Sigma and Tamron are knocking Sony and Nikon out of the top 3 in the lens market!
If you’re looking for a dental photography lens to make your portrait and intraoral photos even better, it’s time to take some new players under consideration. Warning: you might be shocked! For the longest time, Canon, Nikon and Sony were the kings of lenses and we, dental photographers, couldn’t imagine working in our dental offices […]
It’s official. The EOS R1 will be Canon’s “most premium model”
Canon has officially confirmed that the Canon EOS R1 is in development – and that it “will be our most premium model.” As you may remember, the first rumors about the new model’s development were out in November 2021. Today Canon has confirmed, for the first time, that the model is actually in process! The […]
The Nikon Z9’s Selectable Shutter Sounds are Real!
You’d like to customize your shutter sounds when working with a patient? The Nikon’s Z9 will give it to you! Nikon shared the selectable shutter sound during a live stream that it published to YouTube which was spotted by Nikon Rumors. There will be three sounds available: the standard Z9 click, a more DSLR-like click, […]
Canon EOS R8: first reviews, specs and opinions. Good quality & friendly price?
How to describe it in one sentence? This is EOS R6 II tech in a smaller, compact body. But there’s more to know. Canon says this full-frame mirrorless camera is for amateur photographers, but we’re always curious if the new “baby” can work in dental or intraoral photography. 24-megapixel sensor, Dual Pixel AF, the DIGIC […]
Dental Photography Equipment: Firmware v1.1.1 for the Canon EOS R6 Mark II is now available
Hello, dental photographers and Canon users! The manufacturer has just released new firmware for its Canon EOS R6 Mark II. The new firmware adds support for the Speedlight EL-5 and a few bug fixes. Here are the available fixes and changes: support for the Speedlite EL-5 shortened startup time when Bluetooth is enabled fixed a […]
Dental Photography Post Production: Digital Workflow
Consistency is the key to success! Your post production is your signature. What is a digital workflow in dental photography? We’re working with hundreds of photos everyday and proper documentation is the best way to keep them in order. We don’t even want to think what can happen with photos kept in a digital mess! […]
The Canon EOS R5 Mark II May Debut in Mid-2023
Canon EOS R5 Mark II Debut Announced? As we know, the Canon EOS R6 Mark II is set to begin shipping right before the end of 2022. But there is some more exciting news for dental photographers! According to Canon Rumors, the Canon EOS R5 Mark II – successor to the hugely popular EOS R5 […]
Canon discontinues one of the best Macro lenses ever!
It’s official! There will be no more the Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.5 1-5x Macro lens on the market. After 23 years Canon ends the production of one of the best and the coolest Macro lenses available. What was so special about this model? It’s 1:1 to 5:1 Magnification and 9.4″ Min Focus. These features let […]
Dental Photography Giants: Carlos Ayala & Portrait with Speedlight
Great portraits with one good flash? We know how to do it! Taking portraits is our bread and butter! But improving our skills is also a part of our work and we love to share the knowledge. When it comes to working with the speedlight, Carlos Ayala is one of our best dental photography experts. […]
Professional Studio Photography: Online Ultimate Course!
How to use professional lights in dental digital photography? Take a look at our ready-to-use sets! Each lesson will show you various light set-ups that should be used in various needs. We’re not showing you the photo studio arrangement – we’re taking a step forward to give you pro tips and professional advice from the […]
The New Laowa PeriProbe Lens With a Rotating Front Optic: Good for Dental Photography?
Laowa PeriProbe Lens: Can it be used in Dental Photography? Venus Optics has just unveiled a new unique macro lens: the Laowa 24mm T14 2x PeriProbe. With the same features as the previous Laowa probe lens, it also provides a surprise: a 90-degree rotating periscope tip at the end! Thanks to its long, narrow […]
Canon EOS R7 and Canon EOS R10, the EOS 7D Mark II and EOS 90D replacement?
Canon EOS R7 and EOS R10 As we predict – thanks to many trade rumors – Canon is about to announce the Canon EOS R7 and Canon EOS R10, two mirrorless models with APS-C sensors. But there’s more. Various sources say that these new models could be direct replacement for the Canon EOS 7D Mark […]
Canon or Nikon Flash Replacement: Godox MF-R76 Macro Ring Flash
If you’re looking for your Canon or Nikon flashes replacement for Dental Photography, here’s a new option: Godox MF-R76 Macro Ring Flash. Compatible with Canon, Nikon, Sony, Panasonic, Olympus, Fuji, and Pentax DSLR cameras with a hot shoe, the MF-R76 Macro Ring Flash from Godox illuminates your subject with a soft and even light, which is ideal for revealing […]
Venus Optics: The Smallest 2x Macro for Any Full Frame Camera is now available!
Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro for L-Mount Available for Any Full Frame What a news from Venus Optics! The Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO it launched last year for Nikon Z, Canon RF, Sony E, and Leica M mounts is being released for Leica L-Mount. This means we can purchase the Smallest […]
New Smallest 2x Macro for Full Frame from Venus Optics: 85mm f/5.6 APO
What a news for dental photography industry! Venus Optics has just announced the Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO. It is claimed to be the smallest 2x macro for any full-frame camera. It works with Nikon Z, Canon RF, Sony E and Leica M mounts. Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO details: specially […]
Canon EOS R1 in Development: First Rumors & Details
Canon EOS R1: What should we expect? Various online sources confirm: Canon EOS R1 has indeed been in development. The camera will presumably be the company’s flagship body just as the EOS 1D line was in Canon’s DSLR stable. So, what do we know? The camera is said to not have any one specialty but […]
Mirrors in Dental Photography: Tips and Training
Mirrors in Dental Digital Photography How can we divide the mirrors used in photographic documentation in dentistry? Two primary divisions take into account the shape of the mirror and the material from which the light-reflecting coating is made. The shape of the mirror allows it to be applied and placed in a specific area […]
Nikon confirms an Unusual Rear LCD in Z9
New Nikon Z9’s teaser Since releasing Z9’s specification in March, we’ve been waiting for more details of this awaited Full-Frame. And there they are! Nikon has published a 30-second spot with a preview of the rear LCD. And we know already: it won’t be like every other on the market. As we can see, the […]
Retractors in Dental Photography: Tips and Training
Retractors in Dental Digital Photography We bet you know retractors from different applications in dental procedures. However, you will surely need them in your dental office for dental photo documentation. Without them, taking retracted intraoral pictures can be a difficult and time-consuming process. The purpose of using retractors is always the same, but different shapes, […]
Canon EOS R3: All Details Revealed!
Canon EOS R3: What to expect? Canon has finally revealed the full details of its latest professional camera, the awaited EOS R3. So, just to start, the camera features a backside-illuminated stacked 24.1-megapixel sensor, up to 30 frames per second blackout-free shooting, and 6K RAW video capture. Let’s have a look: A new, fast sensor: […]
Canon EOS R3: New Specs and Details Revealed!
Canon EOS R3: Features, Photos and Availability We’ve just informed you about the new EOS R3, top new class camera, and now we can show you even more! While Canon still has not revealed pricing or availability for the camera, it has published new information on how the camera can be expected to function. Moreover, […]
ImagenAI: Artificial Intelligence Will Edit Your Photos
ImagenAI New Editing App ImagenAI has announced its AI-powered photo editing desktop app for Adobe Lightroom workflows. Its artificial intelligence’s aim is to learn your personalized editing style. In your AI profile the app analyzes each image and predicts how you will edit and apply it in a matter of seconds. How should it be […]
Canon EOS R5 with IBIS Bug?
Canon EOS R5 produces blurry photos? Well, that’s unexpected! A Canon EOS R5 user has reported a replicable glitch that appears to be caused by using the camera’s in-body image stabilization which results in blurry photographs. The problem occured while shooting in a mode where in-body image stabilization (IBIS) is set to “always on.” What […]
Canon Unveils RF100mm f/2.8 L Macro: For Dental Photographers, Finally!
New Canon RF100mm f/2.8 L Macro: Details This is huge! Welcome the “world’s first medium telephoto macro lens” for mirrorless that is designed for a wide range of photographers and that offers a unique new feature: a Spherical Aberration (SA) Control Ring. What does it mean for digital dental photography? Thanks to the bokeh […]
Canon EOS R3: First Details of a “New Class of Camera”
What do we know about the new Canon EOS R3? Canon has just announced the development of what will be the highest-spec RF-mount camera yet, the EOS R3. It will sit between the R5 and the 1DX series. The few details that have been released point towards a very interesting camera. Canon hasn’t given away […]
Is It The Last Chance to Buy Canon’s DSLR Lens?
Are Canon’s DSLR lenses over? We’ve got some news for dental photographers who are planning to buy Canon DSLR lens: you might need to hurry up! Rumors say, five popular lenses have been marked as “no longer available” at some retailers including popular optics like the 85mm f/1.2L USM II and the 70-200mm f/4L IS […]
Dental Photography: How To Recover Accidentally Removed Data?
