Digital Target for $13
+ because pixel-peeping needs its gear too!

+ Vello EZ-Flip Gel Set for $12
+ no, they are not edible!

+ OBEN ALF-6193 Skysill Series 3-Section Aluminum Tripod with BE-117 Dual-Action Ball Head for $130

+ iK mic type thing for $30

THE LEARNINGZ never stop at Creative LIVE ON-AIR, the free-streaming lineup starting at 12pm ET on Monday includes “Color Theory for Photographers” (Blake Rudis, 81 min) and “Greeting Cards in Photoshop” (Khara Plicanic, 2hrs). Given their runtimes, these will repeat multiple times during the free-streaming 24 hour window.

AND NOW we have a musical guest, singing exclusively for YOU (and the rest of the internet):

B&H launches Year End Sales

As 2023 fades into the unwritten history books, B&H Photo too has launched their Year End Sales with all kinds of products on sale (over 14 thousand options), too many to list here individually.

And yes dear readers, just like that it’s almost CES time once again, with all kinds of new products and new versions and new variants and Lite and MAX and Ultra and Premium and Fan versions of products coming out πŸ™‚

Adorama End of Year Clearance SALE

Yes, we have almost completely digested 2023 and, as customary, Adorama has launched their Year End Clearance Sale with all sorts of featured products – too many to list here individually…

Yes, We Have A Seasonal On-Blog-Topic Music Video!

Yes Dear Readers, we have found a song that is very on-topic to the content of this blog, without further ado, we present to you a Christmas Coupon by Meghan Trainor:

Sunday: Strap & Wrap for $10, Pistol Grip BH, Etc

Four budget-friendly offerings make up the New Year’s Eve Adorama daily deals:

+ miggo Strap and Wrap for Digital Camera – Red / Black for $10

+ 3Pod Pistol Grip Ball Head with Arca-Type Quick Release and Thumb Lever Lock for $29

+ Pictar Smart Grip for Smartphones for $20

+ Turnstile mic for $49

AS THE NEW YEAR (aka “New Year, New You!”) gets closer, the more Fashion and Beauty and Fitness/Wellness items appear at the Amazon USA Gold Box. Yes, we’ll spend the next 11 months undoing the damage of December πŸ˜‰

Sunday: Tenba Top Loaders, Benro Mono, Mono Handle, SteadiCAM MIR, Etc

It’s Sunday but it’s not just any Sunday, it’s New Year’s Eve! And we say goodbye to 2023 with the last set of B&H Photo daily deals for the year, expiring at the drop of the ball in the NYC:

+ Tenba Axis V2 Top-Loading Camera Bag (Black, 4L) for $60
+ Tenba Axis V2 Top-Loading Camera Bag (Multicam Black, 4L) for $70
+ OF COURSE we are ending the year with BAG the BAGS offerings πŸ™‚

+ Benro MAD49A Adventure Series 4 Aluminum Monopod for $44

+ MAgnus MHA-01 Monopod Handle Adapter for $7

+ SteadiCAM Steadimate-RS Aero 15 Arm and Aero Vest Kit for $845 after a $150 mail-in rebate (MIR)
+ yes, mail-in rebate for the BOLD and the PATIENT and the PERSISTENT

IF YOU HAVE exactly one hour to watch Creative LIVE ONAIR free-streaming, starting on Sunday at 12pm is a “Fast Class” (full-size class condensed to 60 minutes TLDR type thing) “Minimalist Photography” with Curtis Jones. The full-length class this is based on is 3 hours long, so it’s a reasonable 3:1 “compression” πŸ™‚

KEH Camera: 20% off select camera with coupon (xp 12/31)

Closing the year with a bang, KEH Camera is offering 20% off on Select Camera Gear using coupon code SALE20 or SALE20A entered over there. Promotion ends 12/31/23 at 11:59pm ET.

Terms, conditions, restrictions, and limitations can be found at the Promotional Offers page.

