(SOLD OUT) Used Nikon D850 body only for $2500 w/free S&H

As of a 1:21pm ET recheck, this sold out… For future updates, check the Stock Status Tracker

Today’s update of the Stock Status Tracker has good news for people who likes used news! The Nikon D850 body only is available in USED condition for $2500 with free shipping (from Nevada) by a 100% individual eBay seller. One unit is available. This is a “buy it now” price, not an auction listing! The listing closes on Sunday at 9pm pacific time unless sold out ahead of time.

Ectreme 1080p waterproof action cam for $30 w/free S&H

Good until 9:10pm ET, you can get the new condition Ectreme 1080p waterproof action camera for $30 with free shipping as a lightning deal of the Amazon Gold Box. This averages 5 out of 5 based on 24 customer reviews.

Speaking of Amazon, this AmazonBasics Stainless Steel Tumbler is on sale for $2.33 with up to three per customer. It is an Add-On. A number of AmazonBasics items are on sale, so check their website if interested, for example 5-pack of lens pouches for $13.

Sub-$100 refurb zooms return to Oly Outlet store

Another refill of the Olympus Outlet store brings back two budget refurbished zoom lenses with the usual 90-day Olympus USA warranty and free shipping with orders of $100+ (otherwise it is $5 flat shipping):

+ M.Zuiko Digital ED 40-150mm f4.0-5.6 R for $60
+ M.Zuiko 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II for $90
+ both are in-stock as of the time of writing
+ you can find them all at the Olympus Outlet store, sorted by price

40% off Dell PowerEdge R620 Servers [Dell Refurb]

Good until the end of May 2018, Dell Refurbished is offering 40% off any PowerEdge R620 Server using Coupon code: SAVE40R620 entered over there. Free US shipping. Coupon cannot be combined with other offers and only works at the Dell Refurbished (Dell Financial Services) website.

Pre-order new Tamron 18-270 Di II VC PZD [C/N]

Speaking of pre-ordering, another Tamron superzoom lens is now available for pre-ordering, it is the Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD going for $350 in your choice of Nikon or Canon DSLR systems at B&H Photo

Pre-order new Fuji X-T100 mirrorless for $600 to $700

Fuji is back with another X-System interchangeable lens digital camera, part of the X-T series. it is the new X-T100, available for pre-order for $600 in body only in three color schemes at Adorama and B&H Photo… It is also available in a “take pictures with” kit with the XC 15-45mmF3.5-5.6 OIS PZ for $700 available for pre-ordering at B&H Photo and Adorama

Thur: refurb Fuji XP120 or XP125 waterproof for $100

Surprise! An actual digital camera in the Woot daily deals, it is the factory reconditioned Fuji XP120 or XP125 waterproof digital camera going for $100 each with free shipping for Prime members or $5 flat shipping. They come with a 90-day Woot warranty. Sale ends by Friday 1am ET or earlier if sold out.

(ENDED) Fri/Sat (B&H): OctoPad for $15, BluRay blanks, Etc

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Gazelle Trade-In Bonus with select MacBooks and iPhones

Gazelle is running a couple of trade-in promotions at the moment. Good until 5/27/18, you can get a $25 trade-in bonus when you trade in a MacBook valued at $250+. Separately you can get a $15 trade-in bonus when you trade in a iPhone valued at $150+. Check their website for terms, conditions and details.

CreativeLIVE sale: 12 classes for $19 each

CreativeLIVE is back with another sale promotion. No coupon is needed for this one. A dozen different classes are on sale for $19 each, including Photoshop, newborn photography, nature/landscape, lightweight location lighting, food photography, film lighting, and more.

On the free to watch streaming front, their Creative LIVE ON-AIR schedule starting at 12pm ET are headlined by the “Bold and Fearless Design” class…

Wedn Daily Deals: HP Envy AiO $40, Logitech, Etc

There are a couple of potentially interesting items in the Best Buy daily deals as follows:

+ HP ENVY 4520 Wireless All-In-One Instant Ink Ready Printer for $40 after you “add to cart”; you don’t have to login to see the price

+ Logitech C920 Pro Webcam for $25

Meanwhile the Amazon Gold Box daily deals have a $45 Dremel rotary tool set, a Klipsch bundle, and 24 analogue watches on sale. These end by 3am ET on Thursday as usual.

