3 Legged Thing Albert Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod System with AirHed 360 Ball Head for $340

A new flash sale is up at Adorama, it is the new condition 3 Legged Thing Albert Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod System with AirHed 360 Ball Head for $340 with free shipping. This is a limited time offer (I do not know when it expires exactly).

For more Adorama action, check their:

+ Open Box offers (241 options)
+ Refurbished offers (100 options, many are Nikons)
+ Clearance of USED products (430+ options)
+ Overstock sale (over 7600 options)
+ Rebate Offers (over 350 options)
+ Special Offers (over 3000 options)

Prima Photo Big Travel Tripod for $90

Another one of the Featured Sales at B&H Photo is a sale on the silver or red color-schemes of the Prima Photo Big Travel Tripod for $90 with free shipping.

While we are on the topic of tripods, there’s a couple of others on sale as well:

+ Davis & Sanford ProVista 6510 Aluminum Tripod with V10 Fluid Head (65mm Bowl) for $90

+ LED Science Q-08 Professional Ball and Socket Head for $70

Adorama Prime Day Deals: B+W 77mm ND Filter for $17 w/FS, Manfrotto 190Go! for $200, Apples, Etc

Adorama is having their own Prime specials with the following products:

+ B + W 77mm #102 0.6 (4x) Neutral Density Glass Filter for $17 with free shipping

+ Manfrotto 190Go! 4-Section Aluminum Tripod Kit with Center Ball Head (61.4″ Max Height, Black) for $200 with free S&H

+ Apple 7.9″ iPad Mini 4 Wi-Fi 64GB, Gold for $329

+ Apple MacBook Pro 15″ with Touch Bar, i7 2.9GHz 512GB, 16GB, W/3 Yr Applecare for $2799

Speaking of Adorama, they have a 2-day Flashpoint Studio and Lightning Sale with around 50 items participating in the sale. This started yesterday but was lost in the home page with the Prime Day avalanche.

(ENDED) Monday: Davis & Sanford TR654C-36 Traverse Carbon Fiber Grounder Tripod With Ball Head for $100, Etc

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Pre-order new Gitzo 100 Year Anniversary Tripods

Nikon has launched their 100 Year Anniversary products but they are not the only ones celebrating 100 years. If you are a fan of Gitzo Tripods, they have in very limited quantities two new 100-Year Anniversary tripods. Just like the Nikon cameras, they are priced for collectors and hardcore fans in terms of pricing.

The Gitzo 100-Year Anniversary Edition Tripod with Ball Head goes for $1500, while the Gitzo 100-Year Anniversary Arsene Gitzhoven Edition Tripod with Ball Head goes for $3000. They are expected to ship in late October 2017.

The former can be purchased online, but the latter (the $3000 model) can only be ordered in-store or by calling B&H and it is not returnable and non-cancelable. The $1500 model is a regular internet purchase without the above restrictions.

Manfrotto MT055CXPRO4 Carbon Fiber Tripod for $339 after $100 MIR

If you are comfortable with mail-in rebates, the Manfrotto MT055CXPRO4 Carbon Fiber Tripod can be yours for $339 after a $100 mail-in rebate at B&H Photo with free expedited shipping. The mail-in rebate promotion expires 7/31/17… For more action, check the B&H Featured Sales

Cartoni D608 Delta Aluminum Tripod System for $3999 + S&H

We rarely mention any of the high-end tripod systems, but there’s a sale of one of them. B&H Photo is offering, for a limited time, the Cartoni D608 Delta Aluminum Tripod System for $3999 plus shipping.

One could buy 400 budget tripods for this price, this is obviously a niche within a niche type of a $product$ 🙂

Benro TAC008ABR0 Active Aluminum Tripod with BR0E Ball Head for $30 with free S&H

B&H Photo has a tripod doorbuster on sale for a limited time, it is the Benro TAC008ABR0 Active Aluminum Tripod with BR0E Ball Head going for $30 with free shipping. If your order total is $49+, you will get the faster “free expedited shipping”… For more action, check their latest Featured Sales… Meanwhile their Wednesday daily deals have all kinds of Yuneec drones on sale…

Pre-order new Sachtler Ace XL Fluid Head with Telescoping Tripod Legs (75mm Bowl)

On the high end of tripods, the brand new Sachtler Ace XL Fluid Head with Telescoping Tripod Legs (75mm Bowl) is available for pre-ordering for $1480 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.

