november, 2021

202123nov9:00 am4:30 pmThe Basics of Clinical Photography9:00 am - 4:30 pm(GMT+11:00) View in my timeCentre for Professional Development Event Organized By: ADA NSW Centre for Professional Development Discipline:PhotographyFormat:Hands-on,In-Person

Event Details

Topics include

  • Photographs as part of records and communication in everyday dental practice
  • Images for patient education… ‘I want you to see what I see’
  • The essence of exposure, aperture and ISO in digital photography and overcoming the difficulties of hand-held macro photography
  • All the information on cameras and recommended systems as well as retractors, mirrors etc
  • The proper technique and settings for taking intra-oral and extra-oral images
  • Positioning the patient properly
  • An efficient team to seamlessly incorporate photography into the daily work flow
  • Better patient acceptance of treatment using photography and descriptive statements

Learning Objectives

  • Using modern digital camera technology that is straightforward to use and cost-effective
  • ​Learn how to consistently take outstanding intra-oral and extra-oral images
  • Clinical Photography as an integral part of best dental practice
  • Save, store, archive and display images – simplifying work flow and data asset management

Listen to Dr Peter Sheridan in the lead up to the course

Other Information

Attendees to this course receive a copy of Dr Peter Sheridan’s book “Clinical Photography in Dentistry”


Speakers for this event

  • Dr Peter Sheridan

    Dr Peter Sheridan

    Clinical Senior Lecturer at The University of Sydney

    Dr Peter Sheridan AM is accredited with the Australian Institute of Professional Photographers and his photos have been used by the National Gallery of Victoria, NSW Art Gallery, and the Sydney Morning Herald. His images and photographic articles regularly feature in specialist journals, museum catalogues and fine art publications. He has authored three major photographic reference books including the award winning ‘Sydney Art Deco’ (2019) Since 2008 Peter has been presenting courses on Clinical Photography for the ADA and NZDA. He is a Clinical Senior Lecturer at The University of Sydney, presenting photography courses for Implant, Periodontics and Paediatric postgraduates. His recent textbook ‘Clinical Photography in Dentistry – A new Perspective’ (Quintessence USA 2017) reflects his international standing in this field and with 40 years of dental practice he is uniquely placed to help dental professionals to incorporate.

    Clinical Senior Lecturer at The University of Sydney


ADA NSW Centre for Professional DevelopmentOur advocacy for members ensures we stay united as a profession, securing the profile, funding, support and recognition to allow us to continue advancing dentistry. As a not-for-profit organisation led by dentists for dentists, our remit is to deliver value to members and we do this in six key ways: Advocacy The strongest professions are those that are well represented Continuing Professional Development Providing comprehensive and respected CPD in world class facilities Networking and Connections Mentorship, events, local divisions and study groups Professional and Peer Advice On dento-legal matters, compliance, practice management, HR, IR, pharma News and Filtering We deliver what dentists need to know, when they need to know it Lifestyle and Benefits It's not all business. We incorporate social events and lifestyle benefits[email protected] Level 1, 1 Atchison Street, St Leonards NSW 2065


(Tuesday) 9:00 am - 4:30 pm(GMT+11:00) View in my time

CPD Hours

CPD Hours: 6.5


ADA Member Dentist – $990.00, Non-Member Dentist – $1,188.00, Hygienist / Therapist / Prosthetist – $350.00, Dental Team -$350.00, Recent Graduates-$790.00

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