Black Friday & Cyber Monday Photography Deals 2021

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Black Friday for photographers is over for 2021, although there are some deals still continuing.

The next Black Friday for photography deals is in 2022, on Friday 25 November 2022. This will be followed by Cyber Monday on Monday 28 November 2022, with many of the best deals continuing over this weekend.

These two dates are among the biggest shopping days for photographers, usually with some incredible deals for photography lovers. If you want a photo gift idea for your loved ones (or yourself), then this is the time to look.

This page is updated constantly throughout the Black Friday and Cyber Monday weekend to contain the up-to-the-minute best Black Friday deals for photographers, including the best Black Friday deals for cameras, software, printers, lenses and photo accessories.

Black Friday / Cyber Monday is over for 2021!

Come back Friday 25 November 2022 for the next set of Black Friday deals for photographers.

Black Friday photography deals

The Best Black Friday Deals for Photographers

The top Black Friday deals for photographers from all categories, that offer the best savings compared to the rest of the year, are below:

The current top Black Friday / Cyber Monday deals for photographers are:

  • [Expired] Phlearn 30% Off – Aaron Nace and the team at Phlearn have been producing the best photo tutorials and content for years now. Their stuff is value for money at full price, but is a steal at 30% off.
  • [Expired ] SmugMug 50% Off – for anyone who starts a free trial until November 29 and pays for an account by December 12. This is a fantastic deal for those looking to create a portfolio site.
  • [Expired] Capture One 20% Off Annual Subscription – an excellent Lightroom and Photoshop alternative, with a once-in-a-year special deal price.
  • [Expired] DxO 50% Off – if you want photo editing software, then there are few better places to go than DxO, and having 50% off everything is a very good deal.
  • [Expired] Creative Live 85% Off Everything – some of the best photography courses are available at Creative Live including those by Matt Kloskowski, and with up to 75% off, now is the time to buy if you want to up-skill yourself.
  • Sony ZV-1 – the best cheap camera for vlogging is now nearly 20% off!
  • Wacom Intuos Pro – around 20% off the top drawing tablets for Photoshop.
  • Razer Blade 100% sRGB Laptops Up to 24% Off – Razer laptops have fantastic screens that are phenomenal for photo editing.

Black Friday Tablet Deals

This includes both standalone tablets for photo editing and drawing tablets that must be connected to a computer.

Wacom Intuos Pro

Wacom Intuos Pro

The Intuos Pro is the best drawing tablet for Photoshop and Lightroom, and with a fifth off, if you don’t have one, no is the time to start improving your photo editing.

Deal: Up to 21% Off

Validity: Ongoing


Samsung tab S7+

[Expired] Samsung S7 & S7+

These Samsungs are the best Android tablets for photo editing, and are probably the cheapest you are going to see with this deal.

Deal: Up to 28% Off

Validity: 23 – 29 Nov 2021


Gaomon tablet

[Expired] Gaomon Drawing Tablets

There are lots of great offers on Gaomon drawing tablets with screens, including the PD1161, the best cheap drawing tablet.

Deal: Up to 29% Off

Validity: 23 – 29 Nov 2021


kamvas 16

[Expired] Huion Drawing Tablets

Another budget brand of drawing tablets, Huion are also offering some very good deals, including on their H610 V2, one of the better pen tablets around.

Deal: Up to 35% Off

Validity: 23 – 29 Nov 2021


huion kamvas 16 lightning deal

[Expired] Lightning Deal! – 2021 Huion Kamvas 16

The 2021 version of the Huion Kamvas 16 is currently available as a lightning deal, until 4.00pm EST, or until they are all gone… Read more about the Kamvas 16.

Deal: 20% Off

Validity: Until 26 Nov @ 4.00pm EST


kamvas 22 lightning deal

[Expired] Lightning Deal! – Huion Kamvas 22 Plus

The Kamvas 22 Plus is available for a limited time today, and is ideal if you want a large drawing tablet with screen.

Deal: 20% Off

Validity: Until 26 Nov @ 5.00pm EST


Black Friday Photography Website Deals

If you want to create your own photo website to hold your portfolio, then you can’t go wrong with one of the specialist site builders that are aimed at photographers like SmugMug or Pixpa.

SmugMug black friday sale

[Expired] SmugMug

My favorite photo portfolio builder, SmugMug offer an excellent service that is used by all of the top photographers. See some examples of what you can do with SmugMug.

Deal: 50% Off, when starting a free trial between the below dates, and paying before Dec 12.

