60-Inch AmazonBasics Lightweight Tripod with Bag for $19

The new condition 60-Inch AmazonBasics Lightweight Tripod with Bag is on sale for the very specific price of $18.80 at Amazon by Amazon itself with up to three per customer at the sale price. HOWEVER, if you need two (or multiples of two), you are better off buying the two-pack on the same listing for $$29.75. Free shipping for Prime members or with $25+ orders for non-members. These average 4.5 out of 5 based on 6000+ customer reviews and they have over 1000 answered questions as well.

Speaking of AmazonBasics tripods, their AmazonBasics 63-Inch Lightweight Aluminum Travel Tripod/Monopod with Bag is on sale for the very specific price of $87.36 with free shipping with up to five per customer. It averages 4 out of 5 based on 14 customer reviews.

(ENDED) Lightning Deals: Mactrem MT21 Mini Tripod for $22, PT55 Travel Camera Tripod for $32

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PrimaPhoto Big Travel Kit Tripod for $50 w/free S&H

Colorful tripod action now. The new condition PrimaPhoto Big Travel Kit Tripod is on sale for $50 with free shipping at Adorama in the red (aforelinked) and silver color schemes. The other two colors are not on sale.

For more Adorama action, check their CES 2018 Pre-Ordering page

Now shipping: Manfrotto Element Traveller 5-Section Big Carbon Fiber Tripod with Ball Head

The brand new Manfrotto Element Traveller 5-Section Big Carbon Fiber Tripod with Ball Head (65″, 18 lbs capacity) is now in-stock and shipping for $230 with free expedited shipping at Adorama

Meanwhile the Manfrotto Element Traveller 5-Section Small Carbon Fiber Tripod with Ball Head (56″, 9 lbs capacity) is available for pre-ordering for $200 with free expedited shipping also at Adorama.

Manfrotto 509HD Video Head with 545B Tripod Legs, Mid-Spreader and Padded Bag for $1180

On the high end of Manfrotto, Adorama is offering the new condition Manfrotto 509HD Video Head with 545B Tripod Legs, Mid-Spreader and Padded Bag for $1180 with free expedited shipping and handling for a limited time.

Speaking of Adorama, they are also offering the new condition Bose Solo 15 Series II TV Sound System for $299 with free shipping and $15~ promotional rewards.

Benro C1573FS2 Video Head and CF Flip Lock Legs for $199

The new condition Benro C1573FS2 Video Head and CF Flip Lock Legs is currently on sale for $199 with free shipping at Adorama or if you have Amazon Gift cards, you can also get it by Adorama thru Amazon.

(ENDED) Tripods and Stabilizers in B&H 2-Day Sale: $8 to $699: Joby, Manfrotto, D&S, Feiyu, E-Image, Steadicam,

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Two 60-inch AmazonBasics Tripods with Bag for $26 total w/FS

If you need two tripods, or need to buy more tripods in multiples of two, Amazon is offering a 2-Pack of 60-inch AmazonBasics Tripods with Bag for $26 total with free shipping for all. That’s $13 per tripod. One goes for $23.48, so it’s almost a two for one. They average 4.5 out of 5 based on 5880+ customer reviews and they have over 1000 questions answered, so they are thoroughly vetted by the interwebs.

This model should not be confused with the 50-inch model with bag which goes for $13, also on sale.

Speaking of AmazonBasics, their 67-inch Monopod goes for the very specific price of $12.67 with free shipping for Prime members or with a $25+ order as usual.

Limit five of each of the ones mentioned above per shopping cart.

(ENDED) Monday: Oben AC-1441 4-Section Aluminum Tripod with BA-111 Ball Head for $80 w/free S&H

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Tripod Sale at B&H Photo (94 options)

It’s tripod time at B&H Photo! A total of 94 Tripods are participating in a B&H sale that features models from Manfrotto, Benro, Induro, Oben, Mefoto and Sirui. Some of these options have mail-in rebates, others do not; check each individual listing for details.

