Obtaining the importance of dental photography in all branches of dentistry, pedodontics, restorative and how to use different types of cameras and lights in this field
Rateb Ibrahim Osman
Alexandria University, Egypt
: Dent Health Curr Res
The study obtains how the macro dental photography effect on dental work, considering how it aid in dental procedures. Images in practice of dentistry serve as documentation of dental procedures and play an important role in the treatment of patients. However, many dentists, daunted by modern photographic technology, do not realize the full potential of imagery in their practices. Dental photography becomes an essential tool in every dental clinic, aiding in diagnosis, treatment planning, marketing, Patient motivation, dentist- clinician connection. The setting of the camera, the configuration of the lens: the type of the light is mandatory for dentist to know understand, and adjust as it’s differ from other types of normal photography, all types of dental photography is related only to macro type lens and lights, this study clear all positions of lights related to the Patient and to required type of photos, and identify how to adjust your camera and lens in front the Patient to take the standard photo and the professional one.