(ENDED) Thursday Lightning Deals: Feiyu, Polaroid, Sandisk, iKross, PhotoDirector, Altura, Etc

These lighting deals expired… For future ones in the future, check the Amazon Gold Box and Camera & Photo page

After a few days of sleepiness, the Lightning Deals show signs of life with an actual camera even (a Polaroid Instant Zink one) 🙂


+ all the Amazon Gold Box lightning deals
+ Cameras Only: Old School or New School
+ Electronics: Old School or New School
+ summary of all the Prime Benefits


+ starts 5:19am ET: 4pk Altura Photo Thick Protective Neoprene Pouch Set for lenses (four different sizes; price before sale $18)

+ starts 9:24am ET: iKross 61-inch Tripod with Smartphone adapter (price before sale $38)
+ also has coupons/co-promotions of its own

+ starts 12:24pm ET: Feiyu G5 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Action Camera Stabilizer (price before sale $280)

+ starts 12:34pm ET: DIGIANT 67-inch Monopod (price before sale $15)
+ also has coupons/co-promotions of its own

+ starts 3:44pm ET: EC Tech USB 3.0 Multi-In-1 Card Reader for SD Card/CF Card/Micro SD Card and More (price before sale $15)

+ starts 5:04pm ET: WIMIUS Q1 4K Action Camera (price before sale $46)
+ also has coupons/co-promotions of its own

+ starts 5:39pm ET: DIGIANT 50 Inch Aluminum Camera Tripod + Universal Tripod Smartphone Mount and bluetooth remote control (price before sale $18~)

+ starts 7:49pm ET: Cyberlink PhotoDirector 8 Ultra (price before sale $40)

+ starts 8:14pm ET: 500GB SanDisk Ultra II SATA III SSD – 2.5-Inch 7mm Height Solid State Drive – SDSSDHII-500G-G25 (price before sale $185)

+ starts 8:14pm ET: Altura Photo Professional Cleaning Kit for DSLR Cameras (price before sale $9)

+ starts 8:29pm ET: Polaroid Snap Touch Instant Print Digital Camera With LCD Display (Black) with Zink Zero Ink Printing Technology (price before sale $180)


This section rounds up limited-time offers at Amazon that are not lightning deals. These can last from seconds to centuries since they don’t have a built-in expiration date like lightning deals do.


+ Corel AfterShot Pro 3 software for $30 (key card delivered by mail)

+ 62mm AmazonBasics UV Protection Lens Filter for $4.52
+ not to jinx it, but it’s currently not an Add-On item 🙂

+ VPower 5x10ft / 1.6x3m Photography Backdrop for $14 in black or $15 in green

+ AmazonBasics Trekker Camera Backpack for $51

+ Panasonic FZ70 superzoom for $250 (limit 3)
+ Nikon L340 superzoom (28x) for $150

+ Dostyle Light Meter for $19 (was $16)
+ MegaGear “Ever Ready” for Sony RX100 for $20
+ Ape Case ACPRO346W Metro Large Camera Case for $27

+ Tamron SP 70-200MM F/2.8 DI VC USD for $1100 in Canon EF mount (3rd parties) and Nikon FX mount (Amazon itself)
+ Manfrotto MT055XPRO3 Aluminum Tripod for $179
+ Olympus M43rds System Switch promotion (buy one camera, get up to nine lens combined purchase stackable discounts)


+ I am trying a new experiment for this section, grouping them by sub-category, eg storage together, monitors together, etc…

+ 100pk single-use AmazonBasics AA batteries for $16.52 (limit 27)
+ AC Delco 4-slot AA/AAA charger with two AA LSD batteries for $9

+ Acer V246HQL 23.6-Inch Full HD LED Backlit Widescreen LCD Monitor for $100 (limit 4; PRIME only)
+ ViewSonic VX2757-MHD 27″ 2ms 1080p FreeSync Monitor HDMI, DisplayPort for $157

+ Moto G Plus (4th Gen.) Unlocked w/U.S. Warranty for $190 (2GB RAM, 16GB storage, works on all four major carriers) for $190 (limit 3)
+ AmazonBasics Slim Case for iPhone 7 for $1+ (various options; currently not ADD-ON items)

+ various Maxell single-use AA and AAA batteries on sale

+ 200GB SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick (SDWS4-200G-G46) for $84~
+ 128GB SanDisk Ultra Dual Drive m3.0 for Android Devices and Computers (SDDD3-128G-G46) for $31.46
+ Drobo 5D: Direct Attached Storage Base Unit (5 bay array – USB 3 and Thunderbolt ports, model DRDR5A21, HDDs NOT included) for $500

+ Denon DP-300F Fully Automatic Analog Turntable for $200
+ AmazonBasics Shockproof and Waterproof Bluetooth Wireless Mini Speaker for $11~ (limit 3)


+ two separate $5 bonuses with Alexa Voice Ordering promotions

+ 12pk STRONG & KIND Protein Bars for under $11


+ you can order ADD-ON items if your Amazon order total is $25+ in products shipped/fulfilled by Amazon
+ Avery Round Color Coding Labels, 0.75 Inch, Assorted, Removable,Pack of 315 (6733) for $1 (limit 10; if you love color-coding things…)
+ McCormick Baker’s Imitation Vanilla Extract, 8 fl oz for $1 (limit 10)
+ 20-pack Sony heavy duty carbon zinc single-use AA batteries for $2.52
+ Transcend USB 3.0 SDHC / SDXC / microSDHC / SDXC Card Reader, TS-RDF5K (Black) for $6.16
+ 20oz Contigo SnapSeal Byron Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Travel Mug for $9
+ Star Wars Episode VII Black Series Titanium First Order Special Forces TIE Fighter for $3
+ 2pk X-Wing and Tie Fighter for $3~ after $2 Clip-ON coupon
+ AmazonBasics RFID Travel Neck Stash Wallet for $2 (limit 4)
+ 100-pack of AmazonBasics 1.0mm Ballpoint pens for $4.06 (black, blue)
+ Trust Yvi Wireless Mouse for $2.31 to $2.89 (three color options; AAA power)
+ AmazonBasics RFID Travel Neck Stash Wallet for $1.94 (limit 4)