Preorder new Fuji 50x AA-powered superzooms (S9900W, S9800)

If you are fond of AA-powered cameras and 50x optical zoom OIS cameras (24-1200mm eq.), Fuji announced two new models today, the S9900W (W for wireless) and the S9800, with 16mp 1/2.3″ sensors and such. They are available for pre-order for $350 and $330 respectively at B&H Photo and Adorama and Amazon.

Preorder new Fuji X-A2 w/16-50 f3.5-5.6 II for $550

We have a new mirrorless camera in 2015, Fuji continues to pay attention to the first time buyers with the new X-A2 camera with the new 16-50mm f3.5-5.6 II lens. This kit is available in orange or silver/black or white for $550, with pre-orders accepted at Amazon and B&H Photo and Adorama.

Preorder new Fuji XQ2 compact with RAW for $400

The compact with RAW party continues from Fuji with their brand new 12mp 2/3″ Fuji XQ2, available in black or silver color schemes, with a pre-order price of $400 at Adorama. The pre-order price at Amazon is $500 and likely an error/typo because the official press release price is $400. There is no price listed yet at B&H Photo… If you want to see how this fits in the grand scheme of fixed lens camera prices, check the Fixed Lens Cameras Price Chart.

In-stock at B&H: Fuji 50-140, Ricoh Theta, Atomos Shogun 4K

New in-stock arrivals at B&H Photo, the Fuji 50-140mm f2.8 R OIS WR for $1600, the Ricoh Theta m15 in-stock for $300 in two of the four colors, the Atomos Shogun 4K HDMI/12G-SDI Recorder and 7″ Monitor in-stock for $2000.

Fujifilm Instax Mini 90 Neo Classic Instant Film Camera for $147

The Fujifilm Instax Mini 90 Neo Classic Instant Film Camera is now on sale for $147 with free shipping, with a limit of two per customer, at Amazon by Amazon itself. This is a film camera!

Fuji XF1 red drops further to $125 (limit 2)

The compact with RAW Fuji XF1, in the red color scheme, is down again, going for $125 (was $131) with free shipping, with a limit of two per customer, at Amazon by Amazon herself. (for competitive price range reference, check the Fixed Lens Camera Price Charts)… Price updated 1/7/15 at 12:17am ET

Pre-order new Fuji 16-55mm f2.8 R LM WR XF for $1200

On the Fuji X system front, the 16-55mm f2.8 R LM WR XF lens is available for pre-order for $1200 at B&H Photo and Amazon.

Refurbished Fuji S4830 superzoom (30x) for $80 w/free S&H

The refurbished Fuji S4830 superzoom (30x optical), one of many Fuji superzooms, is available for $80 with free shipping at NewEggFlash, NewEgg’s Groupon-competitor type of a website. Offer ends 1/8/15 or earlier if sold out.

(ENDED) Friday: Fuji S9250 superzoom w/bag and 8GB SD for $130

This daily deal expired… The Best Buy Deal of the Day for Friday 1/2/15 is the Fuji S9250 superzoom with a camera case and 8GB SD card for $130 with free shipping. In parallel, there is a sale on the orange Samsung EVO microSD cards with full SD adapter included, the 32GB for $13, the 64GB for $27, the 16GB for $8.

(GONE) Fuji X-A1 blue w/16-50 & 50-230mm for $450

As of a 12/31/14, this is gone again… It is back in-stock, the blue Fuji X-A1 with the 16-50mm and 50-230mm lenses and 4% promotional rewards is going for $450 with free shipping at Adorama.

Fuji XF1 red for $147 (was as low as $129 earlier)

Thanks to one of our readers for the email alert! The red Fuji XF1 is currently going for $147 with free shipping at Amazon by Amazon itself with a limit of two. Earlier in the day, it was going for $129.

