There is a significant delay between when I fire the shutter on my tethered camera and when the image is rendered fully in Capture One. How can I improve this?
First, check this article as most of the solutions found there will resolve any tethering issues, including slow performance:
In addition to this, check that the camera is connected over the proper USB protocol. In System Profiler, under the USB section, find the camera and the Speed:
This indicates what speed the camera is connected:
- 12Mb/s: USB 1.1
- 480Mb/s: USB 2
- 5Gb/s: USB 3
If the camera is connecting slower than it should be, reconnect it and refresh System Profiler (via cmd+R). If it persists, try a different port on the machine, preferably on a different USB bus.