HP Envy 5540 Wireless All-in-One Photo Printer for $65

The HP Envy 5540 Wireless All-in-One Photo Printer is currently on sale for $65 with free shipping at Amazon by Amazon itself with a limit of two units per customer. This is a sale, like the Canon 50mm f1.2L going for $1149, not a lightning deal.

(ENDED) Wednesday Daily Deals: Laser Tripod, Bags, Etc

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(ENDED) Wedn: LED Light for $59; Manfrotto Walking Sticks for $40

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Stock Updates: Olympus E-M1 II by some, Fuji X-T2 not

I just updated the Stock Status Tracker and the current situation is this: the Fuji X-T2 is not currently in-stock but a variety of 3rd-party sellers have the Olympus E-M1 II body only in-stock-ish for its normal price of $2000 through Amazon.

Fujifilm INSTAX Mini Instant Film Twin Pack for $13.44

The Fujifilm INSTAX Mini Instant Film Twin Pack (a total of 20 sheets) is currently on sale for $13.44 at Amazon by Amazon itself. This is currently restricted to Prime members. Limit up to twenty packs per customer. The current shipping estimate is 2-5 weeks. This is not a lightning deal.

Thule Perspektiv Compact Sling for $35 w/FS

Here comes another camera bag, it is the Thule Perspektiv Compact Sling going for $35 with free shipping at B&H Photo, another one of their latest B&H Photo Featured sales.

32GB Lexar SDXC C10 for $10 with free S&H

A bit of a memory card doorbuster (since it gets free shipping), it is the 32GB Lexar Professional Class 10 UHS-I U1 633x SDHC Memory Card (Up to 95MB/s Read, Up to 20MB/s Write) going for $10 with free shipping at Adorama. You can buy as many as you like at this price… For more action, check their New Years Sale

Used Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 35-100mm f2 (Four Thirds) for $1000

NOTE: this is a Four Thirds DSLR lens; NOT a micro four thirds lens for the M43 mirrorless system.

Of interest to Four Thirds DSLR photographers and adapter-erers, B&H Photo has the Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 35-100mm f2 (Four Thirds) in Used Condition for $1000 in 8+ condition and $1100 in 9 condition and $1150 in 9+ condition. The new condition price is $1950 at B&H.

50% off 8×10 Canvas Prints & Wood Panels [WP]

A new week is here, and so are new coupons at Walgreens Photo. Coupon code DECORATE50 gets you 50% off 8×10-inch Canvas Prints & Wood Panels until Wednesday at 11:59pm Central time. Sometimes these get extended until Saturday night, but it’s not guaranteed. The usual terms apply, free store pick-up, otherwise you pay S&H. Limit five uses per customer during the promotion. The bottom of the page over there has the coupon details – in fineprint because the internet “paper” can’t fit it all 🙂

Canon EF 50mm f1.2 L for $1149 [limit 5]

Surprise! An actual lens on …sale! The Canon 50mm f1.2 L is currently on sale, in new condition, for $1149 with free shipping, at Amazon by Amazon itself. Limit up to five per customer at this point. This is not a lightning deal, so it’s either an actual sale an error or an internal (3rd-party sellers) or external (other websites/retailers) price-match.

Vanguard Abeo Plus 324CT Carbon Fiber Tripod with TBH-100 Ball Head for $300

Tripod time now, the Vanguard Abeo Plus 324CT Carbon Fiber Tripod with TBH-100 Ball Head is on sale for $300 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo as a limited time offer.

In other B&H action, they offer:
+ 4TB WD My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive for $105
+ Lenovo 14″ ThinkPad X1 Carbon Ultrabook (4th Gen) for $1229
+ Sirui T-004X Aluminum Tripod with C-10X Ball Head for $120 (four color options)
+ Photogenic Umbrella, White – 45″ with Removable Black Cover for $20 + S&H (or free S&H with $49+ orders)

For more offers, check the latest B&H Photo Featured sales.

