Last Updated on 08/25/2018 by Mark Beckenbach
We search high and low to find the cheapest deals in photography so that you don’t have to.
Welcome back to another round of Cheap Photo. We at the Phoblographer absolutely love saving money, and we are sure you do too. We search high and low to find the cheapest deals in photography so you don’t have to. Here you will find a bevy of amazingly cheap deals on camera equipment, accessories, and software.
Cheap Camera Deals
Sony A7r III (Body Only)
The A7r III is arguably the reigning king of the full frame mirrorless camera world. This powerhouse from Sony features a 42.4 Megapixel sensor, a 3-inch tilt touch screen, 399 autofocus points, and a burst mode of 10 frames per second. The image quality and dynamic range capabilities of this camera really make it stand out from the crowd. When you factor in that the A7r III also offers 4K video, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, and in-body 5-axis image stabilization you begin to understand why this camera is taking the photography world by storm. If you are looking to buy one, now is the time. You can buy it now for $2,379.99. eBay
Canon EOS Rebel T6 with 18-55mm Lens
If you aren’t quite ready to drop the big bucks on a new mirrorless, or DSLR camera, but do want to buy a cheap DSLR to start your photography journey, the Canon Rebel T6 is a great place to start. The T6 is Canon’s entry level DSLR, but it packs quite a few features. The Rebel T6 has an 18 Megapixel sensor, three frames per second burst mode, nine autofocus points, and can connect wirelessly to your phone or computer via Wi-Fi. The included 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 kit lens is just the cherry on the cake. The EOS Rebel T6 is the perfect way to get into photography, or would make a great gift. Buy it now for $319.14. eBay
Cheap Photography Accessories
Data Color Spyder5Pro
One of the most important things when it comes to photo editing is making sure you have a properly calibrated monitor. If you aren’t careful what you see on your monitor will not represent what your image will look like in print. This is where the Spyder 5 from Datacolor comes into play. This simple to use device simply sits on your screen while you run software on your computer. The Spyder will analyze the colors on your screen and will automatically adjust them so that you can get perfect results every time you edit. If you are serious about your editing then you need one of these in your arsenal. The Spyder5 is usually $178.91, but right now you can buy it now for $135.97. Amazon
Altura Professional Rain Cover
The end of the summer sun is upon us. Blue skies will give way to gray, and the rains won’t be down in Africa, but right in your own back yard. Inclement weather and expensive cameras and lenses don’t always mix well. Even the most weather sealed cameras and lenses could benefit from an extra layer of protection from mother nature. This professional camera cover from Altura will allow you to use your camera outside no matter what the weather. Thanks to the viewing window on the back you can keep track of your settings, and the easy access sleeves make using your camera in a downpour easy. Don’t get caught out in the elements this fall and winter. Buy it now for $12.99. Amazon
Lightweight Vintage Waterproof Canvas Camera Bag
If you’re looking for a new camera bag, this waterproof vintage canvas bag from Caden might be the one for you. This bag is big enough to house your DSLR or mirrorless camera, along with a few lenses and accessories, and with it being waterproof you will not have to be worried about unexpected weather. The bag is also nicely padded and is shock and dust resistant. Normally this stylish canvas bag costs $79.99, but right now you can buy it for $30.99. Amazon
Cheap Memory Cards and Card Accessories
There’s just no excuse to not have enough memory cards these days, and honestly who can afford to be without multiple cards. Files generated by todays latest and greatest cameras are getting bigger in size all the time, which means you need more storage space. Check out these sweet deals on SD cards below.
Cheap Software, Camera Hacks and Tutorials
Post processing takes up so much time. Why not make your workflow easier with these awesome software and tutorial deals. More time behind the camera and less time in front of a screen will mean more money in your pocket.