Benro C373F 3-Section Carbon Fiber Video Tripod with S7 Head for $300 + S&H

Tripod time now of the more serious kind! Good until 12/18/17 PM (or earlier if sold out), Adorama is offering the new condition Benro C373F 3-Section Carbon Fiber Video Tripod with S7 Head, 15.4lbs Maximum Capacity, 63.58″ Maximum Height for $300 plus shipping (should be under $20 for most continental US zipcodes). The price before the sale is $450.

Speaking of more advanced/expensive tripods, the new condition Sachtler Ace XL Tripod System with CF Legs and Ground Spreader is on sale for $899 with free expedited shipping and 10% promotional rewards (that’s $90~ to be spent in future purchases at Adorama).

Adorama Day of Deals #2: TRIPODS (380+ options)

Day #2 of the Adorama Day of Deals promotion is a big Tripod Sale with over 380 options participating. Lots of tripods (obviously), along with various tripod accessories, and some monopods in the mix as well. You can use the left-hand side of their website (page down below the featured products at the top) to filter by manufacturer, price range, product category and more!

Oben AT-3565 Folding Aluminum Travel Tripod with BC-217T Ball Head for $120

The new condition Oben AT-3565 Folding Aluminum Travel Tripod with BC-217T Ball Head is now on sale for $120 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo…

Speaking of accessories, they have a Video Accessories Sale running for the next four days…

Vanguard Abeo Pro 283AGH Aluminum Tripod with GH-300T Grip Head for $200

Also part of the limited time B&H Photo Accessories sale there are a couple of tripods, with free shipping:

+ Vanguard Abeo Pro 283AGH Aluminum Tripod with GH-300T Grip Head for $200

+ Benro FTA28CC Travel Angel Series 2 Carbon Fiber Tripod for $230

Manfrotto NX Shoulder Bag + Manfrotto PIXI Aluminum Mini Tripod for $20 w/free S&H

Doorbuster time at Adorama! They are offering two Manfrotto items for $20 with free shipping. No coupon, no rebate, no minimum purchase required. It is the Manfrotto NX Shoulder Bag + Manfrotto PIXI Aluminum Mini Tripod. This is a pretty good deal since each one often goes for that price on its own.

For more action, check the Adorama Cyber Monday II sale.

Still Good: Buy select Manfrotto Bags, Get FREE Monopod or GorillaPod or Pixi Tripod

This offer continues! Adorama is running a nice Manfrotto promotion that gets you a FREE item depending on which Manfrotto products you buy! All the offers are nicely organized at the aforelinked page. Here’s a summary:

+ FREE Manfrotto MM290C4US 290 Carbon Fiber Monopod when you buy one of 11 eligible Manfrotto bags

+ FREE Joby GorillaPod SLR-Zoom Mini Tabletop Tripod + Ballhead when you buy one of a dozen eligible Manfrotto bags

+ FREE Manfrotto Pixi 5.3″ Mini Tripod when you buy one of 20+ eligible Manfrotto bags

+ the freebie is determined by which product you buy as seen on the promotional page. You don’t have a choice from the freebies.

HOW TO GET THE MANFROTTO FREEBIE

You don’t have to do anything to get the freebie (other than buy the qualifying product). No coupon, no rebate, no shopping cart gymnastics. Eligible items mention this promotion on their product page. For example, here’s the product page for the Manfrotto Pro Light 3N1-36 Backpack with 3-Way Wear. You see the offer mentioned (screenshot below). Just add the bag to the shopping cart and the free item will be included automatically while this promotion is running. If you don’t see it, it means the promotion expired or there’s something wrong.

