As time goes by, we get more creative monopod-tripod tweeners, one such is the new line of Libec Hands-Free Monopods. Two models in that line are now in-stock and shipping for $150 and $250 respectively (with free shipping) at Adorama. I suppose one could describe these as a monopod-priority tripods, or monopods with tripod tendencies 🙂
Back to the Land of the Monopods (sounds like a 50s scifi movie title), where Adorama is offering until 1/28/17 the new condition Manfrotto XPRO Land Aluminum Monopod, 5 Sections, 55″ Max Height for $65 with free shipping and handlig… For more action, check the Adorama Latest Specials featuring over 3150 products at the moment…
Has anyone written this science fiction story yet? All the Tripods and Monopods become sentient at once and rebel against humanity, demanding proper care, not just thrown at the bottom of the trunk and pulled out only in case of photography-emergencies? 🙂
Which brings us to the Prima Photo Aluminum Monopod on sale for $30 with free shipping at B&H Photo, available in four different color schemes. This is a limited time sale, expiration date unknown (to me).
Lost in the sea of tripods are the monopods, they just can’t get their leg through the door! But there is a sale, the 3Pod PM3A Aluminum 4-Section Monopod is going for $40 with free shipping at Adorama.
The Bower VT6000 Duo Flex 2-In-1 Professional Aluminum Tripod and Monopod is on sale for $65 with free shipping until 10/5/16 at Adorama. This is a 2-in-1 that goes from tripod to monopod and vice versa.
And now a well-known brand-name monopod, it is the Manfrotto 694CX Carbon Fiber Monopod 4 Section on sale for a limited time for $100 with free shipping at Adorama… Speaking of which, they are offering the Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700 detachable 2-in-1 (12″, 2160 x 1440, Core m7-6Y75, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, etc) for $600 with free S&H as a while-supplies-last type of a promotion…
This daily offer expired… For more action, check the B&H Photo Featured Deals page…
I don’t know if Frodo was using a Manfrodo monopod during his photo walks in the land of photo-ops they call Mordor, but you don’t have to be Frodo to get the Manfrotto 694CX Carbon Fiber Monopod for $140 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.
Good until 5/22/16, Monoprice has a sale on their house brand Carbon Fiber Monopods. The 59 inch model goes for $25, while the 70 inch model goes for $40. Shipping is additional. Some regions may qualify for a flat next-day delivery fee (I think they have to be near their shipping centers and serviced by regional carriers that offer this service).
PS: if you are a low-carb diet, fear not, carbon fiber monopods do not account against your carb allowance 😉
Don’t call this a tripod! Because its official name is a “Self Standing Monopod”. It will make it cry if you call it a tripod 🙂 The Manfrotto 682B Self-Standing Pro Monopod, Black Anodized is on sale for $80 with free shipping at Adorama. Offer ends 2/22/16 or earlier if sold out.
Fry’s is cooking up a new experiment, they have 2-day promo code promotions that is good for Friday and Saturday (typically they have a different one each day) 1/22 & 1/23 in 2016. So the offers are good on both days. Among them:
+ Vanguard VEO AM204 55″ Alumin(i)um Monopod for $25 (limit 1)
+ Vivitar 62 inch VIV-VPT-3662 Tripod for $18 (limit 1)
+ unspecified “trusted name brand” action cam for $200 (in-store only; limit 1)
This limited time special expired… For more action, check their Featured Deals page…
Speaking of Induro, there’s also a monopod special, the Induro CM34 Carbon Fiber Monopod is currently on sale for $80 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.
These promo code offers expired but many of them are of a recurring nature (in the unpredictable future)…
The Induro CM34 Carbon Fiber Monopod is currently on sale for $80 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. Offer ends by 12/17/15 at 11:59pm ET.
On the modular and customizable front, the Sunpak Quantaray QSX 9502TM Deluxe Tripod with Built-in Removable Monopod ( 6.6lbs Capacity, 72.9″ Maximum Height) is on sale for $40 with free shipping at Adorama.
Adorama has a couple of 3Pod specials on sale with free expedited shipping as follows:
+ 3Pod PM3A Aluminum 4-Section Monopod (max height 69″) for $70
+ yes, the irony of a Mono-pod with a brand name 3-Pod is not lost on me 🙂
UPDATE: One more 3Pod item from Adorama, the 3Pod H5 Ball Head with Quick Release Plate is on sale for $80 with free expedited shipping.
This post is code-named “The Monopods Strike Back!”. The Gitzo GM2561T Traveler 6x Carbon Fiber Monopod (supports up to 10~ lbs) is currently on sale for $230 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.
Tripods get all the spotlight and the fame, poor monopods are overshadowed by both tripods and selfie-sticks! So to cheer up the monopods, we have an accessory special for them, the Induro TH2 Tilt Head for Monopods is on sale for $99 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.
The Manfrotto 290 line-up of tripods and monopods is now in-stock and ready to ship at Adorama. Free expedited shipping. A total of 15 products have arrived, with prices ranging from $50 to $300.
For a limited time only, Adorama is offering the Sunpak Quantaray QSX 9502TM Deluxe Tripod with Built-in Removable Monopod, 6.6lbs Capacity, 72.9″ Maximum Height, for $40 with free shipping. You can buy as many as you like (within real-world reasonable limits of course).
UPDATE: another Sunpak offer, B&H Photo is offering the Sunpak 423PX2 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod with Compact Pistol Grip Head for $80 with free expedited shipping.
This daily deal expired…
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Adorama has a Lexar Storage Sale good until 6/13/15 featuring Professional SD and Compactflash and xQD memory cards along with USB flash drives. A total of 25 items are part of the sale (they overflow to page #2 over there). Free shipping regardless of price. They include a 16GB SD (633x) for $10, 32GB SD (633x) for $15, 64GB SD (633x) for $25, two 64GB SD (1000x) for $65 and many more. Some items are eligible for the “Buy more and save” quantity purchase discounts (buy 2 or 3 or more of the same item and pay a slightly lower per item price).
Speaking of Adorama, they continue the $15 with free shipping offer on the Manfrotto MMC3-01 Compact Monopod.
IF you like doing mail-in rebates (amount returned via prepaid gift cards, not checks), you can get this HP 10″ laptop sleeve for FREE after a $10 mail-in rebate, and this Wacom CS150K Bamboo Stylus Duo Pen (mobile devices, not graphics tablets) for $1 after a $10 mail-in rebate. MIR promotions expire 6/12/15. The MIRs are specific to Adorama, you cannot use these forms for other retailers.
Monopod time, Adorama is offering the Manfrotto MMC3-01 Compact Monopod for $15 with free shipping. You can buy as many as you like.
Speaking of camera holders with legs, two new punk-themed 3 Legged Thing tripods are now in-stock and ready to ship (free expedited shipping) at Adorama. The 3 Legged Thing Evolution 3 Punks Vyv 5-Section Alloy Tripod with Airhed Mohawk Ballhead (44lbs Maximum Capacity, 55.5″ Maximum Height) goes for $200 while the 3 Legged Thing Evolution 3 Punks Rick 5-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod and Airhed Mohawk Ballhead (44lbs Maximum Capacity, 58.9″ Maximum Height). Johnny Rotten not included!
This limited time offer ended…
If you like free shipping, for a limited time, the Ape Norazza TD140 52-inch lightweight Monopod with case is on sale for $10 with free shipping at Adorama.