Rokinon 14mm f2.8 for $250 (Canon EF), $280 (Sony E), $290 (Nikon Chipped)

One of the main Amazon Gold Box deals of the day, good until Saturday 3am ET (or earlier if sold out) is a sale on the Rokinon 14mm f2.8 lens going for $250 in Canon EF, $270 in Sony E, and $290 in Nikon with AE chip. These are sold by Woot, with the orders fulfilled by Amazon, so you get Prime shipping (if a member). Limit 30 per lens per customer.

PS: the day-long main gold box deals are rarely teased ahead of time, so I usually can’t find them when I post the nightly Lightning Deals schedule post

Imported grey-market Canon 5D Mark IV Body w/1yr seller warranty for $3344

Back to the eBay Deals we go where we may have the first sighting of an imported grey-market Canon 5D Mark IV body only, with a 1-year warranty from the seller Electronics Valley on eBay (99.7%, New Jersey) going for $3344 with free shipping instead of the authorized-dealer price of $3500. It is in-stock at authorized dealers for $3500, check the Stock Tracking page for that.

Coming later today (OTE): Tamron 150-600 f5-6.3 Di VCD G2 for $1400 (C/N)

If you are waiting for the brand new Tamron 150-600 f5-6.3 Di VCD G2 lens to become available, it is estimated to be in-stock other things equal (OTE) at the B&H Photo website for $1400 with free expedited shipping in the Canon and Nikon mount. I will recheck later today as well.

In-Stock: Canon 5D Mark IV body for $3500

We just updated the Stock Status Tracker, and we have good news for Canon 5D Mark IV fans, the camera is now in-stock and ready to ship from two of the biggest photographic specialty retailers, Adorama and B&H Photo.

PS: pretty soon, the Stock Tracker will be updated with some of the Photokina 2016 announced cameras. If you want us to track specific cameras or lenses please leave a comment or use the online contact form or the twitter

(ENDED) Monday: Canon D-Rebel T6 w/18-55 IS II for $399

This daily deal expired… The Meh deal of the day for Monday is the new condition Canon D-Rebel T6 with the 18-55 3.5-5.6 IS II and a 1-year Canon warranty going for $394 plus $5 shipping.

The IN (Canon 5D Mark IV, G7 X II) and OUT (Fuji X-T2) Report

I just updated the Stock Status Tracker and as of this update, the Fuji X-T2 remains out of stock at the places we track, while the Canon G7X II and 5D Mark IV remain in-stock at a rotating list of retailers. As of this update, Amazon itself has the Canon 5D Mark IV body only in-stock for $3500 with a limit of three units per customer. The Sony RX10 III has been retired from tracking since it has been in-stock steadily for many days in a row.

Pre-order Canon EF 70-300mm f4-5.6 IS II USM for $550

For many Canon fans, the 75-300mm lens being non-IS non-USM in the digital era sticks out like a sore thumb, but at that price, Canon will probably not offer an IS lens. But they have a new IS lens in this ballpark range, the new EF 70-300mm f4-5.6 IS II USM lens, available for pre-order for $550 at Amazon itself and Adorama and B&H Photo. The early shipping estimate is around Thanksgiving 2016 :)… This too has been added to the Interesting New Lenses of 2016 Tracking page

In-Stock Now: Canon 5D Mark IV Body for $3500 [updated]

As of 2:50pm ET, Murphy’s Camera too sold out, the closest at Amazon is a September 18 shipping estimate from Amazon itself

These fly fast. As of 2:45pm ET, the listing from Amazon itself is now out of stock with a September 18, 2016 shipping estimate, but 3rd-party seller Murphy’s Camera (authorized dealer) has it in-stock for $3500 with a September 22-29 if you choose the standard shipping option (this is not Prime eligible, it ships directly from Murphy’s).

IF you had been waiting to get the Canon 5D Mark IV Body Only from Amazon itself, it has arrived. As of the time of writing it in-stock and ready to ship for $3500 with a limit of three per customer during these early release days.

For the latest updates, check the Stock Status Tracking page.

(ENDED) Tuesday: Lensbaby Composer Pro with Sweet 35 Optic for $220 (C/N/E)

This daily deal ended… The B&H Photo Daily Deal good until 11:59pm ET on Tuesday (or earlier if sold out) is the new condition Lensbaby Composer Pro with Sweet 35 Optic for $220 with free shipping in the Canon and Nikon SLR mounts, and the Sony E mounts. The Pentax K and Fuji X are NOT on sale.

