Sat (Sandisk): 64GB Ultra microSD for $12; 256GB Flash Drive (3.1 Type A) for $45

A couple of limited time doorbuster Sandisk deals are running at B&H Photo until 11:59pm ET on Saturday BUT note that the B&H website will begin allowing checkouts at 5:45pm ET on Saturday. So you have until them to research the items and do an inventory of your storage needs and such. The two offers are:

+ >a href=’https://go.skimresources.com?id=125810X1587253&xs=1&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.bhphotovideo.com%2Fc%2Fproduct%2F1170203-REG%2Fsandisk_sdsqunc_064g_an6ia_sandisk.html’>64GB Sandisk Ultra UHS-I microSDXC Memory Card (Class 10) for $12 ~ you can buy as many as you want

+ SanDisk 256GB Ultra Fit USB 3.1 Type-A Flash Drive for $45 ~ up to twenty per customer at the sale price

YMMV $5 off orders of $5+ coupon sent by eBay

This offer is apparently back for December 2018. This is YMMV. Check your eBay emails/messages – there is one offer running around that is a $5 off coupon [orders of $5.01+] running until 12/31/18. The coupon code is TAKEFIVE but will only work if your eBay account is eligible/invited for the coupon… Restrictions and limitations apply as usual…

For ideas on what to buy, check the latest eBay Deals and the latest Trending Deals

7-Day Free Trial of CreativeLIVE’s Season Pass

If you are curious about the “Netflix style” plan of CreativeLIVE, the Creator Pass, they are currently running a 7-day free trial promotion. If not cancelled, it will convert to an annual for-pay subscription for $300 per year. You can cancel the free trial from the Settings page in your CL account. This plan allows you to watch most current and future classes as many times as you want during the free trial [and 1-year for pay subscription] BUT there are some exceptions due to prior agreements and such. The exceptions are listed in this FAQ page

Sat: Polaroid instant camera sale

In addition to the $40 Instax Mini 26 bundle, the Amazon USA Gold Box has a Polaroid + Kodak Instant Camera sale with ten options, with the Kodak Dock/Printer going for $100, and the rest of the offers being Polaroid instant cameras ranging from $180 to $200

Sat: Fujifilm Instax Mini 26 + Rainbow Film Bundle for $40

In addition to the previously mentioned Fuji X-T2 deal, the Amazon USA Gold Box has a number of other photo-related offerings of a more general interest including the new condition Fujifilm Instax Mini 26 + Rainbow Film Bundle going for $40 with free shipping. The promotion is available on four different color schemes of the camera, with up to three per color per customer. I’m not sure if it’s an overall limit of three, or three per color. I have not attempted to buy them all 🙂 The rainbow pack is 10 exposures. Sale ends Saturday at 11:59pm pacific time or earlier if sold out.

60% off Cards w/Walgreens coupon

Good until the end of day on Saturday in the central time zone, coupon code EARLYCARD60 gets you 60% off cards and stationary prints at Walgreens Photo. So if you like to print your holiday cards, this is an option other things equal…

Multi-Year Sale at DiscountMags

The theme for this weekend’s sale at Discount Mags is a multi-year sale meaning that a 3-year subscription per magazine will get you the best per-year price. Of camera and photo interest, you can get 3-years of “Outdoor Photographer” or “Digital Photo” for $13 per magazine per 3-year term. Or $17 for Videomaker or $22 for “Digital Photo PRO”…

B&N coupons: 20% off $50+ online orders [also 25% off one B&M item]

Reading is fun-da-mental and Amazon is not the only bookseller out there! If you are fond of Barnes and Noble, coupon code WISHKIST gets you 20% off orders of $50+ in eligible items… And if you want to visit their B&M stores, over there you will find a printable 25% off one item coupon… The usual exclusions apply ~ they are detailed on their website… For more offers, check the offers at their aptly-named Coupons and Deals page…

Sat: X-Rite Digital ColorChecker Passport for $65

Another day, another featured holiday deal of the day at Adorama. For Saturday in the eastern time zone, you can get the new condition X-Rite Digital ColorChecker Passport, Exposure & White Balance System for $65 with free shipping and handling. No coupon, no rebate, just add to cart while this daily deal is in progress…

