(ENDED) Canon SX610 HS superzoom for $185

This daily deal expired… The Canon SX610 HS superzoom (18x optical, Wifi) is on sale in the black color scheme, in new condition for $180 plus $5 flat shipping with a limit of three per customer as one of the Woot Daily Deals, good until 1am ET on Sunday or earlier if sold out.

Nikon Coolpix B500 Superzoom (40x optical) with Extras and Corel for $257

Zoom-zoom now with one of the most recent models, the Nikon Coolpix B500 with a 40x optical zoom is currently on sale for $257 at authorized dealers, but Adorama is selling it at the same price with a handful of free items: Lowepro Edit 110 bag, 16GB Delkin SDHC card, 4pk Duracell Coppertop AA batteries, ProOptic cleaning kit, tiny tabletop tripod, and the Corel software kit (which includes AfterShot and PSP).

Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 (GC200; 21x optical; Android) for $295

To the galaxy of eBay Deals we return, where the legendary Legend Micro store (I can’t help all these bad puns) is offering the manufacturer refurbished Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 (GC200) Android camera with 21x optical zoom for $295 with free shipping and a 90 day warranty.

Canon SX610 HS superzoom for $199

Back to the eBay Deals we geaux, where eBay seller “TheDigitalGuy” (99.3%, ships from New York) with the authorized Canon dealer logo next to its name, is offering the new condition Canon Powershox SX610 HS superzoom (black, 18x optical) for $199 with free shipping. There are many and more superzooms in the market, picking one, especially if you don’t have strict prerequisites can be a choice-overload type of an experience.

(ENDED) Refurbished Fuji X-T1 w/18-55 for $805 (S9950W superzoom for $155)

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Panasonic ZS45 travel-zoom for $169

There are many options in superzooms, even if you filter down to the compact/travel zooms category. One of these options is the Panasonic ZS45 (20x optical) currently on sale for $169 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.

PS: there’s also a used deal for this right above this post.

(SOLD OUT) Used Panasonic ZS45 travel-zoom for $69 + S&H

As of 6/28/16, this got sold out…

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(ENDED) Refurbished Panasonic ZS40 compact-zoom for $155

This Groupon offer sold out…

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Panasonic ZS100 with $50 Gift Card for $700

The Panasonic ZS100 compact-travel-zoom goes for $700 at authorized dealers but they are allowed to bundle freebies, and Adorama is bundling it with a $50 Adorama Gift Certificate… Optionally you can triple the original manufacturer warranty via a mail-in rebate to Panasonic…

Fuji S8600 superzoom (36x optical) for $110

Another one of the Street Fair specials, the Fuji S8600 superzoom (36x optical) is on sale for $110 with free shipping and $4.40 in promotional rewards at Adorama.

Still Good: refurb Panasonic ZS35 Travel-Zoom for $84

This fell off the front page, but it is still good in case you missed it… To the eBay Deals we return where Adorama’s eBay Store is offering the manufacturer refurbished with a 90 day Panasonic warranty, in black or white, Panasonic ZS35 travel-zoom with a 16GB SD card and case for $84 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer.

(ENDED) Refurbished Nikon Coolpix S7000 (20x optical) for $99 [ends Wedn 6:14pm ET]

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(ENDED) Wednesday Lightning Deals: refurb Nikon Coolpix S7000

These lighting deals expired… For future ones in the future, check the Amazon Gold Box and Camera & Photo page

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Refurbished Panasonic ZS35 Travel-Zoom for $84

To the eBay Deals we return where Adorama’s eBay Store is offering the manufacturer refurbished with a 90 day Panasonic warranty, in black or white, Panasonic ZS35 travel-zoom with a 16GB SD card for $84 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer.

