Panasonic GH4 body with your choice of FREEBIE (Rode, V-Log, etc) for $898

Panasonic Gone Wild! When I posted the Mirrorless Price Chart last week, the Panasonic GH4 was jumped up to $1500. This week though, it’s coming back down to reality, but that’s not all! It is getting some free extras as well.

At B&H Photo
+ with Rode VideoMic with Rycote Lyre Suspension System

+ with Polsen VM-180M DSLR/Video Microphone

+ with V-Log L Activation Code Kit

At Adorama
+ with Various Freebies: Corel software, 32GB Lexar SD, 24/7 TC medium holster, card wallet, screen protector, cleaning kit

+ with $36 promotional rewards as the freebie

It also goes for $898 at Amazon by Amazon itself but no free extras at the moment.

Now shipping: Canon EOS C200 EF Cinema

For fans of EF video shooting, the new Canon EOS C200 EF Cinema body only is now in-stock and ready to ship for $7499 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. Optional financing options are available through Canon Financing. Note that this item is non-returnable!

Panasonic GH5 with 12-60 OIS and V-Log code for $2598

The Panasonic GH5 with the 12-60mm f2.8-4 ASPH POWER OIS lens goes for $2598 at authorized dealers. B&H Photo is also bundling this with the Panasonic V-Log L Function Activation Code ($98 on its own) for free for a limited time.

Optionally you can extend the warranty from 1 to 3 years by filing a rebate to Panasonic.

Speaking of the GH5, the GH5 Menu System Simplified book by David Thorpe goes for $6 in Kindle or $12 in paperback.

Canon XC10 4K Professional Camcorder for $1999

The new condition Canon XC10 4K Professional Camcorder is currently on sale in new condition at authorized dealers for $1999 including B&H Photo and Adorama and Amazon itself. Included in the kit is a 64GB Sandisk CFast 2.0 memory card and a CFast card reader. This can record 4K on CFast cards only, and below that on either CFast or SD.

In-Stock Now: various RED Cinema gear at B&H

If you are a fan of RED camera gear and you are also a fan of B&H Photo, a number of RED Cinema cameras and other accessories and modules are now in-stock and ready to ship at B&H Photo, a new RED authorized dealer.

Pre-Order Panasonic AU-EVA1 Super35 Cinema Camera (Canon EF)

If you are a fan of Canon EF lenses, Panasonic video cameras, and the Super 35 format, your wishes are coming true! Panasonic has revealed their new AU-EVA1 Super35 Cinema Camera that takes Canon EF lenses. This is available for pre-ordering for $7345 at Adorama.

Used RED Cameras and Lenses (110+ options)

The new condition RED cameras, lenses and accessories are now available at Adorama as an authorized dealer. Use the sub-categories there to find items of interest.

Or if you are a fan buying used, there are over 110 used RED lenses, cameras and assorted accessories available through Adorama.

Sony PXW-FS5 4K XDCAM for $4749, w/18-105 for $5249

A new instant savings promotion running throughout August 2017 offers the new condition Sony PXW-FS5 4K XDCAM Body Only for $4749 with free expedited shipping, or bundled with the 18-105mm f4G OSS lens for $5249. This camera uses a Super 35 CMOS Sensor… Optionally, Adorama offers financing opportunities, check the “Take Note” section on the product page over there for details…

Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro and URSA 4K PL Cinema Camera Kit for $6490

For fans of the PL Mount, B&H Photo is offering the new condition Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro and URSA 4K PL Cinema Camera Kit for $6490 with free expedited shipping for a limited time… This is among the latest Featured sales over there…

Canon Cinema EOS C300 Mark II Dual Pixel CMOS AF (EF) for $9999

A $6000 instant savings promotion at the moment drops down the price of the Canon Cinema EOS C300 Mark II Camcorder Body with Dual Pixel CMOS AF (EF Lens Mount) to $9,999 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. Note that this item is non-returnable… This is one of their latest Featured Sales

Now shipping: RED Cameras at B&H

The first wave of RED cameras and accessories are now in-stock and shipping at B&H Photo. Some items are in-stock now. Others have a 2-4 weeks shipping estimate. Note that these are non-returnable and non-cancellable. Visual evidence of their arrival via tweet:

Panasonic GH4 with 12-35mm f2.8 for $1495

Good until Monday night (7/24/17), you can get the new condition Panasonic GH4 with 12-35mm f2.8 for $1495 with free shipping. The price before the sale was $2095, so that’s a pretty nice combined purchase discount for a PRO zoom lens and a previous generation flagship M43rds camera.

