Corel Paintshop PRO 2018 for $55 (or $40 eligible upgrade)

Tired of Adobe’s cloudy and greedy ways of dealing with photographers? The time is right to try out imaging software from other companies! The official Corel online store has a sale on their brand new time-traveling Corel Paintshop PRO 2018 software for $55 full version or $40 as an eligible/qualifying upgrade. This is the digital download.

When you add to cart, they automatically add “Download insurance” for +$8. You can remove that. It’s a stupid thing they are doing for just $8 more, it can alienate consumers and drive them back into the greedy arms of Adobe 🙂

For other Corel software, check their latest sales at their Online Store. Here you will also find the “Ultimate” version of Paintshop PRO 2018 which goes for $15 more ($70 full version; $55 eligible upgrade).

Canon PIXMA MX922 AiO Printer + Corel PaintShop PRO X9 Software for $80 with free S&H

Back to the eBay Deals, the BuyDig eBay store is bundling the new condition Canon PIXMA MX922 WiFi Inkjet All-In-One Printer with the Corel PaintShop Pro X9 software, together going for $80 with free shipping. Limit up to five bundles per customer. Over 1000 of them were sold so far.

PS: if you are eligible, make sure activate the eBay Bucks 6% to 8% promotion before buying this!

Premium PC Power Bundle for $29 includes Corel Paintshop Pro X9

It’s not just Mac software bundles at Stacksocial. They also have Windows 10 software bundles. The ten software title Premium PC Power Bundle goes for $29 and includes among others the Corel Paintshop Pro X9 software. Most of the other apps are computer security and utilities, along with a speed-reading class. All these are digital redemptions.

Corel PaintShop Pro X9 Ultimate for $30 w/free S&H

To the eBay dEals we go where the Best Buy eBay store is offering the software package by mail that is Corel PaintShop Pro X9 Ultimate (Windows) for $30 with free shipping. Limit three per customer.

Corel AfterShot Pro 3 for $20 [digital download]

The Corel AfterShot Pro 3 is a post-Prime-Day sale for $20 in digital download option, for PC or for Mac, at Amazon by Amazon’s Digital Services, which is their digital selling persona. The key-card by mail option is NOT on sale. This is not a lighting deal, so expiration time/date is unknown.

(ENDED) Corel VideoStudio Pro X10 for $40 [PC]

This lightning deal expired… One of today’s Lightning Deals of the Amazon Gold Box just went live, it is the Corel VideoStudio Pro X10 as a PC Disc delivered by mail for $40 with free shipping. The digital download is not on sale. Sale ends 3:19pm ET or earlier if sold out.

(ENDED) Corel PaintShop Pro X9 for $30

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Corel Painter Essentials 5 for $20

The Corel Painter Essentials 5 software is currently on sale for $20 in the PC/Mac Disc at Amazon by Amazon actual with a limit of up to three units per customer. Only the disc by mail option is on sale, not the digital downloads. This is not a lightning deal.

Alexa Voice Ordering: 50% off Elements 15 Photoshop/Premiere combo makes it $62.50

If you have a compatible Amazon hardware device or app, you can place orders with your Voice, using Alexa, and get some exclusive Alexa Voice Ordering discounts. One such offer running at the moment is 50% off the Adobe Photoshop Elements 15 & Premiere Elements 15 bundle. Its current price is $125, so half off would make it $62.50.

The price of the software can change at any time, so that should be 50% off of whatever the future-current price will be. You can only get this discount with Alexa Voice Ordering, not with a web browser. Expiration dates are not mentioned on that page, so the offer is good as long as you see it there.

At the same page, there’s also a $12 off promotion on the Corel PaintShop Pro X9 software. The current price is $42, so the discount will drop it to $30. Again, the price of the software can change at any time, the discount is $12 off of the future-current price.

This expired: And speaking of Corel, but unrelated to Alexa Voice ordering, a lightning deal of the Amazon Gold Box has the Corel PaintShop Pro X9 Ultimate on sale for $40 with free shipping until Tuesday 2:29am ET as a PC Disc (not a download).