Various Tech Deals continue (the Refurbished Nikon Coolipx L840 (38x option) for $139 ENDED)

UPDATE 5/26/16: This L840 offer expired, but the rest of the items from the the eBay Deals Top 100 continue…

Not only did we forget about Dre, we also forgot about the eBay Deals Top 100 where BuyDig’s eBay store is offering the manufacturer refurbished Nikon Coolpix L840 compact-zoom (38x optical, four AA) offered for $139 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer. It comes with a 90 day Nikon USA warranty.

If you like to buy photography or camera books, especially ones that rarely get discounted, one way around it is to find a gift card at a discount. Which brings us to this plastic gift card delivered for free by mail, Pay $88, Get $100 Barnes and Noble Gift Card with free shipping to your front door. Limit three per customer.

While there, there’s also a plastic gift card by mail promotion, of interest if you use the CVS photo services mayhaps, Pay $88, Get $100 CVS Gift Card with free shipping to your front door. Limit three per customer.

But wait there’s more! Here’s some other potentially interesting six degrees of separation items:

+ Google Chromecast Audio (latest model) for $30 with free shipping by Google’s own eBay store (yes, they have an eBay store now, launched a few days ago) ~ limit 5 per customer
+ NOTE: the other one sold out but the Audio version continues

+ 2TB Seagate Expansion Portable External Hard Drive USB 3.0 Model STEA2000400 for $73 with free shipping by NewEgg’s eBay store (limit 5)

+ 28″ Dell S2817Q UHD LED 4K Monitor, 3840 x 2160, for $400 w/free S&H by Adorama’s eBay store (limit 5)

+ DJI Phantom 3 Standard with 2.7K Camera and 3-Axis Gimbal CP.PT.000168 for $399 with free shipping (limit 5) by Cookie Electronics

Fuji S9900W (50x optical) superzoom for $170

Picking a superzoom digital camera is no easy task if you do not like to swim in a flotilla of choices. Among the newest choices is the Fuji S9900W (50x optical), currently on sale for $170 with free shipping and $6.80 in promotional rewards (to be used on future purchases) at Adorama. Offer ends 6/1/16.

(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.

In-stock with small discount: Nikon B500 40x superzoom for $291

The new Nikon B500 superzoom (40x optical), a rebooting of the old L-series naming scheme, is now in-stock and ready to ship and at the same time it has its first itty bitty discount, you can get it for $292~ by Amazon itself and $291~ by Kellards through the Amazon website (look on the sidebar under “Other Sellers”).

Pre-order Canon SX620 HS 25x Superzoom for $279

We now have a trio of Canon pre-order posts, starting with a new Canon compact-zoom digital cameras, the SX620 HS with a 25x optical zoom lens, available in three different colors (black, red, white) with a pre-order price of $279 at Adorama and B&H Photo and Amazon itself.

Panasonic ZS60 or ZS100 with Extra Battery & Charger and $30 Gift Certificate

For the Panasonic ZS60 and ZS100 compact-zooms, Adorama has bundles that include a free Panasonic Travel Bundle (extra charger, extra batter) and a $30 Adorama gift certificate, while going for the same price ($450 for ZS60, $700 for the ZS100) without the freebies. You also have another freebie option: some kits get a $30 Adorama gift certificate while others get a bundle of (addition to the battery/charger) free accessories (Corel software, 16GB card, small gripper tripod, cleaning kit, bag, memory card wallet). Peruse the listings to find the combinations that may be of interest to you.

(ENDED) Tue: Refurbished Nikon L840 (38x optical, AA) for $130

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Panasonic ZS50 travel-zoom for $300

Zoom-zoom, the black color option of the Panasonic ZS50 travel-zoom (30x optical) is offered for $298 with free shipping and 4% promotional rewards (around $12) at B&H Photo and for $300 without rewards at Groupon Goods.

Panasonic ZS100 Silver drops to $593

Zoom-zoom the whole world begins to zoom as the silver color scheme of the Panasonic ZS100 superzoom with RAW is down to $593 with free shipping instead of its usual price of $700 at Amazon by Amazon herself. This is not part of the lightning deals, so it could last somewhere between nanoseconds and eternity (in other words, I don’t know when the price will change ~ or if it will change).