RED Professional video cameras can now be purchased at B&H

If you are a fan of the RED professional video cameras and B&H Photo, we have good news for you! The RED cameras and their accessories are now available for purchase at B&H Photo. A total of 21 options are available at B&H at the moment. They are currently in pre-order status. RED are specialty products, so you can’t stock them the same way you stock Canon Digital Rebels 🙂

Sony PXW-FS5 XDCAM & BP-U60 Battery Kit for $4749 after $1000 MIR

Speaking of video, B&H Photo is offering the Sony PXW-FS5 XDCAM & BP-U60 Battery Kit for $4749 after a $1000 mail-in rebate (MIR). Considering the value of the rebate, you may want to make multiple copies of everything, maybe even have it notarized? 🙂 This is a mail-in cash rebate, not gift cards. No PO Boxes.

(ENDED) Cinebody S6 (for iPhone 6 or 6S) for $99

As of 6/3/17 recheck, the price of both colors is now $126~

The Kickstarter era is bringing all kinds of things to market, which brings us to the Cinebody S6 (Black) on sale for $99 at Amazon by Amazon itself. This is compatible with only the iPhone 6 and 6S. The iPhone goes inside the Cinebody. iPhone NOT included 🙂 Check reviews and such if you are not familiar with this critter.

Adorama NAB 2017 specials (Video Centric, plus LaCie TB Storage Arrays)

Also part of the NAB 2017 sale-a-brations, Adorama has launched a diverse but video-centric NAB sale featuring Rokinon Cine lenses, a variety of lightning and studio equipment, various video-friendly cameras and camcorders, tripods, computers and more. Lots of products are offered, too many to list here individually.

In parallel, there is a freebie promotion on select LaCIE Thunderbolt Storage Arrays, you get a FREE Pelican case and a FREE Apple adapter. Eight options are available and prices range from $2999 all the way up to $9999.

UPDATE: they have also launched a 48-Hour Sale featuring a pot-pouri of camera and photo gear (a total of 33 options).

(ENDED) Z Camera 4K M43 Lightning Deal

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Heads Up: Panasonic GH5 Live Discussion Panel (and $100 gift card with Filmmaker kit)

To celebrate the upcoming release of the new Panasonic GH5, B&H Photo is planning a GH5 Live Stream Discussion Panel on Wednesday 3/29/17 1pm Eastern time. The timing is good, because it’s two hours after the Samsung Unpacked live-streaming event that will reveal the Galaxy S8 flagships.

As part of the festivities of the GH5 event, B&H Photo is bundling a $100 B&H Photo gift card with pre-orders of the GH5 Film Maker’s Kit for $2870. This kit goes for $870 more than the standard GH5 kit and includes four Panasonic accessories (official Battery Grip, DMW-XLR1 XLR Microphone Adapter, AC adapter, DC coupler), along with the $100 gift card.

Canon EOS C100 Cinema BO w/Extra Battery for $1799

The Canon EOS C100 Cinema EOS Camera (Body Only) is going further down, it is now on sale for $1800 with free shipping at B&H Photo with a extra Canon BP-955 battery included by B&H… Please note that this, like other professional Cinema Canon products are NOT returnable to the sellers. Any issues have to be dealt with the manufacturer (warranty)…

(ENDED) B&H Daily Deals (Sunday): Bower 16mm T2.2 (N) for $200, Hahnemuhle, G-Tech

This group of offers expired… For future action, check the B&H Photo Daily Deals

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Canon EOS C100 Cinema EOS Camera (Body Only) with Extra Battery for $2500

Video killed the radio star, but it doesn’t have to kill your wallet 🙂 The Canon EOS C100 Cinema EOS Camera (Body Only) along with a bonus Canon BP-955 battery is on sale for $2500 with free shipping at B&H Photo. Keep in mind, Canon cinema cameras are non-returnable. Any issues have to be addressed through the manufacturer warranty, they cannot be returned to the retailer.

