I too am in this situation! I wanted to get this so badly, and when I finally got the money, I can't seem to find it! However, I did talk with a representative from B&H and they said they should get a shipment in 1 to 2 weeks. However, they said that it was a maybe.Does anyone know of a reputable dealer that has the subject lens in stock? I'm ready to pull the trigger but can't seem to find this lens anywhere.