Prima Photo Aluminum Monopod for $30 w/free S&H

Has anyone written this science fiction story yet? All the Tripods and Monopods become sentient at once and rebel against humanity, demanding proper care, not just thrown at the bottom of the trunk and pulled out only in case of photography-emergencies? 🙂

Which brings us to the Prima Photo Aluminum Monopod on sale for $30 with free shipping at B&H Photo, available in four different color schemes. This is a limited time sale, expiration date unknown (to me).

128GB Delkin 1050X UDMA 7 CompactFlash for $100

Vroom-vroom with a 1050X Compactflash, the 128GB Delkin 1050X UDMA 7 Cinema (model DDCF1050-128 GB) is on sale for $100 with free shipping at B&H Photo and Amazon itself.

Speaking of storage-related items, Amazon itself offers this 128GB SanDisk CZ48 USB 3.0 Flash drive (model SDCZ48-128G-U46) for the very specific price of $24.31. This is not a lightning deal.

Speaking of Amazon, if you are close to the $25+/$49+ limits, $2 is all it takes to get the new condition “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” DVD. Not sure how they can afford to sell it for $2 and not even have a quantity-limit per customer. But what do I know? I’m just a blogflower 😉

Sigma APO Teleconverter 1.4x EX DG for $199 (C/N)

It’s Shiguma time now, the Sigma APO Teleconverter 1.4x EX DG is on sale for $199 with free expedited shipping (it’s a small thing after all) in the Canon and Nikon systems (sorry, the Sigma SA is not on-sale last-remaining-Sigma-SA-photographer) at B&H Photo. This is a limited time offer but an expiration date is not mentioned.

14 Sony Cameras (RX and E-mount) with Free Gift Cards (amounts range from $50 to $500)

A total of 14 Sony cameras, a mix of E-mount iLCs and RX fixed-lens cameras are bundled with gift cards with amounts ranging from $50 to $500 at B&H Photo. The Sony a7S II body only is the one getting the $500 gift card. The a6300 and a couple of RX models are getting $200 gift cards, while the rest are getting either $50 or $100 free B&H gift cards.

In-stock now: Zeiss Milvus 135mm f2 ZE (Canon)

Prime your wallet canons because a new lens is now in-stock and shipping for the Canon EF system, it is the Zeiss Milvus 135mm f/2 ZE Lens going for $2199 with free expedited shipping from B&H Photo. The Nikon version is not in-stock yet…

Weekend Photo Magazine Sale: Some Print, Some Digital

UPDATE: Offer ends Monday night…

The weekend is here again and a new round of the Weekend Magazine Sale is upon us featuring some print magazines, and some digital magazines – of camera and photo interest.

Print Magazines
+ 1-year of Pop Photo or Digital Photo or Outdoor Photographer for pennies under $5 per magazine per year
+ 1-year of Digital Photo PRO for $7.67 per year
+ up to three years per magazine (new, renewals, or gifts)

Digital Subscriptions (via Zinio)
+ 1-year of Shutterbug for $10
+ 1-year of Aperture for $17.50
+ up to four years per magazine (new or renewals)

Tuesday Daily Deals Accessorapalooza: Vanguard, Fujifilm Hood, Filter and Actual Film, official Sony, Pentax, Panasonic Cases, Tenba, Studio/Lighting Kits, Pelican, Fotodiox, MegaGear, Etc

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(ENDED) Tuesday: Axler Cage for Sony a7* for $130, Etc

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12pk AmazonBasics Rechargeable AAA batteries for $13

If you are interested in rechargeable AAA batteries, the 12-pack of the AmazonBasics brand (800 mAh) are currently on sale for $13 at Amazon by Amazon itself. This is a sale, not a lightning deal. You can buy up to 30 12-packs at this price… These are also eligible for “Subscribe and Save” discounts…

Tenba Messenger Small Camera Bag for $50 w/FS

More camera-bag action at Adorama, it’s the Tenba Messenger Small Camera Bag for SLR Camera Body with 2-3 Lens Kit, Black going for $50 with free shipping. This too is good until 1/7/17 or earlier if sold out.