NewEgg Winter Wonderland sale

Marketing departments typically ran out of names and cutesy things to name their various and never-ending sales during the never-ending holiday shopping season. The latest NewEgg sale is called Winter Wishes but that’s not a good enough name, so I’m helping them out, let’s just call it a “Winter Wonderland” sale :)… As usual, some offers require a promo code, which you can use as long as you are willing to sign-up for NewEgg’s email e-newsletters – in other words, give them your email address ~ which you’d have to use anyway if you were planning to make a purchase [eg create an account] at NewEgg…

Sat: 20% off Film Gear and Equipment w/KEH coupon [1600+ options]

Saturday is upon us and today’s KEH Camera promotion is this: use coupon code SIXTH12A to get 20% off on 1600+ Film Gear and Film Equipment. Over 1600 options are available… The usual exclusions apply (no Leica, no “Like New” or “NEW” condition products are eligible for the coupon). AS usual, you can test the coupon without logging in or creating an account. Their shopping cart is the ultimate decider on what qualifies for the coupon as it is the shopping cart the one that will give you the coupon.

Sat: Yuneec Breeze Drone With 4K Camera & BT Cntrlr for $100

The Saturday main Woot deal of the day is the new condition Yuneec Breeze Drone With 4K Camera & Bluetooth Controller (model YUNFCAUSWAL) going for $100 with free shipping for Prime members and a 1-year Yuneec warranty. Limit up to ten per customer at the sale price. Offer ends Saturday at 11:59pm central time as usual…

Up to 60% off Used Purchases at BL

This is a sale without a coupon running until 12/14/18. Borrow Lenses is having a clearance sale on their USED camera gear that is up to 60% off. The price you see is the price you pay. These are gear you purchase for conventional ownership. This promotion is not for camera gear rentals.

Canon Pixma MX492 for $40 after coupon

A 2-day flash sale at the official CAnon USA store can get you the new condition PIXMA MX492 Black Wireless printer for $40 when you enter coupon code 60OFF492 over there. The coupon is self-descriptive, $60 off MSRP off model 492 🙂

Adorama Lighting Gear Sale

The latest Adorama Snapshot deal is a big Lighting Gear sale featuring products from Flashpoint, Green Extreme, 3POD, GLOW (no relation to the Netflix show), ORLIT, and CLAR.

Friday: KEH coupon for 10% off Used Gear of EX or EX+ condition

Friday is upon us and for this day, in the eastern time zone, the KEH Camera offer is a 10% off discount on used gear in EX or EX+ Grade using coupon code FIFTH12A in their shopping cart. “EX” being Excellent. Free 365-day warranty included automatically on purchases made until the end of the year. Free shipping on orders of $49+. Leica products excluded.

Weekend (B&H): iKan Mirrorless Gimbal, GVB, Logan, Vixen, Etc

Friday is here and as usual, the B&H Photo daily deals last for 48 hours (instead of 24), so this round is good until Saturday at 11:59pm eastern:

+ iKAN MS-PRO Beholder 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for Mirrorless Cameras for $260

+ GVB lens protectors for $10

+ Freehands men finger mittens (four options) for $20

+ Logan Graphics elite cutter for $125

+ Vixen Mars Viewer for $70

+ also Cinegear ghost-eye

+ flash deal ends Friday 12pm ET: Joby Griptight for $5

Thursday Gold Box: Microsoft Office

It’s Office day at the Amazon USA Gold Box, there’s a trio of Microsoft Office options on sale, with a 1-year 365 subscription going for $40 for Personal and $55 for Home, or a conventional purchase for Home/Student 2019 for $100… Other gold box offers include bulletproof coffee setups, tools (eg for studio/DIY work), AmazonBasics luggage (four options starting at $50), household goods, AT Cross fine writing [for those who still remember how to write with their hands], holiday decor, and a globe whisky decanter to go with the whisky theme of Amazon Germany 🙂

Thursday 20% off UGLY Gear at KEH Camera

It pays to be ugly on Thursday at KEH Camera. Coupon code FOURTH12A gets you 20% off on used camera gear in UGLY Grade. The short for this is “UG”. This offer ends Thursday at 11:59pm ET.

