Dental Photography Workshop

  • 6.5 hours
  • 1 day


This one-day course will explore both the theoretical and practical elements of digital dental photography. 

The course aims to teach you how to take high-quality extra-oral and intra-oral photographs through hands-on exercises with modern camera set-ups.

All equipment is provided, but you're also welcome to bring your own digital SLR cameras, ring flashes and lenses.

This course is run by the UCL Eastman Dental Institute in London which has a broad range of continuing professional development (CPD) short courses. These provide hands-on training from experienced staff in dedicated facilities.

Who this course is for

This course is suitable for all dental professionals: dentists, nurses, therapists and hygienists. 

This course is suitable for beginners as well as those looking to enhance their current skills.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course you should: 

  • understand the basic concepts of photography
  • understand consent and storage implications for dental photography
  • be able to take high-quality photographs through an increased understanding of photography equipment and appropriate settings

Structure and teaching

The course is taught through a combination of lectures and an extensive practical hands-on session.

There is a feedback session at the end of the day where we'll review a sample of your photographs.

CPD points and certificate

The course will give you 6.5 hours of verifiable CPD. You'll also get a certificate of attendance. 


The fee is:

  • £399 - for dentists
  • £320 - for dental therapists, hygienists and nurses

Quality controls

All Eastman teachers are experienced professionals. You’ll be asked to submit written feedback via a questionnaire at the end of the course, which is used to monitor the course's quality of teaching and value for money.


Please read the Eastman's refunds policy before booking.

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Course team

Pareet Shah

Pareet graduated with distinction from King’s Dental Institute in 1999.

Following a variety of practice and hospital positions, he commenced Specialist training in Prosthodontics at the Eastman, which he completed with distinction in his MClinDent.

Pareet is also Deputy Programme Director for the Implant Diploma at the Eastman, where he trains dentists in both surgical and restorative aspects of implant provision.

He is teaching lead for the photography module for the implant and restorative courses, and his clinical photographs have been published in textbooks.

Currently he divides his time between specialist practice, teaching, and speaking at conferences.

Student review

"The course was really good. Small group, hands on practice was very useful."

Course information last modified: 01 Dec 2017, 16:47