1yr Creative Cloud Student and Teacher edition for $190

If you qualify per Adobe’s guidelines for their Student and Teacher editions (remember, what common sense may suggest qualifies may not – make sure you check the prerequisites if you are not familiar with – there is a link in the linked-to page later in this post), you can purchase a one year subscription of their Creative Cloud (Student and Teacher edition) for $190 at B&H Photo. This is the full Creative Cloud, not just the Photography plan. Also required a US billing address at registration. You pay $190 at checkout and a few hours later you receive an email.

(ENDED) Ends Wedn 3am ET: Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 for $45 (Disc or Download)

This daily deal expired… The bonus deal of the day in the Amazon Gold Box good until 3am ET on Wednesday (or earlier if sold out) is a sale on the Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 software for $45 with free shipping (for the disc option) or free digital download (Mac or PC).

Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 for $55 (Disc or Download)

The Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 software is currently on sale for $55 with free shipping/delivery at B&H Photo (disc or download) and Amazon itself (limit 3, PC/Mac disc only).

Free One Year of Adobe Creative Cloud (Photographers) and KelbyOne Training with select Canon DSLR purchases

For a limited time (expiration date not mentioned), with the purchase of select Canon DSLR kits (6D, 5D Mark III, 7D Mark II) through Amazon, you receive a FREE one year subscription to Adobe’s Creative Cloud for Photographers (Lightroom and Photoshop CC editions), and one year subscription to Kelby’s KelbyOne training.

The free subscriptions are redeemed online through the usa.canon.com/PowerToCreate website.

Free 1yr Adobe CC Photography software and KelbyTraining with purchase of Canon 6D or 7D II or 5D III

If you are planning to get the Canon 5D Mark III, or 6D Mark I, or 7D Mark II, there is a new (stackable with other offers) promotion at B&H Photo that gets you one year of free Adobe Creative Cloud Photography (Photoshop CC and Lightroom CC, not everything in the Creative Cloud), along with one year access to the Kelby One online training courses for Photoshop CC and Lightroom CC.

To locate this offer on eligible cameras, take a deep breath, and locate the tiny “Rebates Available” link on the individual product page. Click on that, and a small box will appear. Click on the PDF link of this offer to see more details. Don’t let the PDF scare you – this is NOT a mail-in rebate, but it is redeemed online by registering with Canon, Adobe and Kelby. Here’s a screenshot crop of what to look for, using the 7D II body only as our guinea pig:

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To redeem this offer, you go to usa.canon.com/PowerToCreate and register, and receive an email with redemption codes you can use to activate your one year memberships at the Adobe Empire and the Kelby Empire 🙂

This offer is stackable with any other offers available, whether they are free accessories or prepaid Pixma mailin rebate offers or promotional rewards or anything else.

Video courses: Train Simple Creative Cloud Mastery Bundle for $50

On the training front, Stacksocial has a Train Simple Creative Cloud Mastery Bundle for $50. It includes eight courses that include a Photoshop CC Fundamentals course. This comes with lifetime access to the online courses with instant redemption but all sales are final.

Elsewhere at Stacksocial, their Summer Mac Essentials Bundle features nine software titles for $20, including the Noiseless app by MacPhun that as the name suggests, tackles image noise. The other eight are utilitarian utilities of potential Mac interest. This is a digital download, all sales final, resale of licenses not allowed.

And on the “pay what you want front”, if you meet or beat the average price (currently $6.38), you can get a Mobile-First Developer’s Bundle that features 10 courses with a 70+ hour runtime covering HTML5, Swift (Apple’s now open-sourced language), Lollipop, WordPress, iOS8, and more). Digital redemption, all sales final, lifetime access. Compatibility varies by item, so check the individual listings there if you are interested in something specific.

On the online front, there’s a lifetime subscription to VPN Unlimited for $40 (up to five devices activated, updates included).

And if you have gone down the WordPress Theme rapid rabid rabbit hole like I have, they offer a variety of WordPress Theme bundles, including a “pay what you want” bundle.

Adobe Photoshop CC Training Bundle for $55 (by Train Simple)

Stacksocial has launched a new Adobe Photoshop CC Training Bundle from Train Simple offered for $55. This bundle contains eight different courses. It offers instant digital redemption. It comes with a 30-day money back guarantee.

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(ENDED) Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 for Mac and Windows (DVD) for $45

This daily deal expired… The B&H Photo Deal of the Day is the Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 for Mac and Windows (DVD) software offered for $45 with free shipping. Offer ends by 11:59pm ET on Monday.

(ENDED) Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 for $55 (disc by mail)

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Refurbished Nikon D3300 w/18-55 & 55-200 & Elements 12 for $440

Back to the eBay Deals, this time it is Beach Camera (authorized Nikon dealer) offering the manufacturer refurbished Nikon D3300 two lens kit (18-55, 55-200, both DX VR) plus the Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 and Premier Elements 12 software for $440 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer.

(ENDED) Ends Fri 2:30pm ET: Photoshop Elements 13 for $40 after $20 MIR

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Available Now: Lightroom 6 for $150

Lightroom 6 is here and it can be yours in mere minutes. The digital download version for either Windows or Mac is currently available for $150 at Amazon by Amazon itself. The download size is listed as 750MB. The Disc by Mail is in “temporarily out of stock” status.

Sony a3000 w/18-55 and PE12 for $240

More bundle offers from BuyDig.com, this one requires the full add to cart and login and proceed to the final step before finalizing the order (in order to see the sale price). They are offering the Sony A3000 w/18-55 and Elements 12 (Photoshop and Premiere Elements 12) for $240 with free shipping. Offer ends by 4/12/15. No coupon needed but you must add to cart and proceed all the way to final checkout step before you can see the discount.

Canon MG6620 + Adobe Elements 12 (Pho-Prem) for $80

Good until 4/7/15 or earlier if sold out, BuyDig is offering another Printer + Adobe bundle. This time you get the Canon MG6620 Wireless AiO printer + Photoshop & Premiere Elements 12 for $80 with free shipping when you use coupon code MGWIFI over there.

Adobe Elements 12 (Pho + Prem) + 2TB WD USB 3.0 portable HDD for $107

Buydig is offering a portable hard drive + Adobe imaging software bundle. It is the 2TB Western Digital Ultra USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive + Adobe Elements 12 (Photoshop & Premiere) for $107. The price on the page is $187. After you add it to cart, it drops to $107. You don’t need to login to see the sale price, just add to cart. No coupon needed. Sale ends at 4/7/15 or earlier if sold out. The hard disk on its own goes for $92 at Amazon.

(ENDED) Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 for $50 [ends Sun 3am ET]

This daily deal expired… The Amazon Gold Box deal of the day for Saturday 3/7/15 is the Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 software for $50 with free shipping. It is available as a software box by mail (PC/Mac) or as a digital download (PC or Mac). The offer ends at 3am ET on Sun (digital downloads very rarely “sell out” – on rare occasion when they run out of licenses for fast-selling doorbusters).

(ENDED) Sony a3000 w/18-55 & Photoshop Elements 12 for $250

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Canon MG-2520 AiO Printer + Adobe Pho Elements 12 for $55

BuyDig is offering a bundle of the Canon PIXMA MG2520 All-in-One Printer Bundle + Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 for $55 with free shipping. The price drops from $147 to $55 after you add it to the shopping cart. No coupon code needed. No login needed to check the price. Offer ends 2/27/15.

Speaking of BuyDig, coupon DIG5 gets you $5 off an order of $99 or more from their Blowout Sale. Coupon ends 2/28/15 unless extended.

Get $25 promotional credit with 12-month $10/mo Creative Cloud Photography plan

Amazon has a new Creative Cloud Promo credit promotion for February 2015. You will receive a $25 Amazon promotional credit by email if you sign up for a 12-month $10/month Creative Cloud Photography plan (Photoshop CC and Lightroom). You need to link your Adobe account (existing or new one) when you purchase this. You get a full refund if you cancel within 30 days. If you cancel after the 30 days, there is a 50% cancellation fee of the remaining commitment. Amazon will send the email with the promotional code by April 7 in 2015. Offer ends 2/28/15.

PS: this is like a Netflix subscription. You use it while paying. After you stop paying, you don’t own any of the software downloaded.

Get $75 promotional credit with 12-month $50/mo Creative Cloud subscription

Amazon has a new Creative Cloud Promo credit promotion for February 2015. You will receive a $75 Amazon promotional credit by email if you sign up for a 12-month $50/month Creative Cloud Digital Membership plan. You need to link your Adobe account (existing or new one) when you purchase this. You get a full refund if you cancel within 30 days. If you cancel after the 30 days, there is a 50% cancellation fee of the remaining commitment. Amazon will send the email with the promotional code by April 7 in 2015. Offer ends 2/28/15.

PS: this is like a Netflix subscription. You use it while paying. After you stop paying, you don’t own any of the software downloaded.

