Prime Day: GoPRO HERO8 Black retail bundle for $279

GoPRO action for Prime Day 2021! For $279 you can get this GoPRO HERO8 Black retail bundle which includes:

  • GoPRO HERO8 Black actioncam
  • Shorty (tripod thing)
  • 32GB microSD
  • two rechargeable batteries
  • headstrap

Prime Day 2021 is here at Amazon USA!


Prime Day 2021 is here, Day #1, Monday June 21 in 2021 at the Amazon website and the Prime Day Gold Box!

REMINDER!!! all offers marked as PRIME DAY are only available to Prime members. If you are not a current Prime member, you can still take advantage of the sales by starting a 30-day FREE TRIAL

+ Memory Card sale including Sandisk, PNY and Lexar, most of them SD and microSD options
+ a total of 30 options, $13.49 to $183

+ Chromebooks, 19 options, $190 (Samsung Chromebook 4, HP 11.6″) to $1149 (Google Pixelbook Go)

+ two pages of Computers and Monitors from $80 to $2000, including LG, Acer, HP, Lenova, Dell, Samsung, AOC, ASUS, etc
+ mostly laptops but also includes a Chromebox

+ unlocked Samsung Galaxy smartphones including S21 and S20 Ultra, Note 20 Ultra and regular, S21 and S21+, S20 FE, etc

+ two pages of desktops, monitors and tablets including Acer, Lenova, alienWare, Sceptre, ASUS, LG, ViewSonic, BenQ, etc

+ two pages of Razer gaming sales including keyboards and mice and a couple of Blade 15 laptops (on the 2nd page)

+ two pages of Samsung electronics including:
+ 256GB EVO Select microSD for $26, 512GB for $52
+ tablets of all price ranges
+ computer monitors
+ SSDs internal and external
+ 256GB EVO Plus SDXC for $25, PRO Plus for $30

+ three pages of PC Accessories components including Ryzen, WD, Intel, Crucial, TP-Link, ASUS, Cooler Master, Corsair, Gigabyte, MSI, Netgear, LG, Thermaltake, Toshiba, eVGA, PNY, etc

+ Big Smartphone sale with 31 options including Motorola (from Moto G to RAZR), TracFone, OnePlus, etc
+ prices $35 to $1160

+ five pages of AmazonBasics kitchen products

+ Nespresso sale for $100, three different machine options
+ some consider Nespresso to be half a step above Keurig
+ of course Keurig is a bit more chaotic in options than Nespresso, so it’s easier for Nespresso to quality-control their vendors

+ various sales on Kindle e-readers including the Basic Kindle ($55+), Paperwhite ($80 with Ads), Oasis ($205+), etc

+ FireTV Recast (1TB) for $180
+ DVR for cord-cutters with 1TB storage included

+ FireHD 10 tablets (2021 models) start at $80


EU Prime Day Camera Gear: Canon, Sony, Pentax, Samyang, Zeiss Batis, Panasonic S5, Storage, Etc

It’s already Prime Day in Europe and at the Amazon Germany website there’s among others a Canon gear sale that includes the 90D, the G3X, and lenses of different kinds (EF, EF-S, EF-M, RF)… A total of nine options is available as of the time of writing…

But that’s not all! There’s also a big (two page) Sony-priority camera gear sale that includes various Sony lenses, the RX100 III, the 7R II body only, lenses from Samyang, Zeiss Batis, Pentax (eg 50/1.8 SMC DA for 100 euro), and Tamron, Panasonic S5, Steiner binos, and more!

There’s also a sale of action cameras and drones

Next up we have the Storage Sale that includes Sandisk SD and microSD, Samsung, Lexar, Axe and more, three pages of them! There’s even some CompactFlash UDMA7 of the Lexar kind!

The interesting thing with Prime, even if you live in a country that does not get Prime delivery (eg within the scope of Amazon Germany), you can still sign up for the 30-day Prime free trial and get the sale price. But you won’t get the free shipping benefits or any of the other DRM-restricted benefits (video, ebooks, etc)…

Monday: Edelkrone PAN, Zhiyun Crane 2S, HP DreamColor, Etc

Monday is here, yes, today is Prime Day I of 2021, but first we have the new round of B&H Photo dailies good until 11:59pm ET tonite or earlier iff (if and only if) they sell out:

+ Sachtler Eargonizer Audio Bag (Large) for $129
+ is it Ear + Organizer or Ear + Agonizer? πŸ˜‰
+ audio gear needs its own “Bag the Bags!”

+ EdelKrone Pan PRO for $399
+ there’s something magical in panning since our natural vision cannot (yet) do 360
+ me personally, I’m getting fitted with six more eyes πŸ˜‰

+ Zhigyn Tech CRANE 2S Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for $349

+ HP DreamColor Z24x G2 24″ 16:10 IPS Monitor for $279
+ is it named so because it uses the color palette most common in dreams? πŸ˜‰

+ Boya BY-WM4 PRO-K2 Two-Person Digital Camera-Mount Wireless Omni Lavalier Microphone System (2.4 GHz) for $100
+ not to be confused with ESPN’s Booya

+ IndiPro tools batteries, three options, $50 to $120

Nothing particularly exciting at Meh, Woot and Worst Buy so I’m not mentioning them today…

Stay tuned because starting at 12:01am pacific time, the Prime Day 2021 Day I begins at the Amazon website

Flashpoint lighting kits on sale (4 options)

It’s all about lighting at the current iteration of the Adorama daily deals that runs until Monday 6/21/21 at 10am eastern or earlier if sold out:

+ Flashpoint eVOLV 200 Pro TTL Pocket Flash Exclusive HexaPop Kit (Godox AD200 Pro TTL Pocket Flash) for $349

+ Flashpoint XPLOR 100 Pro TTL R2 Pocket Flash Kit With Glow 24″ HexaPop and S2 Bracket (Godox AD100 Pro) for $369

+ Flashpoint XPLOR 300 Pro TTL R2 Battery-Powered Monolight With Glow 24″ HexaPop for $469

+ Flashpoint XPLOR 600 HSS TTL R2 Battery-Powered Monolight with C-Stand and Glow 38″ ParaPop – Bowens Mount (AD600 TTL) for $729

+ check the individual listings to see what’s included with each offering

Sunday: Gitzo, MindshiftGear, Vanguard VEO2, Optoma, 32GB Samsung microSD, Etc

Sun-Day is here and remember, if it’s not sunny, you get your money back!

We start at the B&H Photo dailies good until Sunday 6/20/21 at 11:59pm ET {or earlier if sold out}:

+ Mindshift Gear rotation180Β° Professional Backpack Deluxe Kit for $299
+ Bag the Bag… kit πŸ™‚

+ Vanguard VEO 2 GO Tripod with Ball Head for $60
+ yes, you can build an army of tripods and take over the universe; I think I saw it happen on Dr Who or Marvel πŸ˜‰

+ GitZo Century Leather Neck Strap for Mirrorless Cameras for $40

+ ApeXel 4K HD Mobile Phone 5-in-1 Camera Lens Kit for $37

+ Optoma Full HD DLP Projector, two options, price drop automagically in le shopping carteaux

+ Technical PRO BOOM8 Rechargeable 8″ Bluetooth LED Speaker for $30
+ I’m gonna venture a guess and say this is not ideal for Bait-Oven and Moz-Zart πŸ˜‰

At the Woot dailies there’s VIVO office/standing-desk equipment, PC accessories, AirPods PRO, MSI motherboards and Alien Tape which is decidedly made by humans for humans πŸ˜‰

