The WebCam control extension for Visual Studio LightSwitch allows you capturing images from your favorite Webcam; the capture result can be assigned to any entity property of type Image.
This can be very useful e.g. when you need to create details of your employees, or any other scenario in which you need to grab pictures from a device. The control has an event called CaptureCompleted that you can catch in order to assign the result of the CapturedImage property to an Image entity property.
This 3-minutes video shows how easy it is to use the extension and the few lines of code required:
If you want to understand how the Webcam control has been built, you can read thisarticle of mine on CodeProject.