Their shopping cart is the ultimate decider on what qualifies for the promotion. Add items of interest and the coupon code and see what happens…

Saturday: Slinger Wheels Bag, BenQ 21.5″, Long Exposure, Etc

Saturday, aka New Year’s Eve’s Eve, brings in a fresh 4-pack of Adorama daily deals as follows:

+ Slinger V2 BigBag Pro Video Handbag XL with Wheels for $99
+ BAG the Wheels On Fire BAGS!

+ BenQ GW2283 21.5″ 16:9 Full HD Stylish IPS Monitor with Eye-Care Technology, Built-In Speakers for $90

+ LENSGO Smoke Machine/Fog Machine with Remote Control for $139
+ how else can you pixel-peep your cameras and lenses? πŸ˜‰

+ H&A mic for $39

“Mastering Long Exposure Photography” is a 3.5 hour class by Matt Kloskowski free-streaming on Saturday at 12pm ET at Creative LIVE ON-AIR and repeating about six times during the free-streaming 24 hour window… OR if you have 16 hours to spare, there’s a “Power of Habits” class with Dr Art Markman… OR if you want something fun and simple, there’s a 1.5 hour class on Drawing Fundamentals…

Friday: Flashpoint Zoom Li-on III R2 TTL Speedlight Flash for $129 to $179 [7o], Etc

Lighting once again rules the day at the Adorama daily deals, this lot good until Friday 12/29/23 at 11:59pm Pacific or earlier if sold out:

+ Flashpoint Zoom Li-on III R2 TTL Speedlight Flash for $129 in Olympus and Panasonic and $179 in Canon, Nikon, Fuji, Pentax and Sony

+ Flashpoint XPLOR 600 R2 Manual HSS Battery-Powered All-In-One Outdoor Flash for $399

+ Flashpoint 7′ Air-Cushion Heavy-Duty AutoStand Pro for $60

+ IK Multimedia iRig All-In-One Video Creator Bundle for Smartphones for $60

IF YOU PREFER to get your household supplies online instead of your local Tarjay and K-Martay and Walmartay, Amazon has another Spend $60+, Get $15 Amazon Credit with promo code NYSTOCKUP on the items you see at the aforelinked page. The sale includes Energizer and Duracell and Rayovac single-use batteries of the AA, AAA, C, D, 9V, CR-something kind.

OF RECHARGEABLE INTEREST, the promotion includes the Duracell Ion Speed 1000 Battery Charger for $34. This bundle includes six AA and two AAA pre-charged rechargeable batteries.

Sky Watcher, Sachtler Shell Bag, Vello Brackets and Such

Friday is here, yes, the last Friday of 2023, and as usual the Friday B&H Photo daily deals run until Saturday at 11:59pm ET:

+ Vello flash brackets and grips, assortment, six options, $8 to $24

+ Sachtler Shell Camera Backpack (Black) for $138
+ ending the year with another BAG the BAGS πŸ™‚

+ SkyWatcher Esprit ED APO 120mm f/7 Refractor Telescope for $2999
+ the Aliens are Coming!

+ ZiLR Lumin Streaming Hub for $50

+ also stands for displays, Polsen mic and another mic (flash deal) and speaker thing

MUSIC and LIGHTS starting at 12pm ET on Friday at the free-streaming Creative LIVE onAIR with a 4-hour class, “Getting Started in Music Photography with Red Bull Photographer Todd Owyoung”.

Thursday: Flashpoint XPLOR 400 Pro Compact TTL R2 Monolight for $449

While the clock is ticking for the B&H Photo MEGA DEAL ZoNe we have a fresh duo of the Thursday Adorama dailies:

+ Flashpoint XPLOR 400 Pro Compact TTL R2 Monolight, Godox AD400 Pro for $449

+ HP laptop for $165

Thursday is Day #3 of the B&H Mega Deal Zone!

Thursday 12/28/23 is here and it is DAY #3 of the B&H MEGA DEAL ZONE, an “all-star game” featuring concurrently 1508 items that were previously featured in the daily deals. We seem to have lost one item since yesterday (most likely sold-out).

Today (Thursday) is most likely the last day of the Mega Deal Zone since B&H closes weekly from Friday PM to Saturday PM and then it’s New Year’s Eve and Day.

You can sort the 1500+ options by product type, brand name, price-range, best-selling status, and a whole lot more options over there. Obviously too many to list here individually.

This is the Best Sellers View headlined by:

+ 256GB Sandisk Extreme PRO UHS-I SDXC going for $30 after an add-to-cart coupon,

+ 128GB Sandisk Extreme PRO CFexpress Type B going for $75 after an add-to-cart coupon
+ there’s no coupon code to enter, you’ll see the discount in your order total on the right side of the screen [desktop view].

+ various Samsung SSDs including T9
+ Vello Auto lens adapter
+ 16.2″ M1 MAX MacBook for $209
+ octagon softbox with grid as a freebie

REI Lifetime Member Kinda-Free [have to make two purchases]

If you want to become an REI Member (membership is lifetime, you only pay for membership once in your life), they have a limited time offer until 12/30/23 at 11:59pm Pacific. You make a $50+ purchase plus add the $30 lifetime membership to your cart. Then you’ll receive a promotional $30 Member Bonus card via email that can/must be used for future purchases by 1/10/24. Assuming you’ll use it before it expires, you become a lifetime member for kinda-FREE! Kinda-FREE because you have to make a $50+ and then a $30+ purchase. Full terms/conditions at the bottom of the aforelinked page.

Wedn is Day #2 of the B&H Mega Deal Zone!

Party ON Wayne! It’s DAY #2 of the B&H MEGA DEAL ZONE, an “all-star game” featuring concurrently 1509 items that were previously featured in the daily deals. We seem to have lost 16 items (most likely sold-out) since Day #1 yesterday!

You can sort the 1500+ options by product type, brand name, price-range, best-selling status, and a whole lot more options over there. Obviously too many to list here individually.

BUT for curiosity sake, this is the Best Sellers View headlined by the 256GB Sandisk Extreme PRO UHS-I SDXC going for $30 after an add-to-cart coupon, and the 128GB Sandisk Extreme PRO CFexpress Type B going for $75 after an add-to-cart coupon. There’s no coupon code to enter, you’ll see the discount in your order total on the right side of the screen [desktop view].

Among the other top sellers you’ll see, among others, a Samsung T9 SSD, Vello Auto lens adapter, 16.2″ M1 MAX MacBook for $2099, octagon softbox with grid as a freebie, and a whole lot more!

ELSEWHERE on Wednesday
IF YOU HAVE 24 hours to spare starting on Wednesday at 12pm ET, the headliner at Creative LIVE ON-AIR is a 24.5 hour class “Fundamentals of Photography” with their resident gearhead John Greengo. Six of the first ten lessons are “Kindle samples” so you can watch them at any time to see if you like the teacher’s style and approach.

Feeling left out, Amazon is having a small WD and Sandisk sale with two external HDDs, one microSD and one internal gaming SSD.

It’s Celery time at the Adorama dailies, a 14″ touchscreen HP laptop with Celeron N4020, 4GB RAM, 64GB storage, Win 10 (with free Win 11 upgrade) goes for $240. Yes, a Windows competitor of sorts to the Chromebooks [hence the touchscreen]. It has 1366 x 768, Bluetooth 4.2, Wifi 5, UHD 6000, HDMI, SD card reader, two USB-A and one USB-C, etc.

B&H Mega Deal Zone Returns!!! (1525 options)

Yes dear readers, if your e-wallets managed to survive the Christmas shopping sprees, now is the time to empty them for good because the B&H Photo MEGA DEAL ZONE is back! This is like an all-star game of their daily deals – in that most of the daily deals are back and they are running at the same time! As of the time of writing there are 1525 options! You could theoretically buy them all!

So if you missed out on any previous daily deals, here’s your chance to grab them!

MEANwhile at the Adorama daily deals for Tuesday they have:

+ SanDisk Extreme PRO 256GB CFexpress Type-B for $100

+ 4TB SanDisk Extreme Portable USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C External SSD V2, Updated Firmware, for $75

Gift Giving Emergency? Try B&H Emailable Gift Cards!

