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Outdoorphoto Student Discount 2017


We are calling all art, design and photography students. Are you the type of person who strives to bring the impossible to life, whose ideas are no less than ridiculous (aka: brilliant!) and who believes in a world where creativity reigns supreme? If you invest every waking moment in perfecting your artistry, we have an exclusive offer for you!

Outdoorphoto offers all registered full-time art, graphic design and photography students 10% discount on a wide range of items necessary to become the master of your trade. This includes major brands like Canon, Nikon, Fuji and Profoto. To top it off, you also get a massive 30% discount on camera and lens rentals plus no admin charge when you book your beloved gear in for repair.

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How to register

In order to qualify for our exclusive student specials, we will need some proof that you are a full-time student studying either art, graphic design or photography at an accredited institution in South Africa. It’s not that we don’t believe you, our admin team just really loves paperwork.

Easy as 1, 2… (yip, just two!)

  • South African ID
  • Valid 2017 student card / proof of registration

You can come visit us in store or send your documentation to info@outdoorphoto.co.za. As soon as our admin team has had their fun, you will be notified and the shopping can begin.

Please note: If you want to rent gear you will have to send the abovementioned paperwork to marike@outdoorphoto.co.za as well. Also make sure that you read through the rentals section of this blog and familiarise yourself with the rental FAQs.

Yay! You’ve been approved, now what?

In store:

  • You will receive an Outdoorphoto Student sticker.
  • Stick it on your student card.
  • Having the sticker will make your next purchase a breeze as the sales team will be able to identify that you have already registered.


  • Create an account, if you have not done so already.
  • Once you’ve been approved, you will receive an online coupon code.
  • You can use this code during the checkout process in order to get your 10% discount.
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Easy online shopping & free shipping

As long as you call sweet South Africa home, we can help. Our couriers deliver nationwide, with your gear securely packed for a safe journey. The biggest bonus of all? We cover the courier bill, no matter how much or little you spend. (Unfortunately, this offer excludes rental equipment.)

Delivery to main centers usually take place 1-3 working days while shipping to regional areas may take 3-5 working days.

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Camera & lens rentals

Do you want to try something new, test gear that you consider buying, or simply need a backup? Renting any of our wide range of camera and lens equipment will ensure that you have the perfect setup for any shoot.

You can check rental prices, (remember your 30% discount), familiarise yourself with the FAQs and request a rental booking from the comfort of your own home. We will email you a booking confirmation within one business day – you only have to worry about getting to your next photographic destination.

ODP Rentals: What you need to know

  1. New rental applications can take up to 2 working days to complete before a booking is confirmed.
  2. Paperwork needed for new rental applications:
  • Proof of residence (utility bill / bank statement in the name of the hirer)
  • ID / passport

This excludes the paperwork you need to send to Marike in order to register as a student so you can qualify for the corresponding discount.

3. For applications, please email marike@outdoorphoto.co.za.

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Terms & Conditions

  • The student discount promotion is an ongoing promotion.
  • Only full-time students studying photography, graphic design or art through an accredited institution in South Africa (“Eligible Students”) qualify for the discount.
  • Eligible Students will each receive a 10% discount per purchase.
  • For Canon purchases the maximum purchace amount is R50 000 including VAT per invoice.
  • Eligible Students must submit a valid copy of his / her valid 2017 student card or proof of registration, and a copy of a valid South African ID.
  • It is the student’s responsibility to submit complete and correct information in order to qualify for the discount.
  • Neither the discount nor part thereof can be transferred, refunded or redeemed for cash.
  • We reserve the right to confirm the student’s details before finalising the purchase.
  • Discount cannot be applied over and above supplier discounts, current specials or similar promotions.
  • Discount is not applicable to software.
  • We reserve the right to ammend the Ts & Cs or change details regarding the promotion at any time.
  • Any purchases made by a student on behalf of someone who does not qualify for the student discount will be declined.
  • The promotion is only available while stocks last.
  • The promotion is valid until 23 December 2017, unless stated otherwise in the Ts & Cs.
  • Excludes Sigma Art series lenses

About the Author:

Outdoorphoto is a photography specialist shop in Pretoria, South Africa. We love everything photography and that enthusiasm spills over to our community. We love writing and sharing interesting stories and news about photography and about ourselves with people with a passion for this lifestyle. Outdoorphoto has a beautiful online shop as well as a mega store in Garsfontein Drive, Pretoria. We not only sell cameras and other photographic gear, but also offer equipment rentals. We also have a massive community with a forum and photo galleries where our community family share and discuss their passion.

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