The new condition VANGUARD Sedona 34 DSLR Sling Bag/Daypack goes for $60+ (eg $60 at Adorama in the Khaki/Green color scheme), but if you are comfortable with used camera bags, then …
Another one of the latest Adorama Labor Day sales is the new condition Vanguard ESPOD CX 1OS 3 Section Aluminum Tabletop Tripod with Window Mount going for $40 with free shipping. This too is a limited time offer.
The Fry’s weekly promo codes (running Sunday AM until Saturday PM) for this week, including the new condition Vanguard Espod CX 203AP going for $35. Limit one per customer. You can get this at their B&M stores or online. The promo codes are delivered to your email, and the codes are unique for every shopper. These days this is how Fry’s does the majority of their deals. This goes for $50 elsewhere.
To the Planet of the Tripods we go, the Vanguard 263AB-100 3-Section Alluminum Alloy Alta Pro 263-AB Tripod Legs with SBH-100 QR Ballhead is on sale for $140 with free shipping at Adorama for a limited time.
For more action at Adorama, check:
+ 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)
Another limited time offer at B&H Photo, it is the new condition Vanguard Abeo Plus 323AT Tripod (Legs Only) going for $130 with free standard shipping for a limited time.
While on this topic, they have a couple of Joby Gorilla Pods on sale for $15 (OG Flexible) and $30 (Hybrid with ball head).
While we are on the topic of stabilizing things, they also have a couple of Cotton Carrier Camera Vests on sale for $149 and $169 (with side holster).
More stabilize-y things (yes, that’s a professional industry term), the ikan Flyweight Camcorder Shoulder Rig is on sale for a limited time for $349 with free standard shipping.
The new condition Vanguard Espod CX 203AGH Aluminum Tripod with GH-20 Pistol-Grip Head, model ESPOD CX 203AGH, can be yours for $35 at Fry’s, in-store or online, if you use the Fry’s unique promo code from their email newsletters. You can sign up for their newsletters and get the promo code if you are not already subscribed. Limit one per customer.
It has not been priced but it is close enough in price at Amazon by Amazon itself where it goes for the very specific price of $39.43. This is a separate listing from the main listing of the Vanguard Espods.
PS: if you want to make a low budget 50s-style sci-fi movie, dress up your kitchen pots and pans and call them Espods 🙂
I am trying a new experiment today. I will keep adding camera bag promotions to the bottom of the post as I find them throughout the day. This so I don’t fill up the blog with separate camera-bag posts. Here we go (free shipping unless otherwise indicated below)…
+ Manfrotto Stile Collection Bella IV Shoulder Bag in black only for $15 at B&H Photo
+ Lowepro Dashpoint AVC 2 Hard-Shell Case for $18 in black or blue at B&H Photo
+ for action cameras and similarly sized/shaped items
+ Lowepro StreamLine 250 Shoulder Bag for $20 at B&H
+ Tenba Discovery Top Load for $30 in black or khaki color schemes at B&H Photo
+ Ruggard Outrigger 45 Backpack for $32~ at B&H Photo
+ Lowepro Format Backpack 150 (Black) for $40 at B&H Photo
+ Manfrotto Essential DSLR Camera Backpack (Black) for $40 at B&H Photo
+ free shipping with a $49+ order
+ Lowepro Top Loader Pro 70 AW Camera Bag for $40 at B&H
+ Lowepro Fastpack 350 Backpack for $70 at B&H
+ Porta Brace HIP-3LENS Hip-Pack Lens Case for $79 at B&H
+ Vanguard Up-Rise II 46 Photo Backpack for $80 at B&H Photo
+ Lowepro DSLR Video Fastpack 350 AW for $90 at B&H
+ Lowepro Echelon Brief (Black) for $100 at B&H
+ Lowepro Echelon Attache (Black) for $130 at B&H
+ Think Tank Photo StreetWalker HardDrive V1 Backpack for $183 at B&H
+ or $140+ in USED
+ Think Tank Photo Airport TakeOff Rolling Camera Bag for $295 at B&H
+ Lowepro Pro Runner x450 Rolling AW Backpack for $300 at B&H Photo
NEW ADDITIONS WILL APPEAR BELOW
New additions during the day will appear in this section. The section above is the original post and it is sorted by price. The section here will be sorted by the time it was added (latest additions at the very bottom)…
+ used Ape Case ACPRO342W Camera Case for $10.80 at Amazon Warehouse Deals
+ free S&H with $25+ orders for non-Prime (free 2-day S&H for Prime members)
These daily deals expired but for more action, check their Featured Sales…
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…
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.
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.
The action continues at Adorama where the Vanguard VEO CM-264 4 Section Carbon Fiber Monopod is on sale for $80 with free shipping for a limited time.
Speaking of Adorama, good until 5/5/17, they are offering the Apple MacBook Pro 15″ with TouchBar (model MLW72LL/A; i7, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, 2880 x 1800, AMD Radeon Pro 450 GPU, Late 2016) for $2099 with free shipping.