It’s not just kitchen disasters during holiday festivities. There’s also gift giving disasters. For example, you buy someone a beautiful sweater. Then the door knocks. They arrive. And they are wearing the exact beautiful sweater you have under the tree for them. OMG!

For the above and many other potential gift giving disasters (unexpected guests, you forgot to buy them something, you forgot they are carnivore/vegan/etc), the B&H Photo emailable gift card saves the day!

Monday: Green Pod, Lexar CFast 2, Alt BP-955, 256GB microSD for $14, Apple, CLive Coupon, Etc

It may be Monday but it is Christmas Day Monday! The time is right to open presents and start filming the unboxing videos πŸ˜‰

We start with a fresh set of B&H Photo dailies good until 12/25/23 at 11:59pm ET:

+ ThePOD The Green Pod Camera Platform for $17
+ move over tripods!

+ 256GB LEXAR Professional 3500x CFast 2.0 for $150

+ Jupio BP-955 Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.4V, 4900mAh) for $25
+ as the name suggests, this is a 3rd party alternative to the Canon version

+ Explore Scientific FirstLight 80mm f/8 Refractor GoTo EQ Telescope for $450
+ the Aliens are coming, will you be among the first to take a photo?

+ BOSE Home Speaker 500 (Triple Black) for $249

+ also microphone and audio cable

+ FLASH DEAL: 256GB Kingston Canvas Select Plus UHS-I microSDXC w/SD adapter for $14
+ that’s almost 20GB per $1

UPDATE: it’s Apple time at the Adorama dailies, they be offerin’ a 4-pack of Apple AirTags for $99. OR if you need more, a 12pk goes for $280…

Energizer and Rayovac Single-Use Batteries of the AA, AAA, C, D and 9V kind are among the latest additions to the Amazonian Gold Box…

Apple is also the headliner at Woot with 2021 16″ MacBooks PRO (10-core M1 PRO) and 2020 iPads on sale. New condition.

Coupon time at Creative LIVE, coupon code JOY20 gets you $20 off any order of $40+. Unspecified expiration time…

Sunday: Lensbaby 35/2.8 for $270 [8o], Slik, Plushies, Tenba BYOB, Samsung FreeStyle, Etc

Today is Sunday 12/24/23, yes, you guessed right, today is Boxing Day’s Eve’s Eve πŸ™‚

We start with stork deliveries at the B&H Photo daily deals good until 11:59pm ET or earlier if sold out:

+ Lensbabies Burnside 35mm f2.8 for $270 in Canon EF, Fuji X, Leica L, M43, Nikon F and Z, Pentax K, Sony E
+ there’s no Canon mirrorless variant for some reason

+ RucPAC Photographer’s Winter Apparel Package for $50 in three size options
+ each kit has three extreme weather items: tech touchscreen gloves, neck warmer and beanie
+ can also be repurposed as studio props for your models!
+ because Winter is Coming!

+ Vello Photo Plushies for $13, two options, to pacify children of all ages

+ SLiK Pro CF-734 Tripod (Black) for $120

+ Samsung The Freestyle 550-Lumen Full HD Smart Projector for $398
+ yes, you can now have an all-Samsung home

+ also bike dash cams and Crown audio type thing

+ FLASH DEAL: Tenba BYOB/Packlite 13 Flatpack Bundle with Insert and Packlite Bag (Black and Gray) for 30
+ a bag the bags dream! LOL

Saturday: PROGRADE UHS-II V90 SDXC, MSI Pulse, Etc

Saturday arrives at the Adorama daily deals with the following offerings:

+ 2-pack of Prograde 128GB SDXC UHS-II U3 Class 10 V90 Cobalt for $200
+ 256GB instead for $370

+ Gunnar Optiks Mod Gaming Glasses, Onyx Frame, Amber Tint Lens for $20

+ MSI Pulse15 B13VFK-280US gaming laptop for $1199
+ 15.6″ Full HD 144Hz, Core i7-13700H 3.7GHz, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060 8GB, Win 11H, etc

THE TIME is right to upgrade your home gear because the headliner at Amazon right now is an AmazonBasics Home products sale. A rather random collection I must add πŸ™‚

Friday: Creative Cloud 1-Year for $450, Etc

It is indeed Friday 12/22/23 and we have three offerings at the Adorama dailies running in the pacific time zone:

+ Adobe Creative Cloud 1-Year Subscription, Download for $450
+ only in the 21st century we buy …clouds πŸ˜‰

+ Slinger Electronic Dry Cabinet (600L) for $1000

+ ESET Internet Security 1-Year Software License, 1-Device, Download for $25

Watson Colorful NiMHs, Calibrite ColorChecker, Leather Msg BAG, Lexar CF UMDA7, Etc

As usual, the Friday B&H Photo daily deals run until Saturday at 11:59pm ET or earlier if sold out:

+ Watson Chroma Rechargeable AA NiMH Batteries (2500mAh, 1.2V, 8-Pack, Multicolored) for $18
+ include two interlocking clear cases (4 batteries per case)
+ yes, Battery Bags!

+ CaliBRITE ColorChecker Passport Video for $79

+ MEGAgear Leather Camera Messenger Bag (Brown) for $70
+ optionally buy together with matching MegaGear DSLR Leather Shoulder Neck Strap (Brown) for $82

+ one 128GB LEXAR Professional 1066x CompactFlash Memory Card (UDMA 7) for $55
+ 2pk of 64GB instead for $75

+ Axler Robin 05R V2 Stabilizer for $20
+ note: customer reviews not too happy

+ also Delty pocket mics and Polsen USB mic (no, not a Roomba)

+ FLASH DEAL: Smiorr Vigor VK-30 Special Edition Vlog Kit (White)
for $21

Thursday: DJI Mini 3, 4TB LaCie, Etc

Today’s action at the Adorama daily deals invites us to fly our friendly skies:

+ DJI Mini 3 Pro Drone with RC Remote Controller for $799 with FREE Aries 3rd-party case

+ LaCie 4TB USB 3.0 Type-C Mobile Drive, for $99

+ Slinger Electronic Dry Cabinet (125L) for $249

+ Slinger 55L Electronic Dry Cabinet with Combination Lock for $159

MEANwhile at the Creative LIVE ONAIR free-streaming, it is “Pets and People Photography” with Vicki Taufer, 13.5 hour long!

Ring devices and Keurig coffee machines starting at $50 are what we find at the Amazonian Gauld Bawx for Thursday.

YES, you can get into the holiday spirit without consuming holiday spirits πŸ˜‰ The answer to this riddle, the holiday spirit Kindle ebook sale with 178 options until 12/24/23.

Thursday: Shimoda, LitePanels 3LK, Oben, Delkin, Belkin, Etc

Oh my, what a dreamy bag in the Thursday 12/21/23 B&H Photo daily deals:

+ Shimoda Explore 60 Backpack (Sea Pine) for $100

+ LitePanels Caliber LED Fresnel 3-Light Kit (3LK) with Soft Case for $499
+ yes, it comes with its own bag-the-bags πŸ™‚

+ Oben ALF-6113L Skysill 3-Section Aluminum Tripod with BE-113 Ball Head for $100
+ you can’t have a bag without also having a tripod in the daily deals πŸ˜‰

+ Revo vlog lights, three options, $6 to $14
+ you can always repurpose them and such

+ also Tascam podcast thing and Senal mic

+ 150GB Delkin BLACK CFexpress Type B Memory Card for $140

+ FLASH DEAL: Belkin Thunderbolt 3 Dock Core for $50
+ are Belkin and Delkin cousins? πŸ™‚

Wedn: PROGRADE UHS-II SDXC, Atomos, DCS, Outdoor Photog

It’s not any grade, it’s a PRO GRADE at the Adorama daily deals for Wednesday 12/20/23 in the Pacific time zone:

+ 2-pack of 128GB PROGRADE UHS-II SDXC V60 for $75.49
+ 2-pack of 256GB of above for $145

+ DCS Labs P2722H 27″ 16:9 Full HD IPS LED Monitor for $179

+ Atomos Shogun Studio II Dual Recorder/Dual Monitor in a Rack. Up to 4K60p/HD for $2495

Free-streaming starting at 12pm ET at Creative LIVE on-aIR is “The Outdoor Photography Experience” with Chris Burkard, 11 hours long… There’s also the “Creating Stylized, Artistic Portraits with Adobe Photoshop” with Khara Plicanic, 83 minute runtime.

