Having problems with your Pentax Optio E10 Digital Camera ?

Camera takes to long to snap pictures

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Put the camera on full auto. It will determine the fastest shutter speed and appropriate aperture and adjust the ISO. Take a shot outside on a nice day. It should perform very quickly, almost instantly. Now try a point and shoot at Costco or Best Buy. If yours is really slow donate it and buy one that satisfies you. Years ago I bought the hottest 8 MP camera when it came out and hated it. One graduation shot had my daughter walking off the stage when I had pre-focused the shot before the presentation. Grrr!!! That was too much for me so I suggest giving it away to someone and getting happy with a new one.
This is a common situation with many compact point&shoot cameras. This is because before the camera can take the picture it must focus, meter the light to set the exposure, and more. Bigger, more expensive cameras have more hardware to help eliminate this "shutter lag."

You can anticipate the action. Press the shutter button halfway to focus and meter. Hold the shutter button there until the peak of the action and then press it the rest of the way. This will eliminate much of the shutter lag.
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