Induro Carbon Fiber Tripod Sale (4 options, $412 to $562)

B&H Photo is having a limited time sale on select Induro Carbon Fiber Tripods with four models participating, with prices ranging from $412~ to $562~ with free shipping… For more action, check their latest Featured sales

Gitzo G-2272M Rationnelle Magnesium 3-Way Pan/Tilt Head with Quick Release for $200

Another limited time offer is running at B&H Photo, the new condition Gitzo G-2272M Rationnelle Magnesium 3-Way Pan/Tilt Head with Quick Release, model G2272M, is on sale for $200 with free expedited shipping as another one of the latest B&H Featured Sales. Expiration date is unspecified.

Prima Photo Big Travel Tripod for $70

Tripod action now at B&H Photo, they are offering the Prima Photo Big Travel Tripod in the red or silver color schemes for $70 with free shipping for a limited time… For more action, check their Featured Sales

Slik Pro II Tripod with Ball Head & Case for $70

The Slik Pro II Tripod with Ball Head & Case in the Gunmetal Finish is currently on sale for $70 with free expedited shipping at Adorama.

Speaking of leggy accessories, the Vanguard VEO CM-264 4 Section Carbon Fiber Monopod is on sale for $80 with free shipping.

For more action, check the Adorama Memorial Day Sale

Fry’s Promo Codes: Vanguard Veo 59″ 5-Section Tripod for $90

Good until Sunday night, the Fry’s Saturday e-mail promo codes that people subscribed to their e-mailing list receive, can get the Vanguard Veo 59″ 5 Section Tripod for $90. The price before the coupon is $150. Limit one per customer. You can get this in-store or online.

PS: you can subscribe at any time to their e-newsletters and get the unique personalized promo codes. You can also unsubscribe at any time.

Vanguard ABEO Pro 284ATB Aluminum Tripod with Ball Head for $200

The Vanguard ABEO Pro 284ATB Aluminum Tripod with Ball Head is on sale for a limited time for $200 with free standard shipping at B&H Photo as one of their many Mother’s Day specials that started going live yesterday [all the Saturday posts here].

Speaking of tripods, they are offering the MeFOTO BackPacker Travel Tripod (Yellow) for $99 with free expedited shipping as another limited time offer.

In other action, B&H Photo offers this year’s new iPad for $299 with free shipping in the 32GB Wifi-only model, with three colors available. This year’s model is a 9.7″ 2048 x 1536 with the Apple A9 and TouchID.

Speaking of Apple and B&H, they are offering the Apple 12″ MacBook (Early 2016, Rose Gold) for $1199 with free expedited shipping. This is model MMGL2LL/A, with Core m3, 8GB RAM, 2304 x 1440 12″ LED IPS, etc.

In-Stock Now: Manfrotto Nitrotech N8 Video Head (three options)

More in-stock action at Adorama, the Manfrotto Nitrotech N8 Video Head system now have three different options in-stock and shipping at Adorama. The Nitrotech N8 Video Head on its own goes for $500, while the bundle with the 546B Pro Tripod with Mid-Level Spreader goes for $950, and the bundle with the 535 Carbon Fiber Tripod goes for $1180.

On the other hand, if you prefer a Manfrotto appetizer, the MTPIXI-B PIXI Mini Tripod continues for $18~ (limit 10).

Manfrotto PIXI Mini Tripod for $18

It’s “Pixi” time again, the black color scheme of the new condition Manfrotto MTPIXI-B PIXI Mini Tripod is on sale for $18~ at Amazon by Amazon itself and at B&H Photo.

Neither offers unconditional free shipping. At Amazon, you either have to be a Prime member, or place a $35+ order. At B&H, you have to place a $49+ order.

(ENDED) Wednesday: Benro Tripods ($180 to $270; 4 options), Kensington, Etc

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(ENDED) Sunday: Prima Photo Travel 55.1″ Tripod for $70 or $80

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Slik PRO 500 BHX Tripod with PBH-525DS Ball Head for $90

In addition to the previously mentioned Monopod special, Adorama also has a tripod flash sale, the new condition Slik PRO 500 BHX Tripod with PBH-525DS Ball Head (8.8lbs Capacity, 65″ Maximum Height) is on sale for a limited time for $90 with free shipping.

In other Adorama action, check their April Sales and their NAB 2017 specials.