Fuji X100T stock update: more places in-stock (also new-other for $1200)

After nearly two weeks, we finally updated the Fuji X100T stock status page. Even more retailers now have the camera in-stock for its starting price of $1300 including Amazon itself and B&H Photo. Of the ones that have it in-stock, Adorama leads the bonus items with 4% promotional rewards (= $52). Of the well-known reputable online dealers, OneCall’s eBay store has some silver bodies in New-Other condition for $1200. The big picture at the Fuji X100T stock status page.

Fuji X-E1 with 18-55mm for $700

If you also need a zoom lens, the Fuji X-E1 with the 18-55mm lens is available in either black or silver for $700 with free shipping at B&H Photo. The lens goes for $600+ on its own, so this offer may also be of interest if you are interested in the 18-55mm lens. You are essentially getting an extra camera body for a few extra dollars.

Fuji X-E1 body only (silver) for $440 [corrected link]

The silver Fuji X-E1 body only is currently going for $440 with free shipping and 4% promotional rewards at Adorama [corrected link]. Or for $40 more, you can get a bundle with extra accessories (3rd-party battery, 32GB Transcend, holster case, memory card case).

2pk 64GB Lexar 1066x UDMA7 CompactFlash for $230

B&H Photo is offering the 2pk of 64GB Lexar 1066x UDMA7 CompactFlash cards for $230 with free shipping as part of a Lexar sale over there.

Speaking of B&H, they now have both both Fuji X100T kits in-stock for $1300, along with the hand grip for $130. Interesting that Fuji priced the hand grip to be 10% of the price of the camera.

Buy select Fuji X body onlies and add 18mm f2 for $225 more

If you are interested in getting a Fuji X system camera body (X-E1 or X-M1 or X-Pro1) and you are also interested in the Fuji 18mm f2 prime lens, you can buy it together, in the same shopping cart, with the X camera body, and pay only $225 more for the 18mm f2 lens. This is because of a $300 combined purchase promotion. The price of the lens may change on its own. No expiration date is mentioned.

Fuji XQ1 silver drips to $260

If you have a near-term interest in the silver Fuji XQ1 compact avec RAW, it is currently on sale for $260 with free S&H at B&H Photo and Amazon by Amazon itself (limit 2).

Fuji X100T In-Stock for $1300 with either 4% rewards or free case

After a week, we just updated the Fuji X100T stock status page and we have some good news for the T-hunters! The camera is in-stock at major retailers, and we have the first wave of promotional freebies. Adorama has both the black X100T and silver X100T in-stock for $1300 with 4% promotional rewards. 4% of that is $52, which you can use on future purchases. Meanwhile Samy’s Camera is offering a free case… B&H Photo has the silver in-stock but no freebies at the moment… Check the Fuji X100T stock status page for the latest situation.

(ENDED) Fuji X-A1 (blue) two-lens kit drops to $450

As of a 12/15/14 at 4:37pm ET, this promotion expired and the price went up to MSRP levels… If you or anyone you know likes (or at least does not hate) blue cameras, we have another $50 discount on the blue Fuji X-A1 two-lens bundle at Adorama, you can now get it for $450 with free shipping: the X-A1 with 16-50mm and 50-230mm lenses, a free camera bag, a 16GB Toshiba SDHC, and 4% promotional rewards (=$18). Only the blue kit is discounted in this fashion.

In-stock nao: Fuji XF 50-140mm f2.8 R LM OIS WR for $1600

The tall ships from Japan did not just bring in Fuji apples, they also brought in the new Fuji XF 50-140mm f2.8 R LM OIS WR lens, in-stock now for $1600 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.

PS: Fuji apple imports from Japan are probably not fruitologically accurate 🙂

Fuji X-T1 EC-XT Extended Eye Cup for $15

We are hunting high and low! Now to a $15 accessory, the Fujifilm X-T1 EC-XT Extended Eye Cup is on sale for $15 at Amazon by Amazon itself (limit 3) and B&H Photo. Neither offers unconditional free shipping. At B&H, you need an order of $49 or more. At Amazon, you either need to be a Prime member or place an order of $35 or more.