PS: it looks like the free shipping over $25 is back on again at Amazon for Prime members, but since it’s been going on and off, we may have to wait for a few days to see where it settles.

(ENDED) Still good: Corel AfterShot Pro 3 for $30

As of a 5/1/17 recheck, this sale ended, but it is recurring every few days/weeks… This flew off the front page, but the promotion continues, the Corel AfterShot Pro 3 Photo Editing Software continues for $30, in Key Card format, delivered by mail, by Amazon itself (free shipping with Prime or $35+ order). The digital downloads however are not on sale, so snail mail patience is a $virtue$ in this particular case 🙂

Corel AfterShot Pro 3 for $30

The Corel AfterShot Pro 3 software, delivered by mail (not a digital download) is on sale for $30 at Amazon by Amazon itself again. Free shipping for Prime members or with a $35+ order. This is not a lightning deal but a recurring sale.

Corel AfterShot Pro 3 for $30

The Corel AfterShot Pro 3 software, in a key card delivered by mail, is offered for $30 at Amazon by Amazon itself. The digital download options are not on sale. This is not a lightning deal.

(ENDED) Corel PaintShop Pro X9 for $30 (Win)

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Corel Aftershot PRO 3 for $30

There’s more than Adobe in the world of imaging software, which brings us to the Corel Aftershot PRO 3 software, on sale for $30 at Amazon by Amazon itself with a limit of up to three per customer. This offer is only for the key-card delivered by mail. The digital download is not on sale.

Sigma 30mm f2.8 DN ART with Filters & Corel & Extras for $169 (M43, Sony E)

Prime time now, the Sigma 30mm f2.8 DN ART lens is bundled with a handful of freebies for $169 with free shipping, in either black or silver color-schemes at Adorama, in either Sony E-mount or Micro Four Thirds. The freebies include the Corel software bundle (Aftershot PRO 2, Paintshop PRO X9, VideoStudio 9, etc), a Pro-Optic 46mm filters kit, a lens cap, a cap tether, and a cleaning kit… If you don’t need the extras, you can also save them and the next time you hand off a camera or lens to a friend/relative, you can also give them the extra accessories…

Nikon 55-200mm f4-5.6G DX VR II with Extras for $147

The Nikon 55-200mm f4-5.6G DX VR II is bundled with the following extras (ProOptic 52mm digital essentials filter kits, lens-cap tether, and Corel Creative Bundle including AfterShotPRO 2 and Paintshop PRO X9 and VideoStudio 9) for $147 with free shipping at Adorama.

(ENDED) Lowepro Event Messenger for $28; Corel PaintShop Pro X9 for $30 [and other Lightning Deals in progress]

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(ENDED) Sunday: Corel VideoStudio PRO Ultimate X8 for $20 w/FS; Etc

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(ENDED) Corel PaintShop Pro X9 Ultimate [Download] for $25

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(ENDED) Corel PaintShop Pro X9 Ultimate for $30 (PC, download)

This sale ended… The Windows version of Corel PaintShop Pro X9 Ultimate is on sale for $30 as a digital download at Amazon. This is not a lightning deal. The physical media version is not on sale.

Corel AfterShot Pro 3 for $40 [was $30]

The latest version, Corel’s AfterShot Pro 3 is on sale for $40 [was $30] at Amazon by Amazon itself with a limit of up to three per customer. This is a “key card” delivered by mail. The digital download goes for $10 more.

If you are curious and tempted by the price, but not sure whether to get it, you can get a 30-day free trial through the Corel website.

Corel PaintShop Pro X8 Ultimate for $23 (Win; limit 3)

On the other hand, if you prefer the previous generation, the media-by-mail version of the Corel PaintShop Pro X8 Ultimate is on sale for $23 at Amazon by Amazon itself with a limit of up to three boxes per customer. This is for Windows. The usual free shipping terms apply.

(ENDED) Corel PaintShop Pro X9 [Download] for $29 (Win)

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Corel Paintshop Pro X9 Ultimate for $50 (PC)

Adobe is not only company offering imaging software, although it may seem that way 🙂 The new Corel Paintshop Pro X9 Ultimate with RAW editing, “intelligent corrections”, and full screen capture features is now on sale for $50 as a PC digital download or PC media delivered by mail at Amazon by Amazon itself. Limit up to three on the media by mail option. This is not a lightning deal.

