Having problems with your Samsung SL30 Digital Camera ?

I press the button to take the picture but it takes about 5 or more seconds before the camera snaps the shot

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That's about par for a moving subject. After you press the shutter button, the camera has to focus, meter the exposure, estimate the color balance, and more. You can reduce the so-called "shutter lag" by anticipating the action, pressing the shutter button halfway to focus and meter, then pressing the button the rest of the way when the action peaks.

One of the myriad advantages of higher-end (and higher-cost) cameras is the speed with which they respond.
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