According to trusted source, Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG Art Lens will be announced in late August, in time for Photokina in Germany. And the 85mm f/1.4 DG Art lens will not be available until early 2015.
The rumors said that Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG Art Lens is aim to compete the new Zeiss 85mm f/1.4 OTUS lens which Zeiss set to be announced at Photokina too. Sigma’s current 85mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM lens is priced for $969 at Amazon.
Sigma will also announce some super telephoto zoom lens like 300-600mm, which may not come until 2015. If the expected Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens performs like the new 50mm f/1.4 Art, it will be in the pocket of every prime lovers.