Student & Teacher only: Get $25 promotional credit with 12-month $20/mo Creative Cloud subscription

This offer is good only if you qualify for the Adobe Student & Teacher discounts, per Adobe’s guidelines of what qualifies. You will receive a $25 Amazon promotional credit by email if you sign up for a 12-month $25/month Creative Cloud Student and Teacher Edition Membership plan. You need to link your Adobe account (existing or new one) when you purchase this. You get a full refund if you cancel within 30 days. If you cancel after the 30 days, there is a 50% cancellation fee of the remaining commitment. Amazon will send the email with the promotional code by April 7 in 2015. Offer ends 2/28/15.

PS: this is like a Netflix subscription. You use it while paying. After you stop paying, you don’t own any of the software downloaded.

Free Lightroom 5 (and more) with Canon 7D Mark II purchase (authorized dealer)

If you are looking to buy the new Canon 7D Mark II and you also need/want Lightroom 5, Buydig is offering it for free as a bundle, along with a 64GB SD card and 4% promotional rewards on both the Canon 7D Mark II body only ($1800) and the 7D Mark II with 18-135mm IS STM ($2150). Offers end by 1/31/15. The free items are included automatically by BuyDig. If you are not familiar with how to spot them, you can find an annotated example in the earlier Canon 6D post.

Canon 6D body only with Lightroom 5 for $1500 after $300 MIR

If you want both the Canon 6D body only and the Lightroom 5 software (full version, not upgrade), you can get them together for $1500 after the usual $300 prepaid American Express Mail-In Rebate, along with a 64GB SDHC card and 4% promotional rewards at Buydig.com which is an authorized Canon dealer. Offers end 1/31/15. The mail-in rebate (MIR) is the standard MIR promotion from Canon, it is not linked to the Lightroom promotion. Optionally you can buy it together with eligible Pixma printers for bigger rebates. If you are not familiar with where BuyDig mentions these offers, here is a poorly annotated screenshot crop below to help you pinpoint it quickly…

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Canon PIXMA MG2520 AiO Printer plus Adobe Lightroom 5 for $70

If you like white color printers, BuyDig is offering the Canon PIXMA MG2520 AiO Printer plus Adobe Lightroom 5 together as a bundle for $70 with free shipping. Add to cart to see the price drop from $150 to $70. No coupon needed.

A coupon is needed for this next printer and LR5 bundle offer: use coupon code EXCEL to get the Canon PIXMA MG5620 AiO Printer plus Adobe Lightroom 5 for $75 with free shipping. Coupon expires 12/26/14.

Canon 6D w/24-105 & Pixma Pro 100 & LR5 & extras for $1900 after $650 MIR

If you are fond of mail-in rebates, Buydig has a Canon 6D DSLR + 24-105mm f4L IS bundle that includes the Pixma Pro 100 printer, Adobe’s Lightroom 5 software, 50pk of Canon 13×19 inch photo paper, and a camera bag. The price is $2850 on the website. After you add it to the shopping cart, it drops to $2550. After you receive your order, you submit the Canon mail-in rebate (MIR), and a few weeks after that, you receive a $650 prepaid American Express gift card by mail, making it a $1900 after MIR promotion. Promotion expires 12/21/14 or earlier if sold out.

Lightroom 5 + Canon PIXMA MG5620 AiO Printer for $78 w/coupon

BuyDig has another Lightroom 5 plus printer combo. This time it is the Canon PIXMA MG5620 AiO Printer + Adobe Lightroom 5 for $78 with free shipping when you enter coupon code EMKSWIZZY in the shopping cart. You don’t need an account to test the coupon, just add to cart and enter the code. This promotion expires 12/21/14.

Deal Survivors: LR5 + Canon printer for $80, K50, A, E-M10 2LK, NEX-5TL 2LK, etc

It looks like we have a winner of the Black Friday 2014 “Deal Survivor” “contest”. The Adobe Lightroom 5 bundled with the Canon MG-5520 AiO printer for $80 with free shipping is still alive and kicking at BuyDig.com (you have to add it to the shopping cart, the price drops from $150 to $80 after you add to cart).

Alternatively, in a similar bundle at BuyDig, you can get Adobe Lightroom 5 bundled with the 2TB Western Digital Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive for $100 (the price shown in $140, simply add to cart, and it drops to $100).