(ENDED) Ends 10:10pm ET: Samyang Cine SYCV24M-S 24mm T1.5 Cine (Sony Alpha) for $479

This lightning deal expired…

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Canon 1D C Body for $5000

New condition authorized-dealer supplies for the Canon 1D C body only Cinema DSLR are running on the dry side, but if you want it, it is still available in-stock and in new condition for $5000 at B&H Photo. Note that this is sold as non-returnable item. If you have any issues with it, you have to go through the Canon warranty. This is not an uncommon practice for professional video equipment where returns can be used as “temporary rentals” by film makers on a shoestring budget.

PS: I have began a full frame cameras price check for the upcoming “Price Charts” series, this is the first of potentially more full frame discount posts to come (assuming there are more mentionables that is).

Canon 1D C Body for $4999

From FREE we rev up to $4999 in just two blog posts, B&H Photo is offering the Canon EOS-1D C Body Only for $4999 with free expedited shipping. Offer ends 8/31/16. This is NOT returnable. Any issues must be addressed through the manufacturer warranty.

Canon EOS-1D C Camera (Body Only) for $4999

The Canon EOS-1D C Camera (Body Only) is currently on sale for $4999 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo until 7/31/16. Please note this item is non-refundable!

UPDATE: this is also available for $4999 at Adorama.

Pre-order Sale: Canon EOS C100MK II Wedding/Documentary Kit (EF) for $5500

Wedding season is upon us, and there are plenty of reasons to film documentaries these days, which is perhaps why this Canon EOS C100MK II Wedding/Documentary Kit (EF mount version) is on sale for $5500 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. This is a pre-order sale, there is no estimated shipping date yet for this bundle that includes a Ronin-M Stabilizer among other things.

(ENDED) Brinno TLC200 Pro HDR Time Lapse Camera for $120

This daily offer expired… The B&H Photo Daily Deal good until 11:59pm ET on Monday or earlier if sold out is the Brinno TLC200 Pro HDR Time Lapse Video Camera for $120 with free S&H.

(ENDED) Prime Only: Polaroid Cube HD 1080p Action Camera for $65 w/free S&H (Anker 20000mah for $27)

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New Canon Cine Pro Video Instant Savings

For fans of Canon’s Cine Pro video line of products, a new round of Instant Rebates has rolled out featuring a variety of EOS C300 and C100 camera kits and the 17-120mm T2.95 lenses. You can find them all nicely organized at Adorama.

In-stock now: Canon EOS C100MK II Wedding and Documentary Kit for $5999

Since fate has created a mini medium format theme today, how about a professional wedding and documentary photography bundle? The Canon EOS C100MK II Wedding/Documentary Kit is now in-stock and ready to ship for $6000 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. It is eligible for the optional Canon Financial financing offers for business customers. NOTE: this is NOT returnable!

The kit is centered on the EOS C100 Mark II Cinema EOS Camera with Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Body Only) kit and includes a number of additional items: AVX Camera-Mountable Lavalier Digital Wireless Set (ME2 Lavalier), Ronin-M 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer, and SKB Case Holds Entire Package for the whole package. See pictures and “In the Box” sections over there for complete details.

In-stock now: Panasonic GX85 w/12-32 & Travel Freebies, Z Camera E1 (m43), JVC Video Camera

In addition to the items tracked in the Stock Tracker, the following items are also now in-stock and ready to ship at B&H Photo (they are back after the Holidays):

+ Panasonic GX85 w/12-32 with bonus Travel Charger/Battery bundle for $798

+ Z Camera E1 Mini 4K Interchangeable Lens Camera (M43rds) for $699

+ JVC GY-HM620 ProHD Mobile News Camera for $2995

+ this is a new pre-order item (in-stock early August 2016): Zeiss VR One Plus Virtual Reality Smartphone Headset for $129

DSLR Video Bundles: Nikon D750, Canon 7D II and 5D III

Among the many NAB Specials at B&H there are some DSLR Video bundles that include accessories help with DSLR Audio/Video, such as mics and such. There are bundles centered around three different DSLRs, the Nikon D750 kits and the Canon 7D Mark II kits and the Canon 5D Mark III kits. Most of the NAB specials expire 4/21.

