10% off site wide with Monoprice coupon

If you are a fan of the Monoprice way of doing things, they have a new coupon promotion good until the end of day on 4/21/16, coupon code 2XTEN gets you 10% off at the Monoprice website. The usual coupon exclusions apply (you can see them after you add the coupon to the shopping cart, and then click on the coupon name).

First time Groupon customers: $10 off $25+ coupon

Groupon is trying to tempt new customers to try their service with coupon code WELCOME that gets you $10 off a purchase of $25 or more from the Groupon website. Most offers are eligible but some local offers and consumer electronics are not eligible. Must be used on the desktop or mobile website, not the app. Limit one use per customer. This is a good way to try out different photo print services. Use the search bar over there to search for things like “photo” or “canvas” or “custom photo book” or photography classes or wood or metal prints and such. Their search bar has auto-complete so it will give you pointers.

Rokinon 50mm T1.5 AS UMC Cine DS for $450 with Coupon (C/N/A/E/M43)

The Rokinon 50mm T1.5 AS UMC Cine DS lens is on sale for $450 with free shipping at B&H Photo when you enter coupon code BHNAB16 at checkout. It is available in the Canon, Nikon, Sony A SLR mounts and M43rds and Sony E mirrornyet mounts… This coupon, like many of the B&H NAB specials expires on 4/21/16…

15% off Pelican Waterproof Cases with Coupon (3 options)

A trio of Pelican Waterproof Cases gets a 15% off discount on their price when you use the NAB coupon code BHNAB16 at during checkout at B&H Photo. There are three models participating in this promotion, prices before the coupon range from $250 to $340… This coupon, like many of the B&H NAB specials expires on 4/21/16…

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.

Surprise discount at Stacksocial with coupon

Stacksocial has some Adobe related and other assorted tutorials, software and hardware items. They have a “surprise discount” coupon to celebrate tax season, coupon TAXES gets you a surprise (aka unknown) discount at Stacksocial. The coupon is good for this weekend. Some items may not be eligible for the discount.

Some items of potential interest:

+ Adobe KnowHow All-Inclusive Photography Bundle for $69 before coupon
+ Pro Digital Photography & Photoshop Bundle by “Courses for Success” for $29 before coupon
+ DSLR Photography Course Bundle by Ken Schultz for $25 before coupon
+ Hollywood Art Institute Photography Course & Certification for $25 before coupon
+ various WordPress theme bundles and courses (note some of the WP Themes are lifetime, others are 1-year subscriptions)

20% off Olympus Refurbished Cameras and Lenses with Coupon

Enough droning around, time to take action (oh dear!) on the real cameras front. The official Olympus Outlet Store is back with another coupon, coupon SHOWERS gets you 20% off all certified refurbished products in their outlet. These come with a 90-day warranty. Free shipping with orders of $100+. If you are planning to get something here, and you are interested in Olympus-branded gear (hats, tshirts, coffee cups, etc), you can add them to this order to avoid the shipping fee.

+ Lenses: four options, 14-42, 14-150, 40-150, adapter kit

+ Digital Cameras: sixteen options, including E-M5, E-M10, E-P5, E-PL5, Stylus 1, SH50, and TG-series

+ Accessories: four options including the FL-300R flash for $96 before coupon

+ all the items above are refurbished
+ coupon expires 4/18/16

50% off Everything Photo at Walgreens Photo with coupon

Walgreens Photo has a new mid-week coupon promotion, SPECIAL50 gets you 50% off Everything Photo which includes their various photo print products (prints, photo books, gifts/mugs/etc, calendars, canvas, wood, bags, etc). Free pickup at a local Walgreens store. If you want the order shipped to your address, shipping fees apply unless they have online free shipping promotions. The usual coupon restrictions apply, up to five uses per customer until Saturday 4/16/16 11:59pm Central time.

50% off Photo Cards at AdoramaPIX with coupon

AdoramaPix has a coupon promotion, coupon PXACARD50 gets you 50% off on photo cards orders placed at AdoramaPIX by the end of day on 4/15/16.