Woot-OFF In Progress

Wednesday is here and a Woot-OFF is running at three of the sub-Woots: Sellout/Clearance which is the most likely to have camera-related products, along with Shirts and Gourmet. Free shipping for Prime members or $5 flat for the calendar day. Woot-OFFs run in 24 hour multiples with 1am eastern being the starting and ending point. In recent weeks Woot-OFFs typically last 24 hours, but they also typically start on Tuesdays instead of Wednesday, so it’s hard to tell ahead of time.

(ENDED) Thur (B&H): E-Image Tripod, Rokinon 35/1.4 FE $549, Etc

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Refurb Olympus E-PL3 with 14-42 II R for $236

The latest refill of the Olympus Outlet store has 29 items, sorted at the link above by price. This includes a budget “take pictures with” kit, the manufacturer refurbished Olympus E-PL3 with 14-42mm II R going for $236 with free shipping and a 90 day Olympus USA warranty. It is in-stock as of the time of writing.

256GB SanDisk Extreme Pro SDXC UHS-I Card for $112

As of the time of writing, the new condition 256GB SanDisk Extreme Pro SDXC UHS-I Card, model SDSDXXG-256G-GN4IN, is on sale for the very specific price of $112.07, sold and shipped by Amazon itself. You can buy as many as you like. This is not a lightning deal. It currently defeats in terms of $/GB the other options (8GB to 512GB) in its line. This is the newer V30 card, UHS-I, U3, up to 95MB/sec, etc.

Refurb Kodak PIXPRO SP360 Action Cam for $75

The certified refurbished Kodak PIXPRO SP360 Action Cam is currently on sale for $75 with free shipping, sold by a 3rd-party seller with the orders fulfilled by Amazon. This is not a lightning deal, so expiration time unknown.

Tue: Renogy Solar Panel and Generator daily deal

Good until Wednesday at 3am eastern, among the Tuesday Amazon gold box daily deals is a duo of Renogy solar power products. The 100W 12V monocrystalline solar panel goes for $100, while the Phoenix Portable Generator All-in-one Solar Kit for Mobile, Off-grid Applications and Emergencies goes for the very specific price of $352.49. Limit ten of each per customer at the sale price.

Tue: 20% off at Monoprice without minimum purchase

A surprise coupon is running at Monoprice until Tuesday at 11:59pm pacific time! Coupon code MAY22 gets you 20% off almost everything at the Monoprice website. There are restrictions and such but you can test the coupon and get a shipping estimate without creating an account or logging in. Simply add the items of interest in the shopping cart and enter the coupon and see what happens. You can only have one coupon in the shopping cart, so make sure you delete any previous coupon in order to see the effects of the new coupon.

Nikon Official Camera Strap for Nikon D850 for $9 + S&H

Today’s update of the Stock Status Tracker finds the used Sony a7r III kits to have sold out at B&H Photo. Kudos to B&H for selling them are normal used prices instead of hiking the prices above the starting price.

If you want a piece of the Nikon D850, but don’t want to break the bank, we have good news for you, KEH Camera is offering the Nikon Neck Strap 1.5″ Black Yellow Stitch D850 (AN-DC18) for $9 plus shipping. Or free shipping with orders of $49+. This is in Used “EX” (excellent) condition.

PS: there’s also a 2-day 20% off accessories coupon at KEH Camera until Tuesday night…

20% off Accessories with KEH coupon until Wedn PM

KEH Camera is back with a new 2-day coupon, good until Wednesday 5/23/18 at 11:59pm ET: coupon code ACC5A gets you 20% off 5900+ camera accessories at KEH Camera. As usual, their shopping cart is the ultimate decider on what qualifies for the coupon.

35% off at Blurb with coupon until 5/27/18

Good until 5/27/18, coupon code CLICK35 gets you 35% off purchases at the Blurb website. You can use the coupon up to five items during this promotional period. This is good for prints of your own photography, not for orders of other people’s photography. Terms and conditions on their website.