Other “Deal Survivors”:

+ 37 (!) different Pentax K-50 offers start at $367 to $400 (with $50 GC) at Adorama with free AF-200FG flash and 4GB Eyefi card and promotional rewards and such. There are many kits with different freebie options there, so do pay attention to the individual listings
+ Olympus E-M10 with 14-42mm and 40-150mm and free bag for $700 at Olympus Store and Amazon by Amazon itself
+ Nikon A for $450
+ manufacturer refurbished Sony NEX-5TL with 16-50 & 55-210 for $400 by Secondipity on eBay
+ Unlocked Amazon Fire Phone (32GB, GSM, no contract, no commitment) with one full year of Amazon Prime (good for new or existing Prime members) for $230 total (one year of Prime goes for $100 on its own)
+ you can fish for more at the Latest Deals Summary Situation Room

(ENDED) Ends 7:40pm ET: One Year Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan (Photoshop CC + Lightroom) (12 month prepaid gift card by mail) for $96

This 4-hour lightning deal expired… The One Year Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan (Photoshop CC + Lightroom) (12 month prepaid gift card by mail) is on sale for $96 as a limited time lightning deal of the Amazon Gold box. Offer ends by 7:40pm ET or earlier if sold out. As of 3:44pm ET, it is 28% claimed.

2TB WD Elements Portable USB 3.0 HDD + Lightroom 5 for $100 (add to cart to see price)

If you happen to need both Lightroom 5 (full version) and a 2TB portable USB 3.0 hard drive, BuyDig.com has a new limited time offer: 2TB Western Digital Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive _plus_ Adobe Lightroom 5 software for $100 with free shipping! The price drops from $140 to $100 when you add the bundle to the shopping cart! You don’t need an account to check the price – just add to cart. You can buy as many bundles as you like at this price. Offer ends 12/14/14 or earlier if sold out. (it is not compatible with other coupons)… The hard drive on its own goes for $85 at Amazon.

Still good: Lightroom 5 and Canon MG5520 printer for $80 w/free S&H

This Black Friday deal has more Staying Power than Tony Bennett, Diana Ross, Leonard Cohen and Aretha Franklin combined! You can get as a bundle together the Adobe Lightroom 5 software plus the Canon MG5520 printer at BuyDig.com. No coupon needed. To see the $80 price, you have to add it to the shopping cart (no account sign-up needed; just add to cart). The price before adding to cart is $150. Limit one per customer during the promotional period.

Pentax K-50 with 18-55 & 55-300 & AF-200FG & Lightroom 5 for $650 w/coupon

Pentax K-action now. Of interest also if you want to buy someone a “get started with” digital photography gift. Use coupon code 9PARTS to get this Pentax K-50 DSLR bundle for $650 with free shipping. The bundle includes the Pentax K-50 with 18-55mm WR and 55-300mm ED and AF-200FG flash and Lightroom 5 and 4GB EyeFi SDHC. The coupon code 9PARTS drops price from $700 to $650 and expires 12/14/14 or earlier if sold out. The promotion is mentioned under “Special Offer” on the BuyDig page (annotated screenshot below)…

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(ENDED) Sony a6000 w/16-50 & 55-210 & $50 GC & LR5 for $750

This limited time sale ended… Bundle time! BuyDig is offering the Sony Alpha a6000 w/16-50 & 55-210 Lenses and Lightroom 5 and $50 Gift Card for $750 with free shipping. Offer ends 12/7/14 or earlier if sold out… For more specials, check the BuyDig Cyber Monday pages.

(ENDED) Mon only: Photoshop Elements 13 for $40

This Cyber Monday offer ended. It goes for $50 at Amazon as of late 12/1/14… The B&H Photo Deal Zone Deal of the Day is Photoshop Elements 13 (software by mail) for $40 with free shipping. It has not been price-matched at Amazon.

Refurbished Nikon D5200 w/18-55 and Lightroom 5 for $430

Another “prearranged marriage” at the eBay Deals, this time it is of the Nikon DSLR variety. For $430 with free shipping, BuyDig’s eBay store is offering the manufacturer refurbished Nikon D5200 w/18-55 _PLUS_ Lightroom 5 for $430 with free shipping, with a limit of five per buyer. It comes with a 90 day warranty. The Nikon gear is refurbished. Lightroom is not refurbished 🙂 As usual with these featured eBay Deals, they are limited time, of unpredictable exact expiration date.

UPDATE: on the other hand, if you prefer new condition and you don’t need Lightroom, Adorama is offering new condition Nikon D5200 two lens kits (18-55, 55-200, both DX non-VR) for $700 that include WU-1a Mobile Adapter, travel case, 16GB card, Nikon School DVD in either the red kit or the the black kit.

