The current featured deal at Samy’s Camera is the Tamrac Jazz 36 Camera Bag for $12 plus $5.50 shipping (I tried three different zipcodes (East, Midwest, West) and they all had the same shipping fee but I can’t check every zipcode). This is a non-returnable item, so be sure to read reviews and check pictures and dimensions and such before buying!
This offer continues (or has returned) at the eBay Deals, the Best Buy eBay store is offering the new condition Lowepro Ridge 30 Camera Bag (Arctic Blue) for $2 with free shipping (or free store pickup) with a limit of up to five bags per customer. Even if it’s too small for a camera, this can be great for memory cards, adapters, flash drives, and other small and easy to lose or break accessories.
More camera-bag action at Adorama, it’s the Tenba Messenger Small Camera Bag for SLR Camera Body with 2-3 Lens Kit, Black going for $50 with free shipping. This too is good until 1/7/17 or earlier if sold out.
All the new camera gear procured during the 2016 holidays demand (yes, I am a DSLR Whisperer, the DSLRs tell me so), demand I say, new bags. In which case, Adorama is offering the Timbuk2 Snoop Camera Messenger Bag, Small, Cordura Black for $79 with free 2-day shipping until 1/7/17 or earlier if sold out.
This Tuesday lightning deal expired…
The previously mentioned Lowepro Genera 10 jumped from $0.99 to $3.49 as of the time of writing, but fear not, the eBay Deals have more doorbusters, the Best Buy eBay store is offering the new condition Lowepro Ridge 30 Camera Bag (Arctic Blue) for $2 with free shipping (or free store pickup) with a limit of up to five bags per customer.
UPDATE 7:48pm ET: the price increased from $0.99 to $3.49, still with free shipping…
A doorbuster in the eBay trending deals, the new official Ritz Camera eBay store is offering the Lowepro Geneva 10 Camera Bag for $3.49
$0.99 with free shipping (ships from New Jersey). You can buy as many as you want. Over 2700 units sold so far.
PS: yes, you are reading right, it is $0.99 with free shipping! This is a small bag – that’s a small orange camera that’s shown in the pictures.
PS2: this is a very consumer-friendly way for a retailer to advertise themselves – give people freebies instead of wasting money on annoying ads 🙂
PS3: while we are on the topic of bags, this one not camera-related, the Samsonite Classic Three Gusset Lg Toploader Briefcase goes for $24 at Amazon by Amazon itself, with a limit of up to three per customer, with the usual free shipping terms. It averages 4.4 out of 5 based on 850 customer reviews.
This sale ended:
To fulfill our “Bag the Bags” quota, we have another camera bag offer. The AmazonBasics DSLR and Laptop Backpack with the orange pumpkin mango interiors is on sale for $34 Amazon by Amazon itself. This is a sale, not a lightning deal…
This should be confused with their DSLR-only backpack which is on sale for $21.56… A few more of the 800+ AmazonBasics products are on sale. You can filter them by category and sub-category on the left-hand side over there or use the main column of sprawling search results…
Oh no, we are behind on Camera Bags, so to fill our rolling quota, here’s four different Lowepro camera bags at Adorama, all getting free shipping, even the $5 one!
+ Lowepro Santiago 30 Ribbed Shell Camera Pouch for $5
+ Lowepro Edit 110 Bag, for Compact Digital Video Cameras for $7
+ Lowepro Rezo TLZ-10 Holster-style Bag for compact dSLRs for $10
+ Lowepro Scout SH 100 Shoulder Bag for Mirrorless for $10
+ free shipping even if you buy one bag
+ ends 12/19/16 or earlier if sold out
It’s not just free food samples on every corner! It’s camera bags too 🙂 The Manfrotto Adventure 1 Camera Backpack is currently on sale for $50 with free shipping at the Costco website with a limit of up to three per customer. Non-members can buy it for 5% more ($52.50 instead of $50)… Per the website, this may also be available at their warehouses (aka brick and mortar stores)… Sale ends 12/24/16 or earlier if sold out…
UPDATE: the 5% “price math” is now corrected.