(ENDED) Wedn (B&H): Vello FreeWave Plus Wireless Remote Shutter Release for $30 w/FS (five system options), Etc

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Get $300 Amazon Gift Card with select Huawei MateBook X PRO Signature Thin & Light laptops

For a limited time, Amazon itself is offering a $300 Amazon plastic gift card when you purchase the new condition Huawei MateBook X Pro Signature Edition Thin & Light Laptop for $1200. IT has a 13.9″ 3K Touch display, 8th Generation Intel i5-8250U, 8GB of RAM, 256 GB of SSD, 3:2 Aspect ratio, Office 365 Personal Included, model Mach-W19B. Limit two bundles per customer at the sale price.

On the same listing you will also find an i7-8550U with GeForce MX150 and twice the RAM and SSD for $300 more. This too eligible for the $300 gift card promotion.

Canon EF 70-200mm f4L IS for $1100 w/freebies

The new condition Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L IS lens is currently on sale for $1099 at authorized Canon dealers, some of which are offering freebies as well. At Adorama you get a free filter kit, Corel software bundle, and a few other free lens-y accessories (lens shade, tether, cleaning kit)… At B&H Photo you get 4% promotional rewards ($44~ to be used in future purchases there)… At Amazon, Prime members get a 5% statement credit ($55~) if you pay with one of the Prime credit cards…

Rakuten Coupon: $10 off $50+ (ends Tue PM)

Good until Tuesday at 11:59pm pacific time, the Rakuten website is offering $10 off purchases of $50+ with coupon code GET10 entered over there. Some exclusions and restrictions apply as usual. You can find those in the fineprint at the bottom of the aforelinked page.

Strategically this is good for items that have the same prices everywhere, or rarely go on sale. A number of 3rd-party camera deals also sell on Rakuten, so you are not limited to what they have on their own. Note also that Rakuten has both authorized and unauthorized 3rd-party sellers offering camera gear on their website, so be sure to research an unfamiliar seller before buying!

15% off purchases of $50+ with eBay coupon (includes Beach, Dell, and many more)

Coupons and rewards are one of eBay’s current favorite ways to offer temptations to potential buyers. And now we have another eBay coupon promotion. Coupon code PMEMDAY gets you 15% off purchase of items priced $50+ from a long list of eligible eBay sellers including Anker, aSavings (Focus Camera alternate name), Beach Camera (parent company of BuyDig), Daily Steals, Cuisinart (shiny kitchen appliances are a good test for difficult shooting/lightning situations?), Dell, eBags, Guess Outlet, Overstock, Reebok, Northwest Outdoors, Tech Rabbit, Timex, VM Innovations, Wilson Leather, and many more!

When you use the left sidebar over there to drill further down in the various categories, there are 450+ camera and photo items, but there are various others in other sub-categories and six degrees of separation and such.

This coupon offer expires on Friday May 25 in 2018 at 11:59pm pacific time.

You can combine this offer with the eBay Bonus Bucks promotion if you are eligible for that one and while they run in parallel until Tuesday night…

Imported Sony a7R III body w/1-YR Seller W for $2770

The new condition a7R III body only goes for $3200 at authorized Sony USA dealers which offer some freebies, eg $64 promotional rewards at B&H Photo or you can get various free accessories and software at Adorama

But if you are comfortable with imported/grey-market that come with a 1-year warranty from the seller (not Sony USA), then to the eBay Deals we go where eBay seller “Department Store NYC” is offering it in imported grey-market condition for $2700 with free shipping and a 1-year seller warranty from Dept Store NYC (not Sony). Up to three per customer at the sale price.

IF you are eligible for the limited time eBay Bucks bonus promotion, you can get $100 eBay Bucks on the purchase. The promotion has limits, so you don’t get unlimited 8%.

Monday: 25% off orders of $300+ at Monoprice

For Monday in the pacific time zone, coupon code 25MON gets you 25% off eligible items with a total of $300+ at the Monoprice website. Exclusions and restrictions apply but you can test the coupon and get a S&H estimate (free shipping is a luxury at Monoprice) without creating an account or logging in.

