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How do i set my camera to take a photo by it self after a few seconds



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You want to set the Self-Timer ... to delay the shot, say, by 2, 5, 10 (or a specified number of) seconds, assuming your camera (model) has that feature/capability. Which camera (model) do you have ?
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How do i set my camera to take a photo by it self after a few seconds


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