Oben CT-2491 Carbon Fiber Tripod for $300

And now a stabilizer-y thing, in this case, something human photographers call a tripod. The new condition Oben CT-2491 Carbon Fiber Tripod is on sale for a limited time for $300 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo which has a very loaded Thursday Daily Deals

Prima Photo Small Travel Tripod for $70 w/free S&H

The Search Box at the top of the blog is now very functional, so that’s another way for you to check for things if you don’t want to go into Pages #2, #3, #4, etc. Whatever WordPress did since the last time I checked, their search engine improved considerably! It’s not shaky at all. As if it is standing on a tripod…

… which brings us to the new condition Prima Photo Small Travel Tripod in the red or black color scheme, on sale for $70 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.

Manfrotto 190Go! Aluminum Tripod Kit with Ball Head for $160

The clock is ticking! I can’t post them all! But I’ll post as many as I can 🙂 Thankfully this offer runs until 11/30/17, so you have plenty of time to ponder. It is at B&H Photo with free expedited shipping, the new condition Manfrotto 190Go! Aluminum Tripod Kit with Ball Head for $160! No coupons, no rebates, just add to cart and proceed.

Manfrotto MTPIXI-B PIXI Mini Tripod for $18 w/FS

A tradition unlike any other. No, not the Masters on CBS, but the return of the holiday shopping season sale of the Manfrotto MTPIXI-B PIXI Mini Tripod 🙂 It is currently in synchronized price swimming for $17.61 with free shipping for all at Adorama and B&H Photo. The usual free shipping terms apply at Amazon by Amazon itself (Prime or $25+ order).

3 Legged Thing Punks Tripods for $140 w/slow ship

For the next couple of days, the online shopping club that is MassDrop.com is offering the new condition 3 Legged Thing Punks Tripods for $140 with free shipping and handling. These will ship in late December 2017 and all sales are final. There are a couple of optional add-ons in the shopping cart that cost more. It is free to join/sign-up, that’s how you can see the price and more details.

Sirui 1 5-Section Alum Tripod w/Ball Head & Det Mono for $80

More tripod sales! The new condition Sirui 1 Series A-1005 5-Section Aluminum Tripod with Y-Series Y-10 Ball Head and Detachable Monopod Leg (22 lbs Capacity, 42″ Maximum Height) is on sale as another Cyber Monday offer for $80 with free shipping at Adorama.

For more action at AdoRama, check their various Cyber Monday offerings.

(ENDED) Oben AC-1451 4-Section Aluminum Tripod with PD-117 Pan/Tilt Head for $80

This 3-hour flash sale expired…

This is a 3-hour flash sale at the B&H Photo Daily Deals, the new condition Oben AC-1451 4-Section Aluminum Tripod with PD-117 Pan/Tilt Head is on sale for $80 with free shipping until 12pm ET or earlier if sold out. The price before the sale was $160.

Manfrotto MVH502AH Fluid Video Head with MT055XPRO3 Aluminum 3-Section Tripod for $250

The new condition Manfrotto MVH502AH Fluid Video Head with MT055XPRO3 Aluminum 3-Section Tripod is a Black Friday sale at Adorama going for $250 with free shipping and handling! No coupon, no rebate, it’s an old fashioned sale!

Vanguard Aluminum Tripod Sale (7 options, $110 to $180)

Adorama is having an instant savings sale on Vanguard Aluminum Tripods with seven models participating, with prices ranging from $110 to $180. They are part of the 235, 263, and 264 lines.

Meanwhile the Manfrotto Stile Veloce V Backpack, model MBSB390-5BB, is on sale for $60 with free shipping.

Manfrotto BeFree Live Video Kit with Tripod and Fluid Head for $129 after $60 MIR

If you are not afraid of mail-in rebates, Adorama is offering the new condition Manfrotto BeFree Live Video Kit with Tripod and Fluid Head (includes Case) for $129~ after a $60 mail-in rebate (MIR).

