The best Presidents Day camera sales and deals for 2021

If you’ve been waiting for Presidents Day camera sales, your wait is over. Presidents Day sales are here and you’ll be pleased to learn that there are many attractive Presidents Day camera deals. We searched major retail sites to find the best Presidents Day camera sales listed below. We’ll continue to update this post with the latest Presidents Day camera deals as they appear throughout the sales event.

Presidents Day camera sales 2021

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Go Pro HERO9 Bundle

Save $220 on bundle with 1-year subscription

Save $200 on the HERO 9 bundle, which includes a one-year subscription to GoPro, spare battery, magnetic swivel grip, floating hand grip, camera case, and a 32GB SD card.
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Kodak PixPro AZ401 Bridge Digital Camera

$149 $170
With a great body design, flip-up flash module, large viewscreen, and 40x optical zoom capabilities, the Kodak PixPro AZ401 is a nice (and affordable) upgrade over most cheap point-and-shoot cameras.
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Kodak PixPro FZ53 Digital Camera

$74 $90
With a built-in 5x optical zoom lens and a sharp 16-megapixel image sensor, the Kodak PixPro FZ53 might be the best sub-$100 pocket-friendly point-and-shoot out there.
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Panasonic Lumix FZ80 4K Digital Camera with Accessory and PC Software Bundle

$298 $398
With its built-in zoom lens and great shooting capabilities, the Panasonic Lumix FZ80 is a great point-and-shoot camera for hobbyist photographers who don't require interchangeable lenses.
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KODAK Smile Instant Print Digital Camera

$65 $100
Show off your cheesy smile with the Kodak instant camera, offering user-friendly features such as auto flash and a compact design for easy storage
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Nikon D500

$2,097 $2,667
Take 4K UHD-quality videos with the Nikon D500. Capture moments at home or during trips so you can have a grand time watching it later on.
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Canon EOS REBEL SL3 Digital SLR Camera

$700 $749
Aside from the EOS Rebel's SL3's WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity with auto image transfer, it can shoot videos and time lapse videos at 4k resolution.
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Canon Ivy CLIQ2 Instant Film Camera

$80 $100
Here's a simple point-and-click pocket-size camera that prints on 2-inch by 3-inch stickers. You can also use the Cliq2 for selfies and store images on a MicroSD memory card (card not included).
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Canon EOS 6D Mark II Digital SLR Camera Body

$1,399 $1,799
This Canon EOS deal is for the camera body only with no lens or other equipment or accessories. This is a higher end camera for experts or professionals capable of 4K or time-lapse full HD video.
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Panasonic LUMIX LX100 4K Camera

$598 $798
If you want a great well-rounded camera that takes beautiful shots, the Panasonic LUMIX LX100 camera is a simple but effective option for aspiring photographer professionals and veterans alike.
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Canon EOS Rebel T8i DSLR Camera with Free Accessory Kit

$899 $1,208
The Canon EOS Rebel T8i DSLR Camera with Free Accessory Kit is perfect for enthusiast and beginners. It can capture fast-moving objects for stills and videos while maintaining accurate focus.
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Nikon Z6 FX-Format Mirrorless Camera with Accessory Bundle

$1,694 $2,244
Those looking for a camera that can take vivid pictures and full-frame 4K videos can bank on the Nikon Z6 FX-Format Mirrorless Camera. It is lightweight and offers in-body stabilization.
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Canon EOS Rebel T7 DSLR Video Two Lens Kit

$550 $600
If you're just getting started but you want quality equipment, this Canon EOS Rebel T7 DSLR kit with standard and telephoto lenses is a good deal.
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GoPro Hero7 Silver Camera

$180 $300
When it comes to 4K action shots in a variety of terrains, the GoPro Hero7 Silver is an excellent video-taking companion that no traveler hunting for the next big video montage can do without.
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Nikon D7500

$1,297 $1,497
Get a good deal on this Nikon DSLR camera, which takes 4K UHD and 1080p HD-quality video. It has a big 3.2" tilting LCD screen so you can monitor your photo and video-taking.
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Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS Digital Camera

$209 $310
Great for travel and everyday shots, this Canon digital camera has enough features and capabilities to capture high resolution images and full HD video at 30 fps.
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GoPro HERO8 Black 4K Waterproof Action Camera Special Bundle

$350 $400
When it comes to action cameras, you can always count on GoPro. This bundle includes mini extension pole with tripod, head strap, SanDisk Extreme 32GB memory card, and spare rechargeable
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Panasonic LUMIX FZ300 Digital Camera

$398 $598
The Panasonic LUMIX FZ300 is a great jack-of-all-trades in the photography department, making it a reliable camera with few downsides to add to your curated list of options, no matter the category.
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Profoto A1X On/Off-Camera Flash with Free 4-Piece Bundle

$895 $1,095
With the Profoto A1X On/Off-Camera Flash, you can turn any location into your studio. It supports different cameras and is intuitive to use with large clear interface.
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Canon EOS R Mirrorless Digital Camera with Flashpoint Zoom Speedlight

$1,899 $2,058
The Canon EOS R Mirrorless Camera has an impressive autofocus and electric viewfinder that allows you to see stills and videos as it is while the Flashpoint Zoom Speedlight aids in lighting.
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Kodak PixPro FZ43 Digital Camera

$62 $80
If you don't need an unnecessarily grand digital camera, the Kodak PixPro FZ43 can take 16-megapixel photos with a 4x zoom for high-resolution images even from up-close without breaking a $100 budget.
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Panasonic LUMIX LX10 Camera

$498 $700
20-megapixel cameras don't always fall in an affordable price range, but the Panasonic LUMIX10 is an excellent fund-saver that doesn't skimp out on any of the premium features of a higher-end option.
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Nikon Z7 FX-Format Mirrorless Camera with NIKKOR Z Lens and Accessory Bundle

