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I suspect you're firing in rear-curtain sync mode, which means the flash is fired at the end of the exposure. Switch your flash mode to "auto" and I bet you'll see the delay disappear.
You are using your flash on 'red eye removal' Icon: thunder+eye, put it on normal flash Icon: just the thunder.
Spend $100 on the 50mm F1.8. Take photos with it. Its a nice lens, very inexpensive. If you still think your photos are not sharp, you will know that its you, not the lens. If you like the new photos, then think about spending more on a better lens. I replaced my kit lens with the EFS 17-55 F2.8 and love it. It changed everything about my photos. But its ...
For me it was a huge leap forward. When I bought my first Canon DSLR several years ago the EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 II that came with the Rebel XTi was horrible. At that point in time my budget was extremely limited and the solution for me was the Tamron AF 17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di-II. Tamron had an instant rebate going at the time and I picked mine up for about ...
When I bought my first Canon DSLR several years ago the kit EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 II that came with my camera was horrible. The succeeding IS versions that replaced it were much better, but still leave a lot to be desired. I had already bought an EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS lens as well (very good value for the price in my opinion). Maybe I just got a bad ...
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