Last Call: 20% off Olympus Outlet w/coupon

Good until 11:59pm ET on Cyber Monday, the Olympus Outlet store [CORRECteD LINK] is offering 20% off when you enter coupon code CYBERSAVINGS over there. This is only on reconditioned/refurbished items which is what their Outlet store has. The Olympus store offers a 90-day Olympus USA warranty on the reconditioned products they sell. Free shipping with orders of $50+. They are not famous for fast shipping so if you cutting it too short for a date or deadline, keep that in mind…

Monday: 20% off B&N order with coupon

Cyber Monday has arrived at Barnes and Noble with coupon code CYBER20 getting you 20% off your order until Tuesday at 3am eastern time. The usual exceptions apply.

KEH Cyber Monday coupon $50 off $300+ OR $100 off $600+ OR $200 off $1000+

The KEH Camera Cyber Monday promotion is only good for Monday in the eastern time zone! Using coupon code CYBER11A you can get a discount depending on your order total:

+ orders over $1000, get $200 OFF
+ orders over $600, get $100 OFF
+ orders over $300, get $50 OFF

Since this is a fixed amount and not a percentage, you can optimize the savings by staying close to the three threshold amounts.

Optionally they offer 6-month financing through AFFIRM.

As always, there are exceptions and restrictions. Leica products are NOT eligible. Products in NEW condition are NOT eligible [for obvious reasons]. Items in “Like New” condition are also NOT eligible…

Free shipping on orders of $49+ as usual…

CreativeLIVE: $5 off and 50% off Everything

The Black Friday offer at Creative LIVE was 60% off everything, but now they have a different offer for Cybermonday: everything is 50% off [what you see is what you pay, their server factors in the discount behind the scenes) BUT you can also get $5 off using coupon code CYBERMON. So for classes under $50, $5 off is better than the extra 10% off.

$50 off CreativeLIVE’s Creator Pass (1-Year Subscription)

For a limited time, coupon code STARTCREATING takes $50 off the price of a 1-year subscription to the CreativeLIVE Creator Pass, dropping it from $300 to $250. This pass gets you 365 days of watching almost every class at CreativeLIVE. Some classes/instructors are excluded per prior terms of their agreements. This is their FAQ page talking about the exclusions… Think of this as a prepaid Netflix-like subscription. Once the 365 days end, you don’t own any of the classes. Of course you still own any classes you had previously purchased individually or as part of a bundle…

15% off most things at the Dell website w/coupon

Good until Sunday night, coupon code SAVE15AFF gets you 15% off almost everything at the Dell website. Excluded are any products that are discounted for Black Friday and Cyber Monday and any products/brands that are barred from the use of couponing (eg by the manufacturer or by law).

Amazon Printed Books coupon: $5 off orders of $20+

One of the digital traditions of the Black Friday season is the Amazon Books coupon! This iteration of the promotion runs until 11/25/18 PM and gets you $5 off print book purchases of $20+ sold and shipped by Amazon itself, using coupon code NOVBOOK18. More details at the Terms and Conditions page

25% off USED purchases Borrow Lenses w/coupon

For a limited time, coupon code BLACKFRIDAY18 gets you 25% off on USED camera gear purchases [not rentals] at Borrow Lenses. A total of 333 options are available as of the time of writing. Most of these are rental gear that are sold back to customers for various reasons. Sale ends 11/30/18 [or earlier for any items that sell out]…

KEH Camera Black Friday coupon: 15% off cameras/lenses, 35% off accessories [most things]

KEH Camera has just launched their Black Friday coupon promotion! Coupon code BLFR11A gets you 15% off site-wide and 35% off accessories. If you are not certain whether something qualifies as an accessory (35% off) or camera/lens (15% off), their shopping cart is (obviously) the ultimate decider…

As always, there are exceptions and restrictions. Leica products are NOT eligible. Products in NEW condition are NOT eligible [for obvious reasons]. Items in “Like New” condition are also NOT eligible…

This promotion is running until 11/25/18, it’s a three-day coupon promotion so there’s plenty of time to plan and ponder and such. Unless something’s available in small quantities and may disappear quickly. So planning ahead can pay off in terms of savings and also in terms of finding what you want/need in-stock…

Free shipping on orders of $49+ as usual…

35% off AdoramaPIX with limited time coupon

For a limited time, coupon code EMTHANKS25 gets you 35% off all products at the AdoramaPIX website. Free shipping on orders over $49.

