Pre-order New Olympus 7-14/2.8, 8/1.8 PRO Lenses and E-M5 II LE body

Olympus has three new products in their Micro Four Thirds PRO world available for pre-order right now, two lenses and a new limited edition of the E-M5 II as follows:

+ 7-14mm f2.8 PRO M43rds lens for $1300 at Adorama and B&H Photo

+ 8mm f1.8 fisheye PRO M43rds lens for $1000 at Adorama and B&H Photo

+ E-M5 II Limited Edition body only for $1200 with August release estimate at Amazon and Adorama and B&H Photo

Join Vimeo Pro, Receive $150 B&H Photo Gift Card

Vimeo has a new subscriber promotion good until the end of day on May 17 in 2015. If you join Vimeo Pro, you will receive a $150 B&H Photo gift card as a bonus. Vimeo Pro is an annual subscription of $200 per year. Current Vimeo Pro subscribers are not eligible and Vimeo Plus members won’t receive prorated pricing. Terms and conditions at the bottom of that page in smaller print.

Pre-Order New Canon EF 50mm f1.8 STM for $125

Simple primes are getting some new gear love as well, Canon has ushered out their new EF 50mm f1.8 STM available for pre-order with a late May 2015 release estimate for $125 at Adorama and B&H Photo and Amazon by Amazon itself (limit 2).

PS: if you are shopping at Amazon, do not confuse the new STM lens with the previous 50mm f1.8 II non-STM that also goes for $125 now and is in-stock.

PS/2: you can find this and most other interesting/non-boring cameras and lenses announced in 2015 at the New Cameras of 2015 Tracking page.

Refurbished Nikon D7000 two lens kit for $500

More Nikon action at the eBay Deals where Beach Camera’s eBay store is offering the manufacturer refurbished Nikon D7000 two lens kit (18-55, 55-200, both non-VR) for $500 with free shipping, a 90 day Nikon warranty and a limit of five per buyer.

Speaking of eBay, NewEgg’s eBay store is offering the new condition 5TB SAMSUNG D3 Station (USB 3.0, 3.5″ Desktop External Hard Drive, model STSHX-D501TD) for $120 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer.

As with all eBay deals, they are limited time offers of unknown exact expiration time.

(ENDED) Tuesday Lightning Deals: Rokinon 12/2.8, Fat Gecko, Hubsan, Case Logic, etc

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

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48pk AmazonBasics AA Performance Alkalines (Single Use) for $13.50

If you are fond of the AmazonBasics brand and you need single-use non-rechargeable batteries, the 48pk of AmazonBasics AA Performance single-use alkaline batteries is going for $13.50. You can buy as many as you like. It comes out to about 28c per battery. Free shipping with Prime membership or with a $35+ qualifying order. These average 4.6 out of 5 with nearly 300 customer reviews.

Refurbished Nikon AW120 elementproof for $160

Back to the eBay deals where the orange manufacturer refurbished Nikon Coolpix AW120 elementproof is offered for $160 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer by eBay seller BestStopDeals (98.4%).

Speaking of eBay, Adorama’s eBay store is offering the new condition 250GB Samsung 850 EVO Internal SSD (2.5″ SATA III, model #MZ-75E250B/AM) for $98 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer.

Free Audio-Technica AT8024 with Canon 5DMk3, Nikon D750, D810, Sony a7r, a7s, Pana GH4

Video may have killed the radio star, but you can’t really have video without audio. With that as semi-unnecessary preface, here’s an audio + video sale. Adorama is bundling the Audio-Technica AT8024 Stereo/Mono Camera-Mount Microphone ($250 on its own) with these 11 digital camera kits (Canon 5D Mark III, Nikon D750, D810, Panasonic GH4, and Sony a7r and a7s).

Panasonic LX7 with $50 Gift Card and extras for $328

If of the various compacts avec RAWeaux (that’s RAW in faux-French) it is the black Panasonic LX7 the one you want, Adorama has a black LX7 bundle for $328 with free expedited shipping. For that, you get the standard LX7 kit, plus a $50 Adorama Gift Certificate, a 32GB Lexar SDHC card, a 16GB Patriot microSD card, and 4% promotional rewards (=$13~)

One Year of Amazon Prime + 32GB Unlocked Fire Phone for $190

It is back in-stock and ready to ship. The unlocked no-contract 32GB Amazon Fire Phone with One Year of Amazon Prime service is going for $190 at Amazon by Amazon itself (limit five per customer). The One Year of Prime is good for new members, but also good for existing members – it extends an existing Prime membership by 12 months. You can optionally use the phone on any GSM network but this is a no-contract phone, you can also just use it as a Wifi-only device.

