Introduction to Dental Photography

Contributes 45 minutes to your CPD


(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course will provide an introduction to dental photography, highlighting the importance within dentistry today, also detailing the camera and accessories required and which photos to take. 

You will be presented with a short presentation followed by an assessment.

If you achieve 80% or more, you pass the course and will receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder. If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and retake the assessment when you feel confident.


The aim of this course is to detail the basics of dental photography, highlighting its importance within dentistry. 


Learners will be able to: 

  • Describe the importance of photography within dentistry 
  • List the equipment required
  • Detail suitable views to be discussed with the team
  • Consider the three main settings and appropriate adjustments

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:  

  • Why photography is important within dentistry
  • Which camera equipment is relevant for dental photography
  • Which equipment aids them when taking clinical photos
  • The basics of camera settings
  • The relevant views of a full series of clinical photos