CORRECTION: I am failing math, it is a $60 mail-in rebate 🙂

PS: I forgot to mention, we are just one week away from Black Friday, and if the past is any indication, the madness will be in full force before the day is done today 🙂

Tripods: Vanguard 264AB-100 for $170, Manfortto 190Go! for $190

A new 2-Day Sale at Adorama features a couple of name brand tripods with free shipping as follows:

+ Vanguard 264AB-100 4-Section Aluminum Alloy Alta Pro 264-AT Tripod Legs with SBH-100 QR Ballhead, Maximum Height 64″, Supports 15.4 lbs for $170

+ Manfrotto 190Go! 4-Section Aluminum Tripod Kit with Center Ball Head, 61.4″ Max Height for $190

+ no coupons, no rebates, just add to cart and proceed to checkout

Dolica LA600 Pro 60-Inch Aluminum Alloy Traveler Edition Tripod for $40 w/free S&H

As of 11/16/17 AM recheck, this sold out…

Dolica has opened their own modest Amazon store (some but not all of the items fulfilled by Amazon (Prime eligible)) and among those offers is their new condition Dolica LA600 Pro 60-Inch Aluminum Alloy Traveler Edition Tripod going for $40 with free shipping for all.

(ENDED) 62-Inch Dolica Proline Tripod and Ball Head (AX620B100) for $30 w/free S&H

As of a 11/12/17 AM re-check, the sale is over…

Back to Amazon after a mini 11/11 excursion. The new condition 62-Inch Dolica Proline Tripod and Ball Head, model AX620B100, is currently on sale for $30 with free shipping, sold and shipped by Amazon itself. Limit one per customer. This is not a lightning deal. The reviews are mixed together with the 60-inch model.

PrimaPhoto Big Travel Kit Tripod for $50 w/free S&H

Adorama launched another limited time doorbuster, it is the new condition PrimaPhoto Big Travel Kit Tripod offered for $50 with free shipping. No coupons, no rebates, just add to cart and proceed.

For more Adorama action, check their:
+ Overstock Sale (over 7800 items)

+ CLEARANCE sale on USED items (15000+ items)

+ Open Box sale (over 9100 options)

+ the 100 Year Nikon Anniversary items

(ENDED) Oben CC-2481L 4-Section Carbon Fiber Lateral Tripod for $220

This Wednesday flash sale expired…

The current Flash deal at B&H Photo is the new condition Oben CC-2481L 4-Section Carbon Fiber Lateral Tripod offered for $220 with free expedited shipping until 7pm ET (or earlier if sold out). The price before the sale began was $500.

(ENDED) 55-inch Sunpak 5555DLX Tripod for $10 w/free S&H [limit 3]

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B&H Stabilizery Things Sale: Vanguard, iKan, E-Image, Sunpak, Etc

This is a round-up of Tripods and other Stabilizer-y things currently on sale at B&H Photo:

+ Vanguard ALTA PRO 263AT ALUMINUM TRIPOD LEGS for $120

+ Vanguard ALUMINUM TRIPOD WITH PH-32 for $160

+ E-Image 2-Stage Carbon Fiber Tripod with 75mm Bowl for $400

+ Sunpak TravelLite 60 Reverse-Folding Tripod for $70

+ ikan Flyweight Camcorder Shoulder Rig for $329

+ all the above offers get free shipping, so I’m not mentioning it individually to make them more readable/skimable

Slik Lite CF-522 Carbon Fiber Tripod for $100 after $100 MIR (prepaid GC)

The Slik Lite CF-522 Carbon Fiber Tripod was on sale last week for $150 at Adorama. The bad news is that the price has now increased to $200. The good news is that this tripod has a $100 mail-in rebate on it, making it $100 after the $100 mail-in rebate.

The PDF link of the rebate form can be found at the product page. Per the PDF file, it runs for the whole month of November 2017, and it is maximum two per household for this promotional period. The $100 will be a prepaid VISA or Mastercard gift card.

The link to the PDF file is really small, here’s a screenshot highlighting it:

This is a five leg carbon fiber tripod. Per the PDF, the rebate only works for this specific model, and this rebate form is specific to Adorama, not other retailers.