Speaking of Prime memberships, the 32GB Amazon Fire Phone is on sale again, this time $230, unlocked, no-contract, and comes with a one year of Prime membership ($100 actual value), which can also be used to extend an existing Prime membership. [it was on sale for $200 during Black Friday weekend, then went up, now it is down again].

New Fuji X100T supplies at $1300

We just updated the Fuji X100T stock status page. While some retailers sold out, there are new supplies, including B&H Photo having the silver in-stock for $1300… Of the used options we previously mentioned, the only one that remains is the black for $1208 by Amazon Warehouse Deals.

Fuji X-A1 with 16-50 & 50-230 & extras for $500

Adorama is offering this limited time bundle for $500 with free shipping: the blue Fuji X-A1 with the 16-50mm and 50-230mm lenses and free 16GB Toshiba SD card and 4% promotional rewards (= $20). Simply add to cart and checkout!… This combination is available for the same price but without the free SD and 4% promotional rewards at Amazon by Amazon herself.

Used Fuji X100T for $1200 (new condition in-stock for $1300 at some)

We just updated the Fuji X100T Stock Tracking page and this is the current situation:

+ major retailers (Amazon itself, B&H, Adorama) are still out of stock
+ however other retailers have it in-stock for $1300, eg Onecall

If you are comfortable with used cameras and all the trade-offs that they entail, you can get the camera right now, going for around $1200 in the black at Amazon Warehouse Deals ($1200 by Cardinal Camera, $1208 by Amazon herself), and for $1208 in silver at Amazon Warehouse Deals ($1208 by Amazon itself)

Fuji X100S black with 32GB SDHC & Lowerpro bag for $850

The Fuji X100S with free flash offer ended at Adorama, but if you missed it and still want to get the black Fuji X100S for $850, you can get it at B&H Photo with a free 32GB Sandisk Ultra SDHC and Lowepro Shoulder bag. No free flash.

Fuji X100T harder to find, but still in-stock for $1300 from reputable sellers

We just updated the Fuji X100T stock status page. The camera is harder to find since our previous update (some of the major retailers are still out of stock), however, you can still find it in-stock from reputable + authorized dealers, for example, the silver is going for $1300 from OneCall (the online version of Huppin’s store in the State of Washington).

PS: for a summary of the latest deals and offers, check the Cyber Monday Situation Room.

(ENDED) Starts Tue 10:50am ET: red Fuji XF1 lightning deal

This lightning deal expired. It had been offered for $150… Mark your calendars, set your alarm clocks! According to the Amazon Lightning Deals schedule, starting at 10:50am ET for Prime members and 11:20am ET for non-Prime members there is going to be a lightning deal sale on the red Fuji XF1 compact with RAW. The price before the sale is $200. The sale price will be revealed at Amazon at 10:50am ET on Tuesday 12/2/14. Enough time to read reviews and forums and decide 🙂

(SOLD OUT) Fuji X100S with EF-20 flash drops to $850

This is sold out and cannot be ordered as of a 12/3/14 recheck… We have another price drop on the Fuji X100S! You can get it for $850, with 4% promotional rewards and a free Fuji EF-20 flash automatically included at Adorama… Meanwhile the price also dropped to $850 at B&H Photo (no free flash but free 32GB SDHC and Lowepro).

(ENDED) Fuji X100T for $1160 (imported)

This limited time offer expired… For future updates, check the Fuji X100T stock status page…

We finally updated the Fuji X100T stock status page and there is an interesting development, the camera is on sale for $1160 with free shipping by DigitalRev. The camera does not come with a Fuji USA warranty but DigitalRev offers what they call a Local Warranty where they either pay for the repairs or you send the camera to their global repair service center. The normal X100T price is $1300. There is a countdown on the sale at DigitalRev, if my time math is correct, it should expire by 12/1/14 at 11:59pm eastern.

(OLDER POST) Fuji X100S black with free EF-20 flash drops to $888

A newer blog-post has a better price… The black Fuji X100S with free EF-20 flash was going for $1000 when we started our Deals Summary but as of the time of writing, the price has dropped to $888 with free shipping at Adorama (with the free EF-20 flash) and $900+ at Amazon (no free flash).

Imported Fuji X100S for $685 (Gray Market)

If you are comfortable buying imported (grey market = no manufacturer USA warranty) digital cameras, the Fuji X100S can be yours for $685 with free shipping at Abe’s of Maine using coupon code LOYALTY15 ($15 off). Again, this is an imported model, you don’t get a Fuji USA warranty. If you are not sure what this means, do not buy.

(ENDED) Thur Lightning Deals: Tamron 70-300/4-5.6, Roki 85/1.5, Fuji S8200, etc

At this point in time, the lightning deals are pretty much happening on a round the clock basis at the Amazon Camera & Photo Lightning Deals… Expired highlights for Thursday after the jump…

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(OLDER POST) Fuji X100S black with EF-20 flash for $1000

This is an older post… Big Sensor Prime action. The black Fuji X100S with the Fuji EF-200 flash included for free is offered for $1000 with free expedited shipping and 4% promotional rewards (= $40) at Adorama. The free flash offer is mentioned right below the price on the right side of the page. No coupon needed.

Fuji X100T in-stock at more places, including Amazon itself

We just updated the Fuji X100T stock status page and we have good news, the camera continues to be in-stock at multiple retailers, and now, Amazon itself has it in-stock along with Beach Camera and many others. Check the aforelinked stock status tracking page for more details.

More retailers have the Fuji X100T in-stock for $1300

Some of the first wave Fuji X100T retailers sold out, but there is a new wave of retailers that have it in-stock! I just updated the Fuji X100T stock status page with the latest details. As usual, there is a “Latest Updated” timestamp. The page is manually updated, so the further away you are from the timestamp, the higher the chances that things may change.

Fuji X100T starting to ship for $1300 from US sellers [updated]

UPDATE: the black Fuji X100T is now in-stock at some places for $1300 including Kenmore Camera (eBay) and Amazon (via 3rd parties)… For more, check the Fuji X100T Stock Status page (now HTML only, no widgets!)

The Fuji X100T is arriving before our eyes! We just updated the Fuji X100T Stock Status page and the silver version of the camera is in-stock and shipping for $1300 at Best Buy… As usual with new releases, there may be some initial bumps… Please note I can’t stay all night updating the page, so for the latest updates, you can do DIY-checks using the links in the Fuji X100T Stock Status page.

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Fujifilm Instax Mini 8 Instant Film Camera (Yellow) for $62 (limit 2)

In a world dominated by digital, instant film still lives! It even goes on sale! The Fujifilm Instax Mini 8 Instant Film Camera (Yellow) is on sale for around $62 with free shipping, with a limit of two per customer, at Amazon by Amazon herself… Now when are they going to put this instant camera’s innards inside a Fuji X-T1 body? 🙂 [joke!]

Wedn only: Fuji S4830 superzoom with extras for $120

At the bottom of the pile of the Best Buy Daily Deals for Wednesday 11/12/14 there is a Fuji S4830 superzoom bundle offered for $120 with free shipping. It is the camera kit plus a Fuji camera case and a Fuji 8GB memory card.

Frys In-Store Specials with Personal Promo Codes

In recent weeks, Fry’s is trying a new digital-analog strategy to get people to shop at their stores. People subscribed to their email newsletters are receiving unique (personal) promo codes by email. They can use those promo codes at the Fry’s brick and mortar stores to purchase select items at a discount. They can only be used in-store, not at their website. The email that just came out today, a weekend 4-day sale, includes the following items of Camera and Photo interest:

+ Canon Pixma MX532 for $50
+ 100pk 4×6 inch Canon photo paper for $5 (limit 2)
+ Fuji JX500P pink P&S camera for $50
+ pay $20, get $25 iTunes Gift Card (limit 2; 25% discount)
+ 512GB Samsung 850 Pro SSD for $300 (goes for $360 at Amazon)
+ limit 1 of each item unless otherwise indicated

