(ENDED) Heavily Used Tamron 17-50mm f2.8 Di-II LD for $85 + S&H (K-mount)

As of a 2/2/17 recheck later in the day, this is sold out and cannot be ordered…

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(SOLD OUT) Used Canon Speedlite 580EX II for $204 + S&H

As of a 2/7/17 recheck, this used item is sold out… The Canon Speedlite 580EX II is available in “Used – Very Good” condition for $204 plus shipping (under $10 for most zipcodes) at Adorama with a 90-day Adorama warranty.

Used Sony RX100 first gen for $280

If you want to try out the Sony RX100 series without breaking the bank, and if you are comfortable with used cameras, you can get the first generation Sony RX100 in “Used – Condition 8+” for $280 at B&H Photo. B&H Photo offers a 90-day warranty covered by B&H for the used products they sell on their website.

To compare, the new condition prices for $400 for the 1st generation, $550 for the 2nd generation, $700 for the 3rd generation, and $850 for the 4th generation, and $1000 for the 5th generation, at authorized Sony USA dealers. Notice a pattern?

SPOILER ALERT: It’s the +$150 price staircase 🙂

Used Nikon 500mm f4G ED VR for $5500

The new condition Nikon 500mm f4G ED VR goes for $8000 at authorized dealers, but if you are comfortable with used lenses, you can get it in “Used – 8+ condition” for $5500 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.

Used Fuji X-T2 body for $1479

Today’s update of the Stock Status Tracker is a gift that keeps on giving, the Fuji X-T2 body only is currently available in “Used – Like New” condition for $1479 with free shipping by Amazon Warehouse Deals itself. The new condition price is $1600 at authorized dealers. There’s also a third body + grip official kit that goes for $1700 but it is currently out of stock. Screenshot below of Amazon Warehouse Deals with things to pay attention to highglighted:

Used Fuji X-T2 with 18-55 for $1662

I (finally!) just updated the Stock Status Tracker and we have some good news if you are a fan of buying used digital cameras, the Fuji X-T2 with the 18-55 lens option is available in “Used – Very Good” condition for $1662~ by Amazon Warehouse Deals itself. This is Prime eligible. AWD is Amazon’s used sales persona. The new condition price of this kit is $1900. Screenshot below with things to look for highglighted:

Used Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 35-100mm f2 (Four Thirds) for $1000

NOTE: this is a Four Thirds DSLR lens; NOT a micro four thirds lens for the M43 mirrorless system.

Of interest to Four Thirds DSLR photographers and adapter-erers, B&H Photo has the Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 35-100mm f2 (Four Thirds) in Used Condition for $1000 in 8+ condition and $1100 in 9 condition and $1150 in 9+ condition. The new condition price is $1950 at B&H.

Used Sigma 17-50mm f2.8 EX DC OS HSM (Nikon) for $286

Canon and Nikon demand top dollar for their f2.8 zooms, but Shiguma offers photographers a more budget-friendly option with the $400 17-50mm f2.8 EX DC OS HSM (which even gets some free accessories at Adorama or 4% promotional rewards at B&H Photo).

But if you are comfortable with used, you can get the Nikon version in “Used – Very Good” condition for $286~ at Amazon Warehouse Deals. Make sure you page down the listings to find the ones sold by Amazon Warehouse Deals (Amazon’s used sales arm). 3rd-party sellers sell them for slightly less but unless you are familiar or very comfortable with those sellers, you are better off paying a little bit more to get them from Amazon Warehouse Deals itself.

Hardcover: used National Geographic Rarely Seen: Photographs of the Extraordinary for $12.50 w/free S&H

UPDATE: the new condition price jumped to $27… As far as I can tell the undying Amazon book coupon GIFTBOOK finally expired, but it doesn’t hurt to type it in just in case 🙂 Regardless, the October 2015 hardcover of National Geographic Rarely Seen: Photographs of the Extraordinary is on sale for $21.75 with the usual free shipping terms (Prime or $25+ in books or $49+ in general; of items shipped by Amazon).