For more action, check the latest Adorama Specials (2500+ options), along with their Overstock specials (over 6800 options)… They also have nearly 300 items in their Used Clearance pages…

Timbuk2 Snoop Camera Messenger Bag for $79

All the new camera gear procured during the 2016 holidays demand (yes, I am a DSLR Whisperer, the DSLRs tell me so), demand I say, new bags. In which case, Adorama is offering the Timbuk2 Snoop Camera Messenger Bag, Small, Cordura Black for $79 with free 2-day shipping until 1/7/17 or earlier if sold out.

Induro GIT204 Grand Series 2 Stealth Carbon Fiber Tripod for $349

Happy GNU Year! It’s 2018 already, time sure does fly fast 🙂 We start with a tripod, the Induro GIT204 Grand Series 2 Stealth Carbon Fiber Tripod, 4 Sections is on sale for $349 with free expedited shipping at Adorama until 1/5/17.

PS: it will take a few days until I get used to typing “17” and “2017”, so you may see some “16” and “2016” expiration dates in new posts posted in 2017.

(ENDED) Monday Daily Deals: Pelican, Vanguard, Studio/Lighting Kits, Etc

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(ENDED) Monday: Bolt macro ring-light $45; Wireless trigger $28

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Sony 18-105mm F4.0 G OSS (E) + $50 Gift Card for $598

The Sony 18-105mm F4.0 G OSS (E-mount) lens currently goes for $598 at authorized dealers, but as of the time of writing, you can get it for this price bundled with a $50 Adorama gift certificate at Adorama… Alternately they have a bundle with free accessories (including Corel software) but no $50 gift card…

Likewise, Adorama is bundling a $50 Adorama gift certificate with the silver Sony a6000 body only while still selling it at the authorized dealer price of $398.

For more action at Adorama, check their Pre-New-Year sale and their Year-Ending Rebate close-outs.

Storage Round-up: 500GB HDD w/case for $34; 128GB USB 2.0 stick for $20; And More

And now a mini storage round-up. If you need a 500GB external hard drive that comes with its own carrying case, B&H Photo is offering the 500GB HGST Touro S Ultra-Portable External Hard Drive (Gold) plus an HGST carrying case for $34 with free shipping and handling. Limit up to four per customer. This is a limited time sale (expiration date not mentioned).

If you need USB storage but don’t need speed, the 128GB SanDisk Cruzer Glide CZ60 USB 2.0 flash drive (SDCZ60-128G-B35) at Amazon by Amazon itself (limit up to five per customer).

If you are looking for a Samsung microSD card, their 32GB Samsung 80MB/s EVO Select Micro SDHC Memory Card (MB-ME32DA/AM) goes for $10 with a limit of up to three per customer by Amazon itself.

This does not smell like teen spirit, it smells like price-match spirit, the Lexar Professional Workflow XR2 Card Reader is on sale for $35 at Adorama and B&H Photo and Amazon itself.

Sony a6500 body + $200 GiftCard + 64GB SD for $1398

To the eBay Deals now, the Focus Camera eBay store is offering the new condition Sony a6500 body only bundled with a $200 Focus Camera Gift card and a 64GB SD memory card for $1398 with free shipping.

Refurbished DJI Phantom 3 Professional 4K for $799

Flying over the Trending eBay Deals is another offer from the official DJI eBay store, offering the manfacturer refurbished DJI Phantom 3 Professional with 4K Video for $799 with free shipping and a 1-year DJI warranty. Limit up to five per customer. Nearly 750 units got sold so far.

(ENDED) Genaray LED-6500T 209 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light for $100

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Photoshop Elements 15 and Premiere Elements 15 bundle for $82.50 [Prime only]

UPDATE 12/31/16: the Digital Day is over, but the Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements 15 bundle (digital download) continues to be offered for $82.50 for Prime members…

The $82.50 price is also available on the PC/Mac Disc option, also restricted to Prime members only.