Pre-order new Manfrotto Nitrotech N12 [also: new arrivals from Flashpoint, Glow, 3Pod, Orlit]

Nitro is not just the trending cold brew coffee at Starbucks. It’s also trending at Manfrotto, their new line-up of Manfrotto Nitrotech tripod-alia is now available for pre-ordering at Adorama. The N12 head goes for $600, while the three tripod bundles range from $1100 to $1480.

These are not the only new arrivals at Adorama, they also have new lightning products from Flashpoint, Glow and 3Pod. The 3Pod ball heads range from $20 to $50, the Glow reflectors range from $40 to $80, while the Flashpoint Rapid Monolights range from $550 to $800, while the Orlit Roverlights range from $560 to $620.

Manfrotto 5-Section Compact Action Aluminum Tripod for $59

A storm of price-matches! The new condition Manfrotto 5-Section Compact Action Aluminum Tripod in the black color scheme, model MKCOMPACTACN-BK, is on sale and price-matched to the very specific price of $58.88 with free shipping at Amazon by Amazon itself (limit 5) and Adorama and B&H Photo.

PS: I don’t know who “started it”. That’s for the Deal Historians to figure out 🙂

Free Manfrotto or Vanguard Tripods with select Canon L-series Lenses

Among the Adorama Photo Plus specials are a handful of offers that get you FREE Vanguard or Manfrotto lenses with the purchase of select Canon SLR lenses as follows:

FREE Manfrotto MT055XPRO3 Aluminum Tripod
+ with Canon EF 24-70mm f2.8L II USM for $1700
+ with Canon EF 85mm f1.2L II USM fro $1849

FREE Vanguard 264AB-100 Tripod
+ with Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM for $1912
+ with Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L II USM IS for $2012

(ENDED) Thursday: Davis & Sanford Tripods ($37 to $75; three options)

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Slik Lite CF-522 Carbon Fiber Tripod for $150

A sliky smooth tripod sale at Adorama now, they are offering the new condition Slik Lite CF-522 Carbon Fiber Tripod with Removable LED Flashlight for $150 with free shipping as a limited time sale.

For more action, check the latest Adorama Tripods and Lenses sale, which, as the name suggests, focuses on tripods and lenses.

Tripod Sale: D&S Explorer $25, 3Pod V3AH $80, Manfro BeFree $238

A Trio of Tripods (is this the first time I’ve used this phrase???) is included in the Adorama 48 hour sale with free shipping for each one of them, posted in ascending price order:

+ Davis & Sanford Explorer Tripod with 3-Way Fluid Effect Pan & Tilt Head, Quick Release & Carrying Case for $25~

+ 3Pod V3AH Video Tripod System Anodized Aluminum with 2-way Fluid Head & Quick-Release Plate for $80~

+ Manfrotto BeFree Live Video Kit with Tripod and Fluid Head, Includes Case for $238~

(ENDED) Mactrem PT55 Travel Camera Tripod Lightweight Aluminum for $36 to $38 [four color options]

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Benro BV-series aluminum sale ($699 to $899)

Three models in the Benro BV-series of aluminum tripods are on sale for a limited time at B&H Photo with prices ranging from $699 to $899. Two are leg kits (BV8, BV10), while the more expensive includes a ball head.

For more sales, now that B&H is back after the Sukkot holiday, check their Featured Sales. Any previously placed orders should be getting processed and on their way to you by now.

Used Manfrotto MH054M0-Q6 054 Magnesium Ball Head with Q6 Top Lock Quick Release for $100

The Manfrotto MH054M0-Q6 054 Magnesium Ball Head with Q6 Top Lock Quick Release goes for $200 in new condition at various places (eg Adorama) but if you are comfortable with USED…

… then to Amazon Warehouse Deals we go where you can get it in “Used – Good condition” (cosmetic imperfections; damaged original packaging) for the very specific price of $99.64 with free shipping, sold by Amazon Warehouse Deals itself.