(ENDED) 5TB Seagate Expansion USB 3.0 External HDD plus Lightroom 5 for $145

This limited time offer ended… Back to the unpredictable land of the eBay Deals we go, where we have another prearranged marriage, for $145 with free shipping, you get this combo: 5TB Seagate Expansion External USB 3 Hard Drive PLUS Lightroom 5, with a limit of five per buyer. This is sold by BuyDig’s eBay store. Over 260 combos sold so far. The drive is STBV5000100, new condition, BuyDig is an authorized dealer… The hard drive alone goes for $170 at Amazon

Nikon D3200 two-lens kit with Photoshop & Premiere Elements 12 for $500

Buydig has taken the $500 Nikon D3200 two lens non-VR kit you see in the many Black Friday Ads and added the Adobe Photoshop and Premiere Elements 12 software (previous version) for FREE! Offer ends 11/30/14 or earlier if sold out… For more specials, check their Black Friday sales page.

PS: if you are just now catching up to the madness, you can also check a summary of the latest deals at the Black Friday 2014 Situation Room.

Sony a5000 with 16-50mm and Lightroom 5 for $300 total

Another hot deal at the eBay Deals! For $300 with free shipping you get the new condition Sony a5000 w/16-50mm and Lightroom 5 and 16GB SDHC from BuyDig’s eBay store (authorized Sony dealer). Available in black or silver. Limit 5 per buyer. This is a limited time offer of unknown expiration date.

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Sony a6000 with 16-50mm and Lightroom 5 for $600

More eBay Deals action, you can get a new condition bundle from authorized Sony dealer BuyDig, Sony a6000 with 16-50mm and Adobe’s Lightroom 5 and 64GB card for $600 with free shipping. This is the standard price of the a6000 with 16-50mm, so you are essentially getting LR5 for free. Available in silver or black. You can see the bundles in pictures #1 and #2 in the eBay gallery. Limit 5 per buyer.

UPDATE: if you don’t need 16-50mm lens and Lightroom 5, the Sony a6000 body only goes for $450 at Adorama and Amazon et al.

(ENDED) Refurbished Nikon D3200 with 18-55 and Lightroom 5 for $300

This limited time offer expired… Back to the eBay Deals, another combo offer from Beach Camera’s eBay store, you can get the manuacturer-refurbished Nikon D3200 with 18-55mm PLUS Lightroom 5 for $300 with free shipping, with a limit of five per eBay shopper. As with all eBay Deals, this is a limited time offer of unpredictable expiration time.

Lightroom 5 and Canon MG5520 printer for $80 w/free S&H

Would you like a printer with your Lightroom? 🙂 BuyDig has a new combination promotion, the price of the Lightroom 5 and Canon PIXMA MG5520 Wireless Inkjet Photo AiO Printer Combo drops to $80 with free shipping when you add it to the shopping cart there. There price before the add-to-cart is $150. No coupon needed. Limit one per customer. Expires 11/30/14 or earlier if sold out.

NewEgg Promo Code 72 hour sale: Adobe Creative Cloud for $380 for 1yr, 5% sitewide

NewEgg has launched a 72 hour pre-Black-Friday sale where they guarantee prices won’t be lower on Black Friday (or they will price-match them). However, it is not clear whether they are price-matching their own website or the whole internet. Some of the deals require promo codes, and for those to work, you must be signed up to the NewEgg e-mail e-newsletters or be willing to sign-up for them. Of camera and photo interest:

+ Adobe Creative Cloud – Digital Membership [Prepaid 12 Month] for $380 with promo code
+ various hard disks
+ Expires Monday 11pm ET: 5% total order with promo code NAFBF14A at checkout
+ only one promo code will be applied per item per order (in other words, items with dedicated promo codes won’t be eligible to stack general purpose promo codes)
+ promo codes expire at 3am ET on 11/27/14 unless otherwise indicated over there

This sale ended: If you want to “test” their price-matching guarantee scheme, they offer Corel Paintshop Pro X7 for $40 with Promo code but it currently goes for $33 at Amazon.

Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 for $89

For the early adopters of new Adobe software, the Photoshop Elements 13 (boxed software or digital download for either PC or Mac) is currently going for $89 with free shipping (or free download) at Amazon by Amazon herself.

Refurbished Nikon D5200 w/18-55 + Lightroom 5 full version for $430

We check upon the eBay Deals once again where we find a bundle deal of sorts offered by reputable camera dealer Beach Camera’s eBay store – for $430 with free shipping you get the manufacturer refurbished Nikon D5200 with 18-55mm PLUS Adobe Lightroom 5 full version. Limit five bundles per customer!

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

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

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