Meanwhile at the Best Buy dailies they have COVIDalia, K-Cup “Rinse Pods” [do NOT drink the Rinse Pod “coffee”] and actual K-cup coffee {but note that you will be excommunicated from the ranks of the hipsters if you make anything but pourover coffee ;-)} and discounts on Game of Thrones collections {who wants to pay for that “wonderful” season 8 “writing”?}

Lots of tech action at the NewEgg daylies including an Intel i7 [because Ryzen is sold-out?], PNY and Crucial memory, WD internal HDDs, a 27″ MSI monitor and a 2-pack of 32GB Samsung microSDHC cards (PRO Endurance) for $14 with free US shipping…

Not much today at the daily deals of the Amazon USA Gold Box but save the dates, Prime Day 2021 begins on Monday June 21st, which accordingly to my time-machine-calculator is around tomorrow πŸ˜‰

Hoya NXT, Viltrox, 128GB Kingston USB 3.0 flash, Pixel 3 for $160, 3 XL for $180, Etc

FriYAY is here and this means the current iteration of the B&H Photo daily deals runs until Saturday at 11:59pm ET but as usual orders are not accepted during The Sabbath (Friday PM to Saturday PM ~ check their website for details):

+ Google Pixel 3 XL for $180
+ Google Pixel 3 for $160
+ cheapest and fastest way to get to the Android 12 Beta!
+ unlocked

+ Hoya NXT Circular Polarizer Filter
+ 62mm for $35
+ 77mm for $48

+ MagNus MHA-01 Monopod Handle Adapter for $8

+ ViltRox RB08 Mini Bicolor Portable LED Light for $25

+ 5pk of 128GB Kingston DataTraveler SE9 USB 3.0 flash drives for $90
+ that’s $16 per 128GB flash drive

+ Hyper HyperCam HD for $30
+ you’ll definitely get hyper with this one πŸ˜‰

Thursday: Spider, Synology, Elinchrom, Edelkrone, PortaBrace, Lexar CFast 2.0 3500x cards, Etc

Thirsty for CFast? Welcome to Thursday’s 6/17/21 daily deals!

We start at the B&H Photo offerings, running until 11:59pm ET tonite [or earlier if sold out]:

+ Lexar Professional 3500x CFast 2.0 cards
+ 128GB for $140
+ 256GB for $250
+ 512GB for $500

+ SpiderPro Hand Strap (Black) for $25

+ Elinchrom Snaplux Quick-Open Octabox (24″) for $95
+ no relation to Octamom

+ Porta Brace Cordura Carrying Run Bag for Grip Essentials (Black) for $130
+ BAG the BAG is BACK!

+ Edelkrone SliderPLUS v5 Long for $369

+ 2X Synology Wireless Tri-Band Mesh Router Kit for $200
+ that’s $100 per router

Busy day at the Woot dailies where they have:

+ 20 power options (and friends) as the main deal of the day including Rayovac Ultra Pro single-use batteries, surge protectors, AmazonBasics AA/AAA chargers, wireless power bank for $40, etc

+ refurbished scatch-n-dent Chromebooks for $100
+ five different options, all in the 11-inch range
+ I haven’t checked their “expiration date” (check the Google Support ChromeOS AUE page for any you may be interested)
+ keep in mind 2GB RAM is no longer enough for today’s internet browsing for multi-tab/multi-window users

+ refurbished iPhone XS (256GB) for $485

+ weatherproof outdoor smart plug for $18

Nothing even remotely related in today’s Worst Buy dailies πŸ™‚

Rokinon 14/2.8 AF and 85/1.8 AF for $1198 [Canon RF]

If you are a new convert to the Canon RF system and want to add prime lenses to your collection (without the use of mount adapters), then good until Thursday 6/17/21 at 10am ET {or earlier if sold out) you can find at the Adorama daies this new condition Rokinon for Canon RF bundle going for $1198 with free US shipping. For that you get:

  • Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 Auto Focus for RF
  • Rokinon 14mm F2.8 Full Frame Auto Focus for RF
  • cleaning kit
  • microfiber cloth (you can never have too many of these these-days with so many devices with screens on them

Wedn: Moza, BenQ, Nanuk, Manfrotto, Genaray, MSFT Surfaces, Etc

BAck to the 7+1 configuration at this round of B&H Photo daily deals good until Wednesday 6/16/21 at 11:59pm ET [or earlier if sold out]:

+ Nanuk 945 Case with Foam for $137 in various color options

+ GenAray Ultra-Thin Bicolor 288 SMD LED On-Camera Light for $50

+ Manfrotto MK290LTA3-BHUS 290 Light Aluminum Tripod with Ball Head for $100

+ Moza Air 2 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer for $280

+ Microsoft 12.4″ Multi-Touch Surface Laptop Go for $570 to $680

+ BenQ PD2720U DesignVue Designer 27″ 16:9 HDR 4K IPS Monitor for $800

+ Samsung Q80T 75″ Class HDR 4K UHD Smart QLED TV for $1800 after automatic in-cart coupon

+ flash deal: Microsoft Surface Duo Dual-SIM 256GB Smartphone (Unlocked, Glacier) for $730

Refurbished iPads ($125 to $470) are among the potentially interesting offerings at the Woot dailies

OF tech interest, it is up to 56% off Perlesmith TV mounts through the Amazon USA Gold Box

Tuesday: GVM, Morphie, Edelkrone, Sachtler, Etc

To the deals du jour we geaux for Tuesday June 15 in 2021 starting at the Meh website where you can get a 3-pack of Morphie Powerstation 8000mAh powerbanks with a 3A USB-C port going for $19 plus shipping. That’s just over $6 per powerbank.

Next up we have a six-pack of offerings at the B&H Photo daily deals as follows:

+ Sachtler Campack Plus Backpack (Black) for $130

+ EdelKrone HeadPLUS Pan and Tilt Head for $999

+ GVM Professional Video Aluminum Alloy Motorized Camera Slider (32″) for $219

+ Moza AirCross 2 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer Professional Kit for $300

+ VERTIV LIEBERT PSA5-1500MT120 UPS for $120

+ Vello COOLTOOL Camera Plate Combo Tool for $5

Next up we take a look at the Adorama daily deals which are the only ones that do not happen on a single calendar day. This round, which changes on Wednesday at 10am ET offers the FotoPro S3 Patriot Tripod with Ballhead for $30 with free US shipping…

Father’s Day never ends at the NewEgg dailies with a 10% off discount on emailable gift cards from Lowe’s, Instacart and UberEats [PRO TIP: please don’t eat the Uber drivers!]. Other sales include a Terramaster NAS, WD storage, and the usual assortment of tech offerings…

Next up we head on over to the Best Buy dailies where they have a sale on select Nixplay digital picture frames, and a 10% to 15% off sale on select gift cards (21 options, including the official major league gift shops, ACE, and Cinemark) and some storage/techie items too…

Monday: Tokina 14-20mm f2 DX PRO AT-X [C/N] for $319, ASUS, MeFoto, Etc

To the B&H Photo daily deals we geaux, good until Monday 6/14/21 at 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out – one already has, the powerbank thing):

+ Tokina 14-20mm f2 PRO AT-X FX lens for $319 in Canon EF or Nikon F
+ oh my!
+ yes this is Tokina, unless I’m confused again, in which case it is Tamron πŸ˜‰

+ MeFoto RoadTrip S Travel Tripod (Aluminum, Black) for $70

+ MiniMax Portable & Collapsible Stool Kit for $30

+ EzQuest 8-Port USB Type-C Multimedia Hub Adapter with Power Delivery 3.0 for $45

+ ASUS Designo MZ27AQL 27″ 16:9 IPS Monitor for $240

+ SOLD OUT: NRGGO 25600mAh Power Bank

Among the Adorama daily deals (change Tuesday at 10am ET) there’s the Pelican 1610 Watertight Hard Case with Dividers & Wheels (Charcoal Black) going for $250… There’s also the HP ProDesk 600 G3 Micro Tower Desktop Computer (i5-7500 3.40GHz, 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD, Windows 10 Pro) going for $429…

If you like watches, you are in luck because Father’s Day brings many offers. Case in point, there’s five pages of offerings as a headliner at the Amazon USA Gold Box

Samsung microSDXC action at the NewEgg daily deals, the 128GB Endurance PRO going for $20 minus a discount when entering the promo code shown over there…

The Luminar 4 (two device license) is on offer for $49 among the Best Buy dailies where there’s also the 512GB Sandisk Nintendo Switch microSDXC going for $110…

GVM, Moza, Mefoto, Celestron, Shoe Adapters, Etc

FRiday is here and as usual the B&H Photo dialy deals last until Saturday at 11:59pm ET but orders are not accepted during The Sabbath (Fri PM to Sat PM; check their website for exact times):

+ MeFoTo WalkAbout S Travel Aluminum Monopod for $22
+ has a nice electric-blue kind of a color thing

+ CeleStron 25×70 SkyMaster Binoculars for $75

+ Vello interface adapters for $10 each
+ Multi to Sony-Minolta and vice-versa

+ Sachtler 9″ LCD Monitor Bag for $62

+ GVM 162 RGB LED On-Camera Light with Bluetooth App Control for $85

+ Moza Mini MX Gimbal for Smartphones for $64

Meanwhile the current Adorama daily deal [changes Friday 10am ET] is the
Movo Photo X100 Ultimate Steady Cam Rig System Bundle going for
$430 with free US shipping…

The headliner of the Best Buy dailies is a 11.6″ HP Chromebook (MediaTek, 32GB eMMC, 4GB RAM) going for $159 [remember back when HP made digital cameras?]… There’s also the Sunpak – Vlogging Kit with Cardioid Microphone and LED Video Light for Smartphones going for $70…

And at the Woot dailies they have the iPhone 8 for $170…


UPDATE: the current Adorama daily deal [changes Saturday 10am ET] is the new condition Xbox Wireless Controller going for $55 with free US shipping…

Thursday: GVM, 64GB Sony CFast 2.0, Etc

Thursday is here, aka Thirst-DAY, which is a good time for our new PSA to properly hydrate! Water, water, water and coconut water [that is not heavily pasteurized because then you lose some of the nutritional benefits]. Beware of flavored water, apart from the mysterious and all-inclusive “nature flavors” [which are rarely so], there’s other strange things [eg artificial sweeteners, and such].

And now, to the B&H Photo daily deals good until 11:59pm ET on 6/10/21 or earlier if sold out:

+ Ruggard Sterilization cases, five options, $20 to $35
+ I hope these refer to COVID sterilization πŸ˜‰

+ GVM 672S-B Bi-Color LED Studio Video Panel 3-Light Kit for $480 with FREE GVM Softbox automagically included by B&H while the promotion is running
+ daily reminder: you can’t have photography without light!

+ 2-pack of 64GB Sony CFast 2.0 with one USB card reader, all together now for $200

+ Apexel Gorillas Tripod for Smartphones and DSLR Camera for $18
+ could potentially become a pet toy or at least part of such a DIY contraption

+ Polsen SCL-1080 Shotgun Microphone for $40

+ IndiPRO Tools Compact 95Wh V-Mount Li-ion Battery for $145 with FREE IndiPRO Tools D-Tap Pro Battery Charger (16.8V, 1A) automagically included by B&H while this promotion is running

MEANWHILE at the Woot daily deals they have $10 t-shirts, a sale on Amazon Kindle and Fire devices ($20 to $140; ereaders start at $30; if you like reading text-only ebooks, especially with long reading/immersion sessions, they are a must have; so far I’ve bought six e-readers) and such.

EUROPEAN ONION shoppers may be interested in a big AmazonBasics sale at Amazon Chermany that includes cables, batteries, bags, and other tech/electronics offered under Amazon’s OG house brand [now they have a gazillion sub-brands]…

Viltrox AF 23mm f1.4 for $289 [Sony E]

Woo-Hoo! It’s a LENS DAY at the current Adorama daily deals running until Thursday 6/10/21 at 10am ET {or earlier if sold out}:

+ Viltrox AF 23mm f1.4 SFE for Sony E for $289
+ the Fuji X and Canon EOS M go for $329 each

+ Pelican MPD40 Water Resistant 40L Duffel Bag for $90

Elsewhere, among the Wednesday daily deals, at the Woot dailies they have a sale on renewed Nikon Aculon Optics from $50 to $105, and some Samsung TVs, and the always-accurate adaptation t-shirt, “The Book Is Always Better” πŸ™‚

And at the Best Buy dailies, there’s the 256GB Sandisk Extreme microSDXC going for $58…

Wedn: GVM, Nanuk, $40 Macro Ring Light, Mitsubishi Dye Sublimation Printer, GenAray, Etc

And just like that another Hump Day is upon us and with that we start with a new set of B&H Photo daily deals good until Wednesday 6/9/21 at 11:59pm ET {or earlier if sold out}:

+ Bolt VM-160 LED Macro Ring Light for $40

+ Nanuk 940 Case with Foam for $114 in five color options

+ GVM GT-80WD Wireless Carbon Fiber Motorized Camera Slider with Remote (31″) for $269

+ Mitsubishi CP-K60DW-S Dye Sublimation Photo Printer for $350

+ GenAray Trailblazer T40D Daylight LED Light (40W) for $140

+ HollyLand Full-Duplex Intercom System with Four Beltpack Transceivers for $1199 after an automatic $600 off in-cart coupon
+ with FREE Hollyland Extension Panel Antenna for SYSCOM 1000T/Mars T1000 included automagically by B&H while the promotion is running

E-System Bundle: Rokinon 24/2.8 AF FF and 75mm f1.8 AF FF and Lens Station and Peak Design Lens Changing Kit for $529

Sony E-fans unite and take over! Good until Wednesday 6/9/21 at 10am eastern [or earlier if sold out] at the Adorama daily deals you can get a Rokinon E-system Lens Bundle going for $529 with free US shipping. This price gets you:

  • Rokinon 24mm f2.8 Auto Focus Full Frame
  • Rokinon 75mm f1.8 Auto Focus Compact Full Frame
  • Rokinon Lens Station for Sony E
  • Peak Design Lens Changing Kit Adapter for Sony E Mount
  • both lenses are for the E-system

Tue: Joby, FilmCraft, EdelKrone, Apple, Surface Duo, Etc

Yes, the time is right to recycle the Tuesday jokes once again, welcome to TunesDay aka ToonsDay!

