Lowepro Nova Sport 35L AW Shoulder Bag for $10 with free shipping after $10 MIR (limit 5)

Haven’t done a “bag the bags” round-up recently, but one should be coming in the next few days. In the meantime, if you are fond of mail-in rebates, you can get the Lowepro Nova Sport 35L AW Shoulder Bag for 1-2 Pro DSLRs with Attached Lens, in the Slate Gray color scheme (not the fiery red pepper orange) for $10 after a $10 mail-in rebate. Free shipping. According to the PDF details, the rebate covers up to five units of this particular model. The mail-in rebate is a prepaid Mastercard gift card, not a cashable check. This particular rebate offer works only for purchases made at Adorama, not other retailers.

Speaking of bags, the AmazonBasics DSLR Backpack remains at $25 with a limit of three per customer (averages 4.4 out of 5 based on 4000+ customer reviews). The usual Amazon free shipping terms apply (Prime or $35+ order).

Speaking of Adorama, they have the refurbished (by Makerbot) MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printer, 5th Generation, 100 microns Layer Resolution, on sale for $1500 with free shipping. Offer ends 1/17/16.

(ENDED) Popular Photography All Access (Print + Digital) for $5 (1-Year, then AutoReniews)

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40% off Magazines with coupon

The weekend promotion at Discount Mags is a bit different this time, it’s a sitewide coupon. Coupon SITEWIDE40 gets you 40% off the current prices of magazines over there. They have the usual photo magazines that go on sale there, but they also offer “Photo District News” (PDN) that is never included in the typical sales. PDN drops to $40~ per year with the coupon. The promotion expires on Sunday at 11:59pm ET.

B&N Coupon: $20 off order of $99+ (limited time)

If you would like to buy photography books (or any other books) from the Barnes and Noble website, coupon HOLIDAY99 gets you $20 off an order of $99+. Textbooks are not eligible for this promotion. e-Books are also not eligible. Complete details when you click on the coupon banner on their website. This offer ends 12/17/15 at 3am ET.

While there, you may want to check their Bargain Books page for potential deals, where you can find among others the hardcover edition of “Camera: A History of Photography from Daguerreotype to Digital” by Todd Gustavson, George Eastman House, for $13.48.

Another place to look for deals is their $5 Books page (nearly 5000 items).

Free shipping with a $25+ order OR if you are a paying annual member ($25/year memberships).

(ENDED) Ends Wedn 3am ET: 25% off Books (eg Photography Books)

UPDATE 12/16/15: this promotion finally expired 🙂

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(ENDED) 3-Year Photography Magazines Subscriptions for $13 total

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50% off Books, DVDs and Maps at National Geographic

The National Geographic online store is having a new limited time promotion, get 50% off on Books, DVDs, and Maps. This offer expires 12/4/15 at 11:59 pm Pacific time. The price of the items drops after you click “Add to Cart”. No coupon code needed, but you must add the item to the shopping cart to see the sale price.

For example, here’s a $50 book (that’s the price shown at their website) that drops to $25 after you add it to cart (annotated screenshot crop below)

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Exclusions: “Offer excludes globes, personalized map gifts, personalized puzzle gifts, digital products, framed maps, mounted maps, Genographic kits and Around the World in 125 Years 3-volume Collector’s Edition book from TASCHEN. Offer cannot be applied toward digital products, donations, gift boxes, taxes, shipping and handling or CafePress, Holiday Card Center, PURE SCULPTURE or NG Art Store merchandise, or Weekend Photo Workshops”.

50% off list price is sometimes a great price, sometimes it is not, depending on the book and such. So if you are not familiar with a particular book’s price range, you may also want to price-check it at Barnes and Noble and Amazon and such.

Magazine Cyber Monday sale: Pick 3 for $12 or 5 for $18 or 10 for $30 [four photo options]

DiscountMags has launched their Cyber Monday Magazine Sale. The more magazines you buy, the lower you pay per magazine. The options are “Pick 3 for $12 total for 1-year” or “Pick 5 for $18 total”, or “Pick 10 for $30 total”. There are four photography magazines participating: Digital Photo Pro (rarely discounted so low!), Pop Photo, Outdoor Photographer and Digital Photo. Also participating is “HD Video Pro” along with a number of other general interest and 6-degrees-of-separation magazines. The duration is either 1 or 2 or 3 years for the whole bundle. You cannot adjust the duration per magazine but you can adjust whether it is a renewal or a new subscription. Gift subscriptions are not an option under this promotion. These are printed magazines delivered to USA addresses by mail.

(ENDED) Ends Tue 3am ET: 30% off One Physical Book w/coupon (max discount $10)

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20% off Photography e-books with coupon

Good until the end of November 2015, coupon code categorysalecp gets you 20% off Photography e-books, along with e-books that fall under the Art, Computers, Nature, and Self-Help categories at eBooks.com. Use the categories in the left hand side of their website to find these categories, or use your in-browser search feature to look for “photography”. It will find it after you type “pho”, you don’t even have to type the whole thing.

PS: as with many category-based sales, eligible items are what their computer thinks belong to those categories. There could be false-positives and false-negatives. I can’t check the coupon on every one of the 4000+ photography e-books they have over there. They are available in ePUB or PDF. They have DRM. You can also read them in a web browser.

(ENDED) Magazines: Pop Photo for $4.60, Outdoor for $4.81, etc

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National Geographic: Spend $100+, Get $20 to spend later

The official National Geographic Store has a pre-Thanksgiving promotion. Spend $100+ before then, and receive a $20 promotional code. You can find the complete terms and conditions over there, this promotion is heavily promoted on their website.

“Make a product purchase of $100 or more from the National Geographic Online Store from 10/1/15 to 11/19/15 at 11:59 p.m. PT, and receive an e-mailed promotion code the following day for $20 that may be redeemed in the National Geographic Online Store. Shipping and handling, taxes, and prior purchases do not apply toward the minimum $100 purchase requirement.”

PS: the free shipping promotion expired.

(ENDED) Photo magazines: $5 per year per magazine

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(ENDED) 50% DRM-free e-book sale includes GiMP, Photoshop CC, iPhoto, Elements 13

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(ENDED) 3-year Pop Photo or Outdoor Photographer subscription for $13 each

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Prime Members: Free 4-Month Magazine subscriptions (includes Popular Photography)

If you are an Amazon Prime member, for a limited time (until 10/14/15), Amazon offers you free four month subscriptions on up to three magazines, from a choice of 22 options. Options include Popular Photography, Wired, Popular Science, and such.

THE CATCH is that after the first four months, the subscription converts to an auto-renewing subscription at $12 per magazine per year. So if you want to get those four free months but don’t want to pay later, make sure you cancel before it converts to a paying subscription. Existing subscribers are not eligible. More details at the Terms/Conditions over there.

20% off one item at Barnes and Noble with coupon

If you are interested in photography or camera guide books (or any books or almost anything else they sell), especially ones that have the similar prices across the internets, coupon code BNFAMILY20 gets you 20% off the price of a single item at the Barnes and Noble website. Coupon expires 10/12/15… The usual exclusions apply (no Nook devices, no Nook e-books, no gift cards, etc, etc, etc).

(ENDED) Digital Photo Pro for $5/year (also Pop Photo, Outdoor, Digital Photo, Video mags)

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Sept 28-30: $10 off $75+ order at B&N w/coupon

If you are looking to buy photography books or camera instruction manuals (or any other books), especially ones that have the same prices at most places, the Barnes and Noble website has a three day coupon promotion, get $10 off a purchase of $75 or more using coupon code BNFALL75 over there. Coupon ends 9/30/15.

(ENDED) Ends Tue 8am ET: 50% OReilly DRM-free ebooks with coupon

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(ENDED) $5 magazines: Pop Photo or Outdoor or Digital

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(ENDED) Thur: Pop Photo for $5 per year with coupon

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(ENDED) Sat: $5/year auto-renewal magazines include Popular Photography All Access

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(ENDED) Digital Photo Pro or Pop Photo or Outdoor Photographer for $4.80 per year

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Get 5 Magazines for $20 total per year (choices include four photography magazines)

To celebrate the Labor Day weekend, DiscountMags has a special promotion, Pick 5 Magazines for $20 TOTAL per YEAR. The choices include four photography magazines: Popular Photography, Outdoor Photography, Digital Photo Pro, and Digital Pho. Use your browser’s in-page search function to search “Photo” or look for Photography under the “More” category on the rightmost side of the Menu over there, or page down until you find them.

If you select less than five magazines, you still pay $20. But there are many other options to get you to five, for example, Wired, Pop Sci, fashion, sports, nature, travel, etc.

The subscription length for this offer is one or two or three years. The duration has to be picked for the whole bundle, not per magazine. But for each magazine, you can pick whether it is a new subscription or a renewal.

These are printed magazines delivered by mail. US addresses only. Offer ends Monday 9/7/15 at 11:59pm ET.

(ENDED) Monday: 400+ Kindle e-textbooks on sale (includes 5 on photography)

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(ENDED) Popular Photography for $4.80 per year (max 3yrs)

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(ENDED) Ends 4pm ET (Mon): “Road to Seeing” photography hardcover textbook (696 pages) for $41

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(ENDED) Photo Magazines: 3yrs of Pop Photo or Outdoor Photographer for $13 each, Digital Photo Pro for $25

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Book: Through the African American Lens for $8.50 to $11 (shipping situation depends on order size and location)

Photography Books action now, the “Through the African American Lens” book, part of the Double Exposure series from GILES (February 2015) is currently on sale in new condition for $8.50 at Walmart.com. Free shipping with an order of $35+ or if it is available for store pick-up at a nearby brick and mortar store.

If the Walmart options don’t work out for you, Amazon itself has discounted it but not fully price-matched it, it goes for $11 and it is eligible for free 1-day delivery if you are a Prime member where it is available (and place a $35+ order) or free 2-day shipping for Prime members or free supersaver shipping with a $35+ order for non-Prime members..

Photo Magazines per year: Pop Photo $4.60, Outdoor $4.81, etc

The theme for this weekend’s magazine sale at Discount Mags is an employee discount sale (you don’t have to be an employee, it’s just one of those things marketing does to confuse the innocent). The usual terms apply, US addresses, up to 3 years, renewals or new subscriptions or gifts, no automatic auto-renewal, printed magazines by mail, etc. The prices are not uniform with this sale:

+ Popular Photography for $4.60
+ Outdoor Photographer for $4.81
+ Digital Photo for $4.83
+ Digital Photo Pro for $8.80
+ variety of other six degrees of photo-separation
+ to quickly locate Photo magazines, use your browser’s in-page search feature to search for “photo” or look for Photo under the “More” option on the rightmost spot in the grey menu bar at the top of the Discount Mags page
+ offer ends on Sunday 11:59pm ET (magazine subscriptions don’t sell out)

(ENDED) $5/year magazines: Pop or Outdoor or Digital Photo

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(ENDED) $5 per magazine per year: Pop Photo or Outdoor Photographer

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(ENDED) $5/yr Photo Magazines: Digital Photo Pro, Pop, Outdoor, DP

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(ENDED) Pop Photo or Outdoor Photographer for $5 each per year

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(ENDED) Two magazines for $10 per year (additional for $4/each)

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(ENDED) Photo Magazines for $5 to $9 per year

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Two FREE beginner photography ebooks on Lighting and Photoshop

If you like to read or flip through free e-books, I spotted a couple of fairly new ones at the Kindle store. As of the time of writing, they are $0.00 to buy (but I don’t know for how long they will remain free). First up, with a June 21st publication, a 37 page Lighting Tips ebook by James Carren. Next up, the 79 page Photoshop Set for Beginners by Dwayne Brown.

(ENDED) Mon: Pop Photo for $5 per year with coupon

This daily deal expired… The Discount Mags Deal of the Day for Monday June 29 is Popular Photography and Imaging going for $5 per year when you enter coupon code 629376 over there. The usual terms apply, up to three years, renewals/gifts/new-subs, no auto-renewals, printed magazines by mail to US addresses, etc. Offer ends Monday 11:59pm ET.

B&N Online Book Clearance Sale (includes some Photography)

The Barnes and Noble website has a Book Clearance Sale (actual physical books, not ebooks) that includes some Photography related books. You can get to most of them under “Nonfiction” in the left sidebar over there, “Art, Architecture & Photography” is the first link. You can also filter the big list by price or discount percentage.

(ENDED) 2-Day Sale: 40% off Books, DVDs, Maps at NatGeo Store

This 2-day sale is over… The National Geographic store has a Two-Day Sale offering 40% off on books, DVDs, maps and more. Offer ends June 24 at 11:59pm pacific time.

(ENDED) Weekend Mag Sale: $5 to $9 per year (six options)

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(ENDED) Mon: Outdoor Photographer for $5/year with coupon

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(ENDED) Photography Magazine Sale – best prices with 2 or 3-year subs

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(ENDED) Five Magazines for $20 total per year (four photography options)

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(ENDED) Digital Photo Pro for $5 per year (also $5/yr Pop, Outdoor, Digital Pho)

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(ENDED) Photo Mag sale: Pop or Outdoor or Digital for $5 {Digital Photo Pro for $7}

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Anti-DRM Day sale: 50% to 60% off at O’Reilly with coupon

O’Reilly Media (not to be confused with Papa Bear) is celebrating anti-DRM Day by offering 50% to 60% off their ebooks and training videos when you use coupon code DRM2015 over there by May 7 at 8am eastern time. Over 11,000 titles are eligible for 50% off. If your order total is $100 or more, the coupon gets you a 60% off discount instead. They have content on GiMP, Lightroom, Photoshop, DSLR camera guides, digital photography, technique and tutorials, and more.

Experimental Amazon Feature: 7-Day Free Full e-Book Trials

If you like to check out photography, camera or any other e-books in the full before buying, there is a welcome new experimental feature at Amazon, 7-day free full e-book trials. This is not the old “receive a sample”. You get the whole e-book for seven days to read. I don’t know what the scale of this experiment is, I just discovered this on the individual product page for the “How to Diagnose and Fix Everything Electronic” e-book.

PS: this post serves as an alert until I finish writing a more reference-y post and move that to the main blog…

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(ENDED) Friday e-book: How to Diagnose and Fix Everything Electronic for $2

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