(ENDED) Friday Daily Deals: refurb Olympus 40-150 f4-5.6 R, Yongnuo YN468-IIC Flash, Promaster, CowboyStudio, Etc

These lighting deals expired… For future ones in the future, check the Amazon Gold Box and Camera & Photo page

Book week heats up on Friday with over 500 printed books scheduled to cycle through the Book Lightning Deals. Due to time constraints I cannot check these ahead of time, so it is a DIY adventure if interested…


+ all the Amazon Gold Box lightning deals
+ Cameras Only: Old School or New School
+ Electronics: Old School or New School
+ “Old School” are the old Widget-style; “New School” is the Gold Box links (I am trying to find links that work on all mobile devices)
+ summary of all the Prime Benefits


+ starts 4:15am ET: Photoolex T720C 2.4G Wireless Remote Control for Canon (price before sale $30)

+ starts 6:40am ET: Alture Photo DSLR Backpack (price before sale $70)

+ there is a 12 hour gap here between AM and PM

+ starts 6:40pm ET: Fding 8 Inch 1024×600 LED Digital Photo Frame (price before sale $56)

+ starts 6:45pm ET: certified refurbished Olympus M.ZUIKO 40-150mm F4.0-5.6 R (price before sale $185)
+ this is only offered by a 3rd-party seller fulfilled by Amazon
+ the new condition price is $200

+ starts 8:15pm ET: Yongnuo YN468-IIC-USA E-TTL Speedlite Flash for Canon, GN33, LCD Display, US Warranty (Black) (price before sale $100)

+ starts 8:25pm ET: CowboyStudio 220 Watt Photography Studio Monolight Flash Lighting Kit – 2 Studio Flash/Strobe, 2 Softboxes, 1 Background Support System, Black & White Muslin Backdrops and Carry Case (price before sale $186)

+ starts 8:35pm ET: Promaster 77mm Variable Neutral Density Filter (price before sale $75)


+ Lenovo ThinkPad X1 CARBON (i7-5600U, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, HD 5500, 14″ WQHD (2560×1440) IPS, TPM 1.2, Backlit, Win 8.1 PRO) for $1150

+ DEWALT DCD785C2 20V MAX Lithium Ion Compact 1.5 Ah Hammer Drill/Driver Kit with DWST08130 ToughSystem Suitcase for $150 (limit 5)

+ Fluke 323 True-RMS Clamp Meter for $90
+ Fluke Fluke-174 True Rms Multimeter for $175

+ end by Saturday 3am ET (or earlier if sold out)


+ NEW additions are added at the bottom of this segment throughout the day (when available/possible)
+ 4pk XCSOURCE Neoprene Lens Bags (four different sizes included) for $11
+ Fujifilm INSTAX Wide 300 Instant Film Camera for $85
+ AmazonBasics Electronic Flash for DSLRs for $28
+ 12pk AmazonBasics Rechargeable AAA batteries for $13
+ Logitech M570 Wireless Trackball for $28
+ Logitech Wireless Solar Keyboard K750 for $47
+ Six Month Prime Student Free Trial (must be eligible for “Prime Student”)
+ Battlestar Galactica Complete Series on BluRay for $36 (UK Import but it is not region locked – see reviews)
+ 100pk AmazonBasics single-use AA batteries for $24
+ Mad Max: Fury Road /Fury Road Black & Chrome Double Feature BluRay (price before sale $14.55)
+ 34-Inch Screen LG LED-lit Monitor (34UC87M-B) for $673~
+ ASUS K501UW-AB78 15.6-inch Full-HD Gaming Laptop (Intel Core i7, GTX 960M, 8GB DDR4, 512GB SSD) for $799
+ 12pk Health Warrior Protein Bar Dark Chocolate Coconut Sea Salt for $13~ (less with Subscribe-n-Save) – PRO TIP: do not give these to models before the photoshoot – the chia seeds will ruin their smile 🙂
+ 3 lbs of Wonderful Pistachios (Salt and Pepper) for $17 (Prime only)
+ 8pk AmazonBasics 9V single-use batteries for $10 (or $9.50 with Subscribe and Save; ADD-ON item)
+ Office 365 Personal 1-Year Subscription for $51 (limit 3)
+ 100pk Twinings Earl Grey Tea Bags for $10~ (Jean Luc Picard NOT included)
+ 48pk AmazonBasics single-use AA batteries for $12.50 (or less with Subscribe-n-Save)
+ 6pk TCP A19 60W-equivalent LED light bulbs for $12 (Daylight or Soft White)
+ 8pk AmazonBasics AAAA (four A) single-use batteries for $4.50 (Add-ON item)
+ UE BOOM 2 Phantom Wireless Mobile Bluetooth Speaker for $107 (limit 3)
+ “Wildlife Spectacles: Mass Migrations, Mating Rituals, and Other Fascinating Animal Behaviors” hardcover book by Vladimir Dinets for $3.86 in physical printed book (not Add-On, so free S&H for Prime members), or $2 in Kindle et al
+ $250 Amazon Gift Card with Holiday Teddy Bear FREE for $250 (limit 3; don’t look now but we are already just ten months away from the Holidays!)
+ ASUS F556UA-AB54 NB laptop (15.6″, FHD, i5-7200U, 8GB DDR4, 256GB SSD, DVD burner, VGA, HDMI, Ethernet, various USBs, card reader, W10, etc) for $529
+ 64GB Samsung USB 3.0 Flash Drive Fit (MUF-64BB/AM) for $19 (limit 3) or 128GB for $35 (limit 3); these are the really tiny ones
+ 5-port MobiiLink Car USB Charger with Quick Charge 2.0 for $40 (not an Add-On item)
+ Veho Muvi K-Series K-2 NPNG Action Camera Kit for $140
+ GoPRO HERO5 Session and $45 Amazon Gift Card for $299
+ GoPRO HER05 BLACK and $60 Amazon Gift Card for $399
+ Canon MX492 Wireless All-IN-One Small Printer for $45 (Prime only)
+ Anker 10,000 mah Quick Charge 3.0 Portable Power Bank/Charger for $25
+ Philips Sonicare Essence Sonic Electric Rechargeable Toothbrush for $20 (limit 3)
+ Intel NUC Kit NUC6i3SYH BOXNUC6I3SYH Silver/Black for $235 (limit 4)
+ Timbuk2 Leader Pack for $50
+ 6ft Monoprice USB 2.0 extension cable (Male, Female) for $1.21 (not an Add-ON; no limits; PRIME ONLY)
+ Lenovo Yoga Book- FHD 10.1″ Android Tablet (2-in-1, Stylus, Halo virtual Keyboard included) with $100 Amazon Gift Card for $500 or $550 for the Windows version
+ Hamilton Beach 12-Cup Coffee Maker, Programmable BrewStation Dispensing Coffee Machine (47950) for $40
+ Taylor Precision Products Digital Minute/Second Timer for $3.67 (ADD-ON item)
+ Sling Blade (Bluray + Ultraviolet Digital HD for $5
+ Alexa Voice Orders Only, H&R Block 2016 Deluxe + State for $20
+ 8pk of Panasonic Eneloop AA 2000 mAh rechargeables, model BK-3MCCA8BA, under $16
+ Apple Earpods with Lightning Connector for $18 (PRIME ONLY; make sure Amazon itself is the seller to avoid fakes)
+ GHB Photo Studio Folding Portable Shooting Tent Kit LED Light with White and Black Background for $14
+ A Field Guide for Science Writers: The Official Guide of the National Association of Science Writers (2nd Edition; Kindle; 337 pages) for $3