$5 off purchase of two books at B&N online

Good until Wednesday at 11:59pm pacific, coupon code BOOKISH gets you $5 off the purchase of TWO printed books at the Barnes & Noble website. Exclusions apply to the coupon as usual. Some product types (ebooks, LEGOs, Nooks, gift cards, etc) are excluded from general purpose couponization.

The Clearance section is another place to look for deals. You can drill down the sub-categories or go directly to the Photography Clearance section. There’s also this 30% – 75% off Clearance page.

YMMV eBay 8% to 10% eBay Bucks Rewards on $50+

Good until Tuesday 5/22/18 at 11:59pm pacific… This is YMMV as usual! The offer is being sent out via email and eBay messages, it is a new 8% eBay Bucks promotion, or 10% if you shop with the official eBay apps. This offer has a minimum purchase of $50+ to earn the bonus. Otherwise you earn the standard eBay bucks percentage. You must manually activate it before you earn the extra eBay Bucks. This has no minimum purchase amount. I do not know if every eBay Bucks member gets these offers or the eBay computers do their “targeting thing” (eg nudge people who haven’t shopped in a while to shop, and so forth).

A good place to look for ideas are the eBay Deals along with the Trending Deals (shows only 100 trending deals, less overwhelming to look at than their main deals page). There’s also a dedicated search box there that searches only the Deals, not everything else on eBay.

Another way to look for ideas is our eBay Category posts here, including the free Google Home Mini w/$150+ orders promotion running until 5/29/18.

As usual, there are limits to how much you can earn. You can earn $100 maximum for an individual transaction, and a maximum of $500 from multiple purchases made during this promotional period.

Monday Gold Box: ESSDI, Hohem, GVM, Lightdow, Camvate, Etc

There is some modest action in the Monday Amazon Gold Box as follows:

+ ends 12:30pm ET: ESDDI 176 LED Ultra Bright Dimmable Camera Light Panel for $26 minus $5 off green clip-on coupon = $21
+ 19% claimed as of 10:10am ET

+ ends 2:05pm ET: Hohem 3-Axis Wearable Gimbal Stabilizer for $144
+ 5% claimed as of 10:11am ET

+ ends 3:25pm ET: GVM LED Video Light 520 CRI97 Plus and TLCI 97 Plus 18500 lux @ Bi-color 3200-5600K for $127
+ 7% claimed as of 10:12am ET

+ starts 12:29pm ET: Photoolex Dual USB Charger with Two Rechargeable Batteries replacements for the Canon LP-E6* (price before sale $34)


+ starts 5:15pm ET: Lightdow 200W Photographic Equipment 20×28″ Softbox Continuous Output Lighting Photo Studio Soft Light Bundle(Model Number: LD-TZ005) (price before sale $30)

+ starts 5:24pm ET: CAMVATE Director’s Monitor Cage with Wireless Receivers and Multi-function Plate (price before sale $169)

+ starts 7:09pm ET: CRAPHY 2x125W 5500K Photography Studio Soft Box Lights Continuous Lighting Kit for Photo Video (20×28″ Softbox + 3 Muslin Backdrops (White Black Green) + Background Support Stand (10×6.5ft) (price before sale $103)

+ starts 8:35pm ET: Lightdow 200W Photographic Equipment Adjustable Overhead Lighting Boom Arm Softbox Kit(Model Number: LD-TZ008) (price before sale $40)


+ starts 3:55am ET: ESDDI 800W 20″X28″ Photography Softbox Light Lighting Kit Photo Equipment Soft Studio Light Softbox (price before sale $40)

+ starts 8:04am ET: KMASHI 20000mah External Battery QC3.0 Quick Charge Power Bank Backup Battery (price before sale $37)

+ starts 9:44am ET: Ring Light, ESDDI 18inch 100W LED Dimmable Ring Light, Adjustable Color Temperature 3200K-5800K, Stand Phone Holder, Hot Shoe Adapter (price before sale $120 minus $6 off clip-on coupon)