NOTE that products in “Ugly” condition do NOT get a warranty from KEH. Products from “BGN” (Bargain) up to “LN” (Like New) get a 180-day warranty normally, BUT purchases made until the end of 2018 in the “BGN” to “LN” range get a 365-day warranty instead of 180-day. This happens automatically on the KEH backend based on the purchase date, there is no coupon to enter for this promotion.

PS: you can typically tell the ranking of conditions by the prices. For example, “LN” is priced higher than “BGN” which itself is priced higher than AS IS.

Thur: Vanguard 264AB-100 4-Section Aluminum Alloy Alta Pro 264-AT Tripod Legs with SBH-100 QR Ballhead for $120

The Thursday Adorama Snapshop Deal is the new condition Vanguard 264AB-100 4-Section Aluminum Alloy Alta Pro 264-AT Tripod Legs with SBH-100 QR Ballhead (Maximum Height 64″, Supports 15.4 lbs) going for $120 with free shipping and handling. No coupon, no rebate, just add to cart and proceed to checkout.

Thur: refurbished DJI Phantom 3 SE Quadcopter 4K for $445

The Thursday Woot Sellout/Clearance deal of the day is the refurbished DJI Phantom 3 SE Quadcopter 4K going for $445 with a 90-day Woot warranty, with free shipping for Prime members or flat $6 flat shipping for non-members.

PS: yes, at some point in the last few months the Woot flat shipping increased from $5 to $6. As almost everything increases. Except for computer prices. You can get a LOT of computer for a fraction of what a computer used to cost. And you don’t have to go back to the 8086 days for that 🙂 Twenty years ago I paid $2000 for a solid mid-range desktop. Now I get can something likewise [in terms of market place] for under $500 (or even less if one buys parts and assembles it). Back in our time…

Speaking of daily deals, the BEst Buy Days of Doorbusters is headlined by the 10TB WD Easystore External USB 3.0 Hard Drive with 32GB Easystore USB Flash Drive for $180 with free shipping or pickup.

Thur (B&H): Benro, Dracast, Kodak, Vello, etc

Never fear, Thursday is here! It turns out this phrase works with every day of the week that ends in “y” 🙂 Good until Thursday 11:59pm ET [or earlier if sold-out or if a flash-sale] are the latest crop of B&H Foto daily deals:

+ Dracast LED1000 Kala Bi-Color LED Panel for $279

+ Benro GA158FB1 GoClassic Aluminum Tripod with B1 Ball Head for $130

+ Kodak Scanza Digital Film Scanner for $115

+ Vello Extendá Wi-Fi Camera Remote Control for Select Canon, Nikon & Sony for $80

+ also Auray microphone and Roland electronic drums

+ flash deal ends 10am ET: Vello Rapid Lens Changer for Nikon F for $30
+ not to be confused with the french word “velo” which means:
A) veil
B) bicycle
C) a velvety smooth cheesecake
D) all of the above
E) none of the above

Thursday (EU): Sony E-system and RX sale, etc

It’s another camera and tech busy day at the Amazon Germany Gold Box. Among the various offerings there, prices below in euro of course since this is sold in the EU:

+ Sony E-system sale including:
++ A7 II body for 1145
++ a6000 with kit lens for 444
++ a77 II DSLR body for 809 [this DSLR sings Pearl Jam’s “I’m still alive”]

++ RX100 IV rawsumer for 769
++ RX10 II rawsumer for 798 [daily reminder: it is the RX10 IV that has the blazingly fast AF]
++ HX60 travelzoom (30x optical, can your smartphone do this?] for 169

++ seven E-system lenses, a mix of primes and zooms from 182 to 715

+ various Sony electronics, lots of whiskey (!!!) {winters are cold and the white walkers are coming!), various home/household/fashion items, and this SECACAM wildlife camera bundle for 159 euro (includes remote, card, batteries, etc)

Wedn (KEH Camera): free shipping without minimum w/coupon

KEH Camera is running a “12 Days of Deals” promotion, and for Wednesday 12/5/18, coupon code THIRD12A gets you free ground shipping on ALL purchases, no minimum purchase required. Excludes Leica products and anything in NEW or “Like New” condition. Best suited if you are buying small things (chargers, adapters, lens accessories, etc) since KEH Camera typically requires a $49+ order for free shipping.