Also note that B&H offices will be closed starting 7pm ET on 4/21/16 and will reopen 5/1/16 at 10am.

Z Camera E1 Mini 4K Interchangeable Lens Camera for $599 [M43]

The Z Camera E1 Mini 4K Interchangeable Lens Camera (micro four thirds mount) is on sale for $599 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. No coupon is needed for this offer, but like many of the B&H NAB specials, it expires on 4/21/16 at 11:59pm ET…

Canon Cinema C100 Dual Pixel for $3000 (non-Dual for $2500)

B&H Photo has a sale on a couple of Canon Cinema cameras with EF mounts, but please note these are non-returnables! First up, the Canon C100 Cinema with Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Body Only) goes for $3000 with free expedited shipping, while the non Dual Pixel goes for $2500.

Pre-order new Canon EF Super35mm ME200S-SH Camera and 18-80mm T4.4 EF Lens

The EF Mount is trying to kill the Video Star perhaps 🙂 Which brings us to a brand new square don’t-call-me-RED-competitor EF-mount blocky camera from Canon, the Canon ME200S-SH Multi-Purpose Video & Still Super35mm Camera, available for pre-order for $5000 at Adorama. Coming along with it is the brand new Canon Compact-Servo 18-80mm T4.4 EF Lens available for pre-order for $5225.

UPDATE: this is also available at B&H Photo including a Cinema Package for $21K that includes a variety of video gear that go with it.

Pre-order Panasonic Cinema VariCam LT 4K S35 Digital Cinema Camera (EF Mount) for $16,500

And now a pre-order for Cinema-level video cameras, the Panasonic Cinema VariCam LT 4K S35 Digital Cinema Camera with an interchangeable stainless steel Canon EF Mount is available for pre-order for $16,500 with free expedited shipping when it becomes available at B&H Photo.

Panasonic AG-AF100A Digital Cinema Camcorder (M43) for $1999

Digital Video killed the VHS star (I think that’s what that old song said) 🙂 Which brings us to further price sliding on the Panasonic AG-AF100A Digital Cinema Camcorder (M43rds mount) going for $1999 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.

Canon EOS C100 Mark II Cinema EOS Camera w/ Dual Pixel CMOS for $4500

The Canon EOS C100 Mark II Cinema EOS Camera with the Dual Pixel CMOS functionality is now on sale for $4500 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. Please note this item is NOT returnable… For business customers, Canon offers a leasing program through Canon Financial, 0% on a 24 Month term or 2% on a 36 Month term. The PDF file over there has all the details… If you also need lenses with it, when you page down over there, you will see bundles with some common Canon lenses… If price-checking around, make sure you compare Dual Pixel and Mark II model prices…

In-stock now: Blackmagic Design Micro Cinema Camera for $995

The Blackmagic Design Micro Cinema Camera (M43rds mount) is now in-stock and ready to ship for $995 at multiple retailers including B&H Photo and Adorama (free hdmi cable and cleaning trinkets) and various at Amazon (not Amazon itself).

Panasonic AG-AF100A with 14-140mm OIS and Extra Battery and two 32GB SDHC for $1995

The Panasonic AG-AF100A M43rds digital cinema camera is bundled in a Starter Kit with the Panasonic 14-140mm f3.5-5.6 POWER O.I.S. Lens along with an extra Panasonic VW-VBG6 Lithium-Ion Battery Pack and two 32GB Transcend SDHC cards and a video-camera bag, all together for $1995 with free shipping at B&H Photo.

Canon Instant Savings: Professional Camcorders (11 options)

Canon has a soccer/football team of Instant Savings on eleven Professional Camcorders with prices ranging from $1300 to $3500, featuring products in the XA- and XF- product lines. You can see all participating items nicely organized at B&H Photo.