The latest Adorama daily deal is the new condition Timbuk2 Snoop Camera Messenger Bag, Small, Cordura Black on sale for $79 with free shipping. The sale ends on 12/7/16 at 12pm ET (or earlier if sold out or later if extended)… You can find all the previously mentioned camera bag sales under the Camera Bags tag…
Someone needs to start a Kickstarter for a bag to put all your camera bags when you are going on a meta photography trip 🙂 One of the bags to put in the meta bag is on sale, the Lowepro SlingShot 302 AW Camera Bag on sale for $49 with free shipping at B&H Photo as one of their latest Featured Sales…
More camera bag action, the Lowepro StreamLine 250 Shoulder Bag is also on sale for $20 with free shipping at B&H Photo as one of their latest Featured Sales… If your order total is $49+, you get free expedited shipping instead of free default shipping…
PS: I am trying to keep as many of the blog-post titles one line long, so when it’s too close “free S&H” becomes “FS”.
Oh no, I fell behind on the Camera Bags posts. I must needs make amends now! The Tamrac 5534 Adventure Messenger 4 in the camouflage color scheme for $20 with free shipping at B&H Photo as one of their latest Featured Sales… If your order total is $49+, you get free expedited shipping instead of free default shipping…
This lightning deal expired, and from the looks of it, it didn’t last the full six hours…
This lightning deal expired:
It’s almost the same price as the one that was a lightning deal last night but it’s a different model, good until 3:55pm ET, among the Amazon Lightning Deals is the Ape Case ACPRO338W Metro Collection Standard Camera Case (Black) going for $17.36 with the usual free shipping terms.
Speaking of camera bags, these are some of the camera bag sales in-progress, sorted by price:
- Lowepro StreamLine Sling Bag for $15 at B&H Photo and Amazon itself (Prime only)
- AmazonBasics DSLR backpack for $21.56 at Amazon by Amazon itself (limit 3)
- Ape Sling Pack (ACPRO1700) for $52~ at Amazon by Amazon itself
- Tenba Lightweight Messenger Camera Bag for $60 at Adorama
- Ape Case ACPRO4000 for $110 at B&H Photo
This lightning deal expired…
I caught a “live fish” in the Gold Box pool, good until 11:59pm ET on Tuesday (or earlier if sold out), the Ape Case Standard Digital SLR Holster Camera Bag (ACPRO650) goes for $17.65, sold and shipped by Amazon actual, so it has the usual free S&H terms.
Doorbuster time of the bag kind at B&H Photo. They are offering the Lowepro StreamLine Sling Bag for $15 with free shipping. If your order total is $49+, then it gets upgraded to “free expedited shipping”.
If you have Amazon gift cards to spend, or are a Prime member, or are looking to get to $49+/$25+ for the free shipping, Amazon itself is offering it for $15 with a limit of ten per customer.
PRO TIP: if you are making a “camera gift pack” for someone, a bag to keep them all together is a nice touch, especially when you can get it a good price.
These daily deals expired… For future deals du jour, check the a href=’https://www.bhphotovideo.com/find/dealZone.jsp/BI/1515/KBID/2055/SID/cpd112716dod’>Monday Daily Deals…
And now we have another bag, the good old AmazonBasics DSLR Backpack is on sale for the very specific price of $21.56 with a limit of three per customer at Amazon. This averages 4.7 out of 5 with nearly 5000 customer reviews, it was perhaps the first “breakthrough” camera accessory under the AmazonBasics house brand back when it started a few years ago.
The usual free shipping terms apply, Prime members, or with an $49+ order or $25+ in books, which is a good time to buy books, because coupon code HOLIDAYBOOK gets you $10 off book purchases of $25+ sold and shipped by Amazon itself.