(ENDED) Refurbished Nikon D7200 with 18-55 DX VR II and PSP X8 for $699

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Black Friday Mac Bundle 2.0 including Corel After Shot 3 for $20 total (digital download)

Stacksocial launched their Black Friday Mac Bundle 2.0 featuring nine software titles for the Mac for $20 as a digital download. This includes Corel’s AfterShot 3. As far as I can tell, this is not the PRO version. Other titles include Particle Shop, Crossover, PDF Expert, Total Video Converter PRO, etc. Check under the Specs of each title to see if it’s compatible with your current version of MacOS if you are running an older version.

(ENDED) Corel VideoStudio Ultimate X9 for $30 (PC; Download or Shipment)

This daily deal expired but Corel software are recurring offers every few weeks… One of the deals of the day at the Gold Box for Wednesday that went live at 3am ET (and was not then part of the Lightning Deals schedule is the Corel VideoStudio Ultimate X9 for PC/Windows for $30 as either a Digital Download or Delivered by Mail. Offer ends Wednesday 3am ET or earlier if sold out.

(ENDED) Corel VideoStudio Pro Ultimate X8 (Boxed Software) for $25 with Free Shipping

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

The B&H Photo Deal of the Day good until Monday 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out) is the Corel VideoStudio Pro Ultimate X8 (Boxed) for $25 with free shipping (or free expedited shipping if your order total is $49+). The digital download is NOT on sale, only the boxed software by mail…

In-stock now: Corel Paintshop Pro X9 (and Painter 2017)

Adobe is not the only one making digital imaging software, Corel is back with a new version of their Paintshop PRO software, X9 is now available at the official Corel store for $80 full version or $60 for eligible upgrades. The digital download adds an optional +$8 “download insurance” which you can remove by clicking on the Trashcan next to its name. If you prefer boxed software to be delivered to your door, shipping is additional.

Also in-stock now is their Painter 2017 software, with the full version going for $429 and the eligible Upgrades going for $229.

Wait, it’s 2017 already? 🙂

Corel AfterShot 2 Standard for $10 [download]

The non-Pro version of Corel’s Aftershot 2, aka the Standard version is going for $10 as a digital download for the PC or Mac or Linux at Stacksocial. Select OS of choice from the product page over there. Check terms/restrictions before buying.

(ENDED) Monday: Corel Paintshop Pro X8 Ultimate for $30 (Win; S&H varies)

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(ENDED) Tue: Corel PaintShop Pro X8 Ultimate for $30 (Win)

This daily deal expired… One of the day-long daily-deals of the Amazon Gold Box good until 3am ET on Wednesday (or earlier if sold out) is the Corel PaintShop Pro X8 Ultimate software offered for $30 for Windows in either a Digital Download or Delivery by Mail. Limit one of each per customer.

(ENDED) Paintshop Pro X8 for $40 or Ultimate for $50 (with two free software titles)

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In-stock now: Corel Aftershot PRO 3 for $80

Time flies, we now have version 3 of Corel’s Aftershot PRO software out. This new version is now in-stock and ready to ship for $80 with free shipping, delivered physically to your door from Amazon itself. It is also available as a digital download for PC or Mac for the same price from Amazon and Office Depot.

Canon EF 50mm f1.4 USM with Free Extras for $329

The Canon EF 50mm f1.4 USM is part of a couple promotions for $329 with free shipping. At B&H Photo you get the Luminesque 58mm UV and Circular Polarizer Multi Coated Filter Kit and 2% promotional rewards. At Adorama you get the Corel Software Bundle, ProOptic filters, tether and cleaning kit.

Canon 85mm f1.8 with Free Extras for $350

The Canon 85mm f1.8 SLR lens is part of a couple of promotions for $350 with free shipping. At B&H Photo you get 2% promotional rewards and the Luminesque 58mm UV and Circular Polarizer Multi Coated Filter Kit. At Adorama you get the Corel Software Bundle, ProOptic filters, tether and cleaning kit.

