In-stock alert: 512GB SanDisk Extreme Pro UHS-I U3 for $730

For the early adopters among the early adopters, Adorama has the 512GB SanDisk Extreme Pro UHS-I U3 Class 10 SDXC Memory Card in-stock and ready to ship for $730 with free shipping.

Sandisk Extreme MicroSDHC C10 UHS-I w/SD adapter & free S&H sale

Sandisk makes Extreme microSD cards, and they come with a full size SD adaptor for more flexibile and Adorama has a sale on them good until 10/25/14. Three card sizes are participating (with free shipping):

+ 64GB Sandisk Extreme microSDHC Class 10 UHS-I for $48
+ 32GB Sandisk Extreme microSDHC Class 10 UHS-I for $24
+ 16GB Sandisk Extreme microSDHC Class 10 UHS-I for $16
+ free shipping

(ENDED) Refurbished Nikon D3000 w/18-55mm for $255

This daily deal expired… Also part of the Woot Electronics deal of the day, you can get the refurbished Nikon D3000 with 18-55mm for $250 plus $5 flat shipping. Limit 3 per customer. Offer ends by 1am ET on Saturday or earlier if sold out… Keep in mind, the D3000 is quite old in DSLR years…

[DEAD] Refurbished Nikon 55-200mm f4-5.6G DX non-VR for $75 [updated]

The $75 Woot daily deal sold out before the 24 hours elapsed, but if you still want/need this lens at a double figure price point, you can get it for $90 with free shipping from Groupon Goods… Previous updates after the break…

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(ENDED) Camera & Photo Lightning Deals (Fri): X-Rite, ePhoto, Lowepro, Nanuk, Naneu, Ape, etc

These limited time offers expired… Check back on Fridays and Mondays (or any days that end in “y” for that matter) for potential new offers from the Amazon Gold Box Lightning Deals… Expired items after the jump…

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11.6″ Apple MacBook Air MD711LL/B for $840 [limit 3]

If you are a fan of the SSD powered 11.6-inch Apple MBAs (MacBook Airs), model MD711LL/B is currently on sale for $840 with free shipping at Amazon by Amazon herself. Limit three per customer during this sale. Quick specs rundown: Intel Core i5, 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD, Intel HD Graphics 5000, 11.6″ screen, 1366 x 768 resolution, etc. I don’t know when this sale ends.

Pentax K-3 w/D-BG5 battery grip & 4% rewards for $900 ($1250 w/18-135 WR)

K-Temptation time. The Pentax K-3 price is down $200. As of the time of writing, at Adorama, you can get the following:

+ Pentax K-3 body only bundle with the free Pentax D-BG5 Battery Grip and 4% Adorama promotional rewards (= $36) for $900 with free 2-day US shipping – currently out of stock but you can order it if you want to lock up the sale price and freebies

+ Pentax K-3 with DA 18-135 WR kit with the free Pentax D-BG5 Battery Grip and 4% Adorama promotional rewards (= $50) for $1250 with free 2-day US shipping – currently in-stock

+ meanwhile the Pentax K-S1 kits are down $100 – there are eighteen different options available

Now shipping: Panasonic 12-35mm f2.8 w/3yr warranty for $1000

The Panasonic 12-35mm f2.8 micro four thirds zoom lens is now in-stock and ready to click onto your M43rds camera for $1000 with free shipping and 4% promotional rewards (= $40) and a free 3 year New Leaf spills and drops warranty at Adorama.

Camera ZOOM FX Premium (Google Play) for $2

For a limited time, the Camera ZOOM FX Premium photography app (with tablet support) is on sale for $2 at the Google Play Android App store. Speaking of which, also on sale, for $3 is the MyBackupPro app.