It is currently the best seller among Photojournalism Books.

On the other hand, if you are comfortable with used photography books (a bigger risk than text-only books since pristine photography is the raison d^etre of a photography books) you can get it for $12.50 with free slow shipping by eBay seller “BookOutlet2” (99.4%, New Jersey zipcode).

(ENDED) eBay Auction: Used LEICA D-LUX TYPE 109 ($600 now, ends Sun PM)

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(ENDED) Used Fuji X-T2 Body auction [updated]

The used Fuji X-T2 eBay Auction ended on Wednesday at 8:30pm with a price of $1476 + $10 flat shipping with a total of 32 bids. A trio of bids came in at the last 30 seconds of the auction, increasing the price from $1400 to $1476… Previous updates after the jump for historical reference…

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(ENDED) LAST CALL: Fuji X-T2 Body Auction ends Tuesday 12:42pm ET

The auction ended at $1550 after 15 bids… Check the Stock Status Tracker for more on these…

By last call I mean this is the last time I will post about this eBay listing before the auction ends on Tuesday at 12:42pm eastern. It is an eBay user listing of a New-Other Fuji X-T2 body only. As of Tuesday at 1:12am ET, it is at $1414 with 12 bids… The used options with a 3-year warranty by Cardinal Photo got scooped up, while the Olympus E-M1 II remains not in-stock (the best way to describe it).

8TB G-Technology G-RAID External Dual-Drive Storage System for $400 (or used for $285~)

Storage time! The new condition 8TB G-Technology G-RAID External Dual-Drive Storage System is currently on sale for $400 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo, one of their latest Featured Sales.

On the other hand, if you are comfortable with used storage, you can get this in used condition for $279 plus shipping (under $15 for most zipcodes) at Adorama.

Speaking of storage, the NewEgg eBay store is offering the new condition 3TB TOSHIBA Canvio Basics Portable Hard Drive (USB 3.0 Model HDTB330XK3CA Black) for $100 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer.

Speaking of external HDDs, Adorama is offering the Adorama is offering the 1.5TB Seagate Expansion 2.5″ Portable External USB 3.0 Hard Drive for $60 with free shipping.

(SOLD OUT) Used Fuji X-T2 w/18-55 for $1800

As of a 11/28/16 at 12:35am ET recheck, the used X-T2 w/18-55 for $1800 sold out… For future updates, check the Stock Status Tracker

Meanwhile as of the above check, the eBay auction for a USED “purchased two weeks ago” Fuji X-T2 body only. There are 34 bids with a $1525 price as of the time of writing, plus $16 shipping. The eBay seller has a 97.8% so be sure to research them ahead of time.

Expired options after the jump for reference only…

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20% off purchases of used gear at BL with coupon

In addition to having a 20% off coupon for rentals, BorrowLenses is also having a 20% off coupon on purchases of their used camera gear. These are gear they use for rentals, but eventually for one reason or another, they sell them to customers. Prices vary by condition. Coupon code BFUSED20 gets you a 20% off discount on used gear purchases until 12/2/16.

(SOLD OUT) Used Fuji X-T2 w/18-55mm for $1662

As of a later PM recheck, this sold out as expected… For future updates, check the Stock Status Tracker… Original post after the break for historical reference only…

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(ENDED) Used Pentax 50mm f2 SMC A K-Mount for $15 w/free S&H (or Make a Best Offer)

As of a 11/20/16 AM re-check, this eBay listing ended…

While surfing around the eBay Deals, this surfaced, in USED good condition, you can get the Pentax 50mm f2 SMC A K-Mount lens for $15 with free shipping, sold by Roberts Camera (99.5%, Indianapolis)… You can also try to officially negotiate a lower price using eBay’s “Best Offer” feature.