In another limited time offer, coupon code THNKSWD80 gets you 4×6 inch wood prints for $4 each with up to five per customer at the sale price.

B&N website: 20% off orders of $40+

Good until Sunday 11/25/18, coupon code BLKFRIDAY gets you 20% off orders of $40+ at the Barnes and Noble website.

On the other hand, if you only need one item, there is a B&M-only coupon you can print from their website that gets you 25% off one item at their B&M B&N stores.

In other action, they offer 50% off select Collectible and Gift books. No coupon is needed for this offer, the price you see is the price you pay.

Canon 5D IV with 24-105/4L IS II and Pixma PRO 100 and BG-E20 Grip and Extras for $3449 after MIR and coupon

For a limited time, coupon code CAJYHRGXV gets you this Canon 5D Mark IV with 24-105mm bundle for $3449 after a $350 mail-in rebate (prepaid AMEX gift card) at Adorama. The bundle includes:

+ Canon 5D Mark IV with 24-105mm f4L IS II
+ Pixma PRO 100 printer with trusty sidekick 50pk photo paper
+ Canon BG-E20 battery grip
+ 64GB Sandisk Extreme PRO SDXC
+ extra Canon battery
+ a vial with tears of Nikon [okay, this is NOT included!]

Speaking of Adorama, they have a variety of other Canon DSLR + Grip bundles and other Canon-related camera offers…

For more action, featuring most of the major photography brands, check the nicely organized Adorama Black Friday sale

20% off many things at Rakuten with coupon

For a limited time, coupon code BF20 get you 20% off near site-wide at the Rakuten website. Note that, as always, restrictions and exclusions apply to the use of the coupon. Check their website for details.

Ends Wedn 8pm ET: 15% off eBay App shopping cart w/coupon

Good until Wednesday at 11pm eastern, coupon code PICKFAST is a 15% off discount when you use the official eBay iOS or Android mobile apps. The maximum discount with this coupon is $100. Details, terms and conditions can be found at the promotional page

For ideas on what to buy, check the latest eBay Deals and the latest Trending Deals

Speaking of eBay, if you are looking for a budget Chromebook, the manufacturer refurbished “Class C” 11.6″ Acer C720 Chromebook is offered for $80 with free shipping by eBay seller AltaTac. This has 4GB RAM and 16GB on-board storage and Celeron powered. Check the listing for a description of what a “Grade C” is…

Monoprice early BF sale plus two-step $25 off $50+ coupon

Not to be left behind by the ever-earlier Black Friday launches, the Monoprice website too launched their own Black Friday sale with 270+ products featured in said sale.

But wait, there’s more, they also have a two-parter coupon promotion:

+ between 11/21 and 12/2 purchase $100+ in qualifying/eligible products
+ if YES, then you will receive a coupon for $25 off purchases of $50+ in qualifying/eligible products to be used between 12/5 and 12/31 in 2018
+ exclusions are listed individually and explained at the aforelinked page

Speaking of Monoprice, their brand new line of AtlasFLEX charging cables (USB-C, microUSB, Lightning) are now shipping and they have free US shipping for a limited time. They range from $4 to $8.

In parallel, Monoprice is running a Clearance + Overstock sale with nearly 500 products featured over there…

Stacksocial Black Friday: 75% off Course Bundles, 40% off Digital; eg Windscribe PRO VPN Lifetime for $35 after coupon

I split the previous Stacksocial post because I got coupon-confused 🙂

Point #1: you need to login in order to test the coupons. You test the coupons by clicking on the tiny blue “Promo Code” on the right side of the shopping cart. You may have to squint to see it. Then enter the coupon codes and see what happens. Their shopping cart is the ultimate decider on what happens…

Stacksocial has gone into Black Friday mode with a trio of limited time coupons!

+ coupon BFSAVE75 is 75% off online course bundles

+ for apps and digital goods, coupon code BFSAVE40 gets you 40% off meaning for just $35~ you can get Windscribe PRO VPN lifetime subscription (which is $59 before coupon). Windscribe PRO supports unlimited devices…

+ for physical goods, coupon code BFSAVE20 gets you 20% off, eg some of the various featured items

+ NOTE: I can’t test every product and coupon combination, so that’s DIY for any items you are interested in

Ivacy VPN and Firewall with lifetime subscriptions for $24 after coupon

UPDATE: coupon BFSAVE40 (40% off) works on apps and that includes VPNs!

Stacksocial too is joining in the early Black Friday festivities by offering the Ivacy VPN: Lifetime Subscription + NAT Firewall for $24 after coupon code BFSAVE40. Both the VPN and the Firewall come with a lifetime subscription. The VPN allows login to the service of up to five devices simultaneously and promises no-logging. IT supports not just Windows, Linux, MacOS, Android and iOS, but also Roku, Kodi, Kindle, gaming boxes, etc. It has serves all around the world and it is based in Singapore. The free included Ivancy firewall is an add-on to the Ivancy VPN.

PS: speaking of security matters, there is a widespread recall of Romaine Lettuce. Which verifies my risk assessment of this green water: the risks of eating it are higher than its nutritional value 😉

New AdoramaPIX offers up to 60% off

For a limited time only, coupon code BFPRNT19 gets you 19 cent 4×6-inch luster or glossy photo prints at the AdoramaPIX website. Other coupons in progress:

+ coupon EMBOOK50 is 50% off 10×10-inch 10-page photo books

+ coupon EMSCB60 or BFSFT60 is 60% off 20-page soft cover books

+ coupon EMMTL40 is 40% off 16×20″ metal prints
+ coupon BFMTL50 is 50% off 20×30″ metal prints

+ coupon EMCNVS40 is 40% off 16×20″ canvas prints

+ coupon code 20SW80BF is 20% off orders of $80+ site-wide

+ coupon SHIP49 is free shipping on orders of $49+

Lighting Sale (video priority) with promo codes

B&H Photo is running a Lighting sale of the video-priority kind [by that I mean lighting for video capture] with some of the offers require promo code VIDLIGHT to get the best price. Promotions expire 11/26/18 or earlier if sold out… Brands participating include Litepanels, Genaray, Dracast and Impact…

Saturday at KEH Camera: 25% off Featured, 15% off Many Others [updated]

UPDATE: this promotion has been expanded to run until Saturday at 11:59pm eastern time!

Wake up and smell the KEH roses! Good until Friday at 11/16/18 at 11:59pm eastern time, KEH Camera has a new pre-Black-Friday coupon! Coupon code PBF11A gets you 25% off 550+ featured products. The same coupon also gets you 15% off many other items sold at the KEH website with some exceptions: no Leica, no “NEW” and no “Like New” grade gear. If in doubt, add item(s) of interest to the shopping cart and type in the coupon code and see what happens…

25% off AdoramaPIX orders of $125+

Good until Sunday night 11/18/18, coupon code EMSW125 gets you 25% off orders of $125+ site-wide at the AdoramaPIX website. IF you are planning a big order, this is a good general purpose coupon since it doesn’t matter what combination of print sizes and materials you select.

BUT if you want specific print sizes and materials, the following coupons are available:

+ coupon EM8x1050 is 50% off 8×10 inch prints [excludes Fine Art paper]

+ coupon EMWALL30 is 30% off Wall Decor

+ coupon EM4x675 is 4×6 inch wood prints for $3.99 [a 75% off discount]

Monoprice coupons and sales

Good until Sunday night, the weekend duo of coupons is in progress at the Monoprice website. Coupon VET25 gets you $5 off a purchase of $25+, while coupon VET150 gets you 20% off orders of $150+. The minimum purchase amounts must be reached with coupon-eligible items, not a mix of items.

The summer is gone in many regions so Monoprice has put their Pure Outdoor gear on sale/clearance. If you like outdoor gear, or live in places where it’s nice outside, or it’s nice enough for you, you can take advantage of the sales without the summer markup! A total of 56 items are participating in the sale.

