Short courses


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.

    Course team

    Dr Jin J Vaghela

    Dr Jin J Vaghela

    Jin is an energetic and passionate lecturer with over 8 years experience lecturing nationally. He is dedicated to provision of high quality dental care through training and development. Jin has completed a postgraduate Master’s degree in Restorative Dental Practice at UCL Eastman and currently teaches on their MSc Restorative programme. He currently works as a GDP and a DFT Educational Supervisor in a NHS practice whilst fulfilling his role as Clinical Director for a group of NHS practices.

    Learner reviews

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

    Course information last modified: 7 Aug 2019, 14:52