Wednesday: Gitzo, Tenba Dreamy Bag, Softboxalia, Zhiyun Gimbal kit, Overnight Shipping Deadlines, Etc

Wednesday 12/20/23 is here and the cut-off times for fast delivery are fast approaching so get your fingers on the keyboards and the e-wallet passwords if you must needs have something delivered by the corporate Santa Clauses πŸ˜‰ Check the cut-off times at B&H Photo and Adorama and KEH Camera and such. Check each website as the cut-off times may adjust depending on the various factors on the ground and in the air.

NOTE also that if you DON’T need something delivered this week, Amazon is offering some Prime members discount-y temptations to accept slower shipping instead of Prime delivery. You may even get it delivered relatively fast if the delivery stars align (depending on where the product is, where you are, what delivery services are available in the area, and how many delivery drivers/trucks are available, weather, etc, etc, etc).

This was mayhaps the longest intro in a daily deals post so off we go to the B&H Photo daily deals with another 7+1 formation:

+ Tenba DNA 16 Slim Camera Messenger Bag (Blue) for $100
+ it looks so dreamy ^_^

+ Vello Softboxes and Lightbouncers, seven options, $8 to $15
+ you can buy all seven of these for the price of the dreamy bag-the-bag πŸ™‚

+ Zhiyun WEEBILL-3 S Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer Combo with Extendable Grip Set and Backpack for $339

+ Gitzo GIGT1545T Traveler Series 1 Carbon Fiber Tripod for $380 after in-cart coupon

+ DELL U2422H 23.8″ 16:9 IPS Monitor for $200
+ DisplayPort & HDMI Inputs
+ 1920 x 1080 Resolution
+ 1000:1 Static Contrast Ratio

+ also: CoreSWX batteries, BenQ projector and Roland DJ type thing (the flash deal)

Tuesday: Spyder X2 Elite Color Calibration for $200, Etc

Tuesday is a name-brand duet at the Adorama daily deals.

But first, a REMINDER, the Adorama FREE 2-Day Shipping on $50+ ends at some point on Wednesday. Usually the cut-off point is determined by availability and ability of the various delivery services to deliver on time. In other words, don’t sleep on it if you need something quickly!

+ Datacolor Spyder X2 Elite Color Calibration for $200

+ 512GB LEXAR PRO Silver CFexpress Type-B Memory Card for $150

LEARNING of the free-streaming kind at 12pm ET on Tuesday at Creative LIVE onAIR is headlined by “Family Photography: Capturing Connection” with Julia Kelleher, nearly 15 hours long! On the other hand, if this class was taught by a modern psychologist, it would have been “Family Photography: Capturing Narcissism” πŸ˜‰

Chaos as usual at the Amazon Gold Box, among the latest offers rotating in is a Fire Tablet sale with the 8″ for $60, the 10″ for $90 and the 11″ for $160.

Tuesday: Nanuk Cases (21o), Rotolight NEO3 RGBWW 3LK, Benro, Lexar, Etc

Tuesday rolls in with a fresh set of B&H Photo daily deals good until 12/19/23 at 11:59pm ET or earlier if sold out.

But first, a REMINDER, the FREE NEXT-DAY SHIPPING promotion at B&H Photo ends tomorrow, so if you have any time-sensitive purchases (eg gifts to put under the Christmas Tree), be sure to plan accordingly…

+ RotoLIGHT NEO 3 On-Camera RGBWW LED Light 3-Light Kit for $1199
+ the kit includes a majestic hand roller case, because, yes we haz one-track mind, BAG the BAGS!