All the new camera gear that will be purchased during this holiday season will need bags to go with it 🙂 Which brings us to the Domke Next Generation Chronicle Camera Bag in the Military Ruggedwear color scheme on sale for $140 with free shipping at B&H Photo… For more action, check their Black Friday Specials page…
PS: blog-planning wise, after I finish with this burst of updates, I will start assembling the Black Friday 2016 Situation Room, a “latest deals summary” type of a post.
A clearance sale on the camera bags and cases front, ThinkTank Photo has a clearance sale on the ThinkTank Photo Outlet featuring various items up to 50% off. The price you see is the price you pay. No coupon code needed. The clearance prices range from $20 to $200. Free ground shipping on all continental US orders.
Camera gear purchases go hand in hand with camera bag purchases 🙂 Which brings us to the Ape Case Digital SLR and Video Camera Sling Pack (model ACPRO1700) on sale for $51.84 with free shipping at Amazon by Amazon itself.
As of Sunday PM re-check, this continues to be on sale… the new condition Case Logic CPL-108 DSLR Camera and iPad/Netbook Backpack going for $22 with free shipping and handling.
The latest Adorama daily deal, good until 12pm ET on Friday (or earlier if sold out) is
These 6-hour lightning deals expired…
Holiday shopping brings new camera gear, and new camera gear bring new bags. Or that’s the excuse many use to justify to the Spouse CFO and their Wallet CFO the need for a new camera bag, which brings us to the Lowepro SlingShot 302 AW Camera Bag on sale for $50 with free shipping at B&H Photo.
Speaking of which, they also offer the Kelly Moore Bag Saratoga Bag with Removable Basket in the Cobalt or Gray color schemes for $100 with free shipping. Camera bags are definitely more modular than cameras and smartphones 🙂
This daily deal expired…
The Ruggard Thunderhead 35 DSLR & Laptop Backpack is on sale for $60 with free shipping at B&H Photo. Offer ends by Saturday at 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out).
This eBay doorbuster ended (eBay listing closed) as of a 10/28/16 re-check…
To the eBay Deals, where the official Best Buy store is having a mini doorbuster of its own, it is the new condition Lowepro Ridge 30 Camera Bag going for $2 with free shipping or store pickup. You can buy as many as you like. So if you missed the goofy AmazonBasics $2 sales, here’s another $2 tiny camera bag.
Technically almost all camera bags are mirrorless – in that they don’t have mirrors 🙂 But in this case, it refers to camera bags that are designed for mirrorless camera systems 😉 A trio of them are on sale at Adorama with free shipping included, with the offers good until 10/26/16 or earlier if sold out:
+ orders will ship starting October 26, so keep that in mind if you need something to arrive quickly
The B&H Photo Daily Deal good until 11:59pm ET on Wednesday (or earlier if sold out) is a sale on two Pelican cases, the 1610 Case with Foam Set (Black) goes for $170, while the 1650 Case with Foam Set (Black) goes for $200. Free expedited shipping.
Oh no, the Zombie is back! The AmazonBasics Small Camera Case is on sale again, down to $1.66 with a limit of three per customer. It is an Add-On item, so you must place an order of $25 or more, elsewhile their shopping cart will Mutombo the purchase until the total is $25+. This is really small, so only the smallest and compact-est cameras will fit. But can be repurposed in many ways, store memory cards, USB flash drives, adapters, spares of little things that are fragile and easy to lose, etc. It has one main pocket and one smaller pocket, a carabiner, and belt/finger strap. This is so small it won’t fit any of today’s smartphones height-wise.
Speaking of AmazonBasics camera cases, per last night’s Lightning Deals schedule, starting at 3pm ET today the AmazonBasics Backpack for SLR/DSLR Cameras will be on a lightning deal. The price before the sale was $28 (averages 4.5 out of 5 on 4700+ customer reviews, one of the first “blockbuster” AmazonBasics products).
So if you are interested in the Backpack and the small case, the backpack’s price will likely get you close enough where adding 1-3 small camera cases will satisfy the $25+ limit.
These daily deals ended…