Archives for March 8, 2021

Tue: Tokina 17-35mm f4 PRO FX for $359 [N] or $399 [C], Etc

My oh my! It’s back to back LENS DAYS at the B&H Photo daily deals, this one good until Tuesday 3/9/21 at 11:59pm eastern time (or earlier if sold out) as follows:

+ Tokina 17-35mm f4 PRO FX for $359 in the Nikon F system
+ the Canon version is not part of the daily-deals, but it is on sale on its own for $399
+ this is the “previous generation” of the lens
+ the “current generation” is the ATX-i version available in Canon or Nikon and going for $599 (current default price)
+ this is blog-typo-certified to be Tokina, not Tamron!

+ NaNuK 918 Case with Cubed Foam Insert (Black) for $80

+ GVM Professional Video Carbon Fiber Motorized Camera Slider (32″) for $239
+ Scott Bakula NOT included

+ ACER 15.6″ Aspire 5 Series Laptop for $600
+ i7-1065G7 Quad, 12GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB M.2 SSD, 15.6″ 1920 x 1080, Integrated Intel Iris Plus Graphics, etc

+ Ultrasone headphones for $100 after automatic in-cart coupons…

REMINDER the lens day at the Adorama daily deals is good until Tuesday at 10am ET (or earlier if sold out). IT is the new condition Tokina 100mm f2.8 FIRIN Macro for $499 in the Sony FE. The lens is not made in other systems.

Yes, it’s a Tokina Double Lens Day! Tokina time, Believe it!

Tokina Firin 100mm f2.8 MACRO for $499 [Sony E]

It’s a very rare day! We have a double lens day! Not only is the previously mentioned B&H Photo daily deal includes a lens, but the Monday Adorama daily deal [changes Tuesday 10am ET or earlier if sold out] also includes a lens!

+ Tokina 100mm f2.8 FIRIN Macro for $499 in the Sony E
+ only available in this option
+ lifesize 1:1 at around one foot from sensor plane
+ this is an FE (35mm full frame) lens

+ Movo NS-10 Padded Rapid Camera Sling Strap with Quick Release for $5

+ Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15.6″ HD Touchscreen Notebook for $500
+ i5-10210U 1.6GHz, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Windows 10 Home, etc

UPDATE at the Amazon Gold Box they have a sale on 24 Razer computer accessories including keyboards, headsets, mice [but not men] and more… Jealous of them, Logitech is running in parallel a Lightspeed gear sale with the G803 and G604 mouses [I’m told it’s the new plural, “mice” has been cancelled”], and a G560 gaming-speaker type thing, guaranteed to annoy everyone around you 😉

Day #2 of B&H Depth of Field Starts Monday at 630pm ET

Day #2 of the the 4th annual B&H Photo Depth of Field Conference starts on Monday 3/8/21 at 6:30pm eastern time [New York time]. In addition to the “main room” that is live-streaming on YouTube [see yesterday’s post], they have three different virtual ballrooms, each one having its own day-long schedule running in parallel.

And this being B&H, they are also running an assorted set of Trade Show deals. Among them you can find:

+ 124 Camera offers
+ 307 Lenses of DSLR and Mirrorless
+ 279 Photo Accessories
+ 219 options under Computers/Tech
+ 212 Lighting options
+ 32 options under Video

Monday: Sigma 40mm f1.4 DG HSM ART for $949, refurb Nikon Binos, Vello Lens Adapters (41), Manfrotto, Tamrac, Tiffen, Zoom, CamBee, Etc

Hooray-hooray it’s a LENS DAY at the Monday 3/8/21 B&H Photo daily deals, good until 11:59pm ET or earlier if sold out…

+ Sigma 40mm f1.4 DG HSM ART in your choice of Canon EF, Nikon F or Sony E for $949

+ Tiffen VND filters, 72mm or 77mm or 82mm, $40 to $60 depending on size

+ lensaholics of the world unite and take over!
+ 41 options of Vello Lens adapters, $12 to $69, covering all sorts of combinations and permutations
+ the dream of the 90s is alive, any lens on any camera [almost]

+ Tamrac Quick Release Suede Microfiber Shoulder Strap (Black) for $10

+ Impact Luxbanx Duo Small Strip Softbox (12 x 36″) for $55 with FREE Impact Fabric Grid for Small Strip Luxbanx (12 x 36″) included by B&H automagically during the promotion

+ Manfrotto MT190CXPRO3 Carbon Fiber Tripod for $300 after $150 off automatic in-cart coupon

+ Zoom H1n 2-Input / 2-Track Portable Handy Recorder with Onboard X/Y Microphone for $70

+ flash deal: Manfrotto Noreg Camera Backpack-30 for $90

+ next flash deal: CamBee VL30B 30W Video LED Light
+ price before sale $199

+ find them all at the B&H Photo daily deals

UPDATE #1: it’s Nikon time at the Woot daily deals but NO, not the cameras and lenses. It’s a sale on refurbished Nikon optics, an ACULON A30 bino for $50 and a ACULON A11 laser rangerfinder for $105… They come with a 90-day Woot warranty…

Also at Woot, the main deal is a 14″ EVOO Windows laptop with a 1-year Office 365 for $190, and under “Computers” there’s a refurbished HP EliteBook for $480…