Manfrotto 294 Carbon Fiber Tripod with 496RC2 Ball Head for $190

The Manfrotto 294 Carbon Fiber Tripod with 496RC2 Ball Head is on sale for $190 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. Offer ends Tuesday at 11:59pm ET or earlier if sold out. B&H has a holiday closing, that’s why this runs for 72 hours – check their website for details and order cut-off points.

Buy MeFoto Tripod, Get future $50 credit towards Camera/Lens purchase

On the two step front, there is a two part promotion at Amazon.

Step #1: Purchase a MeFoto tripod from a list of 28 options, sold and shipped by Amazon herself (not 3rd-party sellers). The lowest priced ones as of the time of writing are $150.

Step #2: 30 days after your item ships (not 30 days after you place an order), you will receive an email from Amazon that a $50 promotional credit has been added to your account. Details will be included in that email. The $50 credit can be used towards the purchase of cameras or lenses. You have one year to redeem this $50 promotional credit.

Offer ends 9/30/15.

In-stock nao: Manfrotto 290 Tripods & Monopods (15 options)

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.

$150 Mail-In Rebate on Gitzo Tripods (17 options)

If you are fond of Gitzo tripods and not vehemently opposed to mail-in rebates, their mail-in rebate promotion is good until 9/30/15, offering $150 mail-in rebates on eligible Gitzo tripods. A total of 17 items are participating at Adorama, with prices ranging from $680 to $1450 (after the $150 MIR is factored in). Details on the promotion with the Rebate PDF file where we learn this is a limit two offer during the promotional period.

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

From the “Tripods R Us” department (if camera bags have their “Bag The Bags” segment, why not?), the Sunpak 423PX2 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod with Compact Pistol Grip Head (maximum height 63 inches, maximum weight 15.4 lbs) is on sale for $80 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.

(ENDED) Tuesday Lightning Deals: 61-inch iKross tripod for $34

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Weekly Fry’s promo code specials: Case Logic, Vanguard

A new week is here, and so are new weekly promo codes at Frys. You need the promo codes that are personally generated for each subscriber to their emailing list. The offers below expire late on Saturday 9/5/15 or earlier if the Force Awakens or if they sell out… Of potential camera and photo interest:

+ Case Logic SLRC-206 SLR Camera and Laptop Backpack for $45 (limit 1)
++ Amazon only partially price-matched this, it goes for $55 there
++ speaking of Case Logic, the Case Logic DCB-309 (different model) is on sale for $51 at Amazon

+ 61-inch Vanguard ESPOD CX 203AGH tripod for $50 (limit 1; in-store only)

+ various flash drives, microSDs, etc
+ also MicroUSB to OTG cable for 99c (limit 3)

Monoprice Carbon Fiber Tripod for $114 w/free s&h

Good until the end of day on 8/30/15, Monoprice is offering their own Carbon Fiber Tripod (Monopod Expert Series) for $114 with free shipping. This is product number 12152. It only has one review so far, so perhaps for the explorers and the early adopters and the curious.

Ending at the same time as well, coupon code SUMMER10 gets you 10% OFF Site-Wide over there, and they offer free shipping on orders of $75+. The usual coupon exceptions apply. They have a variety of affordable camera & photo (and obviously tech) accessories.

Tripods Etc sales: Manfrotto, Velbon, Steadicam, Intova, Video Heads

To cover some ground faster, in this post, we round up a number of Tripods Etc (tripods, monopods, and other stabilizers and holders) currently on sale at B&H Photo (with free shipping unless otherwise indicated):

+ Manfrotto 293 Carbon Fiber Tripod with MH293D3-Q2 3-Way Pan/Tilt Head with Folding Handles for $200
+ Manfrotto MK293A4-D3Q2 Aluminum Tripod 4S with 3-Way Pan Head for $120
+ Manfrotto 055 Magnesium Ball Head with Q2 Quick Release for $200
+ Velbon Ultra Stick M53 Aluminum Monopod for $40
+ Steadicam Solo Stabilizer & Monopod for $300
+ Sirui Video Heads (two options, $180, $300)
+ Tovatec Base Tray w/ Double Handle for $50
+ ProTapes tape (two options; tapes are “holders” – the loophole to include them in this round-up :-))