(ENDED) Software Lightning Deals (Wedn): Corel PSP Pro X6 & Pinnacle Studio 17 Plus

These two lightning deals ended. For the record, the PSP Pro X6 was offered for $25 with 93% claimed while the Pinnacle was offered for $35 with 80% claimed… If you missed them, fear not, these are regular lightning deal visitors, so they will likely return at some point in the future…

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Bescor LED Light Specials (22 options)

B&H Photo is having a sale on Bescor LED Light gear. A total of 22 different options are available as part of this sale. Prices range from $20 to $900!

Drobo specials at B&H Photo

B&H Photo has a number of specials on Drobo gear. A total of 21 different options are listed over there, so I can’t really summarize it in one paragraph. Prices range from $177 to $2025.

Expire 10/25/14: Canon DSLR Gear Mail-In and Instant Savings

Expiring on Saturday October 25 in 2014 is the current round of Canon DSLR gear promotions that include both mail-in rebates and instant savings. You can see the available options nicely organized at B&H Photo, the DSLR Bundles and the lens and flash options.

Sony a3000 w/18-55mm for $300 (NEX)

The Sony a3000 E-Mount (don’t-call-me-NEX) camera kit with the 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 kit lens is currently on sale for $300 with free shipping at B&H Photo when you add it to the shopping cart and do the login to your B&H account song and dance.

Nikon D750 with 24-120mm f4 VR drops to $3000

On the new full frame front, the Nikon D750 with the 24-120mm f4G VR lens bundle is now down to $3000 at various authorized Nikon dealers including B&H Photo and Amazon by Amazon itself (limit two).

GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition for $344 to $350

The GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition action camera (previous generation) is now going for $344 with free shipping by AltaTac on eBay and $350 with free shipping by Amazon herself.

Caniam 70-200mm Lens Coffee Mug for $10 w/free S&H (from China)

Do you want to be fashionably late to the Lens-shaped coffee cup trend? If so, and if you can wait an extra 2-3 weeks, Meritline is offering the Caniam 70-200mm Lens Coffee Mug [corrected link!!!] for $10 with free shipping from China (takes 2-3 weeks) when you use coupon code MLCE21SN over there. The price before the coupon is $20. Coupon offer expires 10/23/14 at 3am ET. This is an “homage” to the Canon 70-200mm f4 lens. It holds around 280ml, which is around 9.5oz, so not a good idea for Starbucks.

Pre-order new Canon EOS C100 Mark II Super35 camera for $5500

Hot off the e-presses, for video fans, the brand new Canon EOS C100 Mark II Super35 camera with the dual-pixel CMOS AF technology is available for pre-order in body only configuration for $5500 at B&H Photo and Adorama with an early December 2014 release estimate. This has a Super 35mm 8.3MP CMOS Sensor and an EF Mount.

Now shipping: the Ricoh WG-M1 space-age action camera for $300

The new Ricoh WG-M1 space-age action-camera that looks like something about of RDM’s Battlestar Galactica is now in-stock and ready to ship for $300 at Adorama in your choice of black color scheme or orange is the new black color scheme… Speaking of Ricoh and elementproof cameras, Adorama is accepting preorders for the more conventional looking WG-30 elementproof camera for $277 in your choice of carbon gray or flame orange

Free shipping at National Geographic store (almost everything)

National Geographic fans, the National Geographic store has a site-wide free ground shipping promotion good until October 23 at 11:59pm pacific time. No coupon code needed. There are some restrictions:

“Offer excludes framed maps, CafePress merchandise, Genographic Kits, Around the World in 125 Years – 3-Volume Collector’s Edition Book from TASCHEN, mounted maps, and globes. U.S. standard delivery only. Additional charges apply for expedited and non-U.S. shipping. Cannot be combined with other offers; not valid on previous orders. Applicable for online orders only. Prices not valid in the National Geographic UK Online Store or Road Less Traveled Store.”

In a separate promotion, if you spend $100 or more, you can buy the Best of National Geographic Channel 8-DVD Collection, Volume 5 (660 minute runtime) for $20. No coupon code needed. No expiration date mentioned.

