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22. December 2009 22:01
by Sean

Silverlight 4 COM Automation – Taking photos with a DSLR using Windows Image Acquisition

22. December 2009 22:01 by Sean | 13 Comments

Note: This code was written using the PDC09 Beta and may not work without modification on future builds!

Silverlight 4 brings a lot to the table and in my opinion is the most exciting looking release so far. There is a whole slew of new possibilities which have opened up because of a number of important new features, the feature I’m going to be looking at is COM automation.

Huge amounts of functionality built into Windows and installed by third party software is now at your fingertips. So how do we get access to it?