The Best Filmmaking Deals of the Week
Headlining our Deals of the Week, pay almost $1000 less for an Aero Laptop 15X if you buy it refurbished.
It's 4th of July weekend, which means sales events are absolutely everywhere. CalDigit is offering 15% off of the Tuff Portable External Hard Drive during their sales event, BeastGrip is offering a 20% discount storewide, including on the popular BeastGrip Pro Smartphone Rig, and save 25% on Zacuto's Kameleon EVF with a coupon code (plus $100 if you're a new customer). Also, if you're in the market for some power, Adorama is offering the Indipro V Mount Battery Kit for $140 off the list price. Finally, if you like to buy refurbished, the Aero 15X laptop is selling for $900 less than retail.
The Aero 15X is a beast of a machine. It's got a UHD pre-calibrated display, full Adobe RGB, 512GB NVMe PCIe internal drive, 16GB of RAM, and plenty of space and ports to add on later. And now, you can get last year's state of the art, lightweight Windows power laptop at a closeout price of $1599. It's an amazing deal for a lightweight, portable editing and color grading powerhouse with great battery life.
The CalDigit Tuff is a durable, portable 2GB external hard drive that has a lot of desirable features, including USB 3.1, USB Type-C, and Thunderbolt 3 support. It's drop resistent and immersion and dust protected, meaning you can take this thing almost anywhere without worrying about it getting destroyed. You can get the Tuff now for $110.49 during CalDigit's storewide sale. Just use the code HAPPY4TH at checkout to save.
Looking for a camera rig system for your smartphone? If so, now might be a good time to check out the BeastGrip Pro, which is "the world's first universal lens adapter and camera rig system for smartphones." It's adjustable lens mount and spring-loaded clamps not only allow you to use it with pretty much every phone out there but also capable of mounting external lenses. This thing is great for smartphone filmmakers and it's 20% off right now ($112) if you use the code 4THJ at checkout. Sale ends July 5th.
Zacuto's Kameleon EVF has a ton of great features, including a 4K HDMI input downscaled to 1080p, 3D LUTS, and SDI and HDMI inputs. This thing is a great option for mirrorless and DSLR shooters looking for a powerful and versatile viewfinder. Zacuto's 4th of July sales event will save you 25% on the Kameleon with the code SAVEMORE25, and if you're a first time customer, you get an additional $100 off your purchase with email signup.
If you're scouting power options, take a look at the Indipro battery kit. The kit includes a 98Wh V-mount lithium-ion battery and a 16.8V DC dual-position charger and features a 5-LED power gauge (so you can see how much battery power you have) and a D-Tap for simultaneous powering. The portable charger has a 4-pin XLR output and can charge two V-mount batteries at once. If that sounds like what you've been looking for, you can save $140 on the Indipro V Mount battery kit on Adorama now for a limited time.