How to start with Dental Photography? Here comes the cheapest EOS from Canon!
Canon EOS R100: The Cheapest One So Far Pouring your money into the best available equipment is easy, but is it necessary? If you’re a beginner in the dental photography industry, no. The cheapest Canon EOS will do for start. Even though it has some limits. Most importantly, the camera has automatic subject detection function […]
Nikon Z8’s leak: first specs and pics of the upcoming camera!
Let’s be clear about it: we’re talking about rumors and leaks and we can’t be sure what will be confirmed and how it will affect dental photography. Nevertheless, we’d like to take a closer look at the first Z8 probable specs and pictures! The Z8’s about to have similar specs to the famous Z9, but […]
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 […]
Canon confirms it once again: DSLRs aren’t dead!
DSLRs aren’t dead! You may expect it year after year but hold your horses. If we weren’t sure until now, now we are, because Canon says it without any doubt: DLSRs are alive and they’re fine and you can work with them as a dental photographer. Canon still accounts for a third of the entire […]
Eye-controlled AF coming to more EOS R. But not so soon
It’s our mission as a camera manufacturer to figure out ways to make any camera system easier and more comfortable to operate. So, in terms of the eye control system, or eye-controlled focus, we intend to deploy this to various other models as well. At the same time, we’d like to improve the performance and […]
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 Canon Speedlite EL-5 release date postponed due to production issues
Canon’s new speedlite – awaited also by dental photographers – has some problems on its way Canon’ statement says: Regarding the “Speedlite EL-2022”, which was announced on November 11, 2 and scheduled to be released in March 2023, due to production reasons, we have decided to postpone the release to around the summer of […]
Canon EOS R50: Compact, light and accessible for dental photographers?
Canon EOS R50: Small and Cheap. What else? Dental photographers can choose a new addition from the Canon’s family! Will one of the smallest and cheapest cameras be enough for a dental photographer? The EOS R50 effectively replaces the EOS M50 II and marks the transition of the series to RF. The camera is said […]
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! […]
Nikon’s leaving the DSLR market? Not so fast
Is Nikon dropping the DSLR in favor of the mirrorless sector? The DSLR cameras have gained recognition around the world and among photographers in various industries. Dental photography included! Everyone knows some of the immortal models, like Nikon D750, working flawlessly for many, many years. Even though the camera itself was often passed from hand […]
Canon EOS R8 ready? New camera to come in February!
It seems like Canon has big news to announce! The long-rumored Canon EOS R8 should finally see its debut in February, along with the new Canon RF-S 11-22mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM, a reimagining of the EF-M version for the manufacturer’s latest mirrorless mount. What will the R8 be like and will it be useful in […]
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. […]
Canon EOS R6 or the new EOS R6 II?
Canon has launched the new EOS R6 Mark II full-frame mirrorless camera and, as we know already, it is supposed to be the fastest small camera ever. What do the first reviews tell us and is this camera fine for dental photography? First, the Canon EOS R6 Mark II shoots twice as fast as the […]
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 […]
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 […]
Digital Smile Design Photography: Our New Online Course!
Digital Smile Design: a new quality in taking care of a smile! DSD is a unique dental treatment planning tool that strengthens a dental provider’s diagnostic vision, enhances predictability, and improves communication between dental providers and their patients. A treatment plan is completely based on a thorough analysis of the patient’s dental and facial proportions. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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! […]
How to Keep Your Camera and Lens Clean?
How to Keep Your Camera and Lens Clean? Have you ever wondered what causes those mysterious spots that appear in your photos? For photographers, particularly those who use interchangeable lens cameras, this is a common problem. But there’s a way to solve it. These mysterious spots are caused by dust or dirt on your sensor, […]
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 Its New Pro Flash, the $1,100 Speedlite EL-1
Canon Speedlite EL-1: Price & Specs With an asking price of $1,100/£1249, the EL-1 is twice the price of Canon’s previous top Speedlite, the Canon Speedlite 600EX II-RT. We must say: that is quite expensive! What features for pro photographers does it offer? a guide number (GN) of 60, which is at the top […]
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 – […]
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 […]
5 reasons why dental photography is important for your career
Dental practice without photos? Impossible Dental photography has become a major part of every dentist’s work. The culture of image is omnipresent and we’re sure you have used the “pics or didn’t happen” phrase yourself. If so, it will be easy for you to believe that pics must be taken also at your work. Here […]
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 […]
Canon EOS R6: The Review
Canon EOS R6: The newest mid-range camera sets industry standards We bet you know Canon 5D quite well, famous of its gadgets and great resolution. Or maybe you are a fan of the Canon 6D, which is everything we need in most of the cases? It seems like Canon likes this path. Canon’s EOS R6 […]
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 […]
New Free Webinar: Dental Photography from Theory to Practice
New Webinar Dental Photo Master: A Free Guide To Dental Photography Dental Photo Master is here to help you! Kris Chmielewski, a dentist specializing in esthetic dentistry and implantology with over 20 years of experience in dental photography, wants to share his knowledge with you. This is why now you can watch our new, free […]
Image.canon: A New Cloud Platform from Canon
Image.canon: what is it? With the new image.canon service, photographers can forward their work automatically from their camera to their computer, mobile device and supported services like Google Drive. The service is free to use and stores images on Canon’s own server. Every Canon user can register a Canon ID and then use the service […]
Nikon D780: Should you upgrade from the D750?