15% off rentals at Borrow Lenses with coupon

Borrow Lenses is among the retailers “celebrating” tax deadline panic season with a coupon promotion. Coupon code BLTAXDAY gets you 15% off a rental order per their Offers page. The coupon expires April 18th, 2016, at 11:59PM PST.

Tascam DR-44WL 4-Channels Portable Handheld Audio Recorder with Wi-Fi for $190 with coupon

If you are dabbling in audio-craft, the Tascam DR-44WL 4-Channels Portable Handheld Audio Recorder with Wi-Fi is on sale for $190 with free shipping for a limited time at Adorama if and only if you enter coupon code 197787545 at checkout over there by the end of day on 4/14/16. The price without coupon is $280… This too is one of the items in their latest 48 hour sale

Coupon for free NAB Show Pass from Adorama

One of the most recent Adorama email newsletters is offering a promo code that gets you a free pass to the NAB show in Vegas (April 16-21 in 2016), as they’ll have a booth there with exclusive Trade Show specials per the email (see screenshot below with the code and dates):


Monoprice Coupons: $20 off $100+ or $5 off $25+

The Monoprice website has two coupons for the weekend, good until the end of day on Sunday 4/10/16 as follows:

+ coupon AP20 is $20 off orders of $100 or more
+ coupon AP5 is $5 off orders of $25 or more
+ their usual coupon restrictions apply
+ they have reasonably priced camera-related accessories to begin with, the coupon discounts will make up for the lack of free shipping

50% off Photo Cards and 12×12″ Canvas Prints with Coupon

Walgreens Photo has launched a couple of mid-week coupons promotion, good until 11:59pm central time on Saturday 4/9/16, with their usual coupon terms:

+ 50% off 12×12 inch Canvas Prints with coupon HANG12x12
+ 50% off Photo Cards with coupon PHCARDS
+ free store pickup (shipping fees depends on promotions/etc)

20% off tech ebooks include some camera-related (DRM-free)

Aptly named e-book seller eBooks.com has a coupon promotion for April 2016, use coupon code Categorysalecp at the payment details page to get 20% off the price of books in select categories (computing, business, etc). A few photography related books are in this category as well. To see which ones are available search for your item of interest (eg Photoshop, DSLR, GIMP, etc) using the second lower search bar under “Computer Science” in the Computing category page. If you use the main search bar, you have to enter the category ID in the search box, eg type something like “photoshop SubjectID:2239” or “DSLR SubjectID:2239”. These are DRM-free e-books and are available to download in ePUB and PDF formats and/or read online.

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Tascam DR-70D 4-Channel Audio Recorder for DSLR Cameras for $200 (with coupon)

If you are dabbling in DSLR Audio-craft, the Tascam DR-70D 4-Channel Audio Recorder for DSLR Cameras can be yours for $200 with free shipping at Adorama if you enter coupon code 6986645213 during checkout. The coupon code expires 4/10/16.

40% off Photo Books at Walgreens Photo with coupon

Walgreens Photo is offering 40% off photo books at their website when you use coupon code code PHBOOKS40 by 11:59pm ET on Wednesday 4/6/16. The usual terms apply, up to five uses per customer. Free store pickup, otherwise shipping fees may apply depending on what promotions they have on their website… In parallel, Walgreens has a $10 off a $50+ order if you pay with VISA checkout. This is one use per customer promotion…

Limited time Stacksocial coupon ($10/$55+, $15/100+, $20/$150+)

For a limited time only, Stacksocial has three coupon discounts as follows:

+ SAVE10 is $10 off a $55+ order
+ SAVE15 is $15 off a $100+ order
+ SAVE20 is $20 off a $150+ order

20% off on the current Groupon Shutterfly offer (ends 3/31/16)

If you are a fan or curious about Shutterfly, Groupon has a limited time coupon on their Shutterfly Promotion. The regular promotion is a 50% off, eg “Pay $20, Get $40 to spend at Shutterfly”. The coupon SFLY20 drops the price you pay by 20% off. So it becomes “Pay $16, Get $40 to spend” or “Pay $24 Get $60 to spend” or “Pay $40, Get $100 to spend” or “Pay $60 Get $150 to spend”.

