At Fry’s brick and mortar stores, on Wednesday 11/25/15, using your personal promo code from the Fry’s email newsletters, you can get one 70-inch Sunpak Ultra Tripod/Monopod creature for $30. This is model Ultra 7000TM… Some call these hybrid creatures “Tri-Monopods”.
Bag action now at Adorama, where the Lowepro Photo Sport Sling 200 AW Backpack is on sale for $70 with free shipping. Offer ends 11/30/15 or earlier if sold out.
In other Lowepro action at Adorama, also with frees shipping, you can get the Lowepro Edit 100 Bag for $7, and the Lowepro Passport Sling II Camera Bag (Black/Red) for $17. Offers end 11/30/15 or earlier if sold out.
While we are at Adorama, they also have some LG computer monitor specials:
+ 24-inch LG Electronics 24M47VQ 1080p LED Monitor for $100 after $35 mail-in rebate (PDF)
+ 27″ LG 27MP36HQ 1920×1080 IPS LED Monitor for $135 after $35 mail-in rebate (PDF)
+ 34″ Class LG Electronics 34UM95C-P 21:9 Ultrawide WQHD IPS LED Monitor, 3440 x 1440, MAC Compatible for $500 after $50 mail-in rebate (PDF)
+ offers end 12/1/15
To the Planet of the Tripods we go where the Manfrotto 294 Aluminum Tripod, model MT294A3, is on sale for $130 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo for a limited time only.
Adorama has now entered Stage II of their Clearance Sale using coupon code NOVDECSALE at checkout. The prices of items after coupon are at preset increments, $10 or $15 or $20 or $25 or $30 or $35 or $40 or $50. The prices you see at the individual product listings will drop to the above preset prices after you enter the aforementioned coupon code. Offer ends 12/31/15.
UPDATE: speaking of Adorama, they have over 5000 items in their Holiday specials.
The Fry’s promo code offers for their email newsletter subscribers for Tuesday 11/24/15 include:
+ 64GB Wintec SDXC card (up to 60MB/s read, up to 40MB/s write) for $18 [limit 2]
+ 62-inch VIVITAR VIV-VPT-3662 tripod for $18 [limit 1]
+ Motorola Moto E (prepaid Verizon 4G LTE) for $10 [limit 1] – great value for near-stock Android – you don’t have to sign up for a plan, you can side-step the activation screen – see YouTube
+ free shipping online!
A lot of brick and mortar retailers split their weekly ads in two on ThanksGiving week. The conventional weekly ad typically covers Sunday through Wednesday night, and the other one is of course the Black Friday ad. Fry’s has posted their half-week (Sun AM to Wedn PM) weekly ad on their website and it includes these camera and photo items (these require unique promo codes that are included in each person’s email subscription to the Fry’s e-mail newsletters):
+ refurb Panasonic ZS35 with card and case for $99 is back again (limit 1)
+ Manfrotto Compact Xtreme 2-in-1 Monopod+Pole for $30 (limit 1)
+ Manfrotto Compact Action Tripod (MKCOMPACTACN-BK) for $40 (limit 1)
+ refurbished 10-inch Sylvania SDPF1089 digital picture frame for $37 (limit 1)
+ 16GB Samsung cyan microSD with fullsize adapter for $6 (limit 2; in-store only)
+ mystery 20mp Canon Elph for $140 (in-store only; you have to call them or visit store for details; most likely because of MAP restrictions)
On the modular and customizable front, the Sunpak Quantaray QSX 9502TM Deluxe Tripod with Built-in Removable Monopod ( 6.6lbs Capacity, 72.9″ Maximum Height) is on sale for $40 with free shipping at Adorama.
We conclude this short visit to the Planet Of The Tripods with the Vanguard Alta CA 234AP 4-Section Aluminum Alloy Tripod (11 lbs Maximum Load Capacity, 61″ Extended Height, PH-33 Pan/Tilt Head), model “ALTA CA 234AP”, on sale for $80 with free expedited shipping at Adorama.
The Marshall Electronics M-CT7 7″ Camera Top Monitor with Canon LP-E6 Plate/Battery/Charger is on sale for $160 with free expedited shipping and a limit of three per customer as the latest B&H Daily Deal which ends by 11:59pm ET on Saturday (or earlier if sold out)… For more action, check the B&H Featured Deals…
Amazon has launched an AmazonBasics (AB) sale, featuring some of their house brand items. The ones on sale show the price/percentage difference on their pages or the search results. The sales include this AB GoPro Carrying Case for $10 and the AB DSLR Gadget Bag (orange interior) for $22 (limit 3 per customer)… Another way to see some of the AB items on sale is the Best Selling Camera Bags page where this AmazonBasics Backpack for SLR/DSLR Cameras reigns supreme for $30 (limit 3)… The AB line is expanding constantly with more items…
PS: if you don’t object to sun-strong yellow, this Peacechaos Bookbag Camera Bag with adjustable compartments (see close-up of gallery picture #5 over there) is on sale for $17 and fulfilled by Amazon (so free 2-day Prime shipping). CAUTION: this is blocking-out-the-sun yellow!
