In-stock now: Manfrotto 290 Xtra tripods (9 options)

For the early adopters of new tripods, the new Manfrotto 290 Xtra tripods are now in-stock and ready to ship at Adorama. There are nine options there, some are bundles. Prices range from $140 to $300.

Sony a7R II body + Manfrotto MKBFRA4LBH BeFree Tripod + Zoom Microphone + more for $3200

If you are interested in the Sony a7r II body-only, and you do not object to get a boatload of extra accessories, for $3200 with free shipping, Amazon has created a a7r II bundle that includes:

  • Manfrotto MKBFRA4LBH BeFree Compact Aluminum Travel Tripod Blue
  • Sony ECMGZ1M Gun / Zoom Microphone (Black)
  • Sony 32GB Class 10 UHS-1/U3 SDHC up to 94MB/s Memory Card (SF32UX2/TQ)[NEWEST VERSION]
  • Sony LCSBP2 3 way Style Flexible Carrying Case for Sony Alpha (Back)
  • Sony PCKLM15 LCD Protector for DSC-RX1 (Black)

Simply add to cart and proceed to checkout. No coupons, no rebates. The price at checkout will be $3200 (plus whatever taxes are applicable).

Weekly Fry’s promo codes: refurb Pana ZS35 zoom for $100 (B&M only), Case Logic, Manfrotto, etc

A new week is here and Fry’s has a new round of promo code offers for email subscribers (free to join their email list) for the week of Sept 20-26 (2015). Some offers are good in-store, some online, some at both places. The default in our post is both places unless otherwise indicated. Of potential chimera and photon interest:

+ refurbished Panasonic ZS35 with card and case for $100 (in-store only; limit 1)
+ Case Logic Luminosity DSLR + tablet backpack (DSB-101-BLACK) for $50 (limit 1)
+ Manfrotto Compact Advanced Tripod (MKCOMPACTADV-B) for $60 (limit 1)
+ eMatic 720p Action Camera for $30 (in-store only; limit 1)
+ 28-inch UpStar 4K monitor for $250 (in-store only; limit 1)
+ 50pk Optimum DVD-R or DVD+R blank discs for $5.88 (limit 5)
+ USB to microUSB OTG cable for 99c (limit 3)
+ 20% off inks (excludes Samsung) (limit 5)
+ various tech and storage options as usual

Manfrotto MKBFRA4-BHC BeFree Tripod for $179

The Manfrotto MKBFRA4-BHC BeFree travel tripod is currently on sale for $179 with free shipping in new condition by OneCall.com or if you have Amazon gift cards to spend, by OneCall upon Amazon.

On the other hand, if you are comfortable with open-box purchases, you can get it for $170 with free shipping by Focus Camera on eBay (five units left as of the time of writing) [don’t forget the limited time 5X eBay Bucks offer if you are eligible for that].

Manfrotto Bella Shoulder Bag: $10 to $15 (shipping depends)

They spell it with one “l”, so it’s probably not a Bela Lugosi homage, but let’s get back on track before this runs out of control completely. There are various sales of the Manfrotto Bella shoulder bags. Prices and shipping are intertwined in these, so it depends which one may work better for you. Here we geaux:

+ Manfrotto Bella II charcoal/brown (they call the color “bungee cord”) for $10 + shipping at B&H Photo
+ free shipping if your order total is $49+ – save it for future purchase or get five of these to get free shippings

+ Manfortto Bella II black for $13 with free shipping for Prime members at Amazon.com (seller is Roberts LP, fulfilled by Amazon herself, limit 30)
+ non-Prime members free shipping with $35+ order (which you get to if buy three of these)
+ speaking of Amazon, if you are not tired of Tom Cruise scifi movies, the BluRay+DVD set of “Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow” is on sale for $10 (limit 3)

+ Manfrotto Bella III (because there’s always a newer model) charcoal/brown for $15 with free shipping at B&H Photo
+ same price but shipping is extra in Deep Purple

+ NOTE: B&H will begin accepting orders again on Tuesday at 5:30pm Eastern

Manfrotto 294 Carbon Fiber Tripod with 496RC2 Ball Head for $190

The Manfrotto 294 Carbon Fiber Tripod with 496RC2 Ball Head is on sale for $190 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. Offer ends Tuesday at 11:59pm ET or earlier if sold out. B&H has a holiday closing, that’s why this runs for 72 hours – check their website for details and order cut-off points.

(ENDED) Friday Lightning Deals: Rokinon 12/f2 (E-mount), Drift Action, Lightdow, Manfrotto, BogGear, etc

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

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(SOLD OUT) Manfrotto Advanced Shoulder Bag VII for $20 w/free s&h

This offer sold-out before its expiration time… For more B&H action, check their Featured Deals

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In-stock nao: Manfrotto 290 Tripods & Monopods (15 options)

The Manfrotto 290 line-up of tripods and monopods is now in-stock and ready to ship at Adorama. Free expedited shipping. A total of 15 products have arrived, with prices ranging from $50 to $300.

Tripods Etc sales: Manfrotto, Velbon, Steadicam, Intova, Video Heads

To cover some ground faster, in this post, we round up a number of Tripods Etc (tripods, monopods, and other stabilizers and holders) currently on sale at B&H Photo (with free shipping unless otherwise indicated):

+ Manfrotto 293 Carbon Fiber Tripod with MH293D3-Q2 3-Way Pan/Tilt Head with Folding Handles for $200
+ Manfrotto MK293A4-D3Q2 Aluminum Tripod 4S with 3-Way Pan Head for $120
+ Manfrotto 055 Magnesium Ball Head with Q2 Quick Release for $200
+ Velbon Ultra Stick M53 Aluminum Monopod for $40
+ Steadicam Solo Stabilizer & Monopod for $300
+ Sirui Video Heads (two options, $180, $300)
+ Tovatec Base Tray w/ Double Handle for $50
+ ProTapes tape (two options; tapes are “holders” – the loophole to include them in this round-up :-))

Sunpak 423PX2 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod for $80

The Sunpak 423PX2 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod is currently on sale for $80 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo… While there, the Manfrotto Pro Shoulder Bag 20 is on sale for $35 with free shipping (upgraded to expedited if your order total is $49+)…

(SOLD OUT) Thur: Manfrotto 294 Carbon Fiber Tripod with 804RC2 3-Way Head for $190

AS of a 8/6/15 PM check, this offer sold-out before its 24 hour expiration. B&H daily deals seem to sell out at a higher percentage than the typical internet retailer, so if you see something you are interested in, you may not want to wait until the last minute… For more B&H action, check their Featured Deals page.

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Manfrotto MKBFRC4-BH BeFree Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod with Travel Backpack for $300

Bundle time at Adorama, they are offering the Manfrotto MKBFRC4-BH BeFree Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod with the Advanced Manfrotto Travel Backpack together for $300 with free expedited shipping.

Manfrotto Pro 30 Shoulder for $50 [updated]

From the Bag the Bags department, we have two camera bag specials with free shipping from Adorama as follows:

+ Manfrotto Professional 30 Shoulder Bag for $50
+ this sold out: Lowepro Scope Photo Travel 350 AW Backpack, Dark Olive for $40
+ end by 7/31/15 or earlier if sold out

Speaking of Adorama, they are offering the refurbished 13.3″ HP Spectre Spectre x360 2-in-1 Touchscreen Laptop for $750 with free shipping (i7-5500U, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, 360 degree hinge, 1920×1080, Win 8.1, etc)

Manfrotto 055 Magnesium Ball Head with Q5 Quick Release for $220

The Manfrotto 055 Magnesium Ball Head with Q5 Quick Release is currently on sale for $220 with free shipping with a limit of ten per customer at B&H Photo.

Manfrotto ML120 Pocket LED for M43 for $35 w/free s&h

The Manfrotto ML120 Pocket-12 LED Light for Micro Four Thirds is currently on sale for $35 with free shipping by Roberts LP thru Amazon. It ships from Roberts LP, so it is not eligible for free 2-day Prime shipping. You can buy as many as you like.

(ENDED) Manfrotto Agile II Sling Bag (Star White) for $30

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Manfrotto MB MP-H-40BB holster for $20 w/free S&H {also Lowepro sale}

From the bag the bags department, the Manfrotto MB MP-H-40BB Pro Holster Plus 40 (Black) is currently on sale for $20 with free shipping by Adorama on Amazon and Adorama directly and B&H Photo.

Meanwhile the Lowepro sale has returned at Adorama with this colorful trio:
+ Lowepro Photo Sport 12L Shoulder Bag, Purple/Gray for $18
+ Lowepro Passport Sling II Camera Bag, Black/Red for $20
+ Lowepro Nova Sport 35L AW Shoulder Bag for 1-2 Pro DSLRs with Attached Lens, Pepper Red for $24
+ you can buy as many as you like during this sale

Lexar Professional SD and CF sale (25 options)

Adorama has a Lexar Storage Sale good until 6/13/15 featuring Professional SD and Compactflash and xQD memory cards along with USB flash drives. A total of 25 items are part of the sale (they overflow to page #2 over there). Free shipping regardless of price. They include a 16GB SD (633x) for $10, 32GB SD (633x) for $15, 64GB SD (633x) for $25, two 64GB SD (1000x) for $65 and many more. Some items are eligible for the “Buy more and save” quantity purchase discounts (buy 2 or 3 or more of the same item and pay a slightly lower per item price).

Speaking of Adorama, they continue the $15 with free shipping offer on the Manfrotto MMC3-01 Compact Monopod.

IF you like doing mail-in rebates (amount returned via prepaid gift cards, not checks), you can get this HP 10″ laptop sleeve for FREE after a $10 mail-in rebate, and this Wacom CS150K Bamboo Stylus Duo Pen (mobile devices, not graphics tablets) for $1 after a $10 mail-in rebate. MIR promotions expire 6/12/15. The MIRs are specific to Adorama, you cannot use these forms for other retailers.

Manfrotto MMC3-01 Compact Monopod for $15

Monopod time, Adorama is offering the Manfrotto MMC3-01 Compact Monopod for $15 with free shipping. You can buy as many as you like.

Speaking of camera holders with legs, two new punk-themed 3 Legged Thing tripods are now in-stock and ready to ship (free expedited shipping) at Adorama. The 3 Legged Thing Evolution 3 Punks Vyv 5-Section Alloy Tripod with Airhed Mohawk Ballhead (44lbs Maximum Capacity, 55.5″ Maximum Height) goes for $200 while the 3 Legged Thing Evolution 3 Punks Rick 5-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod and Airhed Mohawk Ballhead (44lbs Maximum Capacity, 58.9″ Maximum Height). Johnny Rotten not included!

Manfrotto ML240 Mini-24 LED Panel for $34 w/free S&H

The Manfrotto ML240 Mini-24 LED Panel for Micro Four Thirds Cameras and DSLRs (6000K) is on a while-supplies-last sale for $34~ with free shipping at Adorama.

Manfrotto Lumie Series LED lights ($50 Play, $120 Muse)

The new Manfrotto Lumie Series LED lights are currently on sale with free shipping at Adorama. The Play LED Light goes for $50 while the Muse LED Light goes for $120. A total of eight products are part of this line.

Woot Plus Camera Sale: refurb D5300, NX200, NEX-3, a3000, Galaxy, etc

Woot Plus has a Camera Deal Event good until 2/9/15 at 12am central. It includes, among others, the following camera and accessories:

+ refurb Nikon D5300 w/18-55 for $530
+ refurb Samsung NX200 w/18-55 for $400
+ open-box Sony NEX-3 w/16-50 for $280
+ refurb Sony a3000 w/18-55 for $220
+ new condition Sony 55-210 f4.5-6.3 for $220
+ refurb Samsung EK-GC110 Android camera for $180
+ Gitzo GT-531 Mountaineer Series tripod for $150
+ Manfrotto MK294A3-D3RC2BB 294 Aluminum Kit, Tripod 3 Sections with 3-Way Head QR for $90
+ Sunpak VL-LED-30 30 LED HDSLR Camera Video Light for $30
+ and a few more
+ see them all at Woot Plus

(ENDED) Manfrotto End by 8:50pm ET: MK055XPRO3-BH 055 for $250 or MT055CXPRO3 055 for $480

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Manfrotto Advanced Travel Backpack for $80 after $20 MIR

If you don’t want to chase camera bags in lightning deals or daily deals, Adorama is offering the Manfrotto Advanced Travel Backpack for $80 with free expedited shipping, after a $20 mail-in rebate.

(ENDED) Ends 9:50pm ET: Manfrotto 229 3D Super-Pro Head for $213

This 4-hour lightning deal expired… One of today’s Lightning Deals, ending by 9:50pm ET today, is the Manfrotto 229 3D Super-Pro Head – Replaces 3039 offered for $213 with free shipping. No rebates. 42% claimed as of 7:11pm ET.

(ENDED) Ends by 9:50pm ET: Manfrotto MVH502A,546BK-1 for $308 after $125 MIR

This 4-hour lightning deal expired… Another potentially interesting Gold Box Lightning deal went live at Amazon, the Manfrotto MVH502A,546BK-1 Professional Fluid Video System with Aluminum Legs and Mid Spreader (Black) is on sale for $433 with free shipping. It also has a $125 mail-in rebate promotion running on it, which brings the price down to $308 after the mail-in rebate. Offer ends by 9:50pm ET today (Cyber Monday) or earlier if sold out.

B&M: New York November 12 Big Adorama In-Store Sale

On Sunday November 12, the Adorama brick and mortar store is going to be having a big discount event. This is at their B&M store, not the website, so you need to be physically present in New York or have one of your minions there. The event is 4:30pm to 10pm New York time. Because prices will be lower than usual, they cannot announce prices and products ahead of time. The manufacturers participating in the event include Canon, Lexar, Profoto, Sandisk, Manfrotto, Adorama’s house brands, and more. You must needs RSVP for the event. Did I mention food and open bar? 😉 I mean, there will be tech demos and galleries and giveaways 🙂

(ENDED) Ends Mon 3am ET: Manfrotto 055XPROB Pro Tripod for $110

This limited time offer ended… Ending at 3am eastern on Monday 11/3/14, you can get the Manfrotto 055XPROB Pro Tripod Legs (Black) for $110 with free shipping at Amazon by Amazon herself with a limit of three per customer.

Refurbished camera sale at Woot Plus: Sony a3000 w/18-55 for $255 [also Gitzo, Manfrotto]

Woot Plus has a refurbished camera sale featuring mostly old and refurbished cameras, including the refurb Sony NEX-3 with 18-55 for $240, refurb Sony a3000 w/18-55 for $250 (limit 1) – note that it currently goes for $300 in new condition at Amazon (limit 2) – refurbished Fuji S4830 superzoom for $80, and a few other superzooms and P&S cameras (Samsung, Sony, Pentax, Fuji, JVC). They also feature Gitzo and Manfrotto tripods and camera bags and Monster brand memory cards (Dr. Dre not included!), and these are new condition. Shipping is $5 flat regardless of how many you buy. Promotion ends on 11/1/14 at 12am CT (I don’t know if they mean 11:59pm or 12:01am) or earlier for any items that sell out.