Meanwhile the previously mentioned Overstock Clearance sale continues with 489 items remaining…

10% off entire order at B&N website

Good until Monday night, coupon code FALL10 gets you 10% off your total online order at the Barnes and Noble website. Because Amazon is not the only book seller left in the world ^_^. The usual exclusions to the coupon apply. But that’s not all. IF you linger on that page, you may get a pop-under offer that gets you a 15% off coupon by e-mail for ONE item of your choice (if you join their e-mailing list)… So strategically you can use the 15% off on the most expensive item you plan to order, and then place a separate order using the blanket 10% off coupon…

Save up to 20% on BorrowRentals Gear Rentals

BorrowRentals is having another limited time coupon promotion for the rental of camera gear. I’m saying this because they also sell some of the rental gear. This coupon only works on gear rentals, not purchases. Their promo explains it much better with one picture than I could in words, so here’s the annotated screenshot with all the revenant info…

AdoramaPIX “Buy More, Save More” print offers

For a limited time, AdoramaPIX has a “buy more, save more” coupon promotion! Your order total determines your discount and it can be up to $30 off. You can find the coupons in the annotated screenshot below:

Mon: 25% off orders of $300+ at Monoprice

If you are planning a big Monoprice purchase, Monday is the day, as they have the 25% off orders of $300+ in coupon-eligible items using coupon code DOUGHNUT [yes, old school spelling] at the Monoprice website

Dell Refurb coupons: 40% off Monitors, 50% Desktops $249+, Etc

Among the recurring Friday coupons is the weekend offers at the Dell Refurbished website. The offers expire Monday at 11:59pm in the central time zone. Free US ground shipping. The coupons (which exclude clearance items as usual) are as follows:

+ 50% off any Dell Desktop priced $249 & up with Coupon code: DESK$249DEAL

+ 45% off any Dell Laptop priced $349 & up with Coupon code: LAPTOP$349DEAL

+ 40% off any Dell Monitor with Coupon code: MONITOR40DEAL

Fri/Sat: 20% off $150+ or $5 off $25+ at Monoprice

November did not just spawn a monster [per Morrissey], and the holiday drinks at Starbucks, but also has brought a new duo of 2-day coupons (end Saturday night) at the Monoprice website. Coupon NOV20 is 20% off orders of $150+, while coupon NOV5 is $5 off orders of $25+. Limit two redemptions per customer. Only coupon-eligible items count towards the $150/$25 minimums for each coupon. Restrictions and exclusions apply. See website for details.

48% off one item with Dell Refurbished coupon

Good until November 1st at 9am central time, coupon code HALLOWEEN48 gets you 48% off any item in stock (excluding Clearance items and the 7010 models) at the Dell Refurbished website. Free ground shipping as well… Dell Refurbished is a specialty Dell sub-site that specializes in reselling off-lease computers. Its coupons cannot be used on the main Dell website or the Dell Outlet. Its former name was “Dell Financial Services”…

Up to $45 off with BorrowLenses Rental coupon

If you are planning to rent camera gear from BorrowLenses, good until 11/4/18, and for orders received [or picked up] by 11/6/18, the following coupon code gets you a discount based on your total rental-order discount. The coupon is only good for rentals, not purchases of used gear that they also offer over there…

Monday: 25% off $300+ at Monoprice w/coupon

Good until the end of day in the pacific time zone on Monday 10/29/18, coupon code MONSTER25 gets you 25% off orders of $300+ at the Monoprice website. The $300 minimum must needs be reached only with items eligible for the coupon. For example, if your order total is $600 but only $295 is coupon-eligible products, you won’t qualify for the coupon. The coupon only applies to the coupon-eligible products, not the order total. As usual, exclusions apply ~ you can find out for sure by placing items of interest in the shopping cart and entering the coupon [you don’t have to create an account or log-in to test the coupon]…

15% off with Stacksocial coupon

In this “make your own deal” promotion, for a limited time [expiration date unspecified], coupon code BOO15 [as in Halloween BOO!] gets you 15% off most things [exclusions apply as usual] at the Stacksocial website

Speaking of which, they are offering the Ivacy VPN: Lifetime Subscription + NAT Firewall for $40 as a one-time lifetime fee. You can login with up to five devices at the same time.

[DEAD] Mon: 20% off with Monoprice coupon [no minimum amount!]

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Prime Day Coupon: $5 off Book orders of $20+

If you like to read books on paper, you are in coupon luck! As part of the Prime Day festivities, coupon code PRIMEBOOKS18 gets you $5 off a book purchase of $20+ at Amazon Books. This is a limited time offer. This is the page with the Terms and Conditions

On the other hand, if you prefer to read books in electronic format, they have various e-books on Prime Day specials

You can find all our posts on Prime Day using the Prime Benefits category

Ends Fri 11:59pm ET: 15% off orders of $25+ w/eBay coupon

eBay is back with another flash coupon, running until 11:59pm eastern tonight Friday 6/29/18. Coupon code PERFECTDAY gets you 15% off almost everything on eBay, with a $25+ minimum purchase. This is the flash coupon that works on all retailers, that’s why it only lasts a few hours. Certain exclusions apply as usual (gift cards, real estate, cash equivalents, etc).

A good place to look for ideas are the eBay Deals along with the Trending Deals (shows only 100 trending deals, less overwhelming to look at than their main deals page). There’s also a dedicated search box there that searches only the Deals, not everything else on eBay.

Another way to look for ideas is our eBay Category posts here…

50% off Dell Precision 5810 Desktop Workstations

If you are a fan of Dell’s Precision 5810 Desktop Workstations, good until 7/6/18 at 11:59pm central, coupon code PRECISION5810 gets you 50% off those at the Dell Refurbished website with free US ground shipping. Prices start under $1000 after the coupon discount. It is a while supplies last promotion. Coupon can only be used at Dell Refurbished, not the main or other Dell websites.

Ends Tue PM: 12% off Digital Cameras with KEH Camera coupon

Look at the calendar! We are exactly six months away from Christmas. So let me be the first to wish you a Merry Christmas 🙂

Good until Tuesday 6/26/18 at 11:59pm eastern time, coupon code DGTL6A gets you 12% off digital cameras at KEH Camera. Over 700 options are currently available for this promotion. Free ground shipping with orders of $49+ and a free 180-day warranty on products in “BGN” (bargain) or better conditions.

NOTE: Leica cameras are NOT eligible for the coupon…

KEH Sell Your Gear Promotion: 5% to 10% Bonus with coupon

Good until Sunday 6/24/18 night at 11:59pm eastern [aka the season 2 finale of WESTWORLD], KEH Camera is back with a Sell Your Own Gear promotion. Using coupon code SYG6A you will receive a 5% cash bonus or a 10% KEH gift card bonus. So for example if you want to sell them your old Nikon D123 DSLR which goes for $100 at its condition, using the coupon code you will instead get $105 in a check in the mail or $110 in a KEH gift card. Gift card of interest if you are a frequent KEH shopper.

Earn 5% more on your gear and 10% when choosing gift card!

Ends Thur PM: KEH coupon: 15% off USED EX/EX+ Gear (6400+ options)

A new 3-day coupon promotion is running at KEH Camera. Good until Thursday 6/21/18 at 11:59pm eastern, coupon code EXP6A gets you 15% off used camera gear in the “EX” and “EX+” conditions. They come with a 180-day warranty from KEH and free shipping on orders of $49+. A total of 6499 items are eligible for this coupon as of the time of writing. You can use their various categories and sub-categories on the left hand side to filter by brands or mounts or product types of interest.