(SOLD OUT) Used Fuji X-T2 with 18-55 for $1757

As of a 11/19/16 4:07pm ET refresh of the Stock Status Tracker, all previously mentioned options sold out…

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(ENDED) Fuji X-T2 Auction by eBay User ended for $1575

UPDATE the auction for this eBay-user-owned Fuji X-T2 body only ended at $1575 with 8 bids.

Previous updates after the break for historical reference only; this listing ended;

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(SOLD OUT) Used Fuji X-T10 body for $459 + S&H

As of 11/3/16, this sold out and is no longer available… Fuji is another camera company with many interchangeable models in the market, but if it is the Fuji X-T10 body only the one you want, in Used condition with an “E- ratings” (E- = Excellent Minus; not the school grade), you can get it for $459 plus shipping (around $10 for West coast) at Adorama.

(SOLD OUT) Used Fuji X-T2 w/18-55 for $1645

As of a 6:27pm ET re-check, the USED option at Amazon Warehouse Deals sold out… For future updates, check the Stock Status Tracker… Original post after the jump for historical (???) reference…

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Used Sony RX10 II for $1387 [was $1313]

We just updated the new Stock Status Tracking page and we have a new development for the Sony RX10 II. It is available in “Used – Very Good” condition for $1387 [was $1313~] by Amazon Warehouse Deals itself, the used arm of Amazon. They offer a 30-day return policy but there is no manufacturer warranty… On the other hand if you prefer it i new condition, it is now in-stock for $1600 at both Adorama and B&H Photo… Price updated 9/9/16 [it flipped again]…

Meanwhile both the Fuji X-T2 and the Canon 5D Mark IV have September 8 release estimates, so they should be coming out soon. They are both tracked in the new Stock Status Tracking page.

Used (Demo Unit) Limelite Mosaic Daylight LED Panel for $300

If you are comfortable buying Demo Units, the Limelite Mosaic Daylight LED Panel is available in Used “Demo Unit” condition for $300 with free standard shipping at B&H Photo. This was never owned by other people but it was used for demonstration purposes.

Used Pentax K-5 Body for $290 w/180-day warranty

While checking for more Amazon Warehouse Deals specials, we found one that is not eligible for the coupon, but it is open to everyone to buy, you don’t have to be a Prime member, it is the Pentax K-5 body only available in “E-” condition by Adorama through Warehouse Deals for $290 with free shipping. It comes with a 180-day Adorama warranty. This ships from Adorama, it is not Prime eligible. “E-” in this case is not what it means for students, it is “E” for Excellent condition 🙂

(ENDED) Used Amazon Warehouse Deals Coupon Situation Room

This coupon promotion expired as well, Prime Day 2016 is officially over…

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(ENDED) Prime Members Only: 20% off Amazon Warehouse Deals w/coupon

This offer expired…

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

As of 6/28/16, this got sold out…

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Pentax 645D Body Only for $4000 [or $3150 on eBay or $2650 Used]

A comment by S.W. Anderson in the Hasselblad MF Mirrorless post got me price-checking medium format cameras, and it looks like the first generation Pentax 645D body only is currently going for $4000 in new condition at Amazon by Amazon actual. This is no longer available from B&H and Adorama. Amazon’s shipping estimate is 1-4 months, so keep that in mind if you need it to arrive quickly.

Or if you are a more adventurous shopper, there are a couple of eBay listings on it:
+ New Condition for $3150 with Best Offer Enabled (this is a private eBay listing for extra protection; ships from Los Angeles)

+ Used Condition for $2650 [CORRECTED!] (ships from Delaware; listing says used in-studio only with 3269 actuations)

+ the eBay listings above are from individuals, not retailers

In comparison, the latest model, the Pentax 645Z, goes for $7000 in new condition at B&H Photo (with 4% rewards = $280~) and Adorama (with 4% rewards = $280~). There’s also a 645Z Comprehensive Starter Kit that goes for $16,000 and includes three lenses (55/2.8, 90/2.8, 28-45/4.5, extra accessories and the protective case you see in the pictures.