Cullmann Primax 380 Tripod with 3 Way Quick-Release Head for $20 + Shipping [under $10 for most]

Among the latest October Featured items at Adorama they have a bit of a doorbuster on a Cullmann tripod. The new condition Cullmann Primax 380 Tripod with 3 Way Quick-Release Head is on sale for $20 plus mandatory shipping which is under $10 for most zipcodes for the standard shipping options. About $5 more for UPS 3-day.

Even with shipping added, it still handily defeats the B&H Photo sale price of $40 with free shipping.

This is not a desktop tripod. It has a maximum height of 62~ inches (minimum height 24~ inches) and can take up to 7.7 lbs of load.

FotoPro S3 Patriot Tripod with Ballhead for $30 w/free S&H

Back to the Adorama Warehouse Clearance Sale, this looks smaller than it is because of the cropped picture, per the specs its height is 18.5 to 50 inches, it is the new condition FotoPro S3 Patriot Tripod with Ballhead (in a Red, White, and Blue color scheme) going for $30 with free shipping. No coupon, no rebate, no minimum purchase required. Add to cart and proceed to checkout.

Also part of that sale is the new condition Acer B346C 34″ Ultra-Wide Full HD IPS LED Professional Monitor (2560×1080, 100% sRGB, HDMI, DP, DVI, USB hub, IPS, Built-In Speakers) going for $300 with free shipping. No coupon, no rebate, just add to cart and proceed.

Dolica GX650B204 Proline GX Series 65 inch Aluminum Tripod and Ball Head Combo for $58 after coupon

Amazon has different kinds of coupons. They have classic coupons that you have to type in the shopping cart, but they also have CLIP-ON COUPONS. You don’t have to type these, you simply click to virtually clip the coupons. This adds the coupon to your Amazon account, so if or when you buy an eligible product, while the coupon promotion is running, you will automatically get the discount.

One of the items that currently has a clip-on coupon is the Dolica GX650B204 Proline GX Series 65 inch Aluminum Tripod and Ball Head Combo. It goes for the very specific price of $62.55. After the $5 off clip-on coupon, it drops to $57.55 with free shipping.

The tripod goes for $55 at Adorama, however, Adorama has mandatory shipping that starts at $9~, so unless you have a way to get free shipping at Adorama, the total price is higher.

(ENDED) Used Dracast DR-DVT17A Tripod for $78

As of a 9/21/17 AM re-check, this is sold out in USED condition…

We start with the Planet of the Tripods! The Dracast DR-DVT17A tripod is available in “Used – Like New” condition for $78~ with free shipping by Amazon Warehouse Deals itself. It goes for $200 in new condition at Amazon’s. It has no customer reviews.

(ENDED) Manfrotto 290 Tripod for9 $100, Etc

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Slik Lite CF-522 Carbon Fiber Tripod with Removable LED Flashlight for $170

Doorbusterama returns with a new limited time offer running until 9/20/17 (or earlier if sold out). You can get the new condition Slik Lite CF-522 Carbon Fiber Tripod with Removable LED Flashlight for $170 with free shipping from Adorama.

For more Adorama action, check their:
+ Camera Bag sale (230 options)
+ New Releases and New Pre-orders page

Tripod Sale at Adorama: Studio, Travel, Compact, Table Top, Video [50 options, $25 to $2000]

Adorama has just started a big sale on tripods of different sizes and different types as follows:

+ Studio Tripods, ten options, $300 to $1180

+ Travel Tripods, ten options, $90 to $470

+ Compact Tripods, ten options, $40 to $446

+ Video Tripods, ten options, $249 to $2000

+ TableTop Tripods, ten options, $25 to $299

+ participating brands include Schatler, Cartoni, Joby, Induro, Vanguard, Manfrotto, Silk, Benro, FLM, D&S, MeFOTO, 3LT, Gitzo, Feisol, and many more