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(ENDED) Friday Fujitsu Rechargable Batteries: 12 AA and 12 AAA together for $35 w/FS

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(ENDED) Corel PaintShop Pro X9 Ultimate [Download] for $25

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(ENDED) YMMV 8% eBay Bucks until Saturday 3am ET

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(ENDED) Saturday Daily Deals: Rokinon 24mm T1.5 Cine FF (Sony E), Yi Action Cameras, Pelican, Etc

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PhotoPRO EXPO 2017 Registration for $129 with coupon

We now have a convention coupon! Coupon code PPE17EVE gets you signed up for the PhotoPRO EXPO 2017 for $129. Coupon is good until the end of the calendar year (12/31/16). The convention takes places January 26-30 in 2017 in the Ohio/Kentucky area (Cincinnati, OH/Covington, KY). Calipari not included!

256GB Sandisk Ultra USB 3.0 Flash Drive for $50 w/FS

The prices of USB flash drives continue to drop, for example, for $50 with free shipping you can get this 256GB Sandisk Ultra USB 3.0 Flash Drive (SDCZ48-256G-A46) at Amazon by Amazon itself with a limit of up to three per customer. This is not a lightning deal.

15% off site-wide at AdoramaPix with coupon

It’s coupon time at AdoramaPIX, coupon code NEWYEAR15 gets you 15% off site-wide. The coupon expires 12/31/16.

In a separate offer, if you place an order of $49+ in the next three days, you will receive 8×10 inch metal print in January. $49 is the magic number that gets you free shipping.

(ENDED) 64GB Transcend 200x C10 SDXC for $16.50 (plus Lightning-USB dual Flash Drives and JetDrive Lites)

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(ENDED) Friday Daily Deals: Phottix, Studio/Lighting Kits, BlueCrane, Straps, Filters, Pelican, Etc

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(ENDED) Heads Up: Friday is Amazon’s inaugural Digital Day

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Vivitar 3-Piece 77mm UV/CPL/ND Filter Kit for $7 w/FS

Doorbuster time! Adorama is offering the Vivitar 3-Piece 77mm UV/CPL/ND Filter Kit for $8 with free shipping. This is a while supplies last promotion.

(ENDED) Thursday Daily Deals: Photoolex M800N Flash, 4pk Lens Pouches, Etc

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(ENDED) Thursday: 150-600mm f5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary (C/N) for $839; Etc

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Free Next Day Delivery from B&H Photo (1800+ items)

If you are buying holiday gifts, or if you are buying items for the 2016 Tax Year, or if you simply like to receive items as quickly as possible, over 1800 products are currently eligible for the B&H Photo Free Next Day Delivery promotion. Click on the product categories of interest (eg Photo) or click on the tabs of the brands of interest (Canon, Fuji, Nikon, Panasonic, Rokinon, etc). This is not just big ticket items, even some $20 accessories are eligible.

Used Sigma 17-50mm f2.8 EX DC OS HSM (Nikon) for $286

Canon and Nikon demand top dollar for their f2.8 zooms, but Shiguma offers photographers a more budget-friendly option with the $400 17-50mm f2.8 EX DC OS HSM (which even gets some free accessories at Adorama or 4% promotional rewards at B&H Photo).

But if you are comfortable with used, you can get the Nikon version in “Used – Very Good” condition for $286~ at Amazon Warehouse Deals. Make sure you page down the listings to find the ones sold by Amazon Warehouse Deals (Amazon’s used sales arm). 3rd-party sellers sell them for slightly less but unless you are familiar or very comfortable with those sellers, you are better off paying a little bit more to get them from Amazon Warehouse Deals itself.

(ENDED) Panasonic ZS50 Travel-Zoom for $250 (New) [updated]

As of 1/1/17 this party is over: Zoom-zoom! The Panasonic ZS50 travel-zoom is available for $250 with free shipping at Costco for members, or $262.50 for non-members. This sale ends 12/31/16 per the site over there.

The refurbished sale ended but it appears to be recurring at B&H, so it may return in the future… On the other hand, if you prefer a lower price, you can get it refurbished for $200 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo until Wednesday at 11:59pm ET. This is one of their After-Holiday Deal Zone specials.

(ENDED) Last Call for 5% Amazon purchases with Discover

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(ENDED) Wedn Daily Deals: Tenba, Studio/Lighting Kits, Etc

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(ENDED) Lowepro Fastpack 350 Backpack (Black) for $60 w/FS

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