$3,194 $3,644
You can bank on the Nikon Z7 FX-Format Mirrorless Camera to capture priceless moments even if it were a matter of a split second. Pictures also appear vibrantly crisp even in low-light conditions.
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Sony A7R II Alpha Mirrorless Digital Camera with R2 TTL Flash

$1,598 $1,798
Say goodbye to wobbly 4K videos as the Sony A7R II Alpha Mirrorless Digital Camera offers in-body image stabilization. It also boast excellent resolution and autofocus.
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Sony a7R II Camera (Body Only)

$1,598 $1,798
For the photographer with a passion for visuals, the Sony A7R II camera is a powerful beast capable of delivering stunning 4K videos and 42.4-megapixel images for world-class shots every time.
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Canon EOS Rebel T8i DSLR Camera Creative Photography Kit

$1,150 $1,175
A full step above a beginner's outfit, this kit has two lenses and a Speedlite flash. You can learn a lot with this setup's capabilities and turn out beautiful work.
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Canon EOS Rebel T7 DSLR Camera Bundle

$530 $569
This bundle based Canon's EOS Rebel T7 is a convenient and money-saving way for someone just beginning with serious photography or as a second step .
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Sony a7 III Mirrorless Digital Camera with Flashpoint Speedlight

$1,698 $1,998
The Sony a7 III Mirrorless Digital Camera is the perfect all-rounder that can capture stunning stills and uncropped 4K videos. Lighting is then at its best with the Flashpoint Speedlight.
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Sony Alpha a7R III Video Camera

$2,298 $2,798
The Sony Alpha a7R III is a top-tier digital camera that can capture photorealistic images in stunning 42.4-megapixel resolution, with a slew of other features you can't afford to miss out on.
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Nikon Z7 Video Camera with NIKKOR Z 24-70mm Lens

$3,100 $3,200
The Nikon Z7 is arguably one of the most powerful digital cameras on the market that also justifies its price range with simple 45.7-megapixel photo and spectacular 4K video captures.

Should you buy a camera on Presidents Day?

For certain this is a good time to buy a camera. Presidents Day camera deals fall in the first major sales event of the year, following the lull after the previous year’s holiday sales madness. Retailers have replenished their inventories and they are ready to move massive quantities of camera equipment. Just like you, merchants know that most of the retail action with cameras happens during big sales events, so they’re ready. Camera brands cooperate with retailers to offer steep discounts with promotions focused around major events and holidays. So the merchants, camera brands, and buyers like you are all anticipating a busy sale.

How to Choose a camera on Presidents Day

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced amateur photographer, there are Presidents Day camera deals waiting for you. If you’re buying your first point-and-shoot camera to take photos go for walks outside when you would rather not use a smartphone, you can find nice cameras for under $100. Avid amateurs and avid enthusiasts alike already know that deals on cameras and accessories are seasonal and Presidents Day camera sales represent the first major sale of the year. We’ve listed below some considerations in choosing a new camera, especially for the novice, but it also never hurts to be reminded of these factors regardless of your level of experience.

  • Primary purpose — Pinning down your primary use for a new camera is the single most important step, because all else stems from that decision. If you have two, equally important that require difficult camera capabilities, it’s almost always more satisfying and less expensive to buy two cameras than to buy up to find a camera that’s good for two diverse types of photography. Imagine the hassle if you need a camera to take nature shots when you hike but you also buy a camera that can handle a telephoto lens for action shots of your kids on the soccer field. Does that mean that when you hike you have to carry a camera case? Compromise cameras often aren’t the best choices for divergent uses and if they are good enough, they probably broke the budget.
  • Your experience level — How good a photographer are you and how willing are you to learn? If you’re a fresh newbie buying your first camera, even if you want to learn how to shoot like a pro, buy a beginner’s camera. You don’t have to stick with point-and-shoot if you want to experiment and learn, but you can find a suitable camera with a modest zoom lens that you can use for learning. Level up when your work and knowledge exceed the capabilities of your current camera. There’s a reason why some of the most expensive and complex cameras have auto or point-and-shoot modes: That’s so people who buy them but don’t have a clue on how to use them properly can actually take a photo or two — assuming they can figure out how to set the camera to auto mode. Note: Pros like to use auto mode when they don’t want to go through the hassle of using all the settings of a high-end camera themselves.)
  • Camera type — The two factors above should determine what type of new camera you’re going to buy. However, you may want to learn a bit about camera types to decide if what you really need (em, want) is a mirrorless digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) or one with a mirror. If you’re already lost, see “primary purpose” and “experience level” above. If you’re an experienced amateur photographer ready for your next purchase, one of the best ways to buy up a camera level without spending too much is to look for the previous year’s model or the second-from-the-top model in a brand’s line. Similar to the strategy of buying a two-year-old car to get most of the newer technologies and features without paying for the first years’ depreciation, buying last year’s hot camera can be a super way to level-up without spending more than you intended.
  • Cost — A mentioned above, you can buy a nice camera for less than $100, even at full price. The upper limit is, well, there actually is no upper limit to the money you can spend on camera equipment when you start loading up on lenses, lights, memory cards, extra camera bodies, batteries, chargers, cases, and more. You might even want to buy a new vehicle with secure storage to transport and protect your valuable photographic equipment. Perhaps buying a camera truck is pushing it a bit (not all will agree), but the point is that even with the most amazing deals from this year’s Presidents Day camera sales, sticking to your budget is a must. If you look at some of the camera kits or bundles in the deals above, you’ll find a nice selection that can empower most camera enthusiasts to shoot incredible images and even video without spending more than $2,000.
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