(ENDED) Mon: E-Image EK60AAM Fluid Drag Video Head and Tripod for $180

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60-inch Dolica LA600 Pro Tripod (Traveler Edition) for $70

The 60-inch Dolica LA600 Pro aluminum alloy tripod with ballhead, traveler edition, is currently on sale for $70 with free shipping at Groupon Goods. This is sold on the Groupon website but the seller is Dolica (same way Amazon, NewEgg, Sears, etc have 3rd-party sellers on their website). This is a final sale (no returns). US continental states only. No PO Boxes. Not eligible for coupon codes. Which is why there is no place to enter the previously mentioned coupon code after you add it to the Groupon shopping cart – I am no Sherlock Homes – it took me a couple of minutes to put the two together 🙂

(ENDED) Tue at Fry’s B&M: 50-inch Vivitar VIV-VPT-1250 tripod for $5 after promo

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Sunpak 423PX2 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod for $80

The Sunpak 423PX2 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod is currently on sale for $80 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo… While there, the Manfrotto Pro Shoulder Bag 20 is on sale for $35 with free shipping (upgraded to expedited if your order total is $49+)…

Vanguard Auctus Plus 283CT Carbon Fiber Tripod for $200 (Legs Only)

A few more B&H specials for PSW 2015, on the tripod front, the Vanguard Auctus Plus 283CT 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod (Legs Only) is on sale for $200 with free standard shipping.

Tripods: Gitzo (16 options with MIRs) and Oben (11 options)

We continue the B&H PSW 2015 roundup with tripods. First up, there are 16 Gitzo Systematic Tripods eligible for a $150 mail-in rebate promotion. The PDF and details are over there… Next up, no mail-in rebates, there are 11 Oben Tripods on sale.

Cullmann CONCEPT ONE 622T Aluminum Travel Tripod with Ballhead for $150

On the tripod front, Adorama is offering the Cullmann CONCEPT ONE 622T Aluminum Travel Tripod with Ballhead for $150 with free expedited shipping.

(SOLD OUT) Thur: Manfrotto 294 Carbon Fiber Tripod with 804RC2 3-Way Head for $190

AS of a 8/6/15 PM check, this offer sold-out before its 24 hour expiration. B&H daily deals seem to sell out at a higher percentage than the typical internet retailer, so if you see something you are interested in, you may not want to wait until the last minute… For more B&H action, check their Featured Deals page.

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(ENDED) Starts Sunday 2pm ET: Kea Sigma Delta Flexible Tripod for Compact Cameras Sale

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Fry’s B&M Stores w/promo code: Vanguard ESPOD CX 203AGH pistol-grip tripod for $45

If you are physically near a Fry’s brick and mortar stores and if you are in their e-mailing list (or are willing to join so you can get your own promo codes), good until 8/1/15, they are offering the Vanguard ESPOD CX 203AGH pistol-grip tripod for $45 after promo code. The promo code that unlocks the offers in-store or online is inside the Fry’s emails. You can see this offer towards the middle of their weekly ad, on the rightmost spot in it row of deals.

PS: if you are not familiar with this development at Fry’s, these are not normal coupons, but they are unique codes for each email subscriber. The idea is to get people to sign up to their emailing list.

(SOLD OUT) Sun: Induro Grand Turismo AGT214 Aluminum 8M Tripod with Ball Head for $160 (limit 2)

This offer sold out before its expiration… The latest B&H Deal is the new condition Induro Grand Turismo AGT214 Aluminum 8M Tripod with Ball Head for $160 with free shipping with a limit of two per customer. Offer ends by 11:59pm ET on Sunday or earlier if sold out.

Joby GP3 Gorillapod SLR Tripod Zoom with Extras for $30 w/free s&h

The Joby GP3 Gorillapod SLR Tripod Zoom is bundled with a memory card wallet, an air blower and a cleaning kit, all together for $30 with free shipping at Adorama. You can buy as many bundles as you like during this sale.

Manfrotto MKBFRC4-BH BeFree Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod with Travel Backpack for $300

Bundle time at Adorama, they are offering the Manfrotto MKBFRC4-BH BeFree Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod with the Advanced Manfrotto Travel Backpack together for $300 with free expedited shipping.