Panasonic AG-AF100A Starter Kit with 14-140mm Lens for $2495

Micro Four Thirds video-priority action now, with the Panasonic AG-AF100A Starter Kit with the Panasonic 14-140mm f3.5-5.6 POWER OIS Lens along with an extra 3rd-party battery and two 32GB Transcend SDHC cards and a Pearstone camera bag, all together for $2495 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo.

Pre-order Sony PXW-Z150 4K XDCAM Camcorder for $3595

4K killed the 1080p video star, as the song says (if memory serves me well). Sony has a brand new 4K camcorder using a 1″ Exmor RS CMOS sensor and a 12x optical Sony G lens, the PXW-Z150 4K XDCAM Camcorder, available for pre-order for $3595 with free shipping at Adorama and B&H Photo.

Varavon Birdycam II 3-Axis Motorized Gimbal Stabilizer with free TPower for $1700

B&H Photo is offering the Varavon Birdycam II 3-Axis Motorized Gimbal Stabilizer with a free Varavon 16V TPower for BCII/BMPCC Camera automatically included by B&H during this promotion, for $1700 with free shipping… While there, they are offering the Elvid 7″ FieldVision Pro Monitor with Scopes for $650 with free shipping, and they also offer the Lenovo 14″ ThinkPad T450 Ultrabook for $600…

Pre-order Canon XA30 and XA35 professional camcorders

While we are on the topic of video, B&H Photo is accepting pre-orders for the new Canon XA30 Professional Camcorder for $2000 and the Canon XA35 Professional Camcorder for $2500. Release estimate is late December 2015.

Free iPad Mini with select JVC Professional Video cameras (3 options)

For a limited time only, Adorama is bundling a free iPad Mini (16GB, Wifi) when you purchase one of these three professional JVC video cameras. The iPad will be included automatically while this promotion is running (it is shown in the individual product pages as long as the promotion continues). No coupons, no rebates needed.

In-stock nao: Blackmagic Design Micro Ultra HD Studio Camera 4K (M43) for $1300

For the early adopters, the Micro Four Thirds Blackmagic Design Micro Ultra HD Studio Camera 4K is now in-stock and ready to ship to your front door or office for $1300 with free expedited shipping by Adorama.

Canon XC10 + 1yr Premiere Pro Creative Cloud + 64GB Extreme Pro CFast 2.0 + Extreme Pro CFast 2.0 card reader for $2500

If you are interested in getting the Canon XC10 video camera, Adorama is offering a bundle for the same $2500 price at authorized Canon USA dealers. You get a free 64GB Sandisk Extreme Pro CFast 2.0 memory card, a Sandisk Extreme Pro CFast 2.0 card reader, and a one year subscription to the Adobe Premiere Pro Creative Cloud. The Creative Cloud offer is redeemed separately through Canon’s promotions by you (the buyer).

Sony a7S II + Sony PMW-F5 CineAlta 4K + Extras for $17,000

From the $1 photo paper in the previous post, we now go to a $17,000 video bundle 🙂 Adorama is offering a big Sony Video Bundle for $17,000 with free shipping. It is temporarily on backorder but you can order it now if you like the price. For that, you get the Sony PMW-F5 CineAlta 4K PMW Series HD Camcorder, along with the Sony a7S II body only digital camera, the Sony DVFEL100 OLED Viewfinder for PMW-F5 & PMW-F55, the Sony PMW-F5 Software Upgrade for XAVC 4K and XAVC QFHD Recording and Playback, the Sony VCTFSA5 Shoulder Mount for PMW-F5, PMW-F55 Cameras, the BlackMagic Design Davinci Resolve, Correction Software V 10.1, and a Sony USB 3.0 SxS Memory Card Reader/Writer… For comparison, the F5 on its own goes for $16,500 at authorized Sony dealers…

Sony NEX-FS100U Super 35mm Video Camera for $1600

The Sony NEX-FS100U Super 35mm video camera body only (takes E-mount lenses) is now down to $1600 with free expedited shipping at Adorama.

While on the topic of video, also at Adorama, in-stock and ready to ship it is (obligatory Yoda-ish which I’m sure will be overly-done world-wide in the next few months) the Panasonic AG-DVX200 Camcorder for $4200. This has a 13x Leica optical zoom fixed lens.