There are convertible cars and laptops, but there are also convertible camera bags. In this case, this Vanguard Quovio 44 Convertible Backpack/Sling converts between a backpack and a sling bag, a rather “widescreen” sling. See gallery pictures for more on this, which is on sale for $120 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.
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!]
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:
+ tripod on its own goes for $155 by Amazon itself which is a sale/price-match of 3rd-party sellers
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.
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.
These lightning deals expired…
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
It’s tripods action now at B&H Photo, where, for a limited time, they are offering the new condition Vanguard Abeo Plus 324CT Carbon Fiber Tripod with TBH-100 Ball Head for $300 with free shipping and handling. This is among their latest Featurd Sales.
Tripod time now, the Vanguard Abeo Plus 324CT Carbon Fiber Tripod with TBH-100 Ball Head is on sale for $300 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo as a limited time offer.
In other B&H action, they offer:
+ 4TB WD My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive for $105
+ Lenovo 14″ ThinkPad X1 Carbon Ultrabook (4th Gen) for $1229
+ Sirui T-004X Aluminum Tripod with C-10X Ball Head for $120 (four color options)
+ Photogenic Umbrella, White – 45″ with Removable Black Cover for $20 + S&H (or free S&H with $49+ orders)
For more offers, check the latest B&H Photo Featured sales.
Adorama is offering the Vanguard Abeo Plus 363CT Carbon Fiber Tripod [LINK ADDED!] for $165 with free shipping, bundled with a Mini Me (no, not from Austin Powers) but a Vanguard VS-62 Table Top Aluminum Tripod (2 Panhead)… If you expand the yellow “special offers” section, there are a coupl of combined purchase offers if you buy this with ballheads from either Cullmann or Sirui… For more action, check their latest Cyber Monday specials…
The Vanguard Alta CA 204AGH 4-Section Aluminum Alloy Tripod with GH-30 Pistol Grip Head is on sale for $60 with free shipping and handling at Adorama in a “while supplies last” type of a promotion… Speaking of tripods, Adorama also offers until 11/28/16 the 3 Legged Thing Winston Carbon Fiber Tripod System with AirHed 360 Ball Head for $300 with free shipping…
The Vanguard 263AB-100 3-Section Alluminum Alloy Alta Pro 263-AT Tripod Legs with SBH-100 QR Ballhead is currently on sale as well, going for $115 with free shipping at Adorama, part of the …vanguard (pun intended) of their latest offers. It’s not very often you can work the word vanguard into a deals post 🙂
The Vanguard Alta CA 204AGH 4-Section Aluminum Alloy Tripod with GH-30 Pistol Grip Head is currently on sale for $70 with free shipping and handling at Adorama until 9/22/16 or earlier if sold out. No coupons/rebates, it’s a straight up sale.
Tripod time, Adorama is offering the Vanguard Abeo Plus 363CT Carbon Fiber Tripod with a free mini Vanguard VS-62 Table Top Aluminum Tripod, 2 Panhead, together for $160 with free shipping after a $40 mail-in rebate. This is a while supplies last promotion. The mail-in rebate offer ends 9/12/16 (see PDF file).
The Vanguard Alta Pro 263 AT Aluminum Tripod is currently on sale for $130 with free shipping and handling at B&H Photo. This is a limited time offer but expiration date is not given.
Yesterday’s Vanguard was an Espod, this one is an Abeo. No, we are not discussing mutual funds or fashion, but tripods 🙂 The Vanguard ABEO Plus 363 Carbon Fiber Tripod is on sale for $210 with free shipping at Adorama and comes with a free Vanguard VS-62 table-top tripod. This was going for $230 in early June. Offer ends 6/19/16.
The Vanguard Alta Pro 263AB 100 Tripod W/SBH 100 Ballhead is on sale for $170 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo, good until 11:59pm ET on 5/22/16.
The Vanguard Alta Pro 283 CB 100 Tripod W/SBH 100 Ballhead is on sale for a limited time for $230 with free standard shipping at B&H Photo.
The Vanguard Alta Pro 283 CB 100 Tripod W/SBH 100 Ballhead is on sale for $230 with free shipping at B&H Photo.
Thankfully tripods continue to remain camera-mount agnostic (I shouldn’t be saying this, it may give them ideas). One such camera accessory creature is on sale, the Vanguard Alta Pro 283 CB 100 Tripod with SBH 100 Ballhead goes for $230 with free expedited shipping for a limited time at B&H Photo.
The Vanguard Alta Pro 283 CB 100 Tripod W/SBH 100 Ballhead is currently on sale for $270 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. No coupons/rebates.