Oben CC-2461L 4-Section Carbon Fiber Lateral Tripod Legs for $280

Tripod action now at B&H Photo, they are offering the Oben CC-2461L 4-Section Carbon Fiber Lateral Tripod Legs for $280 with free shipping and handling.

Sunpak Quantaray QSX 9502TM Tripod w/built-in removable Monopod for $40 w/free S&H

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.

(ENDED) Thur: Vanguard Alta Pro 253 CB 50 Tripod W/SBH 50 Ballhead for $180 (limit 2)

This daily deal sold out during the day, before its expiration… The B&H Photo Deal of the Day for Thursday 7/16/15 is the new condition Vanguard Alta Pro 253 CB 50 Tripod W/SBH 50 Ballhead offered for $180 with free shipping with a limit of two per customer. Offer ends by 11:59pm on Thursday or earlier if sold out…

For more B&H action, check their Featured Deals page.

Manfrotto 055 Magnesium Ball Head with Q5 Quick Release for $220

The Manfrotto 055 Magnesium Ball Head with Q5 Quick Release is currently on sale for $220 with free shipping with a limit of ten per customer at B&H Photo.

Vanguard Alta CA 234AP Tripod for $80

Adorama is offering the Vanguard Alta CA 234AP tripod for $80 with free expedited shipping as a limited time offer.

Vanguard Abeo 283AB Alum. Tripod + Ballhead for $130

B&H Photo is currently offering the Vanguard Abeo 283AB Aluminum Tripod With Ballhead for $130 with free expedited shipping as a limited time offer.

Benro A-0690 Travel Angel Aluminum Tripod with BH00 Ballhead for $94

Tripod action now at B&H Photo where they are offering the Benro A-0690 Travel Angel Aluminum Tripod with BH00 Ballhead for $94 with free expedited shipping.

MeFOTO DayTrip Tripod Kit for $70

The MeFOTO DayTrip Tripod Kit, Titanium, is currently on sale for $70 with free shipping at Adorama. Offer ends 5/30/15.

Manfrotto MMC3-01 Compact Monopod for $15

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!

(ENDED) Tue: Oben CT-3521 Carbon Fiber Tripod With BE-106T Ball Head for $190

This daily deal expired… The B&H Photo Deal of the Day is the Oben CT-3521 Carbon Fiber Tripod With BE-106T Ball Head offered for $190 with free shipping. Offer ends by 11:59pm ET on Tuesday.

(ENDED) Wednesday Lightning Deals: Vanguard Tripod and Endeavors

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62-inch AB Aluminum Ball Head Tripod for $40 w/free S&H

The previously mentioned tiny $1 AmazonBasics (AB) camera bag sale ended, but another AB product is on sale, the 62-inch AB Aluminum Ball Head Tripod for $40 with free shipping, with a limit of three per customer. This is not part of the lightning deals. It averages 4.2/5 out of 110 customer reviews.

Davis & Sanford Provista 7518 Tripod with FM18 Head for $120

Also part of their NAB Promotions, B&H Photo is offering the Davis & Sanford Provista 7518 Tripod with FM18 Head for $120 with free shipping.

(ENDED) Monday: Magnus VT-4000 Tripod System for $100

This daily deal expired… The latest B&H Photo Featured Deal is the Magnus VT-4000 Tripod System with Fluid Head for $100 with free shipping. Offer ends by 11:59pm ET on Monday or earlier if sold out.

(ENDED) Friday Lightning Deals: Sigma 70-200/2.8 OS FLD, XRite EODIS3, Vanguard, Apurture

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(SOLD OUT) Tue: Vanguard Alta Pro 254 Carbon Fiber Tripod With SBH-50 Ball Head for $200

This daily deal sold out before the full 24 hours expired… The B&H Photo Featured Deal, good until 11:59pm ET on Tuesday or earlier if sold out is the new condition Vanguard Alta Pro 254 Carbon Fiber Tripod With SBH-50 Ball Head offered for $200 with free shipping.

Keep in mind, B&H will be closed for Passover until April 12. Orders placed in the meantime will start getting processed after they re-open.