Their prices can be all over the place, so if you are not familiar with a particular product’s prices, you may want to price check at Amazon or other price search engines.

(ENDED) Woot-OFF Continues for Day #2 (started Tue 1am ET)

After the customary 48 hours, this incarnation of the Woot-OFF ended on Thursday at 1am ET… If you missed it, it will likely return at some point next month (or earlier if they have a surprise-Woot-OFF)…

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Photography Course bundle from AdobeKnowHow for $30

A brand new photography course bundle has gone live at Stacksocial for $30. It is offered by a company by the name of “Adobe KnowHow” and includes these four lessons:

+ Night Photography Unlocked Video Course (4 hours)
+ Mastering Adobe Photoshop CC: A Definitive Course (13 hours)
+ EasyDSLR Beginners Photography Course (4 hours)
+ The Art Of Black & White Photography (6.5 hours)
+ 30 day refund policy
+ unlimited access to courses forever
+ licensed on a per user basis

Speaking of Stacksocial, if you are looking to host a blog/website/etc, they are offering one year of JustHost web hosting for $30 total. This gets you 12 months of service. JustHost offers only one shared web hosting plan, so it can’t scale up if you are planning to produce viral content and such. The usual caveats of using shared web hosting apply.

Sandisk Sale at Adorama: CFast, Connect Wireless, 64GB microSD C10 for $29

Adorama is back after the Sukkos holiday, so if you have any pending orders, they should start getting processed now. They currently have a few Sandisk storage product promotions.

First up, good until 11:59pm eastern on Tuesday 10/21/14, they have:
+ 64GB Sandisk Ultra microSDXC Class 10 UHS-I with full size SD adapter for $29
+ you can buy as many as you like
+ free shipping

Next up, Sandisk Connect Wireless USB drives, with free shipping
+ 32GB Connect Wireless for $45
+ 64GB Connect Wireless for $70
+ these offers end by 10/25/14

Next up, we go into Warp Drive mode with some CFast discount 2.0 Compact Flash card discounts:
+ 60GB Extreme PRO CFast 2.0 CompactFlash card for $400
+ 120GB Extreme PRO CFast 2.0 CompactFlash card for $800
+ SanDisk Extreme Pro CFast 2.0 Reader/Writer for $50

Last but not least, for the early adopters, they are accepting pre-orders for these two:
+ 64GB ExtremePRO CFast 2.0 Card for $400
+ 128GB ExtremePRO CFast 2.0 Card for $800

(ENDED) 24-hour Hostgator Web Hosting sale

This 24 hour promotion ended, but if you missed it, fear not – they return every few months…

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Westcott uLite with 26″ Octabox Kit for $56 w/free S&H

B&H Photo has re-opened after the Sukkoth holiday, so any recently placed orders you may have placed will start moving soon. And they have a new offer, the Westcott uLite with 26″ Octabox Kit is on sale for $56 with the all-important free expedited shipping since studio/lightning equipment can both take space and weigh quite a bit. This is a limited time offer.

Ends Tue PM (Mac OS X): Corel AfterShot Pro 2 and seven more titles for $30 total

Ending by 11:59pm ET on Tuesday 10/21/14, for just $30, at Stacksocial, you can get their The Mac To The Future Software Bundle that includes Corel’s AfterShot Pro 2, along with seven other Mac OS X software titles, and a Mac OS X development course. The software are digital downloads (shortly after your purchase), there is no box-in-the-mail option. All sales are final. $30 buys them all. You can use them all or just the ones you are interested in. Note: this offer is only available for Mac OS X.

Pre-order new 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K (14.7mp) for $2500

Of pixel-peeping interest, last week’s Apple announcement brought a new iMac with a 5K Retina display, that’s 5120 x 2880 pixels on the screen, so you can pixel-peep a 14mp image without any zooming. The base model goes for $2500 and comes with an Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB RAM, 1TB Fusion drive, AMD Radeon R9 M290X graphics (with 2GB DDR5), SDXC card slot, four USB 3.0 ports, two Thunderbolts, etc. This is model MF886LL/A and it is available for pre-order for $2500 at Amazon.com and MacMall.com.

Olympus M43rds Combined Purchase discounts: one camera (OMDs, E-P5, E-PL7), up to 4 lenses (choice of 15) in same transaction [max savings $800]

Olympus is currently running a Micro Four Thirds combined purchase promotion. Purchase one camera (eligible options are the OM-Ds (E-M1, E-M5, E-M10), the E-P5, the E-PL7) and up to four lenses from a choice of 15 lenses. Each lens added to the cart has a discount of either $100 or $200 attached to it. You can add up to four lenses for a maximum savings of $800 per shopping cart! Eligible lenses are high and low, from the 12-40/2.8 to the 14-42/3.5-5.6 II R. It’s a mix of zooms and primes, including one pancake. I didn’t find a promotion-wide expiration date, but the prices of the individual products are good until 11/1/14, so we can perhaps assume that’s the expiration date of this promotion.

In a separate promotion, you can get the VF-4 viewfinder for $100 if you purchase it together with the E-P5 body only. This VF4 promotion ends 10/25/14.

In yet another promotion, Olympus offers free 2-day shipping with orders of $50 or more. This shipping promotion ends 10/23/14.

Wacom 21″ Interactive Pen LCD Display (DTK2100VM) for $1100

MacMall.com is currently offering the Wacom 21″ Interactive Pen LCD Display (DTK2100VM) for $1100 with free shipping and handling.

They also have a variety of savings, discounts, along pre-orders of the new Apple products at their Apple Launching Savings page.

Refurbished Sony Cybershot HX300 superzoom for $281

Back to the eBy Deals where Sony’s eBay store is offering the refurbished Sony Cybershot HX300 superzoom for $281 with free shipping. Limit 50 per buyer (in case you want to buy everyone the same present?).

Tigerdirect: $27 off a $270+ with personalized coupon

Tigerdirect is celebrating its 27 year anniversary, and to celebrate that, they have a $27 off a purchase of $270 or more promotion. This promotion is a two step. First you request the coupon to be sent to your email address. Then you wait a few seconds and check your email. Your email from Tigerdirect will include a personalized link that includes a long-ass unique coupon code. You click on that link, and the discount is automatically activated. Then, as the activation page explains: “you place an order online over $270 (not including sales tax and shipping) and $27 will automatically be deducted from your order total in your shopping cart.”… It looks like more retailers are dabbling more in “personalized” (unique) coupon codes instead of general purpose coupons…

(ENDED) Camera Bag Lightning Deals (Tue): Ape, Lowepro, Naneu, etc

These limited time offers expired… Check back on Fridays and Mondays (or any days that end in “y” for that matter) for potential new offers from the Amazon Gold Box Lightning Deals… Expired items after the jump…

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Seven Photography Classes Bundle by Udemy for $49 total

Stacksocial is offering the Seven Photography Classes by Udemy for $49 total. This offers lifetime access to the seven courses included in this bundle. You can watch on a computer, iPad or iPhone. It is licensed on a per user basis. You also get a 30 day money back guarantee if you don’t like them. The seven courses included are:

  • EasyDSLR Digital Photography Course: Advanced
  • Learn To Creating Stunning HDR Photos
  • iPhone Photography Secrets
  • The Art of Black and White Photography
  • Portrait Photography With Simple Gear
  • The Art of Travel Photography
  • Photo Restoration with Photoshop Tutorial
  • offer ends around 13 days from blog-posting date

FaceFilter3 Photo Retouching software for $20 (Mac OS X 10.7 & later)

For Mac OS X 10.7 or later versions, Stacksocial is offering the FaceFilter3 Photo Retouching software for $20. This is a digital download and is available shortly after payment. All sales are final. Limit two per customer. It is made by Reallusion Inc. Offer ends in about two days from blog-posting date.