128GB PNY USB 2.0 Flash Drive for $32 (64GB for $18) {no limits}

If you are looking for USB 2.0 flash drive storage by the pound, the 128GB PNY Attache USB 2.0 flash drive, model P-FD128ATT03-GE, is on sale for $32 at Amazon by Amazon herself, and you can buy as many as you like. This is not a lightning deal. The 64GB goes for $18, the 32GB for $10. They average 4.3/5 based on over 2000 reviews over there. Free 2-day shipping for Prime members or with a $35+ order for non-Prime members.

Speaking of Amazon, the latest Roku 3 with Voice Search is down to $94, while the first-gen Roku 3 goes for $84 or $73 as certified refurbished. Plenty of photography apps available for the Roku 3 and even more options with “invisible” channels and media servers like Plex and such.

Imported Nikon D810 body only for $2250

If you are comfortable with imported (grey market, no Nikon USA warranty) DSLRs, there’s more eBay Deals action, GetItDigital (99.6%) is offering the imported grey-market with seller warranty (not Nikon warranty) Nikon D810 body only for $2250 with free shipping, with a limit of five per customer.

The new condition price at authorized Nikon dealers is $3000 with free accessories and rewards at B&H Photo and Adorama.

Refurbished GoPro HERO3 White Edition for $153

Back to the eBay Deals where GoPro’s Certified Store is offering the manufacturer refurbished GoPro HERO3 White Edition Camera for $153 with free shipping, with a limit of five per customer.

GoPro’s outlet store is also offering the manufacturer refurbished GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition Camera for $290 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer.

Speaking of eBay, Adorama’s eBay store is offering the 1TB Samsung 850 EVO 2.5″ SATA III Internal Solid State Drive, model #MZ-75E1T0B/AM, for $380 with free shipping, with a limit of five per customer.

3X Best Buy Rewards with select Canon and Nikon DSLRs and Lenses

Best Buy is offering 3X Best Buy Rewards Points if you purchase select Canon and Nikon DSLRs and Lenses (29 options available). You have to be a member of their Rewards program to earn this (it is free to join). You also get upgraded to free express shipping (you must needs select it manually in the shopping cart). Eligible DSLRs include the D750, D7200, 6D, 5DMk3, and some lenses as well.

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.

Refurbished Panasonic FZ70 superzoom for $180

The Panasonic FZ70 superzoom (60x optical) is currently offered in manufacturer refurbished condition for $180 with free shipping and free returns at Groupon Goods. A camera case and 16GB card are included. It arrives within 12 business days after purchase, so do note that if you are making a time-sensitive purchase.

Imported (grey market) Canon 1D X body for $4000

Back to the eBay Deals we geaux, where eBay seller GetItDigital (99.6%) is offering the new condition imported grey-market with seller-warranty (not Canon USA warranty) Canon 1D X body only for $4000 with free shipping, with a limit of one per buyer.

This goes for $5300 with lots of free accessories at authorized Canon USA dealers such as B&H Photo and Adorama.

Camera Bag Sale: Jill-e, Kelly Moore, Tenba, Lowepro, Billingham, etc

As part of the Mother’s Day shopping festivities, Adorama has a sale on various camera bags. Free shipping unless otherwise indicated:

+ Sony socklike soft camera case for $3 plus shipping (four options)
+ Flashpoint 11×14″ Deluxe Portfolio Case with Shoulder Strap (black) for $10 + shipping
+ Lowepro Passport Messenger Shoulder Bag for Compact DSLR or CSC Cameras, Gray for $20
+ Lowepro Passport Sling II Camera Bag, Grey/Pink for $20
+ Tenba ProDigital 2.0 Small Messenger Satchel, Fits 15″ Laptops & Small Camera System, Burnt Orange for $70
+ MeFOTO DayTrip Tripod Kit, Orange – Bundle With Tenba Messenger Photo/Laptop Daypack, Orange for $170
+ Billingham Hadley Pro Special Edition Shoulder Bag, Burgundy Canvas & Chocolate Leather for $250
+ Flashpoint DSLR Shoulder Rig II with Rails & Quick Release System for $300
+ Kelly Moore camera bags (34 options)
+ Jill-e camera bags (45 options)