+ Nanuk Hard Cases with Foam, 21 options (!), $27 to $50
+ note the sizes, the $27 is for smaller cameras, it is 10.2 x 7.9 x 4.5 inches exterior (and obviously smaller interior)

+ LEXAR 512GB Professional CFexpress Type B Card SILVER for $130

+ Magnus REX VT-6000 2-Stage Video Tripod with Fluid Head for $399
+ a day without tripods is no day at all πŸ˜‰

+ FilmCraft director chairs, three options, $140 to $157

+ also Synology outdoor cameras and Senal XLR interface

+ FLASH DEAL: Benro BH2 Ballhead with Quick Release for $30
+ yes, our favorite emo Jedi could not possibly be missing the party!

Monday: DJI Mini 2 SE Drone for $299, SmallRiG Daylight, Etc

Monday arrives in the Pacific time zone as well with a new trio of Adorama daily deals:

+ DJI Mini 2 SE Drone for $299

+ SmallRig RC 220D 260W Daylight Point-Source Video Light, American Standard for $197

+ Behringer X-Touch Mini Universal USB Controller, Mackie Control Mode, 60mm Master Fader for $69

On the free-streaming front, headlining at 12pm ET on Monday at Creative LIVE OnAIRzzz is a brand new class, “Getting Started with Wedding Photography” with Philip Ebiner, total runtime just over 8.5 hours.

Me personally, I’m working on a uniquely original class, “Getting Started with Divorce Photography” πŸ˜‰

Monday: Samsung T9, PROGRADE UHS-II SDXC, Manfrotto Gimbal, SKB Case w/Bag, Remote Shutter Releases (6o), LensBabi 56/1.6, Etc

And just like that, Monday is here! We start with a fresh 7+1 formation at the B&H Photo daily deals good until 12/18/23 at 11:59pm ET or earlier if sold out:

+ Lensbabies Velvet 56mm f1.6 Silver for $330 in Canon EF or Nikon F

+ Vello FreeWave Plus II Wireless Remote Shutter Release for $30 for select Canon, Nikon, Sony, Fuji, Olympus, and Panasonic cameras
+ check individual product pages for compatibility details

+ SKB iSeries 1309-6 Case with Photo Dividers, Lid Foam & Case Cover Kit for $170
+ SKB iSeries 1510-6 Case with Photo Dividers, Lid Foam & Case Cover Kit for $200
+ oh my, a “bag the case” bag is included, this is for true connoisseurs of bags πŸ˜‰

+ 2pk of PROGRADE UHS-II SDXC cards, four options
+ either 128GB or 256GB, either V60 or V90
+ $75~ to $370

+ 2TB Samsung T9 Portable SSD for $140 after in-cart coupon
+ 4TB for $235 after in-cart coupon
+ yes, the 4TB wins in GB/$, no surprise πŸ™‚

+ Manfrotto MVG300XM Modular Gimbal for $170

+ Anton Beauer Titon SL 90 95Wh 14.4V Battery (Gold Mount) for $250

+ FLASH DEAL: RucPac Sentinel Camera Strap (Black) for $30

Sunday: 3Pod CF Tripod & BH w/QR, Canon Laser, Etc

A new trio of offerings arrive at the Sunday Adorama daily deals, running, as usual, throughout the day, in the Pacific time zone (even though Adorama is in the Eastern time zone):

+ 3Pod Everest T5 4-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod for $349

+ 3Pod 3Pod Everest H4 Ball Head With Arca-Type Quick Release and Lever-Release Clamp for $129
+ 55Lbs Capacity
+ an Adorama exclusive option per the listing

+ Canon imageCLASS MF113w Wireless Mobile Ready Laser Printer for $125
+ 23 ppm, Print, Copy & Scan

WITH everyone gathered around, what better time than the Holidays for Family Portraits? Which is mayhaps which this is the headliner free-streaming class starting on Sunday at 12pm ET at Creative LIVE ON AIR with Michele Celentano. Runtime nearly 13.5 hours, so it will air only once in full.

ALL KIND of things running at the Amazon Gold Box including a little something for Spiderman fans, the PlayStation 5 Console – Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 Bundle (slim) for $499.

IF YOU want to go on a deal fishing expedition, Amazon is promoting sales at the Amazon Outlet store which has a little bit of a different design than usual Amazon bloatarama pages. This one is more fond of horizontal scrolling strips of products.