Refurb Fuji XP80 for $90, refurb Instax Mini 8 for $50, new Canon SX530 HS for $190

Among the longer non-daily deals at Woot, there is a mini camera sale good until 4/28/16 at 12am central featuring three models:

+ new condition Canon SX530 HS superzoom for $190
+ refurbished yellow Fuji XP80 waterproof for $90
+ refurbished white Fuji Instax Mini 8 instant camera for $50

The limit is three of each camera per customer. Shipping is $5 flat for everything you buy from Woot in April 2016, so if you already bought something, you won’t pay shipping again in April 2016. This may be an experiment to try a monthly/annual membership or a competitive counter to the $5 per month Meh.com MVP plan (they funnily call is VMP rather ironically!).

(ENDED) Friday at Best Buy: Lowepro UR 250 for $40, refurb Nikon L840 for $150

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Refurbished Nikon S7000 (20x optical, Wifi) for $123

Another compact zoom sale, the black Nikon Coolpix S7000 (20x optical, Wifi) is available in certified refurbished condition with a 90 day warranty for $123 with free shipping by Beach Camera thru Amazon. The new condition price at authorized dealers is $200 with free accessories (eg Adorama).

This ships from a Beach Camera facility, but if you are a Prime member, you still get free Prime shipping. This is because of a recent expansion of the Prime program benefits where some retailers for some products (such as Beach Camera and recently Adorama) also offer fast shipping for Prime members. The downside of this is that you have to pay even more attention to the product listings to notice all these distinctions. Annotated screenshot crop below highlighting the points to look at:

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Refurbished Nikon Coolpix S9600 (12x) for $90

You can even get a compact superzoom for under $100 these days. The black Nikon Coolpix S9600 (12x optical, LiIon) is available in manufacturer refurbished condition with a 90 day Nikon USA warranty for $90 with free shipping at Adorama as one of their 37 refurbished Nikons sale.

Costco: Panasonic ZS40 with card and case for $200 (or $210 for non-members)

The Costco website is offering the Panasonic ZS40 travel zoom along with a case and 16GB memory card for $200 for Costco members or $200 plus 5% surcharge for non-Costco members (= $210).

Refurbished Nikon S9600 (12x optical) for $90

Not only can you get a superzoom for $100 these days, but one with Wifi and NFC too! Adorama is offering the manufacturer refurbished Nikon Coolpix S6900 CompactZoom (12x optical) with a 90 day Nikon USA warranty for $90 with free shipping… This is one of their 4200+ Spring Clearance Items

Fujifilm S9900W Superzoom (50x) for $170

Spring is zooming in the air, and so is the Fujifilm FinePix S9900W superzoom (50x optical) on sale for $170 with free shipping and $6.80 in promotional rewards at Adorama. This is part of their Spring Madness Sale.

Costco Members Only: Sony HX400 with Extras for $380

Costco members only (restricted to members, you can’t get it with the usual 5% surcharge if you are not a member) can get the Sony Cybershot HX400 superzoom (50x optical) along with a 32GB Sony SDHC card and carrying case for $380 with free shipping. Limit three per member. This offer is included in today’s Costco email newsletter.

Fuji S8600 superzoom (36x) for $115

Fuji makes many and more S-series superzooms, and one of them is on sale, the S8600 (36x optical) goes for $115 with free shipping and 4% promotional rewards ($4.60~) at Adorama as one of their St. Patrick’s Day specials.

Refurbished Nikon Coolpix S9700 (30x optical) for $145

Adorama launched a flash sale, it is the manufacturer refurbished Nikon Coolpix S9700 (30x optical zoom) going for $145 with free shipping and a 90 day Nikon USA warranty and $3~ promotional rewards.