How to Recover Deleted Data? In dental digital photography we take thousands of pictures and each one can be “the one”, right? Do you know this horrible feeling, when your work, data and files are regularly lost or accidentally deleted by formatting a memory card before saving files? We wouldn’t wish it on our worst […]
Nikon News: Z9 Development in Progress!
Nikon’s Full-Frame Flagship Camera with New Features Nikon has officially announced the development of the Z9. The new Z9 will: use a newly developed stacked CMOS sensor and processing engine support 8K video have various other, new video specifications The image accompanying the announcement shows a camera larger than the Z6/Z7 II, with what appears […]
Photography Fundamentals: Lens
Lens in Dental Intraoral and Portrait Photography It’s time to watch a professional dental photography course from Dental Photo Master! Photography Fundamentals: our dental photography course is dedicated to everyone who starts an adventure with Dental Photography or Photography in general. What lenses are the best for Intraoral Photography? These are some of the topics […]
Photography Fundamentals: Exposure & Aperture
Exposure in Dental Photography It’s time to watch a professional lesson from Dental Photo Master! Photography Fundamentals: our course is dedicated to everyone who starts an adventure with Dental Photography or Photography in general. What is the main problem of an exposure in dental digital photography? We’re all dealing with it: photo turns out too […]
The Nikon D5, D850, and D500 With CFexpress Compatibility
Nikons with CFexpress Compatibility Almost two years after the original announcement from Nikon, the day has come: D5 firmware version 1.4, D850 firmware version 1.20, and D500 firmware version 1.3 are all available now and enable use of CFexpress Type B memory cards as well as XQD cards in the Nikon DSLRs. CFexpress in dental […]
Profoto Pro Flashes for Android Smartphones
Profoto Pro Flashes for Android Smartphones Profoto continues to push its support for smartphones with the launch of AirX Smart-TTL support in the Profoto Camera Android app. The new app allows you to use select Profoto lights in combination with your Android smartphone. Is this a new chapter for mobile dental photography? Earlier this year, […]
Nikon Plans for 2021: What’s new for Dental Photographers?
Nikon to Release Two New DSLRs and Several F-Mount Lenses in 2021 Nikon Rumors is reporting that the company plans to release two new DSLRs in 2021 along with “several” F-mount lenses. It looks like the company has to offer dental photographers a lot this year. After all, dental digital photography requires a good equipment! […]
Black Friday 2020: Our Special Discount!
Dental Photo Master Black Friday 2020 Black Friday 2020 must be special – let’s end this year nice! At Dental Photo Master we like celebrating and that is why we’re starting our special offer today. Check out what is our vision of this year’s Black Friday with extraordinary discounts! With our offer you can get […]
Laowa 100mm f/2.8 Ultra Macro: Available in Pentax K and Stepless on Canon EF
Laowa 100mm f/2.8 Ultra Macro with New Mounts Venus Optics has announced that the 100mm f/2.8 2x Ultra Macro lens, originally announced in 2018, is now available for Canon EF with a stepless aperture ring and finally on Pentax K. The news comes months after giving the lens the Nikon Z and Canon RF’s mounts. […]
Nikon Z6 II Available Now!
Nikon Z6 II: Where to buy it? Nikon has confirmed that stocks of the new camera have arrived and that it is ready for despatch! This means you can purchase your brand new Nikon now. Nikon USA informed customers that the Nikon Z6 II will be shipping, as well as Amazon in UK. And if […]
Professional Studio in Your Dental Office: It’s Easier Than You Think!
Studio Light in Dental Office: New Online Training Professional portrait in your dental office? Yes, it’s possible and achievable and Dental Photo Master is here to help you. Our new course consists of 12 episodes to show you the best equipment, set-ups and possibilities you should use to become a dental portrait master. And there […]
New Oval-Shaped Flash With Built-In Modeling Light from Yongnuo
Yongnuo YN650EX-RF, the Oval-Shaped Flash Yongnuo has announced a new flash – the YN650EX-RF – that includes a built-in ring of LED lights around the main flash unit that can act as a modeling lamp. It is also in an unusual ovular shape. Yongnuo says that the YN650EX-RF is equipped with 24 LED lamp “beads” […]
Price Drop Alert: Nikon D850 $500 Cheaper!
Nikon D850: New Price! The Nikon D850 just received a $500 price cut: its price is just $2,500! This makes it more affordable than it’s ever been since it was released in 2017. This is an incredible offer for the full-frame DSLRs lovers. We bet you’re happy now, as the D850 is one of the […]
You can Try the Full-Frame Nikon Z5 for 30 Days!