We start with this round of B&H Photo daily deals good until Tuesday 6/8/21 at 11:59pm ET {or earlier if sold out}:

+ Joby TelePod PRO Kit for $40

+ FilmCraft Pro Series Tall Director’s Chair (30″, Natural Frame, Black Canvas) for $140
+ because if you don’t visualize/practice being a world famous photographer/videographer, how are you going to become one? πŸ˜‰

+ EdelKrone HeadONE for $259

+ InoVativ Pro Monitor Mount & QR VESA System Kit for $250

+ Ruggard Optica 15 DSLR Roller V2 (Black) for $80

+ VocoPRO UDH-CHOIR-8 Handheld Wireless Microphone Package with Carry Bag Kit (900 MHz Band) for $299

+ SWIT S-2010 On-Camera LED Light with Pole Power Connector for $59

AND NOW to the Woot daily deals we go where we find some interesting techie action:

+ Surface Duo dual-screen LTE tablet-type-thing from $550 to $620
+ new condition, 1-year Microsoft warranty
+ you also get 24 hours to drive the Bill Gates Gold Porsche πŸ˜‰
+ so much for Bill Gates being a eunuch nerd πŸ˜‰

+ mix of new and refurbished Apple computers from $580 to $2460

+ detachable iPad bluetooth keyboard cases, $16 to $22

IS IT better to make omelettes with new eggs or with old eggs? I do not know, but I do know there’s a new set of NEWegg daily deals with a 32″ LG QHD display, ASUS ROG Strix Scar 15 gaming laptop, Ryzen 7-5800X, ASUS Vivobook, Intel i7-10700KA, 16TB WD Elements HDD, $50 Banana Republic e-gift card for $42.50 and mo(i)re…

And if you need a lot of hot water, among the above NewEgg dailies is the new condition Rosewill 4.8 Quarts Electric Hot Water Boiler and Warmer with 3 Stage Temperature Settings (model RHTP-20002) going for $40 with free US shipping…

THEN at the Best Buy dailies we go where the 64GB Sandisk Ultra SDXC goes for $15, and there’s even a Poo-Pourri, a great trollig/gag gift πŸ™‚

AMAZON may have a global website infrastructure but it still goes down from time to time [case in point today’s earlier outage]. Regardless, this is not TechCrunch, but NoisyCrunch, so we check the Gold Box dailies where we find:

+ sale of lap-desks and phone-stands

+ sale of KLIM gaming keyboards and earbuds

Kandao Qoocam 8K 360 Pocket Camera for $549

It’s a tripod triumvirate of daily deals that is running until Tuesday at 10am ET (or earlier if sold out) at the Adorama daily deals as follows:

+ Kandao Qoocam 8K 360 Pocket Camera for $549

+ Hoya SOLAS IRND 0.9 62mm Infrared Neutral Density Filter for $17

+ Movo Photo MC1000 USB Conference Computer Microphone with 180 Degree / 20′ Pickup Range for Windows and Mac for $49

Monday: XP-Pen Graphics Tablet sale ($21 to $630)

The Monday 6/7/21 Amazon USA Gold Box is headlined by the APC UPS, 1500VA Sine Wave UPS Battery Backup & Surge Protector, BR1500MS2, Backup Battery with AVR offered for $170 with free US shipping with two per customer.

But that’s not all. Of closer photo-imaging interest, they have a XP-Pen Graphics tablet sale featuring ten products with prices ranging from $21 to $630. Yes even the $21 is a graphics tablet!

Monday: Elinchrom, Zeapon, Roxio, Nighthawk, Wireless Releases, Etc

Yes, it’s Monday again and we are galloping towards Prime Day 2021 (June 21, 22) but first we have to “eat” another two weeks…

Monday 6/7/21 begins with a new set of B&H Photo daily deals running until 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out):

+ ElinChrom Softbox Portrait Kit for $160

+ Vello FreeWavePlus wireless shutter releases, four options, $30 each

+ ZeaPon Micro 2 Micro Rail Slider with EasyLock 2 & Ball Head Bundle for $220

+ PolSen MO-CPL2 Lavalier Microphone with USB Type-C Connector and Headphone Jack for $40

+ RoXio Game Capture HD Pro for $35

+ NetGear Nighthawk AX4 AX3000 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router for $80 after automatic 20% off in-cart coupon
+ no, not George Noory, he’s more of a sleepy sparrow than a nighthawk these days πŸ˜‰

Sunday: 96pk AC Delco single-use AA/AAA for $15

Countering the trend of recent battery price increases, among the Sunday 6/6/21 Woot daily deals they are offering 96-pack AC-Delco single-use batteries for $15. You can choose either AA or AAA. Up to three per customer. These are marketed for low-drain devices. They come with a 90-day Woot warranty…

Free shipping for Prime members, otherwise you pay a flat shipping fee for all purchases made during the calendar day (in this case, Sunday 6/6/21).

This comes out to almost 7 batteries per $1. But note that caveat of low-drain devices…

Sunday: GVM, Tamrac, Spider, Sachtler, 512GB Silicon Power, Etc

Sunday is here, and as always, if it’s not sunny, you can get your money back!

We now haz the latest B&H Photo daily deals round good until 6/6/21 at 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out):

+ Tamrac Tradewind 18 Photo Backpack (Dark Gray) for $30
+ BAG the BAG!

+ 512GB Silicon Power microSDXC for $57

+ Sachtler SR415 Rain Cover for Medium-Sized Video Cameras for $89
+ yes, there is a human head behind all that (in the product’s main picture)

+ Spider Spiderlight Hand Strap (Light Blue) for $10

+ MagNus Tablet/Smartphone Tripod Mount for $8

+ GVM G169 CARBON FIBER 4-Section Monopod with Video Fluid Head for $119

BUSY DAY at the Sunday Woot daily deals with Lenovo 11e Chromebooks ($80 to $90), PAR38 LED light bulbs ($10 to $37), XBox accessories, Xiaomi Scooter, “Dad Vader” [Father’s Day is Coming Ned!], Smoking Aces coffee and the deal of the day is an assortment of electronics including projectors, Pixel 4, Fire TV Cube, Samsung OLED Frame, etc…

MEANWHILE the latest Adorama daily deal [changes Monday 10am ET] is the new condition Glow EZ Lock Wing-Like Parabolic Fiberglass Umbrella (60″) going for $40…

DIGGING into the Sunday Amazon USA Gold Box we find Fangor projectors, electric lightning lanterns, NiteBird lighting products, Toshiba Smart Wifi Purifier [just so we are clear, this purifies the air, not the Wifi LOL] and such… Toshiba TV deals for Prime members only…

Mitakon Zhongyi 20mm f/2 4.5X Super Macro for $149 [C/N] {ends Sun 10am ET}

Lens-a-holics of the world, unite and take over, at least until Sunday at 10am ET because that’s when this round of Adorama daily deals ends and it includes:

+ Mitakon Zhongyi 20mm f/2 4.5X Super Macro for $149 in Canon EF or Nikon F

+ 32″ LG 32UL750-W 16:9 4K Ultra HD LCD Gaming Monitor with FreeSync for $450

Elsewhere among the Saturday 6/5/21 daily deals they have:

+ 512GB Sandisk microSDXC C10 A1 UHS-I V10 for $95 amung the Best Buy dailies

+ OLIGHT flashlights and headlamps among the Amazon USA Gold Box offers

Luxli, Hoodman CFexpress Type-B, Viltrox, Sunpak, Atomos, Etc

Good until Saturday 6/5/21 at 11:59pm ET, B&H is running these deals du jour with the usual caveat that orders are not accepted Friday PM to Saturday PM {check their website for detalis}:

+ LuxLi CNS-20D Constructor Medium Block On-Camera Daylight Balanced LED Light for $30

+ Hoodman Steel CFexpress Type B Card Reader for $40

+ Sunpak tripods, $40 to $60

+ JupIO BP-955 Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.4V, 4900mAh) for $40

+ AtomOS Connect Convert Scale | SDI/HDMI to Analog for $149

+ APEX Utility Pouch (Realtree Max 4 Camo) for $5

The current Adorama daily deal [changes Saturday 10am ET] is the new condition Viltrox L-116T On-Camera Bi-Color LED Light going for $26…

No camera/photo/tech magazines in this weekend’s DiscountMAGS sale (usually ends Monday night) but they have plenty of other print magazines delivered to US addresses for $4.80 per magazine per year…

Datacolor SpyderX Pro Color Calibration for $100

Another trio of offers consist of the current incarnation of the Adorama daily deals good until Thursday at 10am ET (or earlier if sold out):

+ Datacolor SpyderX Pro Color Calibration for $100
+ but who’s gonna calibrate the calibrators? πŸ™‚

