There has been more discontinued lenses than new lenses lately. Sigma is seeking to refine the lineup, with less lenses, but stronger ones. It makes sense both from a production standpoint, and for the target of the Global Vision line.
Sigma 20mm, 24mm and 28mm f/1.8 EX DG HSM
The wide-angle brethren did not receive much love throughout their lives, and the likelihood of seeing them individually replaced is very small.
What’s coming: Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art (to be unveiled at Photokina)
Sigma 50mm and 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro
These two designs were the oldest of Sigma’s macro crowd, with outdated mechanics but great optics. We probably won’t get a direct replacement for each, but a single short macro lens is possible.
What’s coming: Sigma 60mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Macro Art?
Sigma 50-150mm f/2.8 DC OS HSM
The possible reasons why this good lens was discontinued have been much talked about. May Sigma have something better in the oven? As already discussed, wishful thinking for a faster design (50-100mm f/2, 35-70mm f/2) is noticeable, and such a lens could definitely come.
What’s coming: Sigma 50-150mm f/2.8 DC OS HSM Sports, or a reduced range with constant f/2 or f/1.8 aperture
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