Nikon Z5 Trial: You Can Try It For Free! If you’re thinking about purchasing the Nikon Z 5 there’s a good idea for you! Nikon has reintroduced its Yellow Program, which allows US-based consumers to order the Z5 and, if not satisfied before a month is out, return the camera for their money back. As […]
Canon Announces EOS M50 Mark II: Details
Canon EOS M50 Mark II Specs & Price We’ve got same releases these days! Nikons announces Z6 II and Z7 II and Canon comes with its successor to the “#1 selling mirrorless camera in the United States,” the EOS M50 Mark II mirrorless camera. What’s new? Well, the M50 Mark II shares the same 24MP […]
Nikon Z6 II and Z7 II Unveiled!
Nikon Z6 II and Z7 II details Nikon has officially unveiled the new and improved Nikon Z6 II and Nikon Z7 II full-frame mirrorless cameras! And, basically, the new cameras are very similar to the old ones. Apart from some important features like dual card slots, 4K/60p video capture, and improved autofocus performance, we get […]
Nikon Z9 Specs Leaked And We’re Impressed!
Nikon Z9 First Specs The first set of rumored specs of the Nikon Z9 has leaked! The flagship-level full-frame mirrorless camera will allegedly feature a 45MP sensor, 20fps continuous shooting, 8K video capability and more. The specs were published by Nikon Rumors. The so-called – we’re still not sure whether this name will stay – […]
The Olympus brand name will continue! But what about the Micro Four Thirds?
What’s next for Olympus? The Olympus brand name will continue following the sale to new owner Japan Industrial Partners (JIP), the manufacturer has confirmed. But the real question is: what is the future of the Micro Four Thirds format? Having confirmed the future of its name, Olympus chose not to answer will its future remain, […]
It’s Official: The Nikon Z6 II and Z7 II are Coming in October!
Z6 II and Z7 II Release Date Nikon has officially confirmed the existence of the long-rumored full-frame mirrorless Nikon Z6 II and Z7 II in a countdown page on its website. The official release time is October 14th at 12:00am ET! Nikon calls this event “The Next Chapter”. The first rumors of a Nikon “Z6s and […]
Accessories for Dental Photography: Retractors
Accessories for Dental Photography: Retractors Time to deal with dental photography accessories, our everyday helpers. First up: retractors! You’re not sure if you’re interested? These are some of the topics explored in this lesson: Why do retractors help dental photographers? How does a self-retractor work? Sizes and construction of the retractors Comparing plastic and metal […]
90 MP Canon EOS RS is Ready?
Canon EOS RS: The Highest Resolution Ever The highest resolution Canon cameras ever released are still the 5Ds and 5DsR DSLRs, but that may change pretty soon now. The Canon EOS RS – the manufacturer’s long rumored, highly anticipated and high resolution member of the growing R system family – is making headlines again. According to reports, […]
Color Transfer: Tools & Accessories
Color Transfer in Dental Photography Matching the color by a dental technician in the mouth of the patient is not often possible. How can we measure this color and transfer it to the lab successfully? Luckily, we’ve prepared our online training! These are some of the topics explored in this lesson: What camera accessories are […]
The new Laowa Lens is the First World’s First 2x Ultra Macro Lens for MFT
MFT System Fans, We Have Good News! Venus Optics has now officially announced their new Laowa 50mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO lens designed specifically for the Micro Four Thirds system. And, as says the manufacturer, this is the first lens in the MFT system with the 2:1 zoom. Now, is it one good reason […]
Professional Studio Photography: Backgrounds
How To Choose a Background? Dr Kris Chmielewski has prepared a special lesson for you. Professional Studio Photography is a very wide topic, and we want to explore it thouroghly! These are some of the topics explored by Kris in this lesson: Types of backgrounds used in Studio Photography Cyclorama – what is it? Why […]
Lab Work Photography – with Carlos Ayala Paz
In Dental Photo Master we believe that the best quality comes from the best knowledge. That is why we are happy to invite worldwide known experts! One of them is Carlos Ayala Paz, who doesn’t even need to be introduced to our community. Carlos Ayala Paz on Lab Photography In this lesson, Carlos has shared […]
Nikon Registers New Camera. Is it the Z7s?
Are These Nikon Z7s Specs? Nikon has just registered a new camera overseas that could be the Nikon Z7S or Nikon Z6S, the refreshed versions of the existing Z7 and Z6 cameras. The new camera has some upgrades, including dual memory card slots, dual processors and 4K 60p video. Rumors about the Nikon Z7S and […]
Is Canon 5D DSLR Line Over?