+ Glow HexaPop 24″ Portable Softbox for $85

+ AmazFit Bip S Smartwatch for $55

Wedn: 256GB Samsung EVO microSDXC for $28 w/FS

And at the NewEgg Gold Box there’s the Ryzen 5 2600 for $186 thanks to a very generous 500 cents off ($5 off) promo code πŸ˜‰

Of more related interest, there’s the new condition 256GB Samsung EVO microSDXC card for $28 with free US shipping. Sold and shipped by NewEgg itself. No promo code needed. Up to five per customer. This is UHS-I, U3, orange-cream color scheme, flash adapter included, four-proof protection, 10-year warranty, etc…

On microSDs, I’m currently using a mix of Samsung and Sandisk…

UPDATE: I just now noticed, also part of the Wednesday 6/2/21 daily deals is the refurbished Sony HDR-CX-240-L Handycam camcorder going for $70, sold and shipped by 3rd-party seller “VIP Outlet” with a not-so-VIP 76% positive rating πŸ™‚

Wedn: 512GB Lexar CFExpress Type-B, MeFoto Tripod, Vortex Binos, Pixel 3 XL, Etc

Barreling through to the weekend we are, which means, another week is halfway done and we are getting *GASP* even older πŸ™‚

We start with the B&H Photo daily deals good until 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out) with this set of offerings:

+ 512GB Lexar Professional CFexpress Type-B Memory Card for $470

+ MeFoto BackPacker S Aluminum Travel Tripod (Green) for $65

+ VorTex 10×42 Diamondback HD Binoculars for $170

+ unlocked Google Pixel 3 XL for $180 (64GB on-board) or $200 (128GB on-board)
+ this is the price entry-point to the official Android 12 Beta

+ LG 34WL550-B 34″ 21:9 UltraWide FreeSync HDR10 IPS Monitor for $250

+ flash deal 3pm ET: Glyph Atom RAID 2TB USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C External SSD (2 x 1TB, Silver) for $350

+ no teaser for next flash deal

Toshiba and Insignia 4K televisions ranging from $220 to $310 for Prime members only are among the Gold Box deals du jour at Amazon [you can start a 30-day free trial and buy them on the spot if you want them]. There’s even a 32″ 720p for $130…

Tuesday: Diffusers, Tascam, ReVo, Angler, Etc

Tuesday is here, aka TunesDay, the day you play your favorite music, aka ToonsDay, the day you watch your favorite cartoons. And with it we have a new set of daily deals as follows:

We start with the B&H Photo daily deals good until Tuesday 6/1/21 at 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out):

+ Tascam MiNiSTUDIO Creator US-42B Podcast Studio for $110
+ there’s always room for another photography/Photoshop podcast πŸ™‚
+ so many unexplored niches!

+ Vello Flash Multiplier-Diffuser Attachment for $18 in five options (three CaNikon, two general)

+ Angler 865BLED Sparta Bicolor LED Light for $79
+ true fact: this is the lighting kit the 300 used in Sparta πŸ˜‰

+ ReVo ST-1000 Pro Video Stabilizer for $50
+ don’t start the ReVolution without a ReVo stabilizer

+ TelMax PRO-IP-EX Universal Tablet & Smartphone Teleprompter for $279 with FREE Bluetooth Remote for OnCue prompter
+ now you can make that great speech in front of the inlaws!

+ IndiPRO Micro-Series V-Mount Li-Ion Battery (98Wh) for $170 with FREE battery recharger
+ for the speed-readers out there, this is not a Mountain Lion, but a V-Mount Li-Ion πŸ˜‰

Airpods, iPhone XRs, NetGear, rechargeable flashlight and more can be found at the Tuesday Woot daily deals

The headliner of the Best Buy daily deals is a 5TB WD easyStore external USB 3.0 portable HDD going for $100, that’s $20 per TB πŸ™‚

A 2-pack of stylish 32GB Samsung BAR Plus (metal) USB 3.1 flash drives for $14 is among the NEwEGG daily deals along with a $700 Acer Aspire 5 thin-n-light 11th gen i7 laptop…

Two pages of AmazonBasics-branded Apple-product accessories are the tech item at the Amazon deals du jour…

It’s back to the mundane in this installment of the Adorama daily deal [changes Wednesday 10am ET], it is the new condition VIOFO A119 V3 Car Dash Camera with GPS Module going for $89

Rokinon 24mm f2.8 Autofocus FF (E) for $179

Happening now, until Tuesday at 10am ET (or earlier if sold out) is this trio of Adorama daily deals:

+ Rokinon 24mm f2.8 Autofocus Full Frame lens for Sony E for $179
+ only available in Sony E

+ Tether Tools Case Relay Camera Power System for $80

+ CLAR Slim Series Bi-Color 288 SMD LED On-Camera Light with Wireless 2.4GHz Control for $60

Monday: Camera Skins, SirUI, FLIR Scout, Etc

Monday is back and with it we have a new 6-pack of B&H Photo daily deals good until 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out). No flash deals today…

+ Ruggard SleekGuard silicone camera skins, 17 options, $14 to $27

+ SirUI P224SR Carbon-Fiber Photo/Video Monopod with Folding Tilt Base for $115 after a $15 mail-in rebate

+ FLIR Scout TK Pocket-Size Thermal Monocular (9 Hz) for $429
+ it looks like something of a colorized 50s scifi movie?

+ refurbished TP-Link Archer C5400X AC5400 Wireless Tri-Band Gigabit Router for $165

+ also: JBL portable bluetooth speakers and Auray studio isolation filter

Tokina Operan 16-28mm f2.8 FX for $499 [C] (ends Mon 10am ET)

Hooray-hooray, hurry-hurry, to the Adorama daily deals, good until Monday 5/31/21 at 10am eastern time [or earlier if sold out] you can haz the new condition Tokina Opera 16-28mm f2.8 FX lens for $499 with free US shipping in the Canon EF system option only… The Nikon F is at $599…

The other daily deal there is a bundle of a Samson USB mic with AKG headphones going for $60…

Spyder-Lens-Cal Autofocus Calibration Aid for $39

The lens-a-holic streak continues over at the Adorama daily deals with a lensaholic accessory! This round ends on Friday at 10am ET (or earlier if sold out):

+ Datacolor Spyder-Lens-Cal Autofocus Calibration Aid for $39

+ Glow Collapsible Circular Wind Proof Reflector with Handles (52″) for $16

Thursday: SteadiCAM AIR 25, Porta Brace, Intel i7-11700K, Meh-rathon, Ryzen 7, Etc

And just like that, another week is barreling towards the weekend, it’s Thursday already [aka Thirst-DAY] and good until 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out) we can haz these B&H Photo daily deals:

+ Porta Brace PB-2500FP Hard Utility Case with Foam for $100

+ SteadiCam AIR 25 Monopod for $199

+ Vello flash brackets, three options, $6 to $25

+ retractable HDMI cables, three options, $5 each
+ options are full-HDMI on one end and the other end is either full-HDMI (the standard size you find on TVs, laptops, etc) or Mini-HDMI or Micro-HDMI
+ check your cameras/manuals if you are not sure if it has micro or mini
+ because they love driving us crazy with all sorts of different “standards” πŸ˜‰

+ Intel Core i7-11700K 3.6 GHz Eight-Core LGA 1200 Processor for $370 with FREE Ubisoft Gaming Bundle
+ new ad campaign for Intel: “Because Ryzen is sold out” πŸ˜‰

+ ZeaPon Micro 2 Micro Rail Slider (13″) for $170

+ Motorola bluetooth earphones for $11

+ flash deal ends 12pm ET: Blue Yeti USB Microphone (Blackout) for $110

+ no teaser for next flash deal

FANS of the Meh website, grab your e-wallets, they have another Woot-OFF (oops, I mean Meh-rathon) in progress but this is better than a Woot-OFF because items that expire [they change every 30 minutes or earlier if sold out] and have not sold-out can still be purchased through the link on the right hand side of the page (that green/brown flytrap/clamshell type thing)…