The coupon expires 3/31/16. Limit one unit per transaction, three deals per customer. Maximum discount is $50 for this promotion.

Be sure to read the terms, conditions, restrictions, and exclusions on this offer if you haven’t done something like this before.

(ENDED) Ends Mon PM: Free 8×10″ Print with Coupon

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Walgreens Photo Coupons: 50% off Wood Panels, 40% off Prints, Posters, Enlargements

Walgreens Photo launched two mid-week coupons, good until the end of day on Saturday 3/26/16. Coupon WDPANEL50 gets you 50% off Wood Panels, while coupon code PRINTDEAL gets you 40% off Prints, Posters and Enlargements. Limit five uses per customer per coupon during this promotion. Free store pickup. For delivery to your address of choice, shipping fees apply (depending on what shipping promotions they may have on their website).

30% off Photo Blankets with Groupon coupon

Whether as gifts or as promotional material that is front and center (at least during the colder months of the year), Groupon is offering 30% off the current prices of Photo Blankets by Collage.com when you enter coupon code SPRING30 over there. They have four different options, with sizes ranging from 30×40 inch to 60×80 inch. Maximum discount with the coupon is $50. Maximum three redemptions per Groupon user. Flat $10 shipping is additional. Check all the details in the aforelinked page. Coupon expires 3/28/16.

PS: the same coupon gets you 30% off canvas prints ~ check our previous post for that.

Monitor Sale at Monoprice (and $10/$50+ w/PayPal)

Monoprice is having a Computer Monitor Sale featuring 18 different models (LG, HP, Monoprice, Acer, AOC, Philips) with free shipping. Monoprice has recently expanded their offerings, they carry third-party brands as well, not just their own house-brand products. This sale ends 3/28/16.

In parallel, they have a PayPal co-promotion, coupon GET10 gets you $10 off a purchase of $50+ if you pay with PayPal. Some brands and products are not eligible for the coupon, but most items are. When you add the coupon to your shopping cart and click on the coupon details you will see the list of ineligible items. Or you can go to the coupon exclusion page.

30% off current prices of Canvas Prints with coupon

Groupon has a new coupon promotion, coupon code SPRING30 gets you 30% off the current prices of the five choices of Canvas Prints from CanvasOnSale. Regular prices (before coupon) range from $7 (one 12×8″) to $31 (two 16×20″). Shipping is additional (not included in the Groupon price). Over 640 got sold so far from this Groupon. Maximum discount via coupon is $50. Limit three redemptions per user. Full terms and conditions over there. The coupon expires 3/28/16 [corrected; not 3/31/16].

25% off the Olympus Outlet Store with coupon [eg refurb E-M10 w/14-42 for $300, refurb Stylus 1s for $330]

To celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day season, the official Olympus Outlet store is bringing back their 25% off sale using coupon code SPRING over there. The coupon is good on all the refurbished items. Coupon expires Tuesday 3/22/16 at 11:59:59 PM ET.

This includes interchangeable and fixed-lens cameras, lenses, and other assorted items, including:

+ refurb E-M5 and E-M10 kits such as refurb E-M10 with 14-42 II R for $300
+ fifteen refurbished Lenses
+ refurb Stylus 1s rawsumer for $330
+ various refurb TG-series waterproof cameras
+ the prices you see on the website are before the coupon; after you add the coupon, the price drops by 25% in the shopping cart
+ refurbished items come with a 90-day Olympus warranty and a 30-day return policy

Pay with PayPal Coupon: $10 off $50+ at Monoprice

If you are a fan of The PayPal and The Monoprice, there is a limited time coupon promotion that brings the two together. Use coupon code PAL10 to get $10 off an order of $50+ at the Monoprice website. You have to pay with Paypal for this promotion. Most items are eligible with the usual exceptions (gift cards, brands that do not allow couponing on their products, etc). If you enter the coupon in the shopping cart, its details should show the specific exclusion list. Monoprice has a number of camera-related accessories, search for product type (eg tripods, camera bags, etc) or navigate the categories. Coupon expires 3/17/16.

