We've been keeping our eyes on the hotness meter all morning, putting together a roundup of the very best of Black Friday's Camera deals so far. We've found five Editors' Choice deals: Canon Rebels T1, T2, and T3 each under $650, a waterproof 3D camera, and more. New deals are popping up by the minute and prices are subject to change, so please be sure to check before you buy.
- Canon EOS Rebel T3i 18MP Digital SLR Camera bundled with the Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens
Store: Buy.com via eBay Daily Deals
$649.99 with free shippingEXPIRED
Lowest By: $105
Expires: November 30
Is It Worth It?: Snap up this bundled Canon Rebel T3i for just $650, which is the lowest total price we've seen. Features include a 3" vari-angle LCD, 1080p video recording, 3.7 fps continuous shooting, mini HDMI output, SD/SDHC/MMC card slot, USB connectivity, and more.
Update: Unfortunately this deal has expired, but why not give this Sony SLTA55VL 16.2-Megapixel Digital SLR Bundle a try.
- Canon EOS Rebel T2i 18MP Digital SLR Camera, Lens, Printer, Calculator, Software, and Photobook Bundle
Price: $598.99 via $400 mail-in rebate and a $50 Adorama Gift Card via coupon code "Generalcpn" with free shipping
Lowest By: $821
Expires: December 31
Is It Worth It?: For an incredible $598.99, you'll get a bundled Canon EOS Digital Rebel T2i 18-Megapixel Digital SLR Camera with a Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens, Canon PIXMA Pro9000 Mark II Inkjet Photo Printer, Canon X White Calculator, Red Giant Photo Software, and an 8x8" Photobook. Don't forget your free $50 Adorama Gift Card via "Generalcpn" and to redeem the $400 mail-in rebate (paid via American Express prepaid card). At $600, this package is tied with last month's mention of the camera body alone as the lowest total price we've ever seen for a new Rebel T2i. The T2i features a 3" LCD, 1080p video recording, 3.7 fps continuous shooting, mini HDMI output, SD/SDHC/MMC card slot, USB connectivity, and more. The printer features an 8-color ink system, up to 13x19" borderless prints, USB connectivity, PictBridge, and more.
- Refurbished Canon EOS Digital Rebel T1i 15MP Digital SLR Camera Lens, Gadget Bag, SD Card, and HDMI Cable Bundle
Price: $499.99 with free shipping
Lowest By: $81
Is It Worth It?: Tied with our mention from Thanskgiving last year, this bundled factory-refurbished Canon EOS Digital Rebel T1i 15.1-Megapixel Digital SLR Camera with the refurbished Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens, a refurbished Canon Rebel Gadget Bag, 4GB Secure Digital Card, and an HDMI cable will surely make you smile. The T1i features a 3" LCD, full HD video capture at 1920x1080, auto lighting optimizer, SDHC card slot, two mini-HDMI outputs, USB connectivity, and EOS Integrated Cleaning system, which includes a self-cleaning sensor unit. A 90-day Canon warranty applies.
- Sony DSC-TX10 16MP Waterproof 3D Digital Camera bundled with a $2 Amazon MP3 Credit
Price: $169 with free shipping
Lowest By: $109
Is It Worth It?: Available in five color choices (Blue pictured) this Sony 16.2-megapixel camera features a 3" touchscreen LCD, 3D still images, 4x optical zoom, 1080i video recording, background defocus, face detection, anti-blink, anti-blur, HDMI output, and more. Plus chose from thousands of songs when you redeem your $2 Amazon MP3 credit.
- Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H70 16MP 10x Digital Camera
$129 with free shippingEXPIRED
Lowest By: $26
Is It Worth It?: This camera has seen a sizable $35 drop since our October mention, making it the best deal we've seen. It features a 10x optical zoom with optical image stabilization, 3" LCD, Memory Stick Duo and SD/SDHC/SDXC slot, 720p HD video recording, HDMI output, and more.
Update: Although this inexpensive point-and-shoot is now expired, we've got another compact Editors' Choice deal in this Canon PowerShot SX230 HS 12.1-Megapixel Digital Camera.
Front page photo credit: Paul Stamatiou