Next up, the Woot dailies with Rocketbooks, Dell Micro business desktops, 72-hour emergency survival kit, kitchen stuff, and more…

Meanwhile at the Best Buy dailies there’s a 100-inch projector screen for $80, and a 480GB WD internal SSD for $55…

Don’t keep all your …new eggs in one basket, but you can put all the NewEgg daily deals in one basket [I believe this is the first time I made this variant of the “eggs/basket” joke] and they include $10 off the Ryzen 7 5800X desktop, a $25 Adidas gift card with the Oculus 2 [reminder, this is a #DeleteFacebook company now], and the usual assortment of tech gear…

And finally, to the Amazon Gold Box we go where they have Vankyo projectors on sale and a 4pk of Vont Spark LED headlamps for $20. Because light-painting is too easy. Headlamp-light-painting is where it’s all at πŸ˜‰

Tamron 17-50mm f2.8 XR Di-II VC LD SP for $369 [N]

To the Adorama daily deals we go, with this round running until Thursday at 10am ET (or earlier if sold out):

+ Tamron 17-50mm f2.8 XR Di-II VC LD SP for $369 in Nikon F mount only

+ Lexar CFExpress Type-B with Lexar reader included
+ 128GB to 512GB options, $180 to $550

Wedn: Mac Mini, DataColor Spyderx Colorimeters, FeelWorld, Vanguard Alta, Think Tank, GVM, Etc

Fast forward to now, and wow, another Hump Day is upon us, and this is the latest round of B&H Photo daily deals running until Wednesday 5/26/21 at 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out):

+ DataColor SpyderX PRO for $100
+ Elite for $170
+ these be Colorimeters
+ not Colorometers πŸ™‚

+ Apple Mac mini for $599
+ 3.6 GHz i3 Quad-Core (8th Gen)m 8GB of 2666 MHz DDR4 RAM, Intel UHD Graphics 630, 256GB PCIe SSD
+ not Apple Silicon

+ FeelWorld LUT7 7″ 3D LUT 4K HDMI Monitor for $200

+ Think Tank Photo Video Rig 18 Rolling Case for $220
+ NOTE: a tank does not fit inside – but a toy tank sure!

+ GVM LS-150D LED Daylight Video Light for $235

+ Vanguard Alta CA 233AO Aluminum Tripod with PH-30 Pan/Tilt Head for $50

+ CoreSWX battery bundles, $130 to $140

+ flash deal ends 3pm ET: Comica Audio BoomX-D MI2 Ultracompact 2-Person Digital Wireless Microphone System for iOS Smartphones (2.4 GHz) for $199
+ neither comic books nor comic sans included πŸ˜‰

+ no teaser for next flash deal

UPDATE: the Woot dailies include iPhone 11*.*, 12″ Surface PRO 5 LTE tablet ($550), Peet’s Coffee K-Cups, and such

Meanwhile amung the BEst Buy dailies they have a health-tech related theme…

12pk AmazonBasics AAA (800 mAh) rechargeables for $9.60 [with Subscribe and Save] {16pk AA for $20}

If you are not afraid of the Amazon “Subscribe and Save” feature, they currently have a limited time 20% off clip-on coupon on Subscribe-and-Save purchase/subscription to this 12pk AmazonBasics AAA rechargeable (800mAh) batteries. You have to click to “clip” the coupon to get the discount and you have to buy it with “Subscribe and Save”, not with a one-time purchase.

The price before the coupon is $12. With the 20% off coupon, according to my head-math, the price drops to $9.60.

The same 20% off Subscribe and Save offer is also available on the 16pk of AA rechargeables (2000 mAh) dropping from $25 to $20 with the “Subscribe and Save”

NOTE that the offer on the AAA is a 12-pack and on the AA is a 16-pack…

You can reschedule or cancel or keep postponing the “Subscribe and Save” at any point. Just make sure you don’t wait until the last minute to change it because the item may ship.

Tuesday: Manfrotto Gimbal, Sirui, Pixel 3, Celestron, GenAray, LG UltraGear, Etc

Is it Tuesday? I think it’s Tuesday! We have a new round of B&H Photo daily deals good until 11:59pm ET (or earlier IF sold out) as follows:

+ Google Pixel 3 (Verizon Unlocked) with both instant savings and automatic coupon discount
+ this is the cheapest way to get into the official Android 12 Beta!

+ Manfrotto Gimbal 460 Pro Kit for $450 after automated in-cart coupon

+ SirUI Video Slider (26″) for $50 after $10 mail-in rebate
+ in a post-apocalyptic dystopian world, the last two things standing will be cockroaches and mail-in rebates πŸ˜‰

+ GenAray Radiance Daylight LED Monolight for $349

+ Celestron 8×32 TrailSeeker Binoculars (Green) for $120
+ it’s a serious dark green, not a “look at me I’m an outdoorsman” loud green

+ LG UltraGear 27GL850-B 27″ 16:9 144 Hz HDR FreeSync IPS Gaming Monitor for $370
+ or get a two-monitor kit for $730

+ Senal UTM-86-35H Lavalier Mic with 3.5mm Connector for Sennheiser & Senal Wireless Transmitters for $50

+ flash deal ends 12pm ET: Ooma Telo 2 VoIP Phone System with Motion Sensor for $50

+ no teaser for next flash deal

Among the other Tuesday 5/25/21 (MERRY CHRISTMAS – in seven months) daily deals they have:

+ Woot dailies include scratch and dent Chromebooks from $90 to $185 (check RAM and AutoUpdate expiration dates), and Kindle Voyage e-readers (I have this one!) for $48 to $60, and AmazonBasics lightning cables

+ the Best Buy dailies include Moza stabilizers, Energizer MAX, dual-monitor mounts, V-Moda headphones and such

+ of coffee interest (because this is a stealth coffee blog after-all) there’s a Sboly Coffee gear sale at Amazon USA with various hybrid coffee making devices (ground coffee, K-cups, herbs/tea). There’s also a couple of conical burr grinders too…

UPDATE: the most recent Adorama daily deal (changes Wednesday 10am ET) is the new condition Air Selfie AIR PIX Portable Pocket-Size 12MP HD Flying Camera with Smartphone Control for $76… There’s also a Lorex security system for the securitographers πŸ˜‰

Tamron 16-300mm f3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro for $369 [N], Capture One, Intel Evo, Etc

Hooray-Hooray, it’s back-to-back LENS DAYZ at the Adorama daily deals, this set of offerings good until Tuesday 5/25/21 [yes dear readers, we are JUST seven months away from Christmas ~ where did all the time go and will we get a refund?] at 10am ET or earlier if sold out:

+ Tamron 16-300mm f3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro for $369 only in the Nikon F system
+ the Canon EF is not part of the daily deal
+ that’s an insane zoom range for an APS-C DSLR; just don’t throw all your other lenses away {send them to me?}

+ Quasar Science Q-75X Crossfade Linear 75W Bi-Color LED Lamp, 6′ for $200
+ bonus: you can invite Bill Nye the Popularizing Yet Irritating Science Guy to your studio to show him “The Quasar” πŸ˜‰

+ Capture One Pro 21 Photo Editing Software, Product Key Card for $195

+ Explore Scientific FirstLight 70mm f/10 Alt-Az Refractor Telescope with Alt/AZ “U” Yoke Mount, Fully Multi-Coated for $75

Meanwhile at the current round of B&H Photo daily deals (expire Monday at 11:59pm ET) you can haz:

