CDE Course Detail
Dental photography simplified (lecture and hands-on)
Date:
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Time:
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location:
Dalhousie University, Faculty of Dentistry, Room 3156, Halifax, NS
Credits:
3 lecture hours
3 hands-on hours
Presenters:
Dr. Bob Loney
Course Outline

Do you want to use clinical photographs for treatment planning or showing your work but don’t know how to get started? Do you currently take clinical photos but don’t get the results you want? Is taking clinical photos a hassle? This course will teach you how to take consistently excellent photos, using standard equipment and simplified settings, and incorporate digital photography into your dental practice with a minimum of fuss. Participants are encouraged to bring their own clinical cameras or purchase a package, with the recommended camera/flash system, prior to the program for pick up at the course. A limited number of cameras are available for use on site and will be assigned on an as-registered basis. Bring your staff!

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Produce sharp clinical photographs
  • Make proper use of intraoral retractors and mirrors
  • Make eight basic photographs for patients
  • Make good extraoral photographs of casts and prostheses
  • Practice effective infection control for cameras
  • Understand privacy and informed consent for photos
  • Troubleshoot photographic errors
  • Understand basic ways to enhance photos (Photoshop, etc. - afternoon hands-on session)
  • Topics include:
  • Selecting the correct camera equipment
  • Simplified settings for making predictable intraoral photos
  • Identifying photographic errors and making corrections
  • Tips for making any photos better
  • Basic photo enhancement software corrections (Photoshop and others)
Lunch will be provided.
Type
Early Bird Fee
Until Oct. 11, 2019
Regular Fee
After Oct. 11, 2019

DDS
Full Day

$750.00

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$900.00

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ADHP/Others
Full Day

$425.00

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$475.00

Online Registration is Temporarily Closed
Please call CDE at (902) 494-1674 to Register

 

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