Indian Journal of Dental Research

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: 2018  |  Volume : 29  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 507--512

Digital dental photography


D Kalpana, Sanjana J Rao, Joel Koshy Joseph, Sampath Kumara Raju Kurapati 
 Department of Prosthodontics, Dayananda Sagar College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

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Dr. Joel Koshy Joseph
Department of Prosthodontics, Dayananda Sagar College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Kumaraswamy Layout, Bengaluru, Karnataka
India

Photography has always been an integral part of dentistry. The journey goes back to the time when film photography was used only for documentation and referral purpose which has now evolved to digital photography. Its application in dental practice is simple, fast, and extremely useful in documenting procedures of work, education of patients, and pursuing clinical investigations, thus providing many benefits to the dentists and patients. The article describes the added benefits of digital dental photography over film photography, basic armamentarium for obtaining good photographs, and how digital dental photography is beneficial in the field of prosthodontics.


How to cite this article:
Kalpana D, Rao SJ, Joseph JK, Kurapati SK. Digital dental photography.Indian J Dent Res 2018;29:507-512


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Kalpana D, Rao SJ, Joseph JK, Kurapati SK. Digital dental photography. Indian J Dent Res [serial online] 2018 [cited 2022 May 28 ];29:507-512
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