DAL Signature Recommended Photo Records

RECORDS 1

Full Face

This photo is used as a pre-operative portrait and is shot at 1:10
at f-stop 5.6.

RECORDS 2

Full Face Retracted Photo

This photo is used to aid in verifying the occlusal plane with the
facebow mounted casts. It is shot at 1:10 at f-stop 5.6.

RECORDS 3

Full Face Profile

This photo is used to examine the relationship between the
patient’s chin, nose and lips. It is shot at 1:10 at f-stop 5.6.

RECORDS 4

Smile Photo

This photo is a straight forward smile photo and is used to evaluate
the relationship between the lip line and the smile line, as well as
the buccal corridor and the gingival display. It is shot at 1:3 at
f-stop 22.

RECORDS 5

Right Lateral Smile

This photo is used to examine the posterior extent revealed,
as well as the incisal edge position relative to the lower lip, and
gingival display. It is shot at 1:3 at f-stop 22.

RECORDS 6

Left Lateral Smile

This photo is used to examine the posterior extent revealed,
gingival display, and incisal edge position. It is shot at 1:3 at
f-stop 22.

RECORDS 7

Rest Photo

This photo is used to aid in evaluating the vertical position of the
incisal edges. It is shot at 1:3 at f-stop 22.

RECORDS 8

The “E” Photo

This photo is also used as an aid to evaluate the vertical position
of the incisal edges. It is shot at 1:3 at f-stop 22.

RECORDS 9

Tipped Down Smile

This photo is used to evaluate the arch form relative to the lower
lip’s inner vermillion border. It is shot at 1:3 at f-stop 22.

RECORDS 10

Profile Smile

This photo is also used to evaluate the anterior teeth in relation
to the lower lip. It is shot at 1:3 at f-stop 22.

RECORDS 11

Retracted Front (Teeth Together)

This photo is used to evaluate the intra-arch relationship. It is
shot at 1:3 at f-stop 22.

RECORDS 12

Retracted Front (Teeth Apart)

This photo is used to evaluate the occlusal and incisal planes.
It is shot at 1:3 at f-stop 22.

RECORDS 13

Upper Occlusal View

This photo is used to evaluate arch form and an overall tooth by
tooth evaluation. It is shot at 1:3 at f-stop 22.

RECORDS 14

Lower Occlