Free Profoto Air Remote with B1 or B2 kit

Adorama is offering a FREE Profoto Air Remote (you have to manually add it from a choice of four options) when you purchase one of these Profoto B1 or B2 kits. The free choices are Canon, Nikon, Sony or Transmitter.

To get the freebie, you must manually expand the yellow “Special Offer” section on an eligible Profoto B1 or B2 kit, and select one of the four freebies. Here’s a screenshot of what you should be seeing:

(ENDED) Metz MZ 36352OPL 36 AF-5 4/3rds TTL Flash for $126

This lightning deal expired… In the Gold Box good until 2:35pm ET (or earlier if sold out) is the Metz MZ 36352OPL 36 AF-5 4/3rds TTL Flash Mode for Digital Olympus/Pana/Leica Cameras going for
$126~ with free shipping, sold and shipped by Amazon herself. The price before the sale was $140 last night when I posted the Lightning Deals schedule.

Studio Sale featuring Flashpoint, Kipon, Glow, H&A, Etc

Adorama has launched a brand new “secret” Studio Sale featuring studio-related products from various brands including Flashpoint (lightning, flashes), Kipon (adapters), 3Pod (tripods), Glow (lighting kits), 24/7 bags, ProOptic filters, Belle Drape backgrounds, and more. A total of 53 products are participating, too many to list here individually.

Canon Speedlite 430EX III-RT Flash with Extras for $249

We are breaking the stream of pre-orders with a bundle! The Canon Speedlite 430EX III-RT Flash is bundled with three free extras at Adorama for $249 with free expedited shipping. The three free extras are:

1) Flashpoint Mini Soft Box Diffuser for Shoe Mount Flashes
2) Power2000 4-slot charger with four 2000mah recharbable AA batteries
3) Flashpoint TTL-Off Camera Flash Cord

Flashpoint DV DSLR Matte Box Pro Complete Bundle for $120 + $10~ S&H

Another one of the 48 hour sale offers, it is the “Flashpoint DV DSLR Matte Box Pro Complete Bundle w/ 15mm Swing-away Arm, Top French Flags & Side Wings, Rubber Donut, Filter Stage and Filter Tray” going for $120 plus shipping at Adorama. The slowest shipping method ranges between $9 to $11 for the three test zipcodes I use (East, West, in-between the coasts).

Speaking of Flashpoint products, the Flashpoint Speedlite Partner is on sale for $24 with free shipping. This is an LED light that attaches on top of the actual flash. The hot-shoe mount flash is not included (it is in the pictures to show how it mounts).

LimoStudio Photo Video Studio 2400 Watt Softbox Continuous Light Kit with Overhead Head Light Boom Kit for $88

I just caught a “live fish” in today’s Lightning Deals of the Amazon Gold Box, good until 10:44pm ET, you can get the LimoStudio Photo Video Studio 2400 Watt Softbox Continuous Light Kit with Overhead Head Light Boom Kit, AGG891 for $88 wiht free shipping (the price before the sale began was $120 last night). Non-Prime members can buy it beginning at 5:14pm ET today.

Profoto B1 500 AirTTL + OCF Speedring + Beauty Dish for $2095

Lighting action now, not lightning, a common typo around these parts 🙂 The Profoto B1 500 AirTTL battery-powered monolight is bundled with two free Profoto items, an off-camera flash speedring, and a 24-inch OCF beauty ring with deflector plate, all together going for $2095 with free shipping at Adorama.

Speaking of Adorama, they have 1400+ Free Overnight Shipping offers (limited time), along with their various Holiday Specials.

16pk Philips A19 LED Light Bulb 60W-equivalent for $25

On the utilitarian lighting front, the sale is back, the 16-pack of Philips LED 60W-equivalent A19 light bulbs is on sale again for $25 at Amazon by Amazon itself with a limit of up to 30 sets per customer… Meanwhile the Soft White 16-packs remains around $32… The usual free shipping terms apply… This deal too surfaced while updating the Holidays Situation Room

Flashpoint StreakLight 360 Ws Flash with Blast Power Pack for $280

Ooops, I forgot to check this earlier, the latest Adorama daily deal is the Flashpoint StreakLight 360 Ws Flash with Blast Power Pack for $280 with free shipping. This includes the flash, the power pack, and a wireless commander set… Optionally when you expand the “Special Offer” yellow section, you can get combined purchase discounts if you buy it together with select other products… The sale ends 12pm ET on Monday (unless it sells out before or it gets extended for longer)… UPDATE: it continues as of Monday PM re-check…

(ENDED) Ends 7pm ET: Dracast LED500 Silver Series Bi-Color LED Light with Dual NP-F Battery Plate for $199

This flash sale expired…

META UPDATE: And we are back after the post-Black-Cyber weekend! The “Situation Room” will morph into a “Holiday Shopping season” situation room and continue until 12/31/16. I will post a separate alert after that is converted as I will also do a full refresh and prune of the expired promotions.

Continue reading “(ENDED) Ends 7pm ET: Dracast LED500 Silver Series Bi-Color LED Light with Dual NP-F Battery Plate for $199”

Flashpoint StreakLight 360 Ws Flash TTL with the BP-960 Power Pack for $350 (C/N)

Thunderbolt and Lightning was once most famous for being part of a Bohemian Rhapsody. Now it has been reduced to computer and phone connector names. * insert some kind of segue * and now we are talking about Lighting! Adorama is bundling the Flashpoint StreakLight 360 Ws Flash TTL with the BP-960 Power Pack for $350 with free shipping in your choice of Canon version or Nikon version… Optionally, when you expand the yellow “Special Offers” area, there are combined purchase discounts if you want to purchase additional Flashpoint products… These two are part of their Cyber specials

16pk Philips LED 60W-Equivalent Soft White A19 Light bulbs for $32 [updated]

Photography needs light, and sometimes regular light bulbs are the only lighting option available. Or something like that.

The “Soft White” offer continues, a 16-pack of Philips LED light bulbs, 60W equivalent, are on sale for $32~ at Amazon by Amazon itself. This makes it around $2 per light bulb (I didn’t even need to use a calculator for the complex math!).

The “Daylight” offer expired: Which brings us to a pretty good LED deal, a 16-pack of Philips LED Daylight light bulbs, 60W equivalent, are on sale for $24.56 at Amazon by Amazon itself. It comes out to around $1.54 per light bulb, which beats the Home Depot 4pk for $9 ($2.25 per bulb). These are A19, with 800 lumens. Only the Daylight is discounted thusly.

The usual free shipping terms apply, Prime or with a $49+ order, or $25+ in books.

Speaking of books, coupon code HOLIDAYBOOK gets you $10 off an order of $25+ in printed books sold and shipped by Amazon itself until Monday at 3am ET. This is a great opportunity to get books that are rarely discounted or have the same price elsewhere, or books that you would consider too expensive to buy under normal circumstances (eg the illustrated Game Of Thrones Book #1).

Flashpoint XPLOR 600 TTL Black Fiday Exclusive Kit with FREE Transmitter (C/N/A) for $1000

It looks like this is offer continuing until Cyber Monday perhaps, Adorama is offering the Flashpoint XPLOR 600 TTL Black Fiday Exclusive Kit for $1000 with free expedited shipping. It includes a Monolight (Bowens mount), Extension Head 600Ws, AC Adapter unit, 10′ C Stand, 28″ softbox, and ring adapter.

But wait, there’s more! When you expand the yellow “Special Offer” area, you can see options to add a FREE transmitter for your system of choice (Canon or Nikon or Sony). Here’s a screenshot of that:

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