For more action, check the B&H Featured Deals page

In-Stock Now: Canon 5D Mark IV Body Only for $3500

We just updated the Stock Status Tracking page and we have some good news if you are interested in the Canon 5D Mark IV Body Only kit. As of the time of writing (Thursday 11pm ET), it is in-stock and ready to ship for $3500 according to the product pages of the following sellers:

+ PMI Digital on eBay (10 available)
+ Kenmore Camera on eBay (4 available)
+ The Imaging World on eBay (2 available)
+ Abt Electronics

In-Stock Now: Canon 5D Mark IV with 24-70 f4L for $4400 [updated]

We just updated the Stock Status Tracker and we have the first in-stock alert for the Canon 5D Mark IV. It is the kit with the 24-70mm f4L lens in-stock for its starting price of $4400 at B&H Photo and Adorama
Amazon (via 3rd parties). Post updated 1:51pm ET.

I will be monitoring the situation throughout the day for more updates…

Imported Canon 6D Body w/1yr seller warranty for $1100

Back to the eBay Deals, this time we have an imported grey-market new condition full frame DSLR with a 1-year warranty from the seller, not Canon USA. It is the imported Grey-market Canon 6D Body Only going for $1099 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer by eBay seller “Electronics Valley” (99.7%, New Jersey).

This goes for $1500 in new condition at authorized Canon dealers with a Canon USA warranty, but they are allowed to include some free accessories and rewards, such as Adorama (various bundles with free accessories) and B&H Photo.

Somewhere in-between in price is an open-box Canon 6D body only for $1269 with a 1-year Canon USA warranty but no free accessories at Adorama where it is back-ordered but you can place an order if you like the price.

The 6D is also participating in various Pixma PRO printer bundles that involve traditional mail-in rebates, so that’s another alternative if you need the printer and/or do not object to the mail-in rebate and AMEX gift card process.

New Tokina Mail-In Rebates plus 4% Promotional Rewards (Canon/Nikon)

Tokina has a new round of mail-in rebate (MIR) until 10/31/16, see details at the PDF file. In addition to the mail-in rebates, Adorama is also offering 4% promotional rewards (to be used in future purchases) on the lenses. The rewards percentage is based on the price you pay at checkout. They are available in Canon and Nikon options, with free shipping:

+ Tokina 24-70mm F/2.8 AT-X Pro FX Lens with $40~ Rewards for $939 after $60 MIR in Nikon and Canon

+ Tokina ATX 11-20mm F/2.8 Pro DX Ultrawide Zoom Lens with $21~ Rewards for $489 after for $40 MIR in Nikon and Canon

+ Tokina 11-16mm F/2.8 ATX Pro DX II Lens with $19 Rewards for $449 after $30 MIR in Nikon and Canon

+ Tokina AT-X 100mm f/2.8 PRO D Macro Lens with $15 rewards for $389 after $20 MIR in Nikon and $359 after MIR Canon

Sigma Zoom Lens Instant Savings (17 options, Canon and Nikon) including 24-35 f2 for $899

Sigma has launched a new instant savings promotion featuring 17 zoom lenses, which you can find nicely organized at B&H Photo. The sale includes Canon-mount and Nikon-mount zoom lenses only, with prices ranging from $299 to $3399. Most of them also get 4% promotional rewards. This includes the Sigma 24-35mm f/2 DG HSM Art for $899 with 4% rewards and free shipping in the Canon and Nikon SLR mounts.

(ENDED) Venus Optics Laowa 60mm f/2.8 2X Ultra-Macro for $369

This limited time offer expired… The Venus Optics Laowa 60mm f/2.8 2X Ultra-Macro lens is on sale until 11:59pm ET tonight (8/31/16) for $369 with free shipping at B&H Photo in the Canon, Nikon, Sony and Pentax SLR mounts.

Canon Speedlite 430EX III-RT and $10 rewards for $249

More Canon action, this time it is the Canon Speedlite 430EX III-RT on sale for $249 with free shipping and 4% promotional rewards ($10~ to be used in future purchases) at B&H Photo.

Canon EF 100mm f2.8L Macro IS USM with $32 rewards for $799

Stabilized macro action now for Canon shooters, the Canon EF 100mm f2.8L Macro IS USM is on sale for $799 with free shipping and 4% promotional rewards ($32~ in future purchases) at B&H Photo.