+ various action cams including Apeman

(ENDED) Tue (B&H): Westcott Octa $130, Wooden HotShoe Handle $99

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(SOLD OUT) In-Stock: USED Sony a7 III for $1658+, w/28-70 for $1934+

As of a 5/22/18 recheck, these sold out… For future updates, check the Stock Status Tracker

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Manfrotto BeFree One aluminum travel tripod for $90 or $95

The new condition Manfrotto BeFree One aluminum travel tripod is currently on sale for $90 with free shipping and handling at the Costco website. This price is for members. Non-members can buy it with a 5% surcharge, that’s +$4.50 if my head-math is correct…

Meh brings back $5/month free shipping membership

As mentioned in the main text of today’s deal at Meh.com, Meh is bringing back their free shipping membership plan, let’s call it version 2.0. You pay $5 per month, and you can cancel it at any time. For any month you are a paying member, you get free shipping at Meh and its other sister shopping sites (Morningsave, Casemates, Checkout.org and any others they may come up with in the future). If you are a regular shopper there, the membership makes sense since a number of their offers face a make-or-break as a deal based on the shipping fee. Details on the new membership at the bottom of this Meh forum post. The top part of the post gives background and history.

50% off Adobe classes at CreativeLIVE

Good until Monday at 11:59pm ET, as part of the Photoshop Week festivities, CreativeLIVE is offering 50% off Adobe Classes. The price you see is the price you pay, no coupon code is needed. This includes various Adobe Bootcamps and Complete Guides (Lightroom Classic, Photoshop CC, Premiere PRO, etc) along with a variety of other Adobe-related photo-topics, including topics such as workflow, printing, composing, histogram, color/tone, and more.

Last Day of FREE Streaming: Photoshop Week 2018

Today (Saturday 5/19/18) is the last day of the Photoshop Week 2018 at CreativeLIVE, and as before, you can watch for free all of today’s live-streaming online classes. There are two channels running in parallel and classes typically repeat overnight up until 12pm eastern of the following day. During this promotion, you can purchase the whole Photoshop Week of 2018, a total of 42 classes, for $299.

128GB Sandisk Extreme PRO SDXC V30 for $53 w/FS

If you are looking for the lowest price per GB among the Sandisk Extreme PRO V30 SDXC memory card options, currently the 128GB SanDisk Extreme Pro SDXC (V30, UHS-I, U3, model SDSDXXG-128G-GN4IN) is on sale by Amazon itself for the very specific price of $52.62 with free shipping. You can buy as many as you like. This is not a lightning deal, so expiration time unknown.

Speaking of Sandisk, one of the Best Buy daily deals for Saturday is the new condition 128GB SanDisk Ultra PLUS 128GB microSDXC UHS-I, model SDSQUSC-128G-ANCMA, offered for $40 with free shipping or free store pickup where available/possible.

Pre-order the new OnePlus 6 from China for $800

If you like what you see so far from the previews, specs, hands-on and announcements of the all new OnePlus 6 flagship smartphone, you can place pre-orders for it for $800 from GearBest.com. This will ship from China in early July. Various shipping options are available in addition to the free slow shipping. It has dual cameras, 8GB RAM (!), 128GB on-board storage, and much and more…

New Lower prices on 560+ items at KEH Camera

KEH Camera is back with an old fashioned sale. No coupon code is needed for this promotion! They have lowered the price on 560+ used camera gear. The price you see is the price you pay! Items in condition “EX” or better get a free 180-day KEH warranty…

DiscountMags Weekend sale as employee pricing

And now we complete the “Friday Coupon Trilogy”, directed by Petyr Jacksyn, with the DiscountMags Weekend Sale with an “Employee Pricing” theme, with the following prices for these printed photo magazines delivered to US address:

+ Digital Photo for $4.53 per year
+ Outdoor Photographer for $4.60 per year
+ Digital Photo PRO for $6.51 per year
+ Videomaker for $7.82 per year
+ sale ends Monday night

Refurbished GoPRO sale at Woot Plus (4 options, $70 to $145)

Another refill of the Woot Plus Camera sales finds four different refurbished GoPRO models on sale, with a 90 day Woot warranty, with prices ranging from $70 to $145:

+ GoPRO HERO for $70
+ HERO3 Silver Edition for $75
+ HER03+ Silver Edition for $85
+ HERO4 Silver Edition for $145

Free shipping for Prime members or $5 flat shipping for everything you buy from Woot during a single calendar day (in the central time zone; that’s when the daily deals change at Woot). These however are Woot Plus offers, so they last for a few days (unless they sell out quickly).