Canon M3 Body Only & Extras & Corel Software for $429

Two curiosities with one purchase, if you are curious about both Canon’s mirrorless cameras and the Corel imaging software, Adorama has a Canon EOS M3 Body Only bundle for $429 with free shipping that includes the M3 Body Only kit, the Corel Software Bundle (five titles including Aftershot PRO 2 and PSP X8), a 16GB Toshi SD, a Lowepro shoulder bag, and the obligatory cleaning kit.

(ENDED) Thursday Lightning Deals: Corel PaintShop Pro X8, Cyberlink, Etc

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(ENDED) Panasonic FZ1000 with Corel Imaging Software and $28 Rewards and 67mm Filter Kit and Bag and Battery and 64GB Lexar SD and Other Extras for $698

UPDATE 5/22/16: as of this recheck, the price increased to $800. The free accessories remain…

ORIGINAL: Zoom-zoom! If you are interested in the Panasonic FZ1000 superzoom with RAW, Adorama has created a FZ1000 Super Bundle for the same price of $698 with free shipping as the camera without all the free extras.

The extras are the Corel Software Bundle (five titles including Aftershot PRO 2 and Paintshop PRO X8), a 64GB Lexar SD, a 67mm Filter Kit (UV/CPL/ND2), a Traffic Collection 24/7 camera bag, an extra Power2000 battery, and cleaning kit (that looks like a makeup kit) and $28 promotional rewards to be used in future Adorama purchases.

Nikon AW130 Waterproof + Corel Imaging Software + Extras for $277

Spring may be an excuse to convince the spouse CFO to “authorize” the purchase of a waterproof camera and if so, and if you are also interested in the Corel imaging software without breaking the bank, Adorama is offering a number of free accessories with the Nikon Coolpix AW130 for the same price of $277 with free expedited shipping: the Corel Software Bundle which includes AfterShot PRO 2 and Paintshop PRO X8 (total of five titles), a floater strap, a 16GB SD card, a Lowepro pouch, and a cleaning kit. This is available in Coldplay Yellow, Blue or Black. Page down over there to locate these among the list of options.

In-stock now: Corel Aftershot PRO 3 for $80 [or $60 Upgrade]

The brand new version of Corel’s flagship AfterShot PRO software, version 3, is now available for purchase for $80 Full Version and $60 Upgrade at the Corel website.

If you are curious, they offer free trials of the software for Windows, Mac, Linux RPM and Linux Debian.

If you are curious about the software without even touching it, they have a 230-page PDF User Guide available for all to read.

NOTE: when you add the software to the shopping cart, they automatically add an $8 “download insurance” thing. You can remove it from the shopping cart if you don’t want it. It’s a bad practice for them to do this in the cloud era, but compared to Adobe’s practices, this is small change 🙂

AfterShot 2 Standard for $10 (digital download)

The non-PRO version of Corel’s latest AfterShot 2 software (aka the “Standard” edition) is available for $10 as a digital download for PC or Mac or Linux at Stacksocial. They only carry the non-PRO version.

PS: if you are planning to buy a camera from Adorama, keep in mind that a number of the Adorama bundles for select dSLRs, mirrorless and serious P&S cameras come with a Corel software bundle that includes the PRO version of this and PSP too.

Canon G9 X with Corel Imaging Software and Extras for $399 + S&H

The Canon G9 X compact with RAW goes for $400 at authorized Canon dealers, but they are allowed to add free accessories with purchase. If you are an accessories hoarder or if you would like to try the Corel digital imaging software AND you also want the Canon G9 X, all three bundled together in a big bundle at Adorama for $399 PLUS shipping (around $11 from East to West Coast, enter zipcode to get accurate estimate).

It is available in either the brown G9X or the black G9X.

The extra shipping fee translates to the Corel software bundle that includes AfterShot PRO 2 and Paintshop X8 PRO (and a few other non-imaging titles), along with a 58-inch Takama tripod with 3-way head, a Lowepro pouch, a 32GB Lexar card, and the obligatory cleaning kit.

Mac Users: Pay What You Want Bundle ($1+) gets you Emulsion Digital Library [Pay $16+ get more including AfterShot PRO 2]

For Mac Users, Spring is in the air, and so is the Spring 2016 Pay What You Want Mac Software Bundle at Stacksocial. If you pay $1+, you get three software titles which include the Emulsion digital photo library app. Click on “View All Products”, it’s the last one in the long list.

If you meet or beat the current average price of $15.48 (may change slightly over time), you get a total of 13 software titles, the three above, plus ten more, which include Corel’s Aftershot PRO 2, along with Owlet (photo realistic 3D Models), and various other computer utilities (files, security, music, etc).

Corel Aftershot 2 Standard for under $10

The Corel Aftershot 2 Standard edition software (PC, Mac, Linux) goes for $10 at Stacksocial, but you can get it for slightly less by using surprise-discount coupon TAXES that is good for this weekend. Note that this is not the PRO edition of AfterShot 2, but the standard edition.

Nikon Lens Instant Savings with Lens Filter & Corel software

The current iteration of various Nikon SLR Instant Savings at Adorama come with some extra items as well, a lens filter and the Corel software kit that includes AfterShot PRO and Paintshop PRO. The lenses are organized by type over there for easier navigation. It includes a mix of primes and zooms. This round expires 4/2/16.

(ENDED) Corel VideoStudio Pro Ultimate X8 [boxed software] for $25 w/free S&H

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Refurbished Nikon D800 with 24-120 f4 VR and SB-910 Speedlight and Corel software for $2700 [or refurbished D800 body for $1900]

A full frame Nikon starter kit, especially if you are comfortable with manufacturer refurbished camera gear, Adorama is offering the Nikon D800 body only and the 24-120mm f4 VR and the Speedlight SB-910, all manufacturer refurbished with a 90-day Nikon USA warranty, along with the Corel Software Kit (Aftershot, Paintshop, etc) and Lowepro shoulder bag for $2700 with free shipping… This is one of 70+ items at their Refurbished sale (mostly Nikons)…

UPDATE: if you only need the Nikon D800 body only, without the lens/flash/extras, you can get it, also in manufacturer refurbished condition with a 90-day Nikon USA warranty, for $1900 with free shipping at Adorama.

In-stock nao: Corel VideoStudio 9 for $80 or $100

Corel’s latest new video software, VideoStudio 9 is now ready for purchase or a free trial if you are curious about it but don’t want to commit. The official Corel Store offers the Pro X9 for $80 and the Ultimate X9 for $100 as full versions. Qualifying Upgrades get a $20 off discount (they have an “Upgrade Eligibility” link there for more details). You can also start a free trial… The full versions are also available at Amazon as a digital download (available now) or PC disc (ships in a couple of days) – Pro X9 for $80 or Ultimate X9 for $100. Amazon does not have free trials or upgrade options.

Refurbished Nikon D800 with 24-120 f4 VR and SB-910 Speedlight and Corel Software for $2789

For some, a compromise between new-condition from authorized dealers vs new-condition from importers/grey-market may be refurbished with a manufacturer’s warranty. If so, Adorama has a Nikon D800 refurbished bundle for $2789 with free shipping. For these, you get the following manufacturer refurbished Nikon gear: the D800 body only, the 24-120mm f4 VR lens and the SB-910 Speedlight. All these are manufacturer refurbished with a 90-day Nikon USA warranty. You also receive the Corel Digital Organization Creativity Software Kit (Elite Edition) which includes AfterShot Pro 2 and Paintshop Pro X7. The software is not refurbished. This is a while supplies last promotion.

If you are interested in the Corel software but not the Nikon D800, Adorama has another bundle, they are bundling the Corel software with the Dell XPS 13 13.3″ Infinity Quad HD+ Laptop (3200×1800, 13.3″, touchscreen, 2.6 lbs, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, card reader, 5th Generation Intel Core i7-5500U, HD Graphics 5500, Mini DisplayPort, Win 8.1 with free Win10 upgrade, etc)