Big Amazon USA Gold Box sales for Wednesday

It’s a return to big old sales at the Wednesday USA Amazon Gold Box with offers running until Thursday at 3am ET and among the many and more offers they have:

+ PC Components sale including Sandisk storage, Toshiba and Seagate hard drives, ASUS monitors, networking gear, Synology, Kingston, graphics, Oxford commas, and mo(i)re

+ audio and musical instruments featuring Audio Technica, PreSonus, Casio, etc

+ select Windows laptops and desktops and a couple of monitors for good measure (ASUS, LG, Acer, Viewsonic)

+ separate Dell computer sale including XPS Windoze and Chromebooks too

+ Logitech PC accessories sale including webcams, keyboards, mice, headsets

+ also sales on Anker products, Raspberry PI, Norton, BenQ monitors, kids coding robots, and much and more

+ find them all at the the Wednesday USA Amazon Gold Box

50 sheets of Fujifilm Instax Mini Instant Film for $33

For a limited time, Groupon Goods is offering 50 sheets of Fujifilm Instax Mini Instant Film (five 10-packs) for $33. Free shipping with orders of $35+. Free returns. Limit five 50-sheet packs per customer, so you can get to free shipping with two of these 50-packs or any other combination of products sold/shipped by Groupon itself [yes, they too have marketplace sellers].

Fractal Filters Classic Prismatic Camera Filters, 3-Pack for $59

For WEdnesday in the eastern time zone, Adorama is offering the Fractal Filters Classic Prismatic Camera Filters, 3-Pack for $59 with free shipping as its current featured Holiday Deal of the Day

Wedn (B&H): Kodak Mini printer, Air Selfie 2 Drone, Interview Light Kit, Zeiss Victory, Etc

a sextet of offerings are part of the Wednesday B&H Photo daily deals, among them:

+ Kodak Mini photo printer for $50 (two options)

+ AirSelfie2 portable drone camera for 4189

+ Savage Cobra Interview LED Light Kit for $379

+ Zeiss Victory 8×26 T* RBF rangefinger monocular for $350

+ also IK Grip and Polsen mic

Tue: Fuji X-A3 with 16-50mm XC OIS II for $349

Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Adorama has launched a Days of Deals promotion with a new daily deal appearing at around midnight eastern every night. Good until Tuesday at 11:59pm eastern is the new condition Fuji X-A3 with 16-50mm XC OIS II going for $349 with free shipping in your choice of silver, brown or pink color scheme. A well-priced “take pictures with” entry-point into the X system.

Tue (B&H): Sigma 18-35/4 DC HSM ART, Manfrotto, Etc

Never fear, Cider Tuesday is here and with it it brings a new wave of B&H Photo daily deals until 11:59pm ET tonight as follows:

+ Shiguma 18-35mm f1.8 DC HSM ART for $549 in C/N/A/K with 4% promotional rewards

+ Manfrotto BE FREE compact carbonara (okay carbon fiber) travel tripod for $169

+ BOLT Cyclone DR PP-400DR Dual Outlet Power Pack for $110

+ APPLE 13.3″ MacBook Pro with Touch Bar (Mid 2017, Space Gray) for $1599
+ 3.1 GHz i5 Dual-Core, 16GB 2133 MHz RAM, 256GB SSD, 13.3″ 2560 x 1600 Retina, Intel Iris Plus Graphics 650, etc

Lowepro QuadGuard BP X3 Racing Drone Quadcopter Backpack for $70

Adorama is running another limited time “snapshot” deal, you can get the new condition Lowepro QuadGuard BP X3 Racing Drone Quadcopter Backpack for $70 with free shipping for a limited time. Happy Droning 🙂

HP Envy 5010 all-in-one “Instant Ink” printer for $40

The latest incarnation of the Best Buy 20 Days of DoorBusters includes the new condition HP Envy 5010 all-in-one “Instant Ink” printer offered for $40 with free shipping or free store pickup where possible/available.