Instant Savings on the Canon f2.8 Zoom Trio (16-35, 24-70, 70-200)

The Canon f2.8 Zoom Trio is on an instant savings promotion as well with free shipping and 4% promotional rewards (to be used in future purchases) as follows at B&H Photo:

+ 16-35mm f2.8L II USM with 4% rewards ($58~ in future purchases) for $1450

+ 24-70mm f2.8L II USM with 4% rewards ($70~ in future purchases) for $1750

+ 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM with 4% rewards ($78~ in future purchases) for $1950

Canon 80D w/18-55 for $1250, add 55-200 for $1400, or 80D w/18-135 for $1600

A new round of Canon-initiated instant-savings promotion has gone live on some of the Canon 80D kits, with the prices being $1200 for body only (no instant savings on this kit), $1250 with 18-55, $1400 with 18-55 and 55-200, $1600 with 18-135. Some of the kits get free accessories (bag, 16GB SD, extra 3rd-party battery). Free shipping. Click on the various option tabs at B&H Photo to see the available bundles.

In-stock now: Rokinon Xeen 135mm T2.2 (Canon)

The Canon EF version of the Rokinon Xeen 135mm T2.2 Lens is now in-stock and ready to ship for $2195 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. The other four mounts remain in-stock (Nikon, PL, M43, Sony EeeeEeee).

(ENDED) Rokinon 8mm f3.5 HD Fisheye Lens with Removable Hood for $189 (Canon)

This daily deal expired… For more action, check the B&H Photo Featured Deals page

The B&H Daily Deal good until Monday 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out) is the Canon mount version of the Rokinon 8mm f3.5 HD Fisheye Lens with Removable Hood for $189 with free shipping and handling…

Canon 7D Mark II Body with Pixma PRO 100 and Paper for $1250 after $350 MIR (AMEX GC)

Good until 8/31/16, B&H Photo has a quartet of Canon DSLR Pixma MIR promotions including the Canon 7D II Body Only bundled with the Pixma PRO 100 printer and 50pk 13×19″ photo paper is $1250 after a $350 mail-in rebate (prepaid American Express gift card)… Offers end 8/31/16…

Canon 6D Body with Pixma PRO 100 and Paper for $1200 after $350 MIR (AMEX GC)

Good until 8/31/16, B&H Photo has a quartet of Canon DSLR Pixma MIR promotions… Two of them involve the Canon 6D. The Canon 6D Body Only with the Pixma PRO 100 printer and 50pk 13×19″ photo paper is $1200 after a $350 mail-in rebate (prepaid American Express gift card)… Meanwhile the Canon 6D with 24-105 with the Pixma PRO 100 printer and 50pk 13×19″ photo paper is $1750 after a $350 mail-in rebate (prepaid American Express gift card)… Offers end 8/31/16…

Canon D-Rebel T6i Video Creator Kit (with 18-55 and Rode Mic) and Pixma Pro 100 Printer and Paper and Bag for $650 after $350 MIR (prepaid AMEX GC)

And now a quartet of Canon D-Rebels with Pixma Pro 100 mail-in rebate promotions. We start with a Canon D-Rebel T6i Video Creator bundle. You pay $1000 at checkout, you receive the offer, make sure all is well, submit the mail-in rebate, and if all is well, in a few weeks, you receive a $350 AMEX prepaid gift card by mail, making it a $650 after MIR promotion. For that, you get:

+ Canon D-Rebel T6i Video Creator Kit (includes 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens and Rode VIDEOMIC GO Microphone and 32GB Sandisk SD card)
+ Pixma PRO 100 printer
+ the printer’s trusty sidekick, 50pk 13×19″ LU-101 photo paper
+ Canon DSLR shoulder bag
+ sale price ends Sunday afternoon
+ mail-in rebate details at PDF file

PS: NO 75-300 lens with this bundle, not included!

Canon D-Rebel T5i with 18-55 and 75-300 and Pixma Pro 100 Printer and Paper and Bag for $500 after $350 MIR (prepaid AMEX GC)

The Canon D-Rebel T5i is still popular enough it gets two bundles 🙂 The first Canon D-Rebel T5i bundle is this: You pay $850 at checkout, you receive the offer, make sure all is well, submit the mail-in rebate, and if all is well, in a few weeks, you receive a $350 AMEX prepaid gift card by mail, making it a $500 after MIR promotion. For that, you get:

+ Canon D-Rebel T5i with 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens
+ Canon 75-300mm F4-5.6 III Lens
+ Pixma PRO 100 printer
+ the printer’s trusty sidekick, 50pk 13×19″ LU-101 photo paper
+ Canon DSLR shoulder bag
+ sale price ends Sunday afternoon
+ mail-in rebate details at PDF file

Canon D-Rebel T5i with 18-135 and 75-300 and Pixma Pro 100 Printer and Paper and Bag for $600 after $350 MIR (prepaid AMEX GC)

And now the second of the Canon D-Rebel T5i bundles. You pay $950 at checkout, you receive the offer, make sure all is well, submit the mail-in rebate, and if all is well, in a few weeks, you receive a $350 AMEX prepaid gift card by mail, making it a $600 after MIR promotion. For that, you get:

+ Canon D-Rebel T5i with 18-135m f3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens (not 18-55!)
+ Canon 75-300mm F4-5.6 III Lens
+ Pixma PRO 100 printer
+ the printer’s trusty sidekick, 50pk 13×19″ LU-101 photo paper
+ Canon DSLR shoulder bag
+ sale price ends Sunday afternoon
+ mail-in rebate details at PDF file

Canon D-Rebel T6 with 18-55 and 75-300 and Pixma Pro 100 and Paper and Bag for $429 after $350 MIR (prepaid AMEX GC)

This is the last of the four Canon D-Rebel Pixma MIR weekend offers at Adorama (you are seeing it and I’m writing it first because of the way the blog-reverse-timeline works). It is a Canon D-Rebel T6 2-Lens Pixma 100 bundle. You pay $779 at checkout, you receive the offer, make sure all is well, submit the mail-in rebate, and if all is well, in a few weeks, you receive a $350 AMEX prepaid gift card by mail, making it a $429 after MIR promotion. For that, you get:

+ Canon D-Rebel T6 with 18-55 f3.5-5.6 IS II and EF 75-300mm F4-5.6 III Lenses
+ Pixma PRO 100 printer
+ the printer’s trusty sidekick, 50pk 13×19″ LU-101 photo paper
+ Canon DSLR shoulder bag
+ sale price ends Sunday afternoon
+ mail-in rebate details at PDF file

Pre-order Canon 5D Mark IV DSLR for $3500

In addition to the two new lenses, Canon has launched a brand new Canon 5D DSLR, the fourth generation model, aka 5D Mark IV, available in three kits:

+ body only for $3500
+ with 24-105 f4L IS II for $4600
+ with 24-70 f4L IS for $4400

Pre-orders are accepted for these kits at Amazon by Amazon itself and B&H Photo and Adorama.

UPDATE: speaking of the 5D Mark IV, B&H Photo is planning a Live Discussion Panel starting at 2pm Eastern on Thursday 8/25/16.

A brand new battery grip is also announced, the Canon Battery Grip BG-E20 has a pre-order price of $490 at Amazon by Amazon itself and Adorama and B&H Photo.

But wait, there’s more. There’s some more action the Canon 7D Mark II front, two new kits are being released that bundle it with the Canon Wi-Fi Adapter Kit, going for $1850 for the 7D II body only and $2450 for the “with 18-135mm IS STM lens” kit. They are available for pre-order at Adorama and B&H Photo.

Speaking of the Canon W-E1 Wifi Adapter, it is available for pre-order on its own for $50 at Adorama.

The new DSLR and lenses have been added to the Interesting New Cameras and Lenses of 2016 Tracking page. This is a Photokina year [see Trade Show Calendar], so we’ll have more new gear before the holidays.

The 5D Mark IV will be one of the cameras included when I reboot the Stock Status Tracking page with unreleased cameras in the next few days. Let me know what other cameras you’d like to see tracked in the comments or using the online contact form.

Pre-order new Canon 16-35mm f2.8L III ($2200) and 24-105mm f4L IS II ($1100) Lenses

Alongside the Canon 5D Mark IV DSLR, Canon has unleashed two new four-figure Canon EF (D)SLR lenses and they are available for pre-ordering as follows:

+ 16-35mm f2.8L III for $2200 at Adorama and B&H Photo and Amazon by Amazon itself

+ 24-105mm f4L IS II for $1100 at Adorama and B&H Photo and Amazon by Amazon itself

Canon 1D C Body for $4999

From FREE we rev up to $4999 in just two blog posts, B&H Photo is offering the Canon EOS-1D C Body Only for $4999 with free expedited shipping. Offer ends 8/31/16. This is NOT returnable. Any issues must be addressed through the manufacturer warranty.

Canon SL1 (white) with 18-55 STM and 75-300 III for $500

To the land of eBay Trendiness we return where the official Best Buy store is offering the new condition Canon SL1 with 18-55 and 75-300 lenses for $500 with free shipping with a limit of three sets per customer. It is the white Canon SL1 with 18-55 STM lens, along with the 75-300mm III non-IS lens and a camera bag. This is a limited time offer of the daily deal variety.

Green Extreme LP-08 Battery for $10 w/free S&H

Among the latest Adorama Summer Clearance specials you can get the new condition Green Extreme LP-E8 battery which is a replacement battery for the Canon LP-E8. This goes for $10 with free shipping. Also on sale are Green Extreme Replacement Batteries for the Canon LP-E06, LP-E10, LP-E12. The 06 and 12 go for $20 each, while the 10 goes for $13 each. All get free shipping even if you buy just one battery.

(ENDED) Sigma 24-70mm f2.8 IF EX DG HSM for $599 (C/N/A)

Zoom time is over, this daily deal expired…

It’s both Shiguma time and F2.8 zoom time! The B&H Photo Deal of the Day good until 11:59pm ET on Wednesday (or earlier if sold out) is a sale on the Sigma 24-70mm f2.8 IF EX DG HSM lens for $599 with free expedited shipping in the Canon, Nikon and Sony Alpha SLR mounts. The Sigma SA is not on sale. You also get 4% promotional rewards (around $24 to be used in future purchases).

Imported Canon 50mm f1.8 STM with 1-Year Seller Warranty for $99 with free shipping

Back to the eBay Deals action we go, where eBay seller DealsAllYear (99.8%, New Jersey) is offering new condition imported grey-market with a 1-year seller warranty (not Canon USA) Canon 50mm f1.8 STM lenses for $99 with free shipping with a limit of ten per customer. Given the low price, and simplicity of 50mm prime lens designs, this is a fairly lower risk purchase if you are going to go for an imported/grey-market item. Over 600 units got sold so far.

In comparison, this lens goes for $125 with free shipping at authorized dealers, eg Adorama (with $5 promotional rewards).

Refurbished Canon EF-S 55-250mm f4-5.6 IS II for $120

Nikon’s entry-point telephoto is going for $120 refurbished, so of course Canon’s too would be on sale. Probably a coincidence but the narrative is fun 🙂 Regardless…

… B&H Photo is offering the manufacturer refurbished Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS II lens for $120 with free expedited shipping. It comes with a 1-year Canon USA warranty.

Canon EF-S 60mm f2.8 with Extras, Rewards, Corel for $399

Macro time for APS-C Canon shooters, the Canon EF-S 60mm f2.8 is bundled with the Corel software (including Aftershot PRO 2 and PSP X7), $8~ in promotional rewards, a lens wrap, a 52mm Filter Kit (UV, CPL, ND2), a capleash and a cleaning kit for the authorized dealer price of $399 at Adorama.

Tamron 90mm f/2.8 SP Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD for $479 (Canon only)

This sale is for the Canon version only, B&H Photo is offering the Tamron 90mm f2.8 SP Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD lens for $479 with free expedited shipping. This is a limited time offer, expiration date unknown to me.

(ENDED) Tuesday: Vello FreeWave Fusion Wireless Flash Trigger & Remote Control for $45 w/free S&H (C/N)

This daily deal expired… The B&H Photo Daily Deal good until 11:59pm ET on Tuesday 8/9/16 or earlier if sold out is the Vello FreeWave Fusion Wireless Flash Trigger & Remote Control in the Canon and Nikon variations for $50 with free shipping… For more action, check the B&H Featured Deals

(ENDED) Canon D-Rebel T6i w/18-55 for $635; D-Rebel T5i w/18-55 for $485; D-Rebel T6 w/18-55 for $405

This daily deal expired… The main Woot deal of the day good until 1am ET on Tuesday (or earlier if sold out) is a sale on new condition Canon D-Rebel DSLRs. The D-Rebel T6i with 18-55 goes for $630, the T5i with 18-55 for $480, and the T6 with 18-55 for $400. Limit three of each per customer. Shipping is $5 flat.

Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II with Extras for $1999

The Canon EF 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L IS II is currently going for $1999 with free shipping and 4% promotional rewards to be used at a future purchase ($80~, not small change for sure!) at B&H Photo… Alternately, for the same price, you can get it without promotional rewards but with a handful of freebies (including the Corel software bundle) at Adorama