Cyber Monday mostly deal free

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I'm not seeing anything on the cybermonday ads that move me. They just look like regular best sale prices you see randomly throughout the year, maybe 4X a year, and used gear is still a better buy IMO.

Has anyone seen anything that's pretty good? The Oly 20% discount off the refurb is the best I've seen.
 

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I haven't seen anything that moved me in the least. I was really hoping for one of eBay's % off everything coupons, which come along sometimes, but no dice.
 

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For myself, I found only GoPro Black with Bundle for $349 I think an awesome deal. It is still at BH inv number GOH8BB. But not m43 related so...
 

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I'm not seeing anything on the cybermonday ads that move me. They just look like regular best sale prices you see randomly throughout the year, maybe 4X a year, and used gear is still a better buy IMO.

Has anyone seen anything that's pretty good? The Oly 20% discount off the refurb is the best I've seen.
IF you think the sales are bad in the US, try Canada. We don't even get access to Olympus refurbs.
 

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For me the only interesting MFT deals were from Panasonic (G9 and GX85).

I was ready to splurge on an E-M1 II & 12-40 Pro this year if Olympus was going to compete with Panasonic on price, but it didn’t happen. Looks like they may even raise prices on Pro lenses next year.
 

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I'm also in Canada and this has been the quietest Black Friday / Cyber Monday I've seen in terms of camera deals. I'm not necessarily complaining because I don't really need anything, but it seems like getting or giving a camera for Christmas isn't a big thing anymore.
 

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I'm in-between M4/3 cameras right now, I have a second-hand Yi M1 but sold my GX85. I'd really hoped there would be a screaming deal on a 20MP sensor, but short of Samy's offering in-store deal on the G9 (9 hours drive away from me...) nothing stands out. A bummer (but my keeper of the purse is not as unhappy as I am!).
 

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Not today but on Black Friday Keh had 15% off on everything and 30% off on accessories and tripods which seemed one of the better photography deals.
Now that you mention it, Keh did have pre-blackfriday discounts, and I got a small discount on a Takumar. Forgot about that (and it did push me to close the deal and not shop on eBay :)
 
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In the UK there were a few retailers selling the 30mm macro for 99 £... SRS even shipped within the EU (96£ +shipping). Unfortunately out of stock now. Not sure for wex, etc...
 

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Not today but on Black Friday Keh had 15% off on everything and 30% off on accessories and tripods which seemed one of the better photography deals.
Yep, and I was looking for a b-camera video camera to use as backup to the G85, and I got a used Panasonic HC-V770 at $236.62. But for most of the stuff, it wasn't that interesting.

I was thinking about finally picking up the E-m5 mark III (not at a discount), but my salesman was out sick. So I'll probably pick it up later. I'll want it before April, but at the moment I can wait.
 
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