Pre-order new Sony HX80 compact-zoom (30x) for $348

There is a new Cybershot 30x optical zoom compact-zoom in the Sony line-up, it is the HX80, with an 18mp BSI CMOS sensor and it is available for pre-order for $348 at B&H Photo. There are many and more superzooms out there, figuring out which one to get is no easy task 🙂

Refurbished Nikon P100 superzoom for $130

Zoom-zoom, the refurbished Nikon Coolpix P100 superzoom (26x optical) with a 90-day Nikon USA warranty is on sale for $130 with free shipping at Adorama. This is part of a sale of 70+ refurbished items (mostly Nikon).

Refurbished Canons w/1yr warranty: SX 520 HS for $90, N for $90, G16 for $280, G1X II w/extras for $550

On a more serious note, in addition to the previously mentioned Black Friday countdown clock, the Canon USA store has a sale on 19 refurbished Canon Powershot digital cameras. This goes from a $30 A-series to a $550 G series (G1X II). All the ones at the aforelinked page are refurbished with a 1-year Canon warranty.

About half of them are currently out of stock, but in-stock is the SX520 HS superzoom for $90, the SX510 HS with a case for $100, the N square thang for $90, the SX700 HS for $140, the G16 rawsumer for $280, the G7 X for $480, and the aforementioned G1X II rawsumer for $550 (with free extra battery and 4GB SD card). All these are refurbished with a 1-year Canon warranty.

Pre-order new Nikon DL-Series of 1-inch Fixed Lens Cameras with RAW

Nikon is joining the party of larger than 1/1.x” sensor compacts with RAW with a new series of cameras, the DL-Series, with a 1-inch backlit CMOS sensor in each and everyone of the three of them. Interestingly though, the lens gives each camera its name, bringing back hazy flashbacks of the Ricoh GXR series 🙂 The lens is in the camera name, so here they are, available for pre-order:

+ DL 18-50mm f1.8-2.8 for $850 at Amazon by Amazon itself and Adorama and B&H Photo

+ DL 24-85mm f1.8-2.8 for $650 at Amazon by Amazon itself and Adorama and B&H Photo

+ DL 24-500mm f2.8-5.6 for $1000 at Amazon by Amazon itself and Adorama and B&H Photo

Pre-order new Nikon B700 (with RAW), B500, A900 Superzooms

Nikon has rebooted the naming scheme of their superzoom digital cameras, opting for a simpler A/B naming scheme. Today brought us three new 1/2.3″ BSI CMOS superzooms, the B700 with RAW and a 60x optical zoom lens, the B500 with a 40x optical zoom lens, and the A900 compact-zoom with a 35x optical zoom lens. They are available for pre-order as follows:

+ B700 for $500 at B&H Photo and Adorama and Amazon by Amazon itself

+ B500 for $300 at B&H Photo and Adorama and Amazon by Amazon itself

+ A900 for $400 at B&H Photo and Adorama and Amazon by Amazon itself

Refurbished Nikon Coolpix AW130 waterproof for $169 OR S6900 compact-zoom for $99

We are taking another break from the Pre-Orders Parade (many more to come still), with a series of refurbished Nikon Coolpix P&S digital cameras offered with a 90-day Nikon USA warranty from authorized dealer BuyDig’s eBay store as follows:

+ refurbished Coolpix AW130 waterproof in yellow for $169

+ refurbished Coolpix S6900 (12x optical; with case and 16GB card) for $99 OR add two to the shopping cart and save 10% off

+ these are among the 100+ refurbished Nikon camera gear eligible for the BuyDig “Buy 1 Get 1 at 10% off” promotion

(ENDED) Samsung WB380 compact-zoom (21x) + Extras for $130

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Nikon Coolpix L840 (38x optical) with Extras for $197

More superzoom action, the Nikon Coolpix L840 (38x optical, four AA) is now on sale for $197 with free shipping at authorized dealers but that’s not all. Adorama has two different bundles with free extra accessories: Bundle #1 includes a 16GB Toshiba SD card, an Adorama Slinger bag, and a cleaning kit… Bundle #2 includes a microfiber cleaning cloth, a portable bluetooth speaker (not related to the camera but it’s free and included) and $8~ promotional rewards…

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

Refurbished Nikon Coolpix P530 (42x) for $149

We now really zoom-zoom to the eBay Deals where the BuyDig eBay store (Beach/Buydig are authorized dealers) is offering the manufacturer refurbished Nikon Coolpix P530 superzoom (42x optical) with a 90-day Nikon USA warranty for $149 with free shipping, with a limit of five per customer.