Free software with social media connection: CollageIt Pro for PC or Mac

Stacksocial is offering the CollageIt Pro software for FREE IF and only IF you follow them on social media (choice of Twitter, Google+ or Facebook) and then share the promotion on social media. They offer either the PC / Windows or the Mac / Apple. The offer ends in about three days from blog-posting date.

(ENDED) Camera & Photo Lightning Deals (Mon): Sony AS30V action camera, Vanguard, etc

These limited time offers expired… Check back on Fridays and Mondays (or any days that end in “y” for that matter) for potential new offers from the Amazon Gold Box Lightning Deals… Expired items after the jump…

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Panasonic 45-150mm black (H-FS45150K) for $256 [limit 2]

The black Panasonic 45-150mm, model H-FS45150K, M43rds of course, is currently on sale for $256 with free shipping at Amazon by Amazon herself with a limit of two per shopping cart during this time.

10% off when you buy two or more SLR/iLC Lenses of same brand + mount

The Roberts Imaging eBay store has a limited time offer, save 10% off when you buy two or more lenses of the same kind. For example, two or more Nikon AF lenses, or two or more Olympus Digital Lenses or two or more Canon EF lenses and things like that. There are lots of mounts and similar-product promotions of the “buy two or more, get 10% off” kind. Page down over there to see them all. An expiration date is not mentioned… If you are not certain, add the times to your shopping cart, and see what happens to the prices…

Fry’s B&M with Personal Promo code: Lightroom 5 full version for $100

If you are signed up for the Fry’s Electronics email newsletter, their latest newsletter that comes with the “personal promo codes” includes the full version of Lightroom 5 for $100 after using the promo code in-store. The promo code offer is in-store only. This is a 3-day sale per their email. Here is a screenshot crop of that offer…

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Sigma 18-250mm f3.5-6.3 Macro HSM OS for $250 (C/N/A/P)

More action at the eBay Deals, this time we find the new condition Sigma 18-250mm f3.5-6.3 Macro HSM OS lens offered for $250 with free shipping by BuyDig on eBay. It is available in the Nikon, Canon, Sony-Alpha-Minolta, and Pentax K SLR mounts. Limit five per buyer.

Monoprice: free shipping on orders of $25+

Good from now until the end of day on Sunday 10/19/14, Monoprice.com is offering shipping on orders of $25 or more in participating items. They have a lot of affordable Camera & Photo accessories along with various other general purpose computer and technology accessories (eg HDMI cables). The free shipping promotion has a limit of three units of the same item, so three units of HDMI cable XYZ, three units of tripod ABCD, three of tripod DEFG, etc, etc, etc. No coupon code needed.

Some other potentially interesting items on sale:
+ 27″ IPS-Glass Panel Pro LED Monitor WQHD 2560×1440 monitor for $400
+ 10X6.25 Inches Graphic Drawing Tablet for $40

(ENDED) Refurbished Roku 3 for $65 (limit 3) + $5 flat S&H

This daily deal expired… The Roku 3 is currently the Roku flagship, and it is available factory reconditioned for $65 (limit 3 per customer) plus $5 flat shipping as the Woot deal of the day ending by 1am ET on Saturday 10/18/14… Roku has a number of photography-related apps/channels, including Flickr, Plex, Shutterfly, Picasa, Smugmug, Phanfare, Stuck in Customs, Facebook Photos, the Roku Media Player, and more.

