(ENDED) Black Friday 2017 Camera and Photo Situation Room

The 2017 Black Friday and Cyber Monday week is now over… For the latest deals, check the Camera Deals blog or subscribe to its full-text RSS feed… The post below will no longer be updated but will remain as reference…

LATEST UPDATE: Friday 11/24/17 at 10am ET – Black Friday is here!!!… condensed the intro text blob into one paragraph (hooray!)…

This is a very long post, more after the break…

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This is a rolling summary of the latest camera and photo deals, a complement to our Camera Deals blog which posts deals one by one as they happen, and has a free full-text RSS feed. We also have a summary of the Black Friday Official and Leaked Ads (almost all price-matched by the internets).


+ KEH Camera Black Friday promotion running until Sunday night. Coupon code BF17A gets you a discount depending on what product you buy:
+ 25% off the Featured Items at the Promotional page
+ 10% off all other Cameras and Lenses
+ 25% off Accessories

+ 37 different day-long Gold Box Black Friday Deals du Jour‘>Amazon Gold Box Deals of the Day
+ follow individual breakdowns of this at the Gold Box hashtag

+ Woot-OFF at Sellout/Holiday and $5 flat shipping for everything you buy until Cyber Monday night at Woot (that’s four days of purchases and you only pay $5 flat shipping one time)


+ Canon Instant Savings featuring DSLRs, mirrorless, Powershots, Lenses and more

+ Nikon Instant Savings featuring DSLRs, Lenses and a few Coolpixies

+ Sony Instant Savings featuring full frame and APS-C iLCs and Cybershots and lenses and flashes and more

+ Sigma Instant Savings featuring many and more lenses


+ Nikon D750 body with MB-D16 Battery Grip and AmazonBasics Hiker Camera and Laptop Backpack ($80 value) and 128GB Samsung U3 EVO microSD (with SD adapter) for $1500 at Amazon by Amazon itself
+ Nikon D750 with 24-120 kit with same freebies for $2000

+ Get Pixma PRO 100 printer with 50pk SG-201 paper for $20 less than camera only price for select Canon DSLRs

+ Pentax K-3 II Body with BG-5 Battery Grip for $853 at B&H Photo

+ YMMV $100 off with Amazon Rewards VISA when buying the Nikon D850 (“temporarily out of stock”)
+ more details


+ Sony a6500 body only down to $1200 at Amazon and Adorama (free extras) and at B&H Photo (free extras)

+ Fuji X-A3 with 16-50mm for $350 at Amazon by Amazon itself (limit 3) and B&H Photo (with free 32GB Extreme SD and Bag) and at Adorama

+ Panasonic G7 with 14-42mm for $498 at Adorama and B&H Photo and Amazon

+ Panasonic G85 with 12-60 and 45-200 for $998 at Amazon by Amazon itself and B&H Photo and Adorama

+ Panasonic GH4 body for $900 with choice of freebie at B&H Photo: with Rode VideoMic or with Polsen Mic or with V-Log L Activation Code Kit
+ various freebies at Adorama but no freebies at Amazon

+ Leica TL body only (black) for $1199 or $1295 in silver at B&H Photo


+ refurbished Olympus 60mm f2.8 macro for $320 [m43] at Olympus Outlet store with 90-day warranty

+ Tamron SP 45mm f1.8 Di VC USD with Hoya 67mm UV NXT HMC Filter and $16 rewards for $399 at B&H Photo in Canon or Nikon only
+ same price and rewards but without the free Hoya filter at Adorama which has the Sony A in-stock as well
+ same price at Amazon with $20~ statement credit if you pay with a Prime VISA

+ Rokinon 12mm F/2.0 Ultra Wide for $284 at Adorama (with 2% rewards) and at Amazon in Fuji X, Sony E, and M43rds

+ YI 42.5mm F1.8 Lens with Macro Mode for $100 [m43] by YI with the order fulfilled by Amazon

+ refills at the Olympus Outlet store, manufacturer refurbished lenses with a 90-day Olympus USA warranty:
++ black M.Zuiko Digital ED 40-150mm f4.0-5.6 R for $60
++ M.Zuiko ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ for $150 in black or silver
++ M.Zuiko 25mm f1.8 Black for $200, while the silver goes for $230
++ the above are manufacturer refurbished

+ Olympus f1.8 M43rds Portrait (75mm and 45mm) for $900 at Adorama and B&H Photo (with $36~ promotional rewards) and by various at Amazon ($45 statement credit if paid with Prime VISA).

+ Olympus Travel Lens Kit (14-150mm f4-5.6 II and 17mm f1.8) for $699 at Adorama (with $28 rewards) and at B&H Photo (with $28 rewards) and at Amazon itself (5% rewards with PRIME VISA) and Get Olympus

+ Fuji X System: 58 options

+ Tokina (mostly Canon and Nikon): 17 options

+ Canon EF/EF-S lenses: 38 lenses and three flashes

+ Nikon F lenses: 9 options

+ Zeiss Batis and Loxia: 8 options

+ Panasonic M43 Lenses: 31 options

+ Pentax K-Lenses: 42 options including 24-70/2.8 SDM for $1100, 70-200/2.8 AW for $1600, 100/2.8 WR Macro for $500, etc

+ Sigma Lenses (various systems): 96 options including 17-50/2.8 DC OS HSM for $369, 105/2.8 HSM Macro for $569 and many more

+ Olympus M43 lenses: 15 options including 30/3.5 Macro for $199

+ Samyang Lenses (various systems): 49 options with a mix of photography-priority and video-priority lenses

+ Rokinon Lenses (various systems): 92 options with a mix of photography-priority and video-priority lenses including Sony E-system autofocus lenses


+ Fujifilm instax mini 8 Instant Film Camera for $49 at B&H Photo (three colors)

+ Canon G5X with PIXMA PRO 100 and 50pk SG-201 paper for $650 after $350 MIR at B&H Photo

+ Panasonic FZ2500 superzoom with $100 gift card for $998 at Adorama

+ Panasonic LX100 rawsumer for $650 at Adorama and B&H Photo and Amazon itself


+ YI 4K+ Sports Action Camera with four extras for $255
+ same as above plus the YI Gimbal 3-Axis Handheld Stabilizer for $336 total


+ Canon PIXMA PRO 100 Printer with 50pk SG-201 paper for $60 [was $80] after MIR (prepaid AMEX GC) at B&H Photo

+ 40% off Canvas, Aluminum and Large Prints at Amazon Prints with coupon code HolidayDecor40
+ expires 11/18/17 – see more details


+ Lowepro Scout SH 100 Shoulder Bag for Mirrorless Camera with Lens and Smartphone, Slate Blue for $8 w/free S&H at Adorama

+ Lowepro Scout SH 120 Shoulder Bag for Mirrorless Camera with Lens, Extra Lens and Smartphone, Slate Blue for $10 w/free S&H at Adorama

+ Lowepro Adventura 140 Shoulder Case for $10 at Adorama

+ Case Logic Reflexion Removable Pod Shoulder Bag for $20 at Adorama

+ Think Tank Trifecta 8 Backpack for Mirrorless Body with 3 Lenses and iPad Mini for $55 at Adorama

+ Manfrotto MBSB390-5BB Stile Veloce V Backpack for DSLR and 70-200mm, 2-3 Lenses, Tripods for $60 at Adorama

+ with free shipping


+ 8% eBay Bucks Rewards (must activate first; ends 11/16/17 PM)

+ 20% off select sellers on eBay with coupon (ends Mon 11/20/17 AM)

+ used gear purchases made at KEH Camera until 12/31/17 get a 365-day warranty instead of their usual 180-days
+ no coupon is needed, this happens automatically based on the purchase date
+ eligible used conditions start at “BGN” (Bargain) and go all the way up to “LN” (Like New)
+ “AS IS” condition is NOT eligible as usual


+ various FOSSIL Hybrid and Smartwatch sales at Amazon

+ Spend $75+ on select Toys at Amazon, get a $10 Amazon Toys credit

+ 40% off SmugMug Subscriptions (expires 11/27/17)

+ 50% off Photography BootCamp online classes at CreativeLIVE

+ TiVo Roamio OTA 1 TB DVR – With No Monthly Service Fees for $332 (lifetime service included; only works with OTA Antennas; not cable/satellite)

+ 2TB Zoolz Cloud Storage for $40 (lifetime subscription; no annual fee) for $40 at Stacksocial (new customers only; storage not stackable)

+ ROME – The Complete Series for $30 (HBO, BluRay)


+ new items that don’t fit in any of the preset categories are added to the very bottom of this page
+ Unlike previous years, I am removing expired or sold-out offers. It speeds up editing/updates and makes it more readable…