The D750 was one of the most popular DSLRs and we are not surprised by it. But now, with the D780 already available, it is time to ask yourself: should I change my oldie? Improved Autofocus in D780 Maybe it is not the key feature and not everyone likes using it, but if you do, […]
Mitakon 85mm 1x-5x Macro Lens Redesigned. No new mistakes?
Mitakon 85mm 1x-5x Macro Lens new & better version available This construction will stir the blood of extreme Macro lovers! When Mitakon has released its 85mm 1x-5x Macro Lens at the end of 2019, many photographers – with us among them – were excited to hear that the Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1x-5x lens will […]
Nikon D780 and its features for dental photographers
The new DSLR from Nikon will be available by the end of January. Nikon D780: Personalization possibilities Nikon introduces a DSLR with features and benefits that were only available for its Z-Series before. It also inherits some features the company’s professional D5 and D810 models. Therefore, Nikon is giving us a signal: the DSLR era […]
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 […]
This is Profoto Connect – The button-free trigger
This flash trigger is not only new. It is also unusual thanks to its button-free handling. “From time to time something comes along that changes everything, this is one of those rare occasions,” Profoto says. Is it really? Let’s take a closer look! Connect is a sleek, black, puck-like pod that sits on top of […]
Nikon is giving its FTZ mount adapter for free now!
NIKON goes ahead expectations with its FTZ mount adapter This is great news for all of us, dental photographers. From now on, Nikon’s FTZ mount adapter will be included for free with the purchase of all Z6 and Z7 cameras in the United States. Previously, it costed around $250 when bought on its […]
Special-purpose lens: Venus Optics Laowa 25 mm f/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra Macro available for sale!
The key features of Laowa 25 mm f/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra Macro include an advanced optical system, maximum magnification of 5:1, high resolution and excellent colouring of the photographs. Impressive close-ups within reach Photos: Alberto Ghizzi Panizza, Jie Ge, Gil Wizen The optical system of Venus Optics Laowa 25 mm f/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra Macro […]
Irix 150 mm f/2.8 Macro 1:1 – a new special-purpose macro lens?
After delivering two very interesting wide-angle lenses, Irix is releasing a tele-macro model, which may be one of the most perfect designs intended for dental photography. The Irix 150 mm f /2.8 lens should meet the requirements of even the choosiest users dealing with macro photography. The manufacturer has announced that the lens contains premium […]
Nikon D850 – is it the new benchmark for picture quality?
Nikon D850 is the next generation of the D800′ s line… When Nikon introduced the D800 and D800E, it set a new benchmark for DSLR image quality and super high-resolution photography that approached medium format. Now, five years later, Nikon proudly introduces the next evolution in high-resolution DSLRs, a camera that allows photographers to capture […]
What type of equipment do you use?
What type of equipment do you use, is one of the most common questions, between the photographers. You can now watch my short discussion with Dr. Panos Bazos about the cameras, lenses, and flashes, which we are using in our daily work. Interesting is, that at the end the most important is knowledge about […]
Dental Photography Giants – Carlos Ayala
Get inspired by a real dental photography “Giant”, who influences thousands of dentists worldwide. Watch this exclusive interview with Carlos Ayala: Thousands of Dentists and Dental Technicians benefited from knowledge Carlos is sharing about Dental Photography. Already today, your learning may look completely different!!! Now, you’ll be able to learn from Carlos Ayala, […]
Laowa 24 mm f/14 Replay 2x Macro – macro lens of an unusual shape.
Laowa 24 mm f/14 Replay 2x Macro – macro lens of an unusual shape. Venus Optics is one of the most interesting optics manufacturers from China. Under the brand name Laowa, it intends to introduce a macro lens with a very unusual shape, which can be useful for macro photography from a discrete distance. The […]
What you need to know about Nikon D7500?
Nikon has announced (its midrange D7500 DSLR. While its design has been slightly tweaked, the big story is the features that have been inherited from the D500. It uses the same 20.9MP APS-C sensor, Expeed 5 processor and 180k-pixel RGB metering sensor, and is capable of capturing 4K video. Nikon is keen to stress however that […]
The first batteries designed for use in cameras and flashes.
GP ReCyko+ Pro Photo Flash: Are they worth buying? Read more and find out! Up until now, there were no rechargeable batteries dedicated to external flashes. The GP Company decided to fill the gap, and made the GP ReCyko+ Pro Photo Flash. As the Company says: they give the shortest recharging time in between […]