(ENDED) Fri only: $20 off $100+ at Monoprice with coupon

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(ENDED) Groupon: $10 off $20+/$25+ order for NEW Customers Only

The internets are very confused today. Amazon went down 1999-style [now it’s back online], now this Groupon coupon was cancelled/expired/killed by Groupon…

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(ENDED) New coupon for First Time (New) Groupon users: $10 off $20+ Local Deal

This promotion expired…

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(ENDED) 40% off Shutterfly Photo Books with Coupon

This sold out very quickly…

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(ENDED) Cowboom Customer $10 off $100+ coupon for Best Buy Outlet

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4TB Seagate Backup Plus Slim 2.5″ Portable External Hard Drive for $120 with coupon

All your megapixels are belong to you, and a sound and practical backup and restore (don’t forget the restore part because what’s the point of backup if you can never get to them?) is always a good idea. Which brings us to a coupon promotion at Adorama, coupon code 10MAROFFER (= $10 off, MARch, OFFER) gets you the 4TB Seagate Backup Plus Slim 2.5″ Portable External Hard Drives for $120 with free shipping. The price before coupon is $130. They are available in four different colors, so if you are a fan of color-coding your data, that’s a plus! This is a limited time offer but I don’t know when the coupon expires.

(ENDED) Two 16×20″ Gallery-Wrapped Canvas Prints for $35 with free S&H [or one for $21] with Coupon

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2TB WD MyPassport USB 3.0 HDD + Soft Case for $84 {with coupon}

On the storage front, coupon code BHWPPI16 entered at Checkout gets you the 2TB WD My Passport USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive, model WDBCGL0020BSL-NESN, along with a free HGST 2.5″ Branded Soft Case, for $84 with free shipping at B&H Photo. The price you see before you enter the coupon is $99. This offer ends on 3/12/16… This is one of their many WPPI Specials.

DataColor and X-Rite discounts with Promo Code

More action amongst the B&H WPPI 2016 Specials, this time we have DataColor and X-Rite offers. These particular offers require the use of promo code BHWPPI16 in order to get the discounted price. Participating in this promotion which ends 3/10/16 are three DataColor Spyder items and seven X-Rite items.

Big Sigma Lens Sale (200 options) – must use Promo Code

B&H Photo is having a Big Sigma Lens Sale for WPPI. These offers are activated when you use promo code BHWPPI16 in the B&H shopping cart and they expire 3/10/16. You won’t see the sale price until after you enter the promo code. Some of these lenses also earn 4% promotional rewards. The sale features 14 Sigma ART Lenses (C/N/A/P/Si) and 186 Sigma Lenses of various DSLR and Mirrorless mounts. Remember you must use coupon code BHWPPI16 for this sale which ends 3/10/16.

Canon Pixma PRO 100 and 50pk 13×19″ Paper for $100 after Coupon and $250 MIR

The WPPI (Wedding Photography) Trade Show is under way [see Trade Show Calendar] and with that we have a new wave of specials. We start with the Canon Pixma PRO 100 printer. This is often bundled with Canon DSLR kits with mail-in rebates, but if you only want the printer and don’t want any of the DSLR kits, and you are still comfortable with mail-in rebates and prepaid gift cards, keep reading…

… B&H Photo is offering the Canon Pixma PRO 100 printer for $100 after a $250 mail-in rebate (prepaid American Express gift card) when you enter coupon code BHWPPI16 at Checkout. The price without the coupon is $150 after MIR. B&H will also include automatically this printer’s “Robin”, a 50pk of 13×19″ Canon photo paper. Coupon offer ends 3/10/16.