+ Shimoda Explore 40 backpacks, $150 to $200

+ SirUI SUP204SR Aluminum-Alloy Photo/Video Monopod with Folding Tilt Base for $85 after a [SAD!] $15 mail-in rebate

+ 14″ Lenova IdeaPad Slim 9 Multi-Touch Laptop for $1199 with FREE Bitdefender
+ Intel Evo 2.8 GHz i7 4-Core (11th Gen), 16GB LPDDR4x RAM, 512GB M.2 SSD, 14″ 3840 x 2160 IPS Touchscreen, etc

+ Impact PowerSync Mini Transmitter and Receiver Kit for $65

+ IDX DUO-C150 143Wh High-Load Battery with D-Tap Advanced, Standard D-Tap & USB Port for $229

+ FeelWorld LIVEPRO L1 Multicamera Video Switcher with 4 x HDMI Inputs & USB Streaming for $229
+ they are two letters away from making it a Liverpool gift shop item πŸ˜‰

+ AmazFit Bip U Pro GPS Smartwatch in three options for around $50 {headmath calculation, $70 minus 28% off automatic in-cart coupon)

Tokina Opera 16-28mm f2.8 with Freebies for $599 [C/N]

Hooray-hooray, it’s a night at the opera at this round of the Adorama daily deals good until Monday 5/24/21 at 10am eastern or earlier if sold out. It is the new condition Tokina Opera 16-28m f2.8 FX in the Canon or Nikon DSLR systems going for $599 with free US shipping. But that’s not all. As of the time of the writing the kit with the free accessories is at the same price [link above], you get a free Adorama Slinger soft lens case, a lens cap tether and the (obligatory) cleaning kit. Even if you don’t want/need/use the lens case, you can repurpose it for a gazillion other things… The freebies are included automatically by Adorama while this promotion is running…

PS1: this is Blog-Typo-Certified (TM) to be a Tokina, not a Tamron lens.

PS2: the certification in PS1 is certified to be the correct certification, it is indeed a Tokina πŸ˜‰

PS3: the certification in PS2 of the certification in PS1 is indeed certified to be Tokina…

PS4: or is it Tamron πŸ˜‰

Sunday: Bower 500mm f6.3 MF T-Mount Lens for $100, Etc

Hooray-hooray it is a LENS DAY at the Sunday B&H Photo daily deals good until 11:59pm ET on 5/23/21 or earlier if sold out:

+ Bower 500mm f6.3 manual focus T-mount lens for $100
+ the bundles with various system adapters go for +$100 each, available in Canon, Nikon, Pentax, Sony-Minolta, Olympus OM, Pentax M42 and Minolta MD
+ now that’s a trip down memory lane!

+ CamBee VL30B 30W Video LED Light for $89

+ PolSen MVP-6 Directional Shotgun Microphone for DSLR, Smartphones, and Portable Recorders for $25

+ F-Stop reusable 3-layer masks for $3 each, 12 color/pattern/design options

+ TamRac Tradewind Zoom Bag 2.4 (Dark Gray) for $12

+ O’Ben TS-110 Deluxe Tripod Strap with Swivel Clip for $15

+ Vello ActionPan Professional Grade Stabilizing Action Grip/Handle for $10 in four color options

+ no flash deals

Here’s something you don’t see every day. Among the Sunday Amazon Gauld Baux deals du jour, there are four color options of this magical mystical thing a 2-in-1 Backpack – Hoodie going for $32 to $40 depending on color. As seen on Shark Tank. Average 4.8 out of 5 on 830+ customer ratings as of the time of writing…

Among the Sunday Woot dailies the headliner is yet another Samsung monitors sale ($140 to $390), Redragon gaming gear (a cross between Pendragon and Red Dragon?), and 96-packs of Rayovac single-use batteries for $35 (either AA or AAA or “half and half” [no coffee cream included!])…

And among the Best Buy dailies for Sunday you can haz if you wantz a $150 11.6″ Kano touch-screen kids laptop, a standing desk contraption, a 500GB WD external USB-C SSD for $80 and such…

A couple of MSI laptops (in the $800s and $1400s) headline the Sunday NewEgg daiky deals along with the usual techie items and the 256GB Samsung Bar Plus (metal) USB 3.1 flash drive going for $37~ after the limited time promo code shown over there…

No photo-video magazine options, but there is a 4 magazines for $16 total for 1-year sale at this weekend (usually ends Monday night) at DiscountMags. As usual these are printed magazines delivered to US addresses only (except for those that explicitly say they are delivered by Zinio, those are e-magazines, and Zinio is VERY FOND OF AUTO-RENEWALS πŸ™‚

Samyang 45mm f1.8 AF for $279 [E]

Hooray-Hooray, it’s a LENS DAY at the Adorama daily deal running until Friday at 10am ET (or earlier if sold out). It is of interest to Sony E photographers, it is the new condition Samyang 45mm f1.8 AF ultra compact lens going for $279 with free US shipping… Yes, auto focus technology!

Elsewhere at Amazon:

+ USB Charger and Surge Protector for $13.60, up to five per customer
+ 5 AC outlets, three USB-A, one USB-C
+ 4.8 out of 5 based on over 8800 ratings

+ touchless thermometer for $10

Thursday: GVM, Smith-Victor, Nokia 5.4, Etc

And just like that, we found Thirst-DAY again, and good until 5/20/21 at 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out) you can haz these B&H Photo deals du jour:

+ Smith-Victor SmartLED Spectrum Bi-Color LED Light with RGB for $80
+ rumor has it Smith designed the light array and Victor designed the backbone πŸ˜‰

+ SirUI W-1004 Waterproof Aluminum Alloy Tripod for $89 after a $10 mail-in rebate

+ SetWear masks and gloves kits, six options, $34 per kit

+ Nokia 5.4 Dual-SIM 128GB Smartphone (Unlocked, two color options) for $180
+ North American Variant
+ 2 years software updates, 3 years security update
+ the updates clock started when this was released, not when you buy it
+ Snapdragon 662, 4GB RAM, 6.39″ 1560×720, USB-C, microSDXC, dual SIM, 4G LTE, bluetooth 4.2, 4000 mAh, NFC, fingerprint, etc

+ GVM GP-120QD Motorized Carbon Fiber Video Slider (48″) for $249

+ Atlona AT-HDVS-TX HDBaseT Extender with AT-HDRX Receiver Kit for $100

+ Avaya Webcam/Huddle Camera HC020 with HDMI for $150

+ flash deal sold out: Peak Design Everyday Messenger 15″ Version 1 (Ash)

+ next flash deal starts 9am ET: Alesis Recital Pro 88-Key Digital Piano

Good until Thursday at 10am ET at the Adorama dailies they have:

+ Quasar Science Q-25X Crossfade Linear 25W Bi-Color LED Lamp, 2ft for $75

+ Epson Home Cinema 2100 Full HD 1080p 3LCD Projector, 2500 Lumens, Built-in Speaker – Refurbished by Epson for $399

+ Swann Enforcer 1080p Indoor/Outdoor Add-On Security Camera with ‘Police-Style’ Flashing Lights for $61

UPDATE: at the Best Buy dailies they have, among others:

+ Nixplay – Smart Photo Frame 10.1-inch for $150

+ Philips Hue white A19 smart LED 2-pack for $20

+ 32″ Samsung curved gaming, 1TB/2TB Crucial USB-C External SSD, hotpot, etc

Meanwhile at the Amazon USA Gold Box dailies they have Thunderbolt/USB-C cables and adapters and hubs (25 options) and the Galaxy Buds Plus for $100 in various colors…