Fuji X100T Stock Status Tracker launched (in-stock from DigitalRev)

We are about a week away from the Fuji X100T getting officially released, so this was a good time to launch our first WordPress-era Stock Status tracker page! This is done with HTML, no more Javascript widgets like we used in the previous generation of Stock Status pages. You can find this at the main blog, here is the permalink of the Fuji X100T stock status tracker… You can also find a link to the active stock status pages (currently only this one) in the right sidebar of this blog over there —->

And as of this update, the silver version of the Fuji X100T is in-stock for $1300 by DigitalRev.

New arrivals at B&H: Canon G7x, Pana LX100, 35-100/4-5.6, GoPros, Leicas

If you are a B&H Photo fan or have Gift Cards waiting to be spent, they have the following new camera gear in-stock and ready for shipping:

+ Canon G7 X for $700
+ Panasonic LX100 for $900
+ Panasonic 35-100mm f4-5.6 M43 lens for $400
+ GoPro Hero4 Black for $500
+ GoPro Hero4 Silver for $400
+ Leica X-E (Type 102) silver for $1800
+ Leica V-Lux (Type 114) for $1350
+ BlackMagic Design URSA 4k (Canon EF) for $6000
+ Fuji X30 (both colors) for $600

Fuji S6800 superzoom for $130

Fuji makes a lot of superzoom digital cameras. One of them is the Finepix S6300 superzoom and it is one of the featured deals at the Staples website going for $130 with free ship-to-store or free shipping (for Rewards members). They don’t have this in their stores, only on their website.

Refurbished camera sale at Woot Plus: Sony a3000 w/18-55 for $255 [also Gitzo, Manfrotto]

Woot Plus has a refurbished camera sale featuring mostly old and refurbished cameras, including the refurb Sony NEX-3 with 18-55 for $240, refurb Sony a3000 w/18-55 for $250 (limit 1) – note that it currently goes for $300 in new condition at Amazon (limit 2) – refurbished Fuji S4830 superzoom for $80, and a few other superzooms and P&S cameras (Samsung, Sony, Pentax, Fuji, JVC). They also feature Gitzo and Manfrotto tripods and camera bags and Monster brand memory cards (Dr. Dre not included!), and these are new condition. Shipping is $5 flat regardless of how many you buy. Promotion ends on 11/1/14 at 12am CT (I don’t know if they mean 11:59pm or 12:01am) or earlier for any items that sell out.

Fuji Instant Savings at B&H Photo with freebies/rewards (X-System, X100S)

The new round of Fuji Instant Savings for both their X System and their X100S “Big Sensor Prime” have arrived at B&H Photo, you can find them all nicely organized in a single page. Some of them come with free extras, some of them come with 4% promotional rewards, and all of them get free expedited shipping.

New Fuji X Instant Savings on Cameras and Lenses

Fuji has a new round of Instant Savings (no mail-in rebates) running between October 26 until November 29 in 2014. It includes both cameras (X-T1, X-Pro1, X-E1, X-M1) and some lenses. You can see all available options at the nicely organized Fuji Instant Savings page at Adorama.

Fuji X100S with free EF-20 flash for $1100

Adorama is offering the black Fuji X100S with a free EF-20 flash along with 4% promotional rewards (= $44) and free 2-day shipping for $1100 total. No rebate, no coupon. Just add to cart and checkout.

Fuji X100S with extras and 4% rewards for $1100

A recent price drop has the Fuji X100S Big Sensor Prime down to $1100 with free shipping and 4% promotional rewards ( = $44) and free 32GB Ultra SDHC and free Shoulder bag at B&H Photo. Orders will be processed on 10/19/14+.

Fuji 35mm f1.4 XF R for $540

The Fuji 35mm f1.4 XF R X-System lens is currently on sale for $540 with free shipping at B&H Photo. Please note B&H is closed for the Succos Holiday and will re-open on 10/19/14.