Speaking of which, for two days only, the this Dell XPS 27″ AiO computer (4K Ultra HD Touchscreen All-in-One Computer, Core i7-6700 3.4GHz, 16GB RAM, 2TB HDD, AMD R9 M485X 4GB GDDR5, Windows 10 Home) is on sale for $2000 with free shipping.

Miller Compass and Cineline sale (51 options)

More NAB 2017 action, this time at Adorama where they have a sale on Miller Compass and Cineline products. A total of 51 products are participating in this limited time promotion.

For more action, check the Adorama 48 Hour Sale.

Sunpak 6601UT Tripod with 3-Way Panhead, Bubble Level and Quick-Release for $25 w/FS

The Sunpak 6601UT 620-060 Tripod with 3-Way Panhead, Bubble Level and Quick-Release is on sale for the next few days for $25 with free shipping at NewEgg by NewEgg actual as one of their non-shellshocker daily deals. Free shipping is the key here.

But if you are planning to place a B&H Photo order of $49+, you can get this with free shipping, and the B&H Photo price is $21.54 with a free Sunpak medium tripod case included by B&H for free. If your B&H order total is under $49, you have to pay shipping for it, and tripods are too big for USPS First Class Mail or standard Priority Mail boxes 🙂

Manfrotto Befree One Aluminum Tripod for $100

To the Land of the Tripods we go with another Manfrotto offering, this one at Adorama, it is the Manfrotto Befree One Aluminum Ultra-Compact and Lightweight Tripod offered for $100 with free shipping in three color schemes, in the Gray color or the Red color or the Black color. This is a weekend sale (or earlier if sold out). The different colors can be handy if you want to separate their use (eg one color for outdoor use, one color for indoor use (eg schools or hospitals where you don’t want to bring in manure from the cow photography project), one color for in-house/in-studio work.

Also running at Adorama (until 4/27/17 or earlier if sold out) is a sale on the refurbished-by-Lenovo Lenovo Flex 4 15.6″ Signature Edition 2-in-1 laptop (1080p IPS Touchscreen, i7-7500U 2.7GHz, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, AMD Radeon R7 M460, Windows 10) for $639 with free expedited shipping. It comes with a 90-day Lenovo warranty. Trade-offs of flexibility and battery life as you get a Core U processor with SSD storage and dedicated graphics card.

Benro MIS28ABR0 iStudio Aluminum Monopod Kit with BR0 Ball Head for $20 with free S&H

B&H is back after the Holidays and to celebrate that, they have a mini e-doorbuster, the Benro MIS28ABR0 iStudio Aluminum Monopod Kit with BR0 Ball Head goes for $20 with free shipping. The free shipping gets upgraded to free expedited shipping if your order total is $49+. Limit three units per customer. Offer ends 4/23/17 at 11:59pm ET or earlier if sold out.

Speaking of legged stabilizers, B&H offers the Davis & Sanford Provista 7518B Tripod with V18 Fluid Head for $160 with free expedited shipping for a limited time.

For more action, check the B&H Featured Sales, now re-loaded with more post-Holiday offers!

Sunpak 423PX2 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod with Compact Pistol Grip Head for $80

B&H Photo is back and accepting orders again (and previously placed orders are getting processed), and new rounds of offers are getting ushered out, including the Sunpak 423PX2 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod with Compact Pistol Grip Head for $80 with free expedited shipping. More posts as I digest them, but in the meantime, you can check their featured sales pages

(ENDED) E-Image 2-Stage Aluminum Tripod with GH03 Head for $169

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Oben Tripod Sale (45 options, $85 to $474)

B&H Photo has launched a sale on 45 Oben Tripods with prices ranging from $85 to $474. A few of them get free tripod-y accessories. You can see those on the individual product pages.

(ENDED) Tuesday: Benro Tripods (five options, $70 to $220)

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Vanguard Alta Pro 264AB 100 Aluminum Tripod Kit for $155

Another tripod sale came up while doing the Canon Lenses with Free Tripods post, the new condition Vanguard Alta Pro 264AB 100 Aluminum Tripod Kit is going for $155 with free shipping at Amazon by Amazon itself with a limit of ten units per customer. This too looks like a computer-generated price-match of 3rd-party sellers.

PS: if you haven’t seen this yet, the Wall Street Journal has an article on the High Speed Price Wars that happen behind the scenes on Amazon product pages as various sellers compete with each other and the world on pricing. [MUST READ!]

Induro GIT204 Grand Series 2 Stealth Carbon Fiber Tripod for $289

A theme is emerging for Sunday, it’s The Day of the Tripods, with yet another sale, the Induro GIT204 Grand Series 2 Stealth Carbon Fiber Tripod (4 Sections) is on sale for a limited time for $289~ with free shipping at Adorama, as one of their many April Fools-Day/Weekend Sales.

Manfrotto MT055XPRO3 Aluminum Tripod for $179

While price-checking things for the Canon Lenses with Free Tripods post, another tripod sale came up, it is the new condition Manfrotto MT055XPRO3 Aluminum Tripod going for $179 with free shipping at Amazon by Amazon itself with a limit of ten units per customer. This looks like a computer-generated price-match of 3rd-party sellers offering it at that price, so its existence may depend on the 3rd-party sellers continuing their sale (or if Amazon’s price-match mechanism has its own auto-timeout feature or who-knows how Amazon and it’s Data Bots decide things).

Canon Lenses with Free Manfrotto or Vanguard “Real” Tripods

Some people like bundles with lots of small accessories, others don’t because they don’t need/want extra small accessories. But they may be a lot more interested when camera gear are bundled with “real” accessories, in this case, “real” Manfrotto and Vanguard tripods! Adorama is offering some of these bundles as part of their Canon Instant Rebates special promotion:

With Manfrotto MT055XPRO3 Aluminum Tripod
+ Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM for $1699
+ Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM Lens for $1848

+ tripod on its own goes for $179 by Amazon itself which is a sale/price-match of 3rd-party sellers
+ tripod on its own goes for $250 at B&H Photo

With Vanguard 264AB-100 Tripod
+ Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM for $1899
+ Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L II USM IS for $1999

+ tripod on its own goes for $155 by Amazon itself which is a sale/price-match of 3rd-party sellers

Pre-order new FotoPro Tripods (14 options, $60 to $299)

If you are a boldly-going tripod early adopter, a new line of FotoPro brand tripods are available for pre-order at Adorama. Fourteen different options are available, with prices ranging from $60 to $299. Actually, 13 tripods and one quick-extend monopod with legs.

(SOLD OUT) Sunpak 620-520DLX Tripod for $10

As of a 4/2/17 at 10:20pm ET recheck, this is sold out and cannot be ordered…

It’s unofficial Tripod Day today! In addition to the previously posted tripod deals we have another one, it is the new condition Sunpak 620-520DLX Tripod going for $10 at Amazon by Amazon itself with a limit of up to ten units per customer. It is currently restricted to Prime members. The shipping estimate is “1 to 2 months”, so don’t get it if you need it yesterday. The “1 to 2 months” is also sometimes (but not always) an indicator that the offer is getting close to ending.

(ENDED) Manfrotto PIXI Mini Tripod for $16

As of a 4/2/17 re-check, this is sold out from Amazon itself and cannot be ordered even…

On the adorable accessories front, the Manfrotto MTPIXI-B PIXI Mini Tripod is on sale for $16 by Amazon itself, with a limit of up to ten per customer. As of 4/1/17 re-check this is available to Prime members only, so free 2-day shipping… For many more camera and technology and other Amazon sales, check the Elsewhere at Amazon section…

Canon 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L II USM IS + Vanguard 264AB-100 4-Section Aluminum Alloy Alta Pro 264-AT Tripod Legs with SBH-100 QR Ballhead for $2000

The Canon 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L II USM IS is one of the Adorama VIP sales with a bundle of many free small accessories for $2000 BUT if you prefer one big accessory instead of a handful of near-consumables, Adorama has another bundle, also going for $2000 with free shipping, bundled WITH the Vanguard 264AB-100 4-Section Aluminum Alloy Alta Pro 264-AT Tripod Legs with SBH-100 QR Ballhead. The Vanguard goes for $180 on its own. The bundle is “temporarily on backorder” because the tripod is backordered, but you can order it if you like the price/combo.

Monoprice Carbon Fiber Tripod/Monopod Expert Series (Medium) for $58 + S&H with coupon

Clearance coupon GREEN20 can get you the Monoprice Carbon Fiber Tripod/Monopod Expert Series (Medium) for $58~ plus shipping. The price before the coupon is $72~. The coupon works for some (but NOT all) of the items featured in their Clearance page. Note that their clearance page is not self-updating, so the sold-out items are not removed automatically from it.

In-Stock Now: Manfrotto BeFree Live Video Kit with Tripod and Fluid Head for $240

Another in-stock alert, the Manfrotto BeFree Live Video Kit with Tripod and Fluid Head, model MVKBFR-LIVEUS, is now in-stock and ready to ship for $240 with free expedited shipping at Adorama… For more action, check their Saint Patrick’s Day sale

(ENDED) Monoprice Carbon Fiber Expert Series Tripod/Monopod (PID 12152) for $76 + $10 S&H after coupon

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(ENDED) Foxin Tripods Lightning Deal: $34 to $109 (four options)

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(ENDED) Wedn: 64″ Insignia Tripod for $20 (Store Pick Up)

This offer expired… Back to the eBay Deals where the official BestBuy eBay store is offering the new condition Insignia 64-inch Tripod for $20. Limit up to three per customer. Free store pickup, but shipping is extra ($7.50). It’s a lot more expensive to ship a tripod than a memory card or a USB flash drive #MasterOfTheObvious 🙂

(ENDED) BC Master 2-in-1 Lightweight Aluminum Portable Tripod Monopod Kit With Ball Head for $60

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(ENDED) Monday: Benro TMA* Mach3 Carbon Fiber Tripods for $130 to $230 (four options)

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Vanguard Alta CA 233AGH Tripod w/Pistol-Grip Head for $90

The Vanguard Alta CA 233AGH Tripod with Pistol-Grip Head is currently on sale for a limited time for $90 with free standard shipping at B&H Photo.

Also on sale there is the Oben CT-3451 Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod with BE-113T Ball Head for $200 with free expedited shipping.

MeFOTO GlobeTrotter Carbon Fiber Tripod Kit for $296

Tripod action at Adorama, the MeFOTO GlobeTrotter Carbon Fiber Tripod Kit is on sale for $296 with free shipping until 2/28/17 or earlier if sold out.

While at Adorama, they are also offering the Rotolight NEO On-camera LED Lighting Fixture for $250 with free shipping until 2/27/17 or earlier if sold out.

Tripods round-up: Manfrotto XPRO for $70; 3Pod Anodized + LED Light for $100; Etc

In this post, we round-up some Tripod offerings (with free shipping):

+ Manfrotto XPRO Land Aluminum Monopod, 5 Sections for $70 at Adorama
+ 3Pod Video Tripod System Anodized Aluminum with 2-way Fluid Head & Quick-Release Plate Kit plus FREE Flashpoint 160 LED – On Camera Light, together for $100
+ Vanguard Alta Pro 263AB 100 Aluminum Tripod Kit for $135

Sunpak 423PX2 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod with Compact Pistol Grip Head for $90

So many cameras, not enough tripods? If that describes your situation, B&H Photo is offering the Sunpak 423PX2 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod with Compact Pistol Grip Head for $90 with free expedited shipping… This is among their latest Featured sales which include among others the new Google Chromecast Ultra for $59 with free expedited shipping…

(ENDED) Dolica ZX600B103 Professional 60-Inch ZX Series Carbon Fiber Tripod with Ball Head and Carry Bag for $87

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Benro TAC008AP0 Active Aluminum Tripod with P0 3-Way Pan/Tilt Head for $30 w/FS

And now a tripod doorbuster of sorts, B&H Photo is offering the Benro TAC008AP0 Active Aluminum Tripod with P0 3-Way Pan/Tilt Head for $30 with free shipping. If your order total crosses $49, then you get the faster “free expedited shipping”. No coupon/rebate is needed for this offer, which is one of their many WPPI 2017 specials.

MeFOTO GlobeTrotter Carbon Fiber Tripod Kit for $296 [and more]

For a limited time, Adorama is offering the MeFOTO GlobeTrotter Carbon Fiber Tripod Kit for $296 with free shipping and handling.

In another limited time offer, they offer the Manfrotto PIXI Evo 2 Section mini Tripod (White) for $20 with free shipping.

Speaking of Manfrotto and Adorama, they are offering the Manfrotto 494 Mini Ball Head with Standard Platform for $40 with free shipping as another limited time offering.

For more action, check their WPPI specials which include the X-Rite ColorMunki Accurate Monitor Display Calibration, USB Powered Limited Edition Pink for the Cure for $100 with free shipping. X-Rite will donate 20% of the purchase to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. This offer ends 2/12/17.