(SOLD OUT) Used Pentax K-1 Body Only for $1557

The used option sold out as of 10:35pm ET… The new condition remains in-stock ~ check the Stock Status Tracker for the new condition options…

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(SOLD OUT) Used Sony RX10 III for $1220

As of 6/20/16, this is sold out and not available. Used items have typically limited quantities…

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Fuji X-PRO1 Body + $18 Rewards for $460

The Fuji X-PRO 1 Body Only is currently on sale for $460 with free shipping and $18~ promotional rewards at Adorama as one of their St Pat’s Day specials.

If you are comfortable with used cameras, it starts at $310 in “Used Condition 9” at B&H Photo.

Used Canon 24-105 f3.5-5.6 IS STM for $450

If you are comfortable with used SLR lenses, the Canon EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens is a featured used lens sale item for $450 with free shipping at B&H Photo with a “Condition 10” used rating. It comes in a white box, and the listing there says it is preowned but appears as new.

Used DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ v3.0 with Gimbal-Stabilized 14MP Camera for $600

If you are a fan of USED camera gear, the DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ v3.0 with Gimbal-Stabilized 14MP Camera is available in Used Condition at B&H Photo. It has an 8+ condition rating as determined by B&H.

20% off purchases of Used Gear at BL with coupon

Murphy’s Law! Of all the days the internet would go down, of course it had to be Cyber Monday! But we march on thanks to the cellphone’s mobile hotspot! BorrowLenses has a used gear sale, coupon code BLCYBER20 gets you 20% off on the purchase of used camera gear. This is not a rental coupon, but a purchase of the used gear they rent out. Coupon ends by the end of day on 12/1/15.

(ENDED) 15% off Used Gear at Amazon Warehouse Deals

This Cyber Monday promotion expired… Included in the Cyber Monday festivities is a 15% off sale on used products sold through Amazon Warehouse Deals. No coupon code is needed, the sale prices are factored in.

(SOLD OUT) Used Nikon D300 body for $159

This sold out and is no longer available as of a 12/1/15 re-check…

While doing the price research for the APS-C DSLR edition of the Price Charts (coming before midnight tonight other things equal) I spotted this potentially interesting used camera offer for the Nikon completists, the Nikon D300 body only in “Used – G rating” condition for $159 plus shipping (under $10 typically) at Adorama… If you are not familiar with their rating system, click on the “Used – Rating G” link over there to see a detailed description of the various levels…

Used Lens Filters at B&H (1150 options)

If you are comfortable buying used lens filters, B&H Photo currently has an inventory of 1150 Used Lens Filters. You can filter by manufacturer, condition, filter type and price range among many other options.

Pentax SLR Lens Instant Savings (38 options)

A new round of Pentax SLR lens instant savings promotions are under way (along with converters and flashes), at B&H Photo with 38 options available.

While there, if you are comfortable with used lenses, look for the “Buy Used from” blue links below the “Add to Cart” (it is only available on some of the lenses). For example, the 18-270mm f3.5-6.3 ED SDM goes for $440 in new condition versus $330 in Used Condition.

Used Canon 1200mm f5.6L EF USM for $180,000

We recently brought back the “$5 Gadget” posts, so to balance things about, let’s also bring back the “Six-Figure Gadget” too! That’s right, $180,000 (one hundred eighty thousand) gets you the Canon Super Telephoto 1200mm f5.6L EF USM in “Used/Condition 9+” with free expedited shipping from B&H Photo.

PS: after this week’s Bieber Zoom scandal, perhaps paparazzi should not be allowed to buy it! 😉

Open-box Panasonic GX8 body for $950

IF you are comfortable with open-box camera gear, the black Panasonic GX8 body only is available in “Used – Like New” condition, described as “Only taken out of box once like new with Panasonic USA warranty”, for $950 by Cardinal Camera through Amazon. It ships from Cardinal (Pennsylvania).