5-Day Monoprice coupons: 25% off $300+, 20% off $150+, Etc

It’s the World Cup of coupons! To celebrate the soccer festivities, the Monoprice website is offering their usual coupons for a total of five days in a row, giving you plenty of time to research and plan a big Monoprice purchase to take advantage of the coupons which expire on Monday 6/25/18 night…

+ GOAL25 is 25% off orders of $300+
+ GOAL20 is 20% off orders of $150+
+ GOAL5 is $5 off orders of $25+
+ the minimum purchase amounts must be reached with coupon-eligible products, not a mix of eligible and ineligible

50% off Adobe classes with CreativeLIVE coupon [updated]

UPDATE: this coupon had a technical glitch that has since been resolved. To make up for it, CreativeLIVE has added an extra day to the coupon expiration…

CreativeLIVE is back with a coupon promotion! Coupon ADOBE gets you 50% off Adobe Classes at CreativeLIVE including Bootcamp-style classes, Photoshop, Lightroom, Illustrator, Retouching and Editing, and more! The coupon expires at the very specific time of 11:45am pacific time on 6/24/18…

For free-to-watch classes, check their ON-AIR Schedule page

eBay coupon: 15% off orders of $25+ [select retailers]

eBay strikes again with another coupon promotion. Coupon code PLAYFUL15 gets you 15% off items priced $25+ until 6/23/18 at 11:59pm pacific time. Over 100 well-known eBay sellers are eligible for this promotion. You can find the complete list at teh bottom of the page over there. Eligible items will also mention the coupon eligibility.

When you follow the menus, there are over 3000 items under the Camera and Photography category

This is a “Union of the Two Towers” promotion, because also running in parallel is a YMMV 6% to 8% eBay Bucks promotion…

20% off at Creative LIVE with coupon!

Happy Father’s Day from Creative LIVE where coupon code THANKSDAD gets you 20% off the current prices of all classes in the Creative Live catalog. This is a limited time coupon, expiration time unknown…

Sunday: 60% off Wood Panel Photo Prints w/coupon [50% most options for whole week]

Happy Father’s Day from Walgreens Photo with coupon code DECORATE60 that gets you 60% off wood panel photo prints, good for today Sunday 6/17/18 only! Meanwhile other coupon codes shown at the aforelinked page run until next Saturday 6/23/18 and get you 50% off Prints, Posters or Enlargements, and Canvas prints and Floaters and Photo Books and Photo Cubes. Each one has its own coupon code, so check the aforelinked page.

Ends Sat PM: 20% off $150+ at Monoprice

Monoprice.com is back with another 2-day coupon promotion running until Saturday night: coupon code SIZZLIN20 is the usual 20% off eligible items totaling $150+, while coupon code 5SIZZLIN is the usual $5 off orders of $25+ in eligible items… Meanwhile their featured Featured sale includes a 10 x 6.25 inch graphic drawing tablet for $53~ before the coupon…

Thur: 12% off Sony Camera Gear w/KEH coupon (310+ options)

KEH Camera is running a Thursday 6/14/18 coupon promotion, coupon code SONY6A gets you 12% off Sony camera gear at KEH until 11:59pm eastern on Thursday. Over 310 cameras and lenses and accessories and videocameras are eligible for this promotion…

Dell Refurb: 50% off Dell Latitude E5540 w/coupon

Dell Refurbished is back with another limited time coupon promotion! You can get 50% off any Dell Latitude E5440 Laptop by entering coupon code SAVE50E5440 over there until 6/19/18 at 11:59pm central time. Free US ground shipping. Prices start at $179 after coupon. Coupon can only be used at the Dell Refurbished website (not the main Dell website). While supplies last, restrictions may apple, pigs may fly, etc, etc, etc.

18% off Film Cameras with KEH coupon (ends Tue PM)

Like using film cameras or want to get reacquainted or get started with film photography for the first time? Good until Tuesday at 11:59pm eastern, coupon code FILM6A gets you 18% off Film Cameras at KEH Camera. Over 440 options are available…

40% off custom photo books w/Blurb coupon

Good until 6/11/18, coupon code MAKEIT4T gets you 40% off custom photo books orders at the Blurb website. This only works on your own uploaded custom photo books, not photo books uploaded by other artists. Check their website for details.

Ends Sat PM: 20% off $150+ at Monoprice

Monoprice.com is back with another 2-day coupon promotion running until Saturday night: coupon code GRAD20 is the usual 20% off eligible items totaling $150+, while coupon code DAD5 is the usual $5 off orders of $25+ in eligible items… Meanwhile their featured Dads and Grads sale includes the DJI Phantom 2…