Mon (B&H): Corel, 27″ LG, iKan Studio Kit, Etc

It’s one Monday after Cyber Monday, so mayhaps let’s call it DeceCyber Monday? Regardless, a new round of B&H Photo daily deals are upon us, running until Monday at 11:59pm ET as follows:

+ iKan IB508-v2 Bi-Color LED 3-Light Studio Kit for $999

+ Corel Paintshop PRO 2019 Ultimate edition for $35

+ LG 27UD68P-B 27″ 16:9 4K FreeSync IPS Monitor for $369

+ also Pelican flashlight, Tascam rackmount CD player and TP-Link

Flashpoint XPLOR 600 HSS Battery-Powered Monolight with Built-in R2 2.4GHz Radio Remote System – Bowens Mount (AD600) for $379

Adorama is running another limited time “snapshot” deal, this time it is the new condition Flashpoint XPLOR 600 HSS Battery-Powered Monolight with Built-in R2 2.4GHz Radio Remote System – Bowens Mount (AD600) – offered for $379 with free expedited shipping… Optionally you can add various other accessories to your shopping cart with this order for an additional combined purchase discount – expand the yellow “Special Offer” area over there to see the various options organized in sub-tabs in that section of the page…

EU/Germany: 10 euro credit with 25+ euro purchase as NEW Amazon app user

Amazon Germany is currently running a new promotion until February 28 in 2019. IF you are a NEW USER of the Amazon app (first time to sign into an Amazon app using your particular Amazon account), AND you make a 25+ euro purchase, then you will receive a 10 euro promotional store credit in your Amazon account. I’m not 100% certain based on the computer-translation but it looks like the 10 promotional credit will be applied to the first 25+ euro eligible purchase you make after activating the offer. Only products sold and shipped by Amazon itself, in new condition are eligible. Books of all kinds and digital content appear to be excluded.

To see the details, how to do this, and to see whether your account is eligible for this offer, check the Promotional page while being logged on to your account. YMMV on who’s eligible… The offer is not restricted to Prime members… Your Amazon account must have been created prior to Nov-15 in 2018 [presumably to prevent Slickdeals-style tricks of creating dozens of accounts?]…

Sun (B&H): $35 Pentax bino, $50 Vanguard Tripod, Gecko, Peak D, Etc

Sunday is here and with it we have a new round of B&H Photo daily deals running until 11:59pm ET on Sunday as follows:

+ Pentax 8×21 UCF R binoculars for $35

+ Vanguard VEO 2 204AB alumin(i)um tripod with ball head (two options) for $50

+ Delkin Devices GECKO DD mount Mini Fat for $20

+ Peak Design CaptureLENS for $45 in your choice of C/N/Sony

+ Kolibri Helllfire HD camera drone for $75

+ Musician’s Value MCrane 1 microphone with suspension crane arm for $15

Best Buy running 20 days of Doorbusters

Shortly after marketing departments tire of the Black Friday and Cyber Monday verbiage, it’s time for the “X Days of” type of marketing. Which brings us to Best Buy, morphing their daily deals into their 20 Days of Doorbusters. Among the current offerings there, you can get the new condition Polaroid Originals OneStep 2 VF Analog Instant Film Camera [it could use a better name] going for $90 with free shipping or free store pickup.

Fri: Epson WF-3640 AiO Printer for $80

The Friday deals of the day at the Best Buy website include the new condition Epson WF-3640 AiO Printer going for $80 with free shipping or free store pick-up where available/possible…

Weekend (B&H): Feelworld, GlideCam, Vello, Etc

As usual, the Friday B&H daily deals run for 48 hours, so this group is good until Saturday at 11:59pm ET as follows:

+ feelworld FH7 7-inch IPS LCD on-camera HDMI monitor for $139

+ Vello FlexFrame portable softbox for 8×12″ for $20

+ Glidecam Ultra Shot for $99

+ fabric rain cover for $30

+ a couple of budget audio products as well

25% off one item at REI Outlet with coupon

Hello REI commune/hippies! Until 12/2/18, coupon code 25OUTLET gets you 25% off a single item at the REI Outlet store, formerly the REI Garage. Six degrees of separation from photography, especially the outdoors kind. Terms/conditions/restrictions as usual apply.