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15% off purchases of Used Gear at BorrowLenses

BorrowLenses is having a coupon sale on some of their used camera gear. Use coupon code BUYUSED15 to get 15% off the purchase of used gear shown at the aforelinked page. There are 164 options there, mostly DSLR/iLC gear. Coupon expires 9/21/15.

For the speed readers, even though BorrowLenses is a rental website, this particular offer is purchases of used camera gear they have.

Sony PMW-F3L Super 35mm for $4000 (new) or $3000 (used)

Video killed the video star! That’s the new version of the song. Regardless, B&H Photo is offering the Sony PMW-F3L Super 35mm XDCAM EX Full-HD Compact Camcorder with S-Log Gamma for $4000 in new condition or $3000 in used condition.

(ENDED) Used Sony RX100 for $257 (was $268) with 6-month warranty

The KEH option is sold out as of a 8/23/15 recheck…

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(SOLD) Used Fuji X-T10 with 18-55 for $900 (condition 9)

As of a 8/13/15 AM recheck, this used option sold out… If you are comfortable with used cameras, the Fuji X-T10 with the 18-55mm lens is currently available in “Used Condition 9” for $900 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.

The new condition price for this recently released camera kit (X-T10 w/18-55) is $1100 at various authorized and reputable dealers such as B&H itself and Adorama and Amazon.com.

Used Nikon D300 body for $400

B&H Photo is offering the used Nikon D300 body only in Used condition with an 8+ rating for $400 with free shipping. Instead if you prefer it refurbished by Nikon USA with the usual 90 day warranty, it goes for $800 at Adorama.

Fuji S9250 superzoom for $64 used [updated]

If you are comfortable with used cameras, you can get it for $64~ in “Used – Good” condition at Amazon Warehouse Deals by Amazon. Bonus case and SD card not included with the used offer.

The new condition daily deal expired: One of the Best Buy Deals of the Day for Thursday is the Fuji S9250 superzoom (50x optical) with a case and 8GB SD card offered for $120 with free shipping.

Used Canon 7D body only for $580 (8+ condition)

If you are comfortable with used DSLRs (used; not refurbished), B&H Photo has a special promotion on various used Canon 7D kits, going for $580 (8+ condition) and $620 (9 condition). Used quantities are typically more limited than new condition products.

Used Fuji X100T for $1200 (new condition in-stock for $1300 at some)

We just updated the Fuji X100T Stock Tracking page and this is the current situation:

+ major retailers (Amazon itself, B&H, Adorama) are still out of stock
+ however other retailers have it in-stock for $1300, eg Onecall

If you are comfortable with used cameras and all the trade-offs that they entail, you can get the camera right now, going for around $1200 in the black at Amazon Warehouse Deals ($1200 by Cardinal Camera, $1208 by Amazon herself), and for $1208 in silver at Amazon Warehouse Deals ($1208 by Amazon itself)

(ENDED) Used Sony RX10 for $631

As of a 12/8/14 recheck, the price is now $700+… If you are comfortable with used digital cameras, the Sony RX10 is available in “Used – Very Good” condition for $631 at Amazon Warehouse Deals, sold by Amazon WD at this price. Amazon Warehouse Deals offers a 30-day return policy but makes no claims of warranty included. As with the regular Amazon site, at Amazon Warehouse Deals, 3rd-party sellers are allowed to sell, and both their return policies and warranty claims are different.

Used Nikon D800 body for $1600+ at B&H [updated]

B&H Photo has a quarter of used Nikon D800 body only kits with prices starting at $1450 (8 condition) to $1600 (8+ condition) to $1700 (9 condition) to $2100 (refurbished condition)… Speaking of which, you can find all their Black Friday specials at this central page… UPDATE: the 8 condition at $1450 sold out…