Canon Rumors: Is The 5D Line Dead? This might be a difficult news for the lovers of the Canon 5D Mark IV: rumor has it that it will not have a successor. Canon has reportedly decided to discontinue its popular and pioneering 5D line of cameras. This is shocking, especially with the recent news about […]
Postproduction: How to Remove or Improve the Black Background
New series Essence Collection: How to Remove or Improve the Black Background Clear, sharp black background is one of the elements of a professional dental photo. But instead of removing any dust one by one, there is an easier and quicker way to obtain it. Dr Kris Chmielewski will show you how! These are some […]
It’s Official: Olympus Exits the Camera Business
Goodbye, Olympus! Olympus is exiting the camera business after an 84-year run! This means we can finally confirm the ongoing rumors and say ‘goodbye’ to one of the world’s most recognizable brands in the industry. As we can read in th press release, Olympus has signed a memorandum of understanding to sell its camera division […]
Postproduction: How to Edit Your Photos and Prepare Them to Export?
New series Essence Collection: How to Edit Your Photos and Prepare Them to Export? Our expert, dentist Kris Chmielewski, has prepared a quick course about editing, cleaning and preparing your photos to export. Make your photographs spotless and professional! These are some of the topics explored by Kris: How to improve the exposure of your […]
Cheap Batteries for DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras from Duracell!
Duracell’s Batteries: A Nice Offer for DSLR and Mirrorless! We bet you still remember the Duracell bunny: sweet, fast and tireless. But do you know that the same bunny can be a great helper for your work in dental photography? Just check here: there you’ll find batteries available for most major brands, including Canon, Nikon, […]
Canon EOS R5 Price: Prepare Yourself Before You Read It!
We hoped for a nice surprise, but it seems like Canon has other plans. The EOS R5, also known as a highly anticipated 2020 premiere, won’t be cheap. An Australian retailer has listed the as-yet-unreleased Canon EOS R5 on its online storefront. We’re not sure if it was accidental or a deliberate action to make […]
Free Software from Canon to Use Your Camera as a Webcam!
Canon makes it easier: you don’t need other software or the Cam Link to use your Canon camera as a webcam. This new, free software will take care of it! This is a great move in these difficult, pandemic times. Thanks to the EOS Webcam Utility you don’t need to buy a new webcam to […]
2 Months of Free Creative Cloud from Adobe: Is It True?
Among all the news regarding changes due to the Coronavirus pandemic, you may also see the one about a new, free option for Adobe Creavite Cloud users. Is it true? As you may read in various places, Adobe quickly responds to widespread school closures amid coronavirus pandemic by offering students free access to its Creative […]
Canon Announces Delays and Closures Due to The Coronavirus
Canon EOS R5 delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic Canon Rumors reports that Canon EOS R5 and EOS R6 are currently “both running at less than 1/4 of Canon’s manufacturing capacity.” Due to the Coronavirus Canon closed down some of its factories, so the previously planned production is unreachable. The camera was supposed to make […]
3 Months of the Lightroom Alternative for Free Due to The Coronavirus Pandemic
3 months of free access to Affinity Photo, Designer, and Publisher are available now. This tool is a new opportunity and alternative to the well known, Adobe Lightroom. After the 90-day free trial, you can buy the access to this new postproduction tool with a special discount. “The introduction of the 90-day free trial and […]
Nikon USA Suspends Repair Services Due to The Coronavirus
The Coronavirus influences Nikon repair services Nikon USA has suspended repairs at its service facilities and is no longer accepting equipment, due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. For those that have already sent cameras or lenses to Nikon USA for servicing or repair, it is unclear how long it will be before the suspension is […]
Sigma CEO Confirms: Most New Products Exclusively for Mirrorless Cameras
Sigma will focus on mirrorless cameras In a tweet published on March 10, Sigma CEO Kazuto Yamaki shared a bit of information that hints at what products we should most be expecting to see from Sigma in the foreseeable future. In response to a question from a Twitter user the CEO wrote: “Most new products […]
Nikon Z6, Z7 and Z50 Firmware 3.0 Upgrade Available: Report
Nikon takes care of the mirrorless full-frame cameras users! After last year’s patch with Eye AF for the Z6 and Z7 bodies, the newest Firmware 3.0 update provides us with ProGrade and Lexar CFexpress (type B) cards support. But the biggest change regarding this patch is the one about the AF mode, which was a […]
The most capacious microSD ever: SanDisk Extreme UHS-I 1TB microSDXC
The first 1TB microSD card The 1 terabyte SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSDXC is already available and it costs $450. If you need less, feel free to choose the 512 GB version for $200. The 1TB capacity is its biggest value, but not the only one. Impressive speeds The monstrous card features read speed of up […]