Coupon for 15% off Bundles at CreativeLIVE

For a limited time, coupon code EXTRA15 gets you 15% off the class bundles offered at Creative LIVE. For this offer, you have to enter the coupon to get the extra 15% off! I do not know the expiration date/time of this coupon.

YMMV $5 off coupon sent by eBay

This is YMMV. Check your eBay emails/messages – there is one offer running around that is a $5 off coupon running until 11/30/18. The coupons sent in the emails are unique codes per customer, they are not general-use coupons, so you must needs look for yours in your messages/emails… Restrictions and limitations apply as usual…

For ideas on what to buy, check the latest eBay Deals and the latest Trending Deals

10% off entire B&N order with coupon

Good until Sunday night, coupon code GIFTING gets you 10% off your order at the Barnes and Noble website. The usual restrictions and limitations apply as usual…

Thur (B&H): Bag the Bags: Lowepro, Think Tank, ONA, Peak, Etc

Thursday is here and until 11:59pm ET, B&H Photo is offering the following in their deals of the day with a “Bag the Bags” theme!

+ five Lowepro options ($20 to $35, including SlingShot 102 AW for $35, and Flipside 300 for $40)

+ five Think Tank options ($10 to $25)

+ five fashion camera bag options ($60 to $150)

+ five laptop bag/case options ($10 to $99)

+ five pro cases for video/tripods ($89 to $230)

+ five drone cases ($70 to $150)

YMMV: 8% to 10% eBay Bonus Bucks on $25+

If you are participating in the eBay Bucks [reward program], check your emails or eBay Messages. You may have been invited for a new bonus bucks promotion that gets you 8% back in eBay Bucks with a $25+ minimum purchase amount required… If you use the official eBay app, you get 10% instead of 8%… Terms and conditions and exclusions apply as usual…

You must first activate the offer using the links in the eBay email/message before you can earn the bonus. Promotion ends 11/28/18 at 11:59pm pacific time…

For ideas on what to buy, check the latest eBay Deals and the latest Trending Deals

10 classes for $10 each at CreativeLIVE

For a limited time, CreativeLIVE is offering 10 classes for $10 each. The price you see is the price you pay, there is no coupon code to enter. When the sale ends, the price you see will be higher. Topics include portraits, photo restoration, lighting/posing large groups, maternity, an Art Wolfe classes, communication improvement, social media and more!

Wedn (B&H): ReiKan, GenusTech, Lens Shade, Etc

After Cyber Monday we have Cider Tuesday and after that, today is Spider Wednesday and with it a new round of B&H Photo daily deals as follows=:

+ ReiKan FoCal PRO lens calibrator for $90

+ GENUSTECH 77mm Variable Neutral Density and Circular Polarizer Filter for $90, 82mm for $100

+ FLEX LENS SHADE for $38~

+ also Sony digital recorder, Poplsen headphones, powerbanks, DJ controller

Tue: KODAK SCANZA Digital Film & Slide Scanner for $120

The Cider Tuesday daily deals at the Amazon USA Gold Box include one camera and photo item, the new condition KODAK SCANZA Digital Film & Slide Scanner for $120 with free shipping, sold by DB ROTH and fulfilled by Amazon.

Nat Geo store Cyber sale continues until Tuesday nite

The National Geographic store Cyber Monday sale has been extended until Tuesday night. No coupon code to enter ~ the price you see is the price you pay.

Tue (B&H): Eneloop, E-Image, Etc [also Tamron 150-600 (N) ends 9am ET]

Cyber Monday is over and Tuesday is here. But Tuesday doesn’t have a cutesy name, so I proclaim it “Cider Tuesday” 😉 Good until 11:59pm ET on Tuesday at the B&H Photo daily deals:

+ ends 9am ET flash deal: Tamron 150-600mm f5-6.3 SP Di VC USD for $799 in Nikon only
+ Canon EF and Sonya (Sony A) is $899
+ this is indeed Tamron, not Tokina [I often get them confused]

+ loopy for Eneloop – the Eneloop CC55 Quick Charger Kit for $35: 4-slot charger, 9 AA, 4 AAA

+ E-Image 2-Stage Aluminum Tripod with GH03 Head for $159

+ CamRanger mini wireless transmitter for $150

+ audio-related products from Marantz, Auray and Sennheier