Validity: 22 Nov – 29 Nov 2021

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Pixpa black friday deal

Pixpa

Pixpa are one of the top sites to create a photo portfolio, with a wide range of templates and features specifically designed to make it easy to showcase your photos.

Deal: 50% Off – Use Code: BLFPIXPA50

Validity: 24 Nov – 4 Dec 2021


Black Friday Software Deals

Black Friday software deals include those for building websites and for editing your photos, and includes Adobe Creative Cloud Cyber Monday deals.

Adobe Creative Cloud black Friday deal

Adobe Creative Cloud

A fantastic deal of 40% off for individuals for Adobe’s entire Creative Cloud suite. You get access to every app for a very low monthly fee.

Deal: 40% Off

Validity: Until 3 Dec 2021


Capture One black friday photography deal

[Expired] Capture One

One of the top photo editing programs, and a worthy competitor to Lightroom, Capture One are one of my favorite photo editing programs, and come highly recommended. See my Capture One vs Lightroom comparison for more.

Deal: 20% Off Annual Subscription & 50% Off Styles

Validity: 22 – 29 Nov 2021


DxO black friday deal

[Expired] DxO

DxO offer a vast range of excellent photo software, with a lifetime licence, to really dig into the power of your images. Many swear by their superior RAW processing engine, as well as the PhotoLab complete editing solution which is a mix of Lightroom & Photoshop in one.

Deal: 50% Off Everything

Validity: 22 – 29 Nov 2021


Excire Foto black friday photo deal

[Expired] Excire Foto

Excire, the AI-based auto-keyword tagging program is on offer over the Black Friday / Cyber Monday week, with 30% off. This is rarely on offer so this is the time you have been waiting for.

Deal: 30% Off with Code: CYBER-21

Validity: 22 – 29 Nov 2021


Black Friday Lightroom Presets

123 Presets

With a huge collection of professional Lightroom presets, 123 Presets are even better value on Black Friday. You can also use my coupon for a further 15% off!

Deal: Get 12 Items and Pay for Only 3, Plus Coupon Code: LAPSEOFTHESHUTTER for a further 15% Off

Validity: 22 – 30 Nov 2021


BeArt Lightroom Presets black friday deal

BeArt Lightroom Presets

If you are looking for a large pack of Lightroom presets, then you can’t go wrong with BeArt’s Black Friday pack which contains 27 collections each with tens of presets.

Deal: 90% Off

Validity: Ongoing



Black Friday Photography Courses Deals 2021

There is plenty of excellent photography education available online. Those courses which you really want are often especially cheap during Black Friday, with this often being the best time of year to buy them.

Phlearn black friday sale

[Expired] Phlearn

One of the top resources for learning photo editing, Aaron Nace and the team at Phlearn always offer fantastic value for money, even more so with a Black Friday discount!

Deal: 30% Off

Validity: 24 – 30 Nov 2021


Skillshare sale

Skillshare

With a wide range of photography and design courses, Skillshare are one of the premier learning resources around. They offer a free trial and 40% off their premium content. Take a look at their fundamentals of DSLR photography course with a free trial.

Deal: 40% Off

Validity: Ongoing


[Expired] Creative Live

Creative Live offer a huge number of photography-related courses, including specific Photoshop and Lightroom courses which are ideal for those who want to improve their editing skills. Many of the world’s top photographers have classes, including Matt Kloskowski, the Lightroom master.

Deal: 85% Off 75% Off

Validity: Until 29 Nov Ongoing


Udemy black friday sale

[Expired] Udemy

Udemy are one of the leaders in photography education, and offer one of the best Black Friday deals for photographers with courses starting from $9.99. This is one you don’t want to miss!

Deal: Up to 85% Off

Validity: 29 Nov – 1 Dec 2021


Joel Grimes Photography

With a special discount to his courses, Joel Grimes offers excellent value for money. He is a very well established photographer that has been teaching photography successfully for years. His courses particularly benefit portrait photographers.

Deal: $140 Discount

Validity: Ongoing


Photographycourse.net black friday sale

[Expired] PhotographyCourse.net

With a huge 50% discount off courses and Lightroom presets, you get access to some excellent photo training, particularly with the 365 Days of Photography course being very valuable for beginners.

Deal: 50% Off with Code: photobf50

Validity: Until 25 Nov 2021


Black Friday Camera Accessories

If you are interested in camera straps, bags, or other useful camera accessories, then check out some of the best Black Friday deals below.

[Expired] Etsy

Etsy have a wide range of personalized accessories, which you just cannot buy from other retailers. They also make excellent gifts for photographers.

Deal: Up to 60% Off

Validity: Until December 1


Peak Design black friday sale

[Expired] Peak Design

Peak Design are responsible for some of the best designed camera bags and straps, and now have 30% off selected models for the Black Friday / Cyber Monday week.

Deal: Up to 30% Off

Validity: 22 – 29 Nov 2021


tripod

[Expired] Tripods

Many tripods are on offer at around 50% off, so it is worthwhile taking a look at the deal below to see if you are are wanting a solid, cheap tripod.

Deal: Up to 50% Off

Validity: 23 – 29 Nov 2021


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Black Friday 2021 Camera Deals

The best Black Friday camera deals are below, from all of the main manufacturers, including specific bundle deals and Canon deals.

Sony zv-1

Sony ZV-1

The ZV-1, which is the best cheap camera for vlogging, is currently 20% off. Read a full review in my vlogging cameras article.

Deal: 19% Off

Validity: Ongoing


fuji xt4

[Expired] Fujifilm X-T4

One of the best APS-C cameras, the X-T4 is a powerhouse and increasingly used by pro photographers thanks to Fuji’s excellent film simulation effects and RAW processing.

Deal: 12% Off

Validity: 23 – 29 Nov 2021


Sony a7 iii, mirrorless camera

Sony Mirrorless Cameras

With an offer of 10% off Sony’s wide range of mirrorless cameras, now is the time to upgrade your a7 camera.

Deal: 10% Off

Validity: Ongoing


Read More:

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Black Friday Canon Camera Deals

The Canon 5D Mark IV on Black Friday is often on offer. Check back here for specific Canon camera deals.

Canon Eos R, vlogging camera sale

Canon EOS R

One of the top vlogging cameras that records 4K video, and with a full frame sensor, the Canon R is fast becoming one of the favorite cameras of those who want both fantastic photo and video quality, with compromising either.

Deal: 11% Off

Validity: Ongoing


Black Friday Camera Bundle Deals

Black Friday camera bundle deals usually include lenses along with a camera body, but can also include tripods and other accessories, which are ideal for beginner photographers.

Olympus black friday deals

Olympus Cameras & Lenses

With a large discount on many Olympus cameras and lenses, now is a very good time to upgrade to the latest model, the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III.

Deal: Up to 43% Off

Validity: Ongoing


Nikon bundle

[Expired] Nikon Cameras & Lenses

A big discount on a selection of Nikon cameras and lenses, allowing you to create your own bundle for a very good price.

Deal: Up to 18% Off

Validity: 23 – 29 Nov 2021


Read More:

Read my reviews of the best DSLRs for beginners


Black Friday Camera Lens Deals

There are usually many camera lens deals on Cyber Monday and Black Friday. The best will be collected below.

Sony lens

Sony Lenses

If you have a Sony camera, then now is an excellent time to stock up on lenses, with these excellent deals on tens of Sony’s best lenses.

Deal: Up to 22% Off

Validity: Ongoing


Best Black Friday Deals for Printers & Photo Printing

If you are looking for a photo printer, then Black Friday is one of the best times of year to look.

Nations cyber monday sale

[Expired] Nations Photo Lab

If you are wanting to get your photos printed professionally, then there is no better option than Nations Photo Lab. Their Black Friday discount is the best discount they have offered all year.

Deal: Up to 50% Off with Code: CYBER35

Validity: Extended to 01 Dec 2021


Kodak photo printer

[Expired] Kodak Photo Printers

All Kodak photo printers are 15% off for Cyber Monday. These are some of the best portable photo printers around, and are perfect for quickly making prints for friends or family on the fly.

Deal: 20% Off

Validity: 29 Nov 2021


Read More:

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Black Friday Memory Card Deals

Samsung memory

Sony Memory Cards

Sony are one of the top brands of memory cards, and this deal makes them fantastic value for money.

Deal: Up to 60% Off

Validity: Ongoing


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Black Friday Laptop & Hardware Deals

Find some of the best laptops for photo editing at a much reduced price.

Razer Blade photo editing laptop

Razer 100% sRGB Laptops

If you want a laptop with 100% sRGB screen, then you can’t go wrong with a Razer. They even offer a 4K OLED screen which hits 100% of the wider DCI-P3 color space. An absolute killer machine for photo editing.

Deal: Up to 24% Off

Validity: 24 – 29 Nov 2021


XGIMI Black Friday Sale 2021-US store

[Expired] XGIMI Projectors

If you are looking for a short throw projector, whether 4K or 1080p, then the best budget brand of projectors got even cheaper, with XGIMI’s Black Friday sale.

Deal: 12% – 50% Off

Validity: 26 – 30 Nov 2021


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