(ENDED) 40% off Walgreens Photo with coupon [extended to Sat PM]

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(ENDED) 20% off a singe Book with coupon (Leap Day only)

The Leap Day promotion expired…

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Surprise coupon discount (10% or 20% or 30% off) at Stacksocial (ends tonight)

Good until midnight tonight (it doesn’t say pacific or eastern) [and midnight is a temporally inaccurate term but that’s what it says] coupon code SURPRISE gets you either 10% off or 20% off or 30% off at Stacksocial. The discount is revealed after you enter the coupon. Due to time-constraints I can’t check their current inventory before midnight, so this is a DIY YMMV adventure. You can use the search box over there to look for keywords of interest (eg camera, wordpress, adobe, photography, etc).

50% off Everything Photo at Walgreens with coupon

Valentine’s is over, so photo prints retailers are offering coupon encouragement to generate new sales. Case in point, Walgreens Photo offers 50% off on “Everything Photo” (photo prints, photo gifts, photo books, etc) with coupon code code FEBORDER entered at checkout over there by 11:59pm central time on Wednesday 2/24/16. Their usual coupon terms apply, limit five uses per customer, etc. Free store pick-up. Shipping is extra unless they have free shipping promotions on the website.

eBay Mobile App coupon: $5 off a $20+ order

In an email to registered users earlier today, eBay has a new promotion trying to encourage shoppers to download and use its mobile app. To make it so, the app will have a coupon for $5 off a purchase of $20+. The coupon must be used within the app. The terms say “Only invited, registered eBay users who receive the Coupon in My eBay are eligible”. Their email has more details on how to use it. I haven’t done this, so I don’t know what happens next…


20% off Olympus Outlet (refurbished) with coupon

The official Olympus Outlet store is having a Valentine/President sale, coupon code PRESIDENT gets you 20% off the current prices over there. These refurbished items come with a 90-day Olympus warranty and a 30-day money-back guarantee (excluding shipping). Free shipping with orders of $100+. Offer ends 2/16/16 at 11:59pm ET.

With the coupon factored in the price, among the refurbished E-M cameras you can get the E-M10 body for $288, E-M10 w/14-42 for $320, E-M5 body for $384, E-M5 w/12-50 for $576, and the E-M5 II body for $576. Some are available in both black and silver.

Also participating in the sale are E-Pens, Superzooms, Toughies, and the Stylus 1 rawsumer for $416.

Also participating in the sale are 13 Lenses including the 11-22mm f2.8-3.5 for $512, the 35-100mm f2.8 for $1415, the 17/2.8 for $192, and more.

The items mentioned above are factory reconditioned (refurbished) and the prices are AFTER the 20% off coupon is factored in. I did most of the math in my head, so the chances of 20% off math-errors are elevated. The prices drop after you add the item to the shopping cart and then you enter the coupon PRESIDENT at the Apply Coupon field further down the page.

15% off Groupon Goods with Coupon (includes Electronics and Camera and Photo)

Groupon time, especially if you have gift certificates or store credit! Good until the end of day today (2/10/16) coupon code EXTRA15 gets you 15% off Groupon Goods products, which are typically physical products (not services/vacations/etc). This includes Electronics (over 17,000 items) which includes Camera and Photo items (770+ items). Of those 300+ are in accessories of all kinds, and 300+ are in security cameras. There are around 45 digital cameras in two categories (DSLR, P&S). You can see all those subcategories on the left hand side of their website.

The coupon restrictions: you can use the coupon on three separate purchases. On each purchase, you can use the discount on one unit of an item (eg one item X, one item X, one item Z). There is no minimum purchase amount. The maximum savings from this promotion is $50 per deal. Typically you can get free shipping with orders of $34.99 or higher (for items sold and shipped by Groupon itself).

Mon Fry’s Promo Codes: 20pk 4×6 photo paper for $1, refurb Panasonic ZS35 for $100, etc

The promo code offers for Fry’s e-newsletter e-subscribers (free to e-join) for Monday 2/8/16 includes:

+ 20pk 4×6 inch ColorWay (brand name) 68lb high-glossy photo-paper for $0.99 total (limit 5)
+ refurbished Panasonic ZS35 20x optical travel-zoom for $100
+ 50-inch Vivitar VIV-VPT-1250 tripod for $5
+ various tech items as usual
+ offers mentioned in this blog-post are good in-store and online, with a limit of one per item per customer unless otherwise indicated in the block above; this style makes posts more readable since most items follow this pattern

Weekly Fry’s Promo Code Offers: unspecified DSLR and Cybershot, Sunpak, Canon, etc

A new week is here and for the week of February 7-13 in 2016, the new Fry’s promo code offers for their email newsletters (free to join) include the following:

+ unspecified Sony Cybershot P&S digital camera (20mp, 2.7″ LCD, 8x optical) for $88 (in-store only)
+ unspecified 18mp DSLR with 3″ LCD with 18-55 lens for $350 (limit 1)
+ Sunpak 6200PG Tripod for $30
+ Canon DSLR backpack for $30
+ Sunpak universal selfie wand for $5
+ Monster Villain action camera for $100 (limit 1; this is there every week it seems)
+ 24pk Sony Alkaline AA or AAA batteries for $5 (limit 3)
+ 60ft x 0.75″ Shaxon electrical tape for $0.49 (limit 10)
+ various tech and storage items as usual
+ offers mentioned in this blog-post are good in-store and online, with a limit of one per item per customer unless otherwise indicated in the block above

(ENDED) Walgreens Photo: 40% off with Coupon (ends Sat PM)

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Fri & Sat Fry’s Promo Code offers: 72″ Bower Tripod for $20, etc

The Fry’s email newsletter promo codes are now experimenting with 2-day promo codes instead of new daily offers. This round is for Friday and Saturday 2/5 and 2/6 in 2016 and it includes among others:

+ Bower VT6800 Heavy Duty Series 72″ Photo/Video Tripod for $20
+ MANFROTTO MTPIXI Pixi Mini tripod for $15 (two color choices)
+ Cellet selfie stick with AUX cable for $5 (limit 5)
+ unspecified action camera with monopod and 16GB microSD card for $250 (in-store only)
+ various tech items as usual
+ the items mentioned above in this blog-post (not their linked weekly ad) are limit one per customer, with the offers good in-store or at their website – unless otherwise indicated above – it makes it easier to read and write since most of them are “limit 1” in-store or online.

Tue B&M Fry’s Promo Codes: unspecified refurbished Sony Cybershot (16mp, 5x optical) for $50

The Fry’s Electronics promo codes for their e-mail e-newsletter subscribers for Tuesday 2/2/16 include an unspecified refurbished Sony Cybershot P&S digital camera (16mp, 5x optical) to be offered for $50 with free shipping. This particular offer is only good at their brick and mortar stores with a limit of one per customer… In parallel, the Bower TableTop Tripod will be on sale for $4 with a limit of one (up to 10″, in-store or online_…

Weekly Fry’s Promo Codes: Manfrotto, Lowepro, Wolverine, etc

The promo codes for email subscribers to the Fry’s Electronics email list for the week of 1/31 to 2/6 in 2016 include:

+ unspecified Sony Cybershot P&S camera (20mp, 2.7″ LCD, 8x optical) for $88
+ Monster Villain Action Camera for $100
+ MANFROTTO Compact Advanced Black Tripod (MKCOMPACTADV-B) for $70
+ WOLVERINE F2D MIGHTY – 7 in 1 Film to Digital Converter for $100

NOTE: the items listed above assume a “limit 1” per item and the offer is good in-store and online. If something’s different I will write it next to the item. This makes it easier to read, because most items are “limit 1” and good in-store and online.