Student Pricing

Student Pricing Program

At McBain Camera, we're proud to support post secondary students in their education with our Student Pricing Program. We offer the following discounts for customers with a valid student ID card:


  • 15% OFF all Regular Soft Good Items.
    includes bags, filters, memory cards, tripods and more.
  • 20% OFF all Photofinishing

We also offer discounts exclusively for students in photography programs:


  • Savage Mount Board 16x20
    1 for $29 -- SAVE $3.50
    or 2 for $45 -- SAVE $20

  • Sekonic L-478DR Light Meter
    Only $474.95 -- SAVE $75

  • Passport Colorchecker
    Only $149.95 -- SAVE $20

  • Pocket Wizard Plus 2 Pack
    Only $229.95 -- SAVE $30

Student Programs by Camera Brand

Students are also eligible for purchase programs from manufacturers in the photographic community. The following list highlights what you need to do to qualify for these discounts, some programs require a membership number before your purchase. Please note approval for your qualifying discounts can take up to 6 weeks.


Canon Student Advantage Program

Membership is free. Any student enrolled in an accredited Canadian secondary or post-secondary institution with a valid student photo ID card is eligible to join. Canon's program offers the following benefits:

  • Discounts on select cameras, lenses and printers.
  • 20% discount on service and repairs.
  • Expedited service and repair.
  • Subsidized shipping for out-of-warranty repairs.

» Apply here.

Fuji Education Program

Membership is free. You will need your Fuji Education number to receive an instant rebate at the time of purchase on the select items listed in the program.

» Apply here.

Nikon NPS Campus Program

Membership is free and available to students enrolled in a Media, Visual Arts or Fine Arts program. The program benefits include:

  • Student Savings Program provides discounts on select products via mail-in-rebate.
  • 5 Day Priority Repair via Nikon Canada Inc. Factory Repair Centre.
  • Subsidized shipping for service and repair.
  • Expedited service and repair.
  • Subsidized shipping for out-of-warranty repairs.

You must have a valid NPS Campus number to qualify for student benefits, follow the link below to apply.

» Apply here

Sony Education Program

There is no need to apply for the Sony Education Program. All you need is proof of enrollment in a photo program (e.g. a letter of acceptance and student ID) to qualify for 10% off any Sony camera, lens or flash. If item is on sale you receive whichever discount is greater.

Broncolor Educational Pricing

There is no need to apply for Broncolor Educational Pricing. All you need to qualify is your letter of acceptance into a photo program and your student ID. Education Pricing varies, visit us in-store or contact us to see a full education price list. All Education priced items are special order only.

Profoto Educational Program

There is no need to apply for the Profoto Educational Program. All you need to qualify is your letter of acceptance into a photo program and your student ID. All Studio lights are 10% off of the retail price and are special order only.