Samsung WB350F Travel-Zoom (Wifi, NFC, 21x optical) for $140

More eBay Deals action this time it is the Roberts Imaging (Roberts Digital of the Great Midwest) eBay store that is offering the new condition Samsung WB350F (EC-WB350FBPBUS) compact travel-zoom with 21x optical zoom, Wifi and NFC, for $140 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer.

(ENDED) Refurbished Panasonic ZS40 travel-zoom for $145

This daily deal sold out before its 24 hours expired…

The Woot Sellout Daily Deal good until 1am ET on Tuesday (or earlier if sold out) is the refurbished Panasonic ZS40S (silver color scheme) travel-zoom, offered for $140 plus $5 flat shipping, with a limit of three cameras per customer and a 90 day Woot warranty.

Panasonic ZS10 slim-zoom (12x OIS) for $69

You can even get superzooms under $100, in new condition, and from authorized dealers these days. Case in point, the slim-zoom 12x optical zoom with OIS black Panasonic ZS10 is on sale for $69 with free shipping at B&H Photo.

Pre-order new Canon SX540 HS ($400) and SX420 IS ($300) superzooms [no RAW]

While the new Panasonic superzooms are coming with RAW out of the box, Canon’s CES 2016 camera were RAWless. They revealed new Elphs along with the two superzooms without RAW. They are:

+ SX540 HS (50x optical) for $400 at B&H Photo and Adorama and Amazon itself

+ SX420 IS (42x optical) for $300 at B&H Photo and Adorama and Amazon itself

+ in a digital world where naming consistency is a rarity, Canon continues to consistently uses “IS” for CCD-based Powershots and “HS” for CMOS-based Powershots

+ interesting new cameras announced at CES 2016 are being added to the Cameras of 2016 Reference page

Pre-order Panasonic ZS60 (1/2.x”, 30x, RAW) for $450

In a camera world full of 1/2.3″ fixed lens camera models, RAW can be a difference maker, assuming one understands that there’s only so much one can squeeze out of a 1/2.x” sensor and superzoom lens. Which brings us to the new brand new Panasonic ZS60 with a 1/2.3″ sensor and RAW and 30x optical zoom lens available in silver or black (but sadly no Raiders edition – maybe if they move to Los Angeles?) for pre-order for $450 at Amazon itself and Adorama and B&H Photo… This too has been added to the New Cameras of 2016 reference page

Pre-order Panasonic ZS100 for $700 (1″ MOS, 10x optical, RAW)

If you like the combination of a 10x zoom lens and a 1-inch sensor, Panasonic is giving you 700 reasons to consider it. The new Panasonic ZS100 has a 10x optical zoom lens (Leica branded as usual) with a 1″ MOS sensor and RAW as well. It is available for pre-order for $700 in either black or silver color options at B&H Photo and Adorama and Amazon itself.

Refurbished Nikon P610 (60x) superzoom for $255

We have two back to back superzooms. We start with a 60x optical zoom ratio, the Nikon Coolpix P610 is offered in manufacturer-refurbished condition with a 90 day Nikon USA warranty for $255 with free shipping at Adorama. The new condition price is $380 at authorized dealers.

Offer ends at 1/5/16 and it part of an on-going refurbished Nikon sale at Adorama.

To save up on blog-posts, I am mixing in a camera bag sale as well, also at Adorama, it is the Crumpler 3 Million Dollar Home Camera Bag for $15 with free shipping. NOTE: “3 million” is the camera bag’s name. You will not find $3 million in cash inside the bag 🙂