27-inch LG 27UK670 IPS 4K USB-C monitor for $427

Good until Wednesday 5/19/21 at 10am ET (or earlier if sold out) the current Adorama daily deal is the new condition 27-inch LG 27UK670 computer monitor going for $427 with free US shipping. This is IPS, UHD 4K 3840×2160, with USB-C (40W PD), Radeon FreeSync (FreeRadicals not included), adjustable stand, 99% sRGB color gamut, HDR 10, 2 HDMI, 1 DisplayPort, etc, etc…

Meanwhile the B&H Photo daily deals remain the same as Sunday as these three days have been a holiday. The Sunday offers expire on Tuesday at 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out). They include on-camera flashes, SpyderX Photo kit, Dr Bag bag, etc…

At the Tuesday Woot dailies there’s refurbished iPhone PRO 11 models ranging from $770 to $1000, $18 weatherproof outdoor smart plug, and such…

Headlining the Best Buy dailies is a 14″ 2n1 ASUS Chromebook (m3, 4GB, 64GB, touchscreen) going for $329… With both ChromeOS and the Chrome browser and the internet itself continuing to bloat, mayhaps the time is right to start considering the possibility of buying Chromebooks with more than 4GB of RAM, especially if you are a power-user, you plan to use it for many years (eg at least until it reaches its End of Updates date), you use the Multi-User sign-in, you run Google Play and/or Google-Linux on top of it, open a gazillion browser tabs, and such…

Commlite Pro Adapter (Nikon F lenses to Sony E bodies) for $199

Adapting time at the Adorama daily deals, this installment good until Monday at 10am ET (or earlier if sold out):

+ Commlite Pro NF Lens to E-Mount Camera Adapter for $199
+ that allows Nikon F lenses (the NF in the name) to get mounted on Sony E camera bodies

+ Mount-It! MI-789 Full Motion Triple Arm Freestanding Monitor Stand for 13-24″ for $89~

Ends Tuesday PM (WAS Sunday) {UPDATED}: Bolt on-camera flashes, DataColor SpyderX Photo Kit, Etc

UPDATE: this round of offers is good until Tuesday 5/18/21 at 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out)…

Sunday is here (and contractually obligated to be Sun-ny) with a new round of B&H Photo daily deals good until 11:59pm ET on Sunday 5/16/21 or earlier if sold out:

+ Bolt on-camera flashes, eight options, $25 to $70
+ no relation to the Boltons of Game Of Thrones or the popularly scary “Bolt On” theory πŸ˜‰

+ DataColor SpyderX Photo Kit for $199

+ Sachtler Dr. Bag 3 for $120
+ it would have sold better if it was Dr Sachtler’s Bag? πŸ™‚

+ Impact Hexi 24 Speedlight Softbox for $70 with FREEEE Impact Grid For Hexi 24 Speedlight Softbox included automagically by B&H while this promotion is running

+ SirUI SUP426SR Carbon-Fiber Photo/Video Monopod for $170 after a $30 mail-in rebate
+ apparently COVID didn’t kill mail-in rebates

+ Polsen mics, two options, $55 to $100

+ current flash deal (AKG wireless instrument thing) SOLD OUT

+ no teaser for next flash deal

MEanwhile at the Woot dailies they have a Fire TV Cube critter for $40, a 2016 iPad PRO for $240, and more…

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PS2: the reason is because I sometimes hold on to the SHIFT KEY for a bit too long and by the time I release it, I have already typed the second letter in a word πŸ™‚

Tokina Firin 20mm f2 FE AF for $499 [E]

Hooray-hooray we have back to back lens days at the Adorama daily deals, it is the new condition Tokina Firin 20mm f2 FE AF for the Sony E system going for $499 with free US shipping…

Also part of the dailies are these two:

+ Glow EZ Lock Wing-Like Parabolic Fiberglass Umbrella for $50

+ On-Stage AS800 Large-Diaphragm FET Condenser Microphone – Bundle With H&A Broadcast Arm with Internal Springs and Integrated XLR Cable, H&A Pop Filter with Gooseneck for $50

+ offers end on Friday at 10am ET (or earlier if sold out)

+ this is Blog-Typo-Certified (TM) to be Tokina, not Tamron (which was the yesterday daily deal)

Thursday: Lens Calibration, Tamrac, LEDgo, WD Blue, BenRo, Pixel 3XL, Etc

Yes dear all, it is Thirst-DAY once again with another 7+1 in B&H Photo daily deals good until Thursday 5/13/21 [CORRECTED DATE] at 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out):

+ Vello LENS-2020 Lens Calibration Tool for $25

+ Tamrac Stratus 15 Shoulder Camera Bag for $90

+ LEDgo LG-E2686 Bi-Color LED Large Pad Light Kit with Eggcrate Grid and Bag for $98

+ 4TB WD Blue 3D NAND SATA III 2.5″ Internal SSD for $335 after automatic in-cart coupon

+ AuRay SS-4320 Lightweight Aluminum Speaker Stand for $15

+ AmazFit Bip S Multi-Sport GPS Smartwatch for around $50 ($70 – 35% off automatic coupon)

+ flash deal ends 1pm ET: BenRo A38FDS2 Series 3 Aluminum Monopod with 3-Leg Locking Base and S2 Video Head for $85

+ flash deal starts 1pm ET: Google Pixel 3 XL 128GB Smartphone (Unlocked)

UPDATE: among the Amazon USA Gold Box offerings there’s the renewed 13.3″ MacBook PRO (2020) (16GB RAM, 512GB, i5, 90-day warranty) for $1320, sold and shipped by Woot…

Tamron 70-210mm f4 Di VC USD w/FREE Tripod Collar Mount and 64GB SDXC for $399 [C/N]

Hooray-hooray, it-iz-a-LENS-DAY at the current iteration of the Adorama daily deals running until Thursday at 10am ET (or earlier if sold out):

+ Tamron 70-210mm f4 Di VC USD for Canon EF or Nikon F for $399 bundled with a Tamron tripod collar mount and a 64GB Fuji SDXC memory card
+ the freebies are included automagically by Adorama during the promotion

+ Litra LitraTorch 2.0 Photo and Video LED Light with Soft Box, Adapter for $67~

+ Plustek OpticFilm 8200i SE – 35mm Film & Slide Scanner for $399

+ this is Blog-Typo-Certified (TM) to be Tamron, not Tokina πŸ˜‰

Wedn: GWM, Kowa, Manfrotto, Tenba, Etc

And just like that, another hump-day is upon us and this set of B&H Photo daily deals iz-a-good until Wednesday 5/12/21 at 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold otu):

+ GVM Bi-Color LED Ring Light (18″) for $75

+ Manfrotto MK055XPRO3-3W Aluminum Tripod with 3-Way Pan/Tilt Head for $330

+ KOWA TSN-553 15-45×55 PROMINAR Spotting Scope (Angled Viewing) for $1399

+ FeelWorld F5 5.0″ Full HD HDMI On-Camera Monitor with 4K Support and Tilt Arm for $99
+ the brand name sounds like a Depeche Mode song?

+ Kensington Wireless Presenter with Red Laser for $20
+ phasers set to stun!

+ TenBa Air Case for 31″ EIZO Displays for $350

+ 10pk KN-95 disposable masks for $15

+ Pelican flash deal sold out

+ next flash deal starts 12pm ET: Pelican iM2050 Storm Case with Foam (RealTree Edge Camo)

Elsewhere at the daily deals:

+ 2 t/shirts for $20 total among the Woot dailies

+ Joby GorillaPod 3K with ball head for $35, a couple of Philips Hue kits among the Best Buy dailies

+ another Anker sale at Amazon’s Gold Box of the powerbank, chargers and cables kind. There’s even a powerbank (10,000 mAh) that is also an AC wall charger (one USB-C, one USB-A)