A new week is upon us, and if you are subscribed to the Fry’s promo codes emails (coupons are unique for each subscriber), the week of January 24-30, 2016 includes among others:
+ 61″ Vanguard ESPOD CX 234AP Tripod for $40 (limit 1)
+ CASE LOGIC KDB-101BK Konstrast Pro for $60 (limit 1)
+ Monster Villain Action Camera for $100 (limit 1)
+ unspecified refurbished Sony Cybershot (16mp, 5x optical) for $50 (limit 1; in-store only)
+ 25% off inks and toners (limit 5; excludes Samsung)
+ usual assortment of tech items
Fry’s is cooking up a new experiment, they have 2-day promo code promotions that is good for Friday and Saturday (typically they have a different one each day) 1/22 & 1/23 in 2016. So the offers are good on both days. Among them:
+ Vanguard VEO AM204 55″ Alumin(i)um Monopod for $25 (limit 1)
+ Vivitar 62 inch VIV-VPT-3662 Tripod for $18 (limit 1)
+ unspecified “trusted name brand” action cam for $200 (in-store only; limit 1)
These daily promo codes are dead as a doornail now, but some of these items are recurring offers from the Fry’s promo codes department…
The calendar week may have been disrupted with Christmas being a Friday, but time marches on! The promotional code offers for email subscribers to the Fry’s e-newsletters for the week of December 27 to January 2nd include:
+ VANGUARD ALTA CA 234AGH 61″ ALUM TRIPOD. GH-30 for $70
+ LOWEPRO SLINGSHOT EDGE 250AW for $60
+ limit one of each, good in-store or online
These promo code offers expired but many of them are of a recurring nature (in the unpredictable future)…
In parallel with their daily deal, B&H Photo is also running a 13 Days of Deals promotion, with different themes. Today’s theme is a Tripods Sale featuring 17 different items from Gitzo, Manfrotto, Oben, Induro, Vanguard, Benro and Sirui. The sale features 7 tripod kits and 4 heads and 4 legs and 2 monopods.
UPDATE (Wedn 12:10am ET): the sale continues… So maybe the “13 Days of Deals” do not expire at the end of the day?
This sale ends on Tuesday 11:59pm ET or earlier for any individual items that may sell out.
Here’s a screenshot of some of them:
PS: the Wednesday featured sale is 25 Wifi-related products.
Don’t look now, but Black Friday 2016 is less than 51 weeks away already. Just around the corner 🙂 And with that, we have a new shopping week, which brings us a new round of weekly promo code offers for Fry’s email newsletter subscribers (free to join their email list). Some of the offers are online-only, others are in-store-only, others are both. This is marked next to each offer in their weekly ad that covers the Dec 6-12 (2015) period. In these posts, the default for an item is to be offered in-store and online. If not, I mention it next to each item’s name, eg the mystery Canon Elph right below.
+ mystery Canon Elph (20mp, 12x optical) for $89 (in-store only; due to MAP restrictions they don’t mention the model name or have link to its product page)
+ Lowepro PROTACTIC 350AW SLR backpack for $100 (limit 1)
+ Vanguard VEO 204AB 53″ 4 Section Tripod for $70 (limit 1)
+ WOLVERINE SUPER F2D 4 IN 1 FILM TO DIGITAL for $80 (limit 1)
+ 25% additional discount on ink and toner purchases
+ various tech and storage options as usual
+ $4 Velleman digital multimeter
+ $85 Windows 10 full OEM version – or put that towards a Linux PC. I am kinda starting to lose faith in the Windows 10 promise and premise, but that’s for another day
We conclude this short visit to the Planet Of The Tripods with the Vanguard Alta CA 234AP 4-Section Aluminum Alloy Tripod (11 lbs Maximum Load Capacity, 61″ Extended Height, PH-33 Pan/Tilt Head), model “ALTA CA 234AP”, on sale for $80 with free expedited shipping at Adorama.
Fry’s posted their weekly promo code offers for the week of November 15 through 21 in 2015. These are good when you use the unique promo code found in your Fry’s individual email newsletter subscription. It is free to sign-up… Of potential camera and photo interest:
+ Sony Cybershot W710 P&S for $60 (limit 1; in-store only)
+ back like a Seinfeld rerun, refurbished Panasonic ZS35 compact-zoom with case and card for $98 (limit 1)
+ Vivitar HD action cam for $28 (limit 1; in-store only)
+ VANGUARD ESPOD CX 203AGH 61″ MAX HEIGHT. PISTOL for $40 after $10 MIR (limit 1)
+ Lowepro TAHOE BP 150AW SLR BackPack Padded – Black for $50 (limit 1)
+ 64GB Toshiba microSD with SD adapter for $20 (limit 2; in-store only)
+ 4pk Sony AA Stamina rechargeables for $9 (limit 2; in-store only)
+ 4pk Tenergy AA single-use for $0.29 (limit 10)
+ various tech and storage options as usual
The Fry’s Weekly Promo codes for the week of 11/8 to 11/14 in 2015 include the following items of chimera and photon interest: