Black Friday deals

I've heard a rumour that it's Black Friday. Something about starting Christmas shopping? Or maybe getting deals on your purchases? Here are a the deals and offers that we've heard about. Do keep checking back throughout the day as it'll be updated as and when we hear of more.


Most of the big retailers are offering discounts on a vast range of cameras, usually around $100. Ones to look out for include:

  • Nikon D3100 with 18-55mm and 55-200mm lens kit from Adorama: $496.95
  • Pentax K-50 (white) with 18-55mm lens from Adorama: $546.95
  • Canon 60D body-only from B&H: $599
  • Olympus OM-D E-M5 with 12-50mm f/3.5-5.6 EZ Zoom lens from Adorama: £1,099


Again, lots of lenses on offer from the big retailers. Best to go look for yourself.

  • Lensbaby - selective focus lenses that don't break the bank:
    • Spark special offer that includes a Lensbaby Spark, 1.6 telephoto adapter, 0.6x wide angle adapter, +4 & +10 macro filter kit, only valid Friday 29 November


  • Lollipod - the sweetie-coloured, lightweight versatile support devices:
    • Buy two, get a third free, valid until Firday 6 December
  • Olloclip - attachable iPhone lenses:
    • 10% off all purchases before Monday 2 December by entering the code CYBERMONDAY13


  • Adobe Lightroom 5
    • Both Adorama and B&H are selling Lightroom 5 for $109


  • Photoristic - the iPad editing app that I reviewed earlier this year which is great for creating your own presets:
    • Friday 29 November: 80% off, $0.99
    • Satrday 30 November and Sunday 1 December: 55% off, $1.99
    • Monday 2 December: 40% off, $2.99


Ilex, the house that publishes many of the books that Haje and I write, has some great deals on e-books over the weekend. Many are half price, and that includes three written by Haje and one written by me. As well as some by Miss Aniela, Lara Jade, and Brooke Shaden, amongst others!


Fracture (images printed on glass) are offering 50% off gift cards until midnight (EST) tonight.