If you had previously purchased the Panasonic GH4 body only, and you now want to add the sexily-named YAGH Interface Unit, good news, its price is now down to $500 in new condition at B&H Photo (with 4% rewards) and Adorama and Amazon by Amazon itself… Optionally you can triple the original warranty via mail-in rebate…
This price is now the same as the difference between the GH4 body only ($1300) and the GH4 with Interface Unit ($1800). But there is a non-price difference: some of the GH4 kits get a number free accessories from some of the retailers, for example various bundles of the GH4 body at Adorama include a [camera cage] OR [$50 Gift Card + 32GB SD] OR [extra battery + SD + Sandisk]. At Amazon the bundle includes 32GB SD, Camera Case, 3rd-party charger and two 3rd-party batteries.
We now have a “Planet Of The Tripods” trilogy, starting with the Manfrotto MVT535AQ Aluminum Tripod Legs with 75mm Bowl on sale for $250 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.
Next up, the Oben AT-3471 Aluminum Tripod With BA-126T Ball Head is on sale for a limited time for $200 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.
Among the latest B&H specials is the Sachtler 0372 FSB-4 Aluminum Tripod System on sale for $850 with free standard shipping. It averages 4.5 out of 5 based on 32 customer reviews over there.
B&H Photo is having a sale on Ikelite Underwater Housings. A total of 48 items are participating in this sale, including housings for DSLRs, iLCs and fixed lens cameras. Prices range from $210 to $1650. You can pre-filter the results over there using the left-hand side or “Sort by” bar.
The Manfrotto MVT535HH Adjustable Aluminum Single Leg Section Hi Hat Table Tripod for Ground Level Shooting, 75-60mm Ball, 9.96″ Maximum Height, 44.09lbs Capacity, is on sale for a limited time for $100 with free shipping at Adorama. Offer ends 12/15/15 or earlier if sold out.
This daily deal expired… For more action, check their Featured Deals page…
If you are a regular Amazon shopper and you happen to want one of the accessories participating in this promotion, you can get a pretty good deal. The promotion is this: if you purchase one of these Camera Accessories (30 options from Manfrotto, Nanuk, Lowepro, Tiffen), sold and shipped by Amazon itself, then you will receive this bonus: a $50 promotional credit added to your Amazon account 30 days after your order ships. The $50 promotional credit is good for one year after your purchase.
The lowest priced items (as of the time of writing) are the Lowepro Photo Sport 200 All Weather Camera Pack (price $100~) and the Lowepro Flipside 400 AW Pro DSLR Camera Backpack ($103). The highest price is $300. Most are under $200.
If you happen to need one of those accessories, this is a pretty good deal. This is a limited time offer, but an expiration date is not mentioned. Make sure this promotion is mentioned under the Special Offers section of an item before making a purchase (annotated screenshot crop of an example below):
If you like to try out different camera bags, Adorama has a sale on the 24/7 Traffic Collection, with six options, with prices ranging from $23 to $57, with free shipping. They have different types and as usual, check insides and dimensions.
Fry’s posted their weekly promo code offers for the week of November 15 through 21 in 2015. These are good when you use the unique promo code found in your Fry’s individual email newsletter subscription. It is free to sign-up… Of potential camera and photo interest:
+ Sony Cybershot W710 P&S for $60 (limit 1; in-store only)
+ back like a Seinfeld rerun, refurbished Panasonic ZS35 compact-zoom with case and card for $98 (limit 1)
+ Vivitar HD action cam for $28 (limit 1; in-store only)
+ VANGUARD ESPOD CX 203AGH 61″ MAX HEIGHT. PISTOL for $40 after $10 MIR (limit 1)
+ Lowepro TAHOE BP 150AW SLR BackPack Padded – Black for $50 (limit 1)
+ 64GB Toshiba microSD with SD adapter for $20 (limit 2; in-store only)
+ 4pk Sony AA Stamina rechargeables for $9 (limit 2; in-store only)
+ 4pk Tenergy AA single-use for $0.29 (limit 10)
+ various tech and storage options as usual
This daily deal expired… For more action, check their Featured Deals page…
And now we have the return of the $5 Gadget, in fact, the items in this offer range from $1 to $9 each when you use coupon code NOVDECSALE at the Adorama Clearance Sale. The clearance is organized by after-coupon price, so you can check all the $1 or $2 or $3 or … $9 items. The prices you see there drop to their after-coupon prices after you enter the coupon during checkout.
Think of this as a virtual thrift store sale. A lot of items are manufacturer branded, for example, cases/bags for older P&S digital cameras, straps, cables, filters, and other small things. Lots of camera cases, maybe about half of the items offered.
We go high and low today, from a $8 Tiffen kit to a $700 tripod, the Gitzo GT2542T Series 2 Traveler 6x Carbon Fiber 4-Section Tripod is on sale for $700 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. No coupons/rebates needed.
Single figures action now, the Tiffen 43mm Close-Up Lens Set (+7, +10) is on sale for $8 with free shipping at B&H Photo.
If you are comfortable buying used lens filters, B&H Photo currently has an inventory of 1150 Used Lens Filters. You can filter by manufacturer, condition, filter type and price range among many other options.
We return to the Planet of The Tripods where the Induro AKP1 Adventure Series Tripod with 3-Way Pan Head Kit is on sale for $89 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. Offer ends 11/12/15 or earlier if sold out.
Back to B&H Photo where they are offering the Manfrotto MVK502AQ Spreaderless Video Tripod with MVH502A Fluid Head for $230 with free expedited shipping. Offer ends 11/12/15 or earlier if sold out.
Meanwhile, B&H’s Deal Zone Anniversary sales end tonight (Tuesday 11:59pm ET).
This may be a candidate for double duty. Not only for its intended purpose, but also as a prop for 50s-homage low-budget scifi short films 🙂 The Axler Nimbus Dual-Axis Mechanical Stabilizer is on sale for $300 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.
And now, we have a new blockbuster edition of the “Bag The Bags” franchise, Episode VII – not yet owned by Disney 😉 First we have the new ones, and then we have the “survivors” from previous round-ups… Some of the B&H offers expire 11/10/15 PM (part of their 2-Day Sale)… Free shipping below unless otherwise indicated (makes it more readable), with the exception of Amazon, where free shipping is with a $35+ order or a Prime membership…
New Camera Bag Offers
+ AmazonBasics Fixed Zoom/Compact System Camera Case at Amazon for $11 (limit 3)
+ Manfrotto Stile Collection: Bella V Shoulder Bag (Black) at B&H for $20
+ Lowepro Passport Messenger Shoulder Bag for Compact Cameras at Adorama for $20
+ AmazonBasics Sling Backpack for SLR Cameras at Amazon for $23
+ Lowepro Pro Runner 200 AW Backpack (Black and Pine Green) at B&H for $30
+ Ruggard Fabric Camera Rain Cover at B&H for $30
+ Tamrac 5546 Adventure 6 Backpack (Grey) at B&H for $45
+ Timbuk2 Snoop Camera Messenger Bag 2014, Small, Cordura Black at Adorama for $50
+ Pacsafe Camsafe V16 Anti-theft Camera Slingpack at Adorama for $60
+ Tenba ProDigital 2.0 Small Messenger Satchel at Adorama for $60
+ Gura Gear Chobe 19-24L Shoulder Bag Kit (Black) at B&H for $140
+ Gura Gear Kiboko 22L+ Backpack (Black) at B&H for $149
+ Manfrotto Travel Backpack + BeFree Travel Tripod Bundle, model MKBFRA4-BH, at Adorama, for $200 after $50 mail-in rebate
Camera Bag Offers Continuing From Previous Posts
+ Lowepro Edit 100 camera bag at Adorama for $7
+ Lowepro Nova Sport 35L AW Shoulder Bag at Adorama for $15
+ Manfrotto Bella III charcoal/brown at B&H for $15
+ Ape Case ACPROLC18 Professional Large Lens Case at Amazon for $23
+ Case Logic SLRC-201 SLR Zoom Holster (Black) at Amazon for $25
From the Planet of the Tripods, the Manfrotto MK293A3-D3Q2 Aluminum Tripod with 3-Way Pan/Tilt Head is on sale for $110 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo as one of their 58 Deal Zone Anniversary Sales ending at the end of day on Tuesday 11/10/15.
PS1: speaking of Tuesday 11/10/15, there is another T-Mobile Uncarrier event!
PS2: other things equal, a new “Bag the Bags” round-up should get posted by the end of day tonight… UPDATE: it has now been posted!…
This daily deal expired… For more action, check the B&H Featured Deals…