Dell Refurb coupons: $400 off $800+, $300 off $600+, Etc

Friday is here and this means we have a new round of Dell Refurbished coupons, running until Monday night as usual. The coupons cannot be combined with other offers or used on clearance items. Free standard US shipping.

+ $400 off any item priced $800 & up with Coupon code: DELL4UDEAL

+ $300 off any item priced $600 – $799 with Coupon code: DELL4UDEAL

+ $150 off any item priced $350 – $599 with . Coupon code: DELL4UDEAL

+ 30% off any item (excludes E5440 models) with Coupon code: DELL30ANYITEM

(ENDED) B&H Daily Deal runs until Monday night: Vanguard Reno 41 for $30, 45 for $35 DSLR Backpacks w/FS

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In-Stock at Two Authorized: Nikon D850 Filmmaker’s Kit

Another update from the Stock Status Tracker the official Nikon D850 filmmaker’s kit is now in-stock and ready to ship for $5550 at B&H Photo and Adorama… Note that both stores will be closed from Friday PM until Monday night, so if you need this to ship right away, order before the upcoming holiday closing!

Nikon D850 body available USED for $3150 and NEW for $3300

Today’s update of the Stock Status Tracker has an interesting development! The Nikon D850 is available for purchase in USED condition for $3150 or NEW condition for $3300 at KEH Camera. I don’t remember my KEH password, so I don’t know what the shipping estimate is for these two options…

KEH offers a 180-day warranty on used products in condition EX or better, so that’s half of a manufacturer warranty, so factor that in the price. The particular one offered at KEH is “LN -” condition (Like New Minus) and comes with a battery and charger.

PS: if you prefer imported grey-market in new condition, you can get it for $3050 by 6ave’s eBay store

(ENDED) Ends Sat PM: 20% off $150+ Monoprice orders

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Pinnacle Studio 21 Video Editing Suite for $36 [Win]

Adobe is not the only one making photo-video software. One of the “survivors” of the post-Photoshop apocalypse is Pinnacle Systems and they are currently offering their Pinnacle Studio 21 Video Editing Suite for PC for $36 with free shipping, sold and shipped by Amazon itself. This is not a lightning deal, so expiration time unknown.

Another Woot Garage Sale in progress: YI Action Cam Bundle for $45, Fuji and Polaroid Instant Paper, MicroSD cards, Etc

Woot-OFFs have fallen out of favor with Woot as they are experimenting with other ways to sell various random products. One of these experiments are the Woot Garage sales that are appearing every few weeks. This round includes an Electronics Garage sale which includes a $30 action camera, a 20-count of Fujifilm Instax Mini Twin Pack Instant Film [International Version] for $8, and a 50-count of Polaroid 2×3 inch Premium ZINK Photo Paper QUINTUPLE PACK for $15, drones, the new condition YI Action Camera with Selfie Stick & Bluetooth Remote (US Edition) for $45, and other assorted electronics.

The a Computers Garage sale which includes Sandisk Ultra and Samsung microSD cards, Seagate external HDDs, flash drives, monitors, Windows computers, MacBooks, etc.

Free shipping for Prime members make some of the lower priced items more tempting as you don’t have to plan a bigger purchase to “distribute” the $5 flat shipping fee.

Wedn: refurb GoPro HERO3+ Silver Edition Camera for $85

One of the Woot daily deals for Wednesday is the refurbished GoPro HERO3+ Silver Edition Camera offered for $85 with a 90-day Woot warranty. Limit up to ten per customer. Free shipping for Prime members or a $5 flat shipping for the calendar day for non-Prime members.