(ENDED) Camera & Photo Lightning Deals (Fri): ePhoto, Vanguard, Lowepro, GoScope, Formatt-Hitech, etc

These limited time offers expired… Check back on Fridays and Mondays (or any days that end in “y” for that matter) for potential new offers from the Amazon Gold Box Lightning Deals… Expired items after the jump…

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Refurbished Nikon D3200 body only for $300 [limit 5]

DSLR action returns to the eBay Deals where authorized Nikon Dealer “BuyDig” (the online discount imprint of Beach Camera) is offering the manufacturer refurbished Nikon D3200 body only for $300 with free shipping with limit five per buyer. The body only kits are typically a good deal if you don’t want/need the 18-55 kit lens (or don’t want to deal with selling/trading it)… As with all eBay featured offers, they are limited time things, but the exact expiration date is not predictable.

AmazonBasics camera bags discounted (limit 3 each for on-sale items)

I’m not sure exactly when the discounts happened, but I was just looking at the best selling camera cases at Amazon, and some of their house brand “AmazonBasics” are discounted. Their Sling Backpack goes for $25 each (limit 3), while their top-selling Backpack for SLR/DSLRs goes for $30 (limit 3) and averages 4.6 out of 5 based on over 2300 customer reviews. They come in frustration-free packaging, so no fighting shrink-wraps or other packaging annoyances. Meanwhile their large DSLR gadget bag goes for $21.50 each (limit 3), while their holster goes for $16 each (limit 30).

Speaking of Amazon, if you are planning to place an order of $25 or more ($35+ if you want free shipping as a non-Prime member), you can get this eForCity leather hand grip for $4.20 each (that’s the actual price!). This is part of the Add-On program, so the shopping cart won’t allow you to buy it unless your order total is $25 or more. Regardless of Prime membership status. You can buy as many of these as you like. They average 3.5 out of 5 with nearly 600 customer reviews, so there are trade-offs.

Refurbished GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition for $290 [limit 5]

Back to the eBay Deals where we find the manufacturer refurbished GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition offered for $290 with free shipping with a limit of five per eBay shopper by eBay seller “premiumdirectllc” (99.5%). This ships from UPS and requires a signature per the eBay listing description.

Please note the GoPro Hero3+ is no longer the latest model. The new Hero4+ is now the latest model and as of a few days ago, it is in-stock and shipping.

Custom Leather Hardcover Photo Books w/free S&H

Free shipping offer now, regardless of purchase price. AmazonLocal has a Custom Leather Hardcover Photo Books offer from Printerpix. Prices vary by print size, by shipping is free regardless of order. The print sizes are:

+ 20-page 8×6 inch crushed-leather hardcover photo book for $12
+ same as above but 8.5×11 inch for $23
+ same as above but 12×12 inch for $29
+ limit 10 vouchers for the buyer
+ an extra 10 vouchers as gifts
+ one voucher per order when redeeming
+ free shipping
+ if you want more than 20 pages, pay extra for pages #21 and later
+ for more, check terms/conditions/details over there

Speaking of free shipping offers, in a separate offer over there from MyCustomCase.com, you pay $20 and get $45 to spend on custom smartphone cases (eg you can put your own pictures on the case). Check their website for details on which smartphone models are available for custom casing.

40% off canvas prints and posters with coupon at Walgreens

Good until the end of day on Saturday 10/18/14, you can get 40% off on canvas prints and posters at Walgreens.com when you enter coupon code CREATE4WALL over there. They also have a Same Day Pickup option for many of the print options. Some sizes are mail-delivery-only, but the more popular sizes are eligible for the same day pickup option.

First Time Buyers Only: Spend $100+ on Amazon Fine Art, Get $25 Gift Card bonus

If you like buying photography as art (or other art) and you never purchased any Fine Art items from Amazon before, they have a new promotion that gets you a free $25 Amazon Gift Card when you make a purchase of $100+ at Amazon Fine Art. The gift card will be emailed to you (not a plastic gift card by mail) at the end of the month you make your purchase in. An expiration date is not mentioned over there.

(ENDED) Starts 4pm / 4:30pm ET: Jumbl High-Resolution 22MP Scanner/Digitizer

These limited time offers expired… For potential new offers, check the Gold Box Lightning Deals… Expired items after the jump…

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