You might want to download the SWF object and then view it on your desktop, on a browser its just... i don't know slow?
A friend of mine wanted to know how to make a camera to use in one of his applications.
Made this tutorial for him, originally. Then I found something to experiment on. This is targeted at NOVICE level programmers. If you want the source of this tutorial contact me and I'll give it to you.
Total time spent making this is about 1 hour. I know the interface is a bit user-unfriendly... but hey w/e. Feel free to steal it for your school homework if you like q: