Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera ?

When I "click", it takes forever to actually take the picture

\015 When I "click" to take a photo, it takes like 3-4 seconds to actually take the picture. This makes it impossible to get any photos unless they are staged. For example, if I want to take a photo of my daughter doing something funny, by the time the picture is taken, I've missed the moment. Anything I can do to change this? FYI, I am typically set on the "auto adjustment" or "program auto" setting. Thanks!\015

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You must press the shutter button half-way to allow the camera to lock in the focus and then you can press it the rest of the way for an almost instant picture.
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