(ENDED) Sunday Lightning Deals: two Vanguard Shooting Tripods

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(ENDED) E-Image Two Stage Aluminum Tripod Legs with GH03 Head for $150

This daily deal expired… The B&H Photo Deal of the Day ending by 11:59pm ET on Thursday 2/12/15 is the E-Image Two Stage Aluminum Tripod Legs with GH03 Head offered for $150 with free shipping. As of 4:31am ET, it is 35% claimed.

Woot Plus Camera Sale: refurb D5300, NX200, NEX-3, a3000, Galaxy, etc

Woot Plus has a Camera Deal Event good until 2/9/15 at 12am central. It includes, among others, the following camera and accessories:

+ refurb Nikon D5300 w/18-55 for $530
+ refurb Samsung NX200 w/18-55 for $400
+ open-box Sony NEX-3 w/16-50 for $280
+ refurb Sony a3000 w/18-55 for $220
+ new condition Sony 55-210 f4.5-6.3 for $220
+ refurb Samsung EK-GC110 Android camera for $180
+ Gitzo GT-531 Mountaineer Series tripod for $150
+ Manfrotto MK294A3-D3RC2BB 294 Aluminum Kit, Tripod 3 Sections with 3-Way Head QR for $90
+ Sunpak VL-LED-30 30 LED HDSLR Camera Video Light for $30
+ and a few more
+ see them all at Woot Plus

(SOLD OUT) Sun: Sirui P-324X Carbon Fiber Monopod for $140

This daily deal sold out before the 24 hours expiration… The B&H Photo Deal of the Day ending by Sunday at 11:59pm ET is the Sirui P-324X Carbon Fiber Monopod offered for $140 with free shipping.

(SOLD OUT) Oben CT-3431 Carbon Tripod With BE-108T Ball Head for $180

As of a 1/26/15 recheck, this is sold out before it expired… The B&H Photo deal of the day for Monday is the Oben CT-3431 Carbon Tripod With BE-108T Ball Head for $180 with free shipping. Offer ends by Monday 11:59pm ET or earlier if sold out.

(ENDED) Starts Mon 10am ET: Davis & Sanford Provista Tripod lightning deal

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(SOLD OUT) Tue: Oben CT-3531 Carbon Fiber Tripod With BE-108T Ball Head for $170

As of a 7pm ET recheck, this sold out, before the 24 hour window closed… The B&H Photo Deal of the Day for Tuesday 12/30/14 is the new condition Oben CT-3531 Carbon Fiber Tripod With BE-108T Ball Head for $170 with free expedited shipping. Offer ends by Tue 11:59pm ET or earlier if sold out.

$150 prepaid VISA via mail-in rebate on select Gitzo Tripods

These are not scary tripods from the 50s scifi movies! They are the photographer’s friend tripods. B&H Photo has a promotion on 51 different Gitzo tripods and assorted accessories that are eligible for a $150 prepaid VISA gift card via mail-in rebate. Prices range from $237 to $1988 with the rebate price factored in. The PDF of the rebate is available on each eligible product page over there.

(ENDED) Manfrotto End by 8:50pm ET: MK055XPRO3-BH 055 for $250 or MT055CXPRO3 055 for $480

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3Pod P5CRH 5-Section 8X Carbon Fiber Compact Reversable Tripod with K3 BallHead for $100

Adorama is offering the 3Pod P5CRH 5-Section 8X Carbon Fiber Compact Reversable Tripod with K3 BallHead for $100 with free expedited shipping and 10% promotional rewards.

(ENDED) Davis & Sanford Provista 7518 Tripod with FM18 Head for $100

This daily deal expired… The B&H Photo deal of the day ending by 11:59pm ET on Wednesday 12/3/14 (or earlier if sold out) is the Davis & Sanford Provista 7518 Tripod with FM18 Head offered for $100 with free shipping. That page has a countdown clock and percentage indicators so you can get an estimate of how close it is too ending (eg how much time you have to decide on it).

(ENDED) Mon only: Vanguard Abeo 283AT 3-Section Aluminum Tripod (Legs Only) for $85

This Cyber Monday deal expired… For Cyber Monday only, B&H Photo is offering the Vanguard Abeo 283AT 3-Section Aluminum Tripod (Legs Only) for $85 with free shipping.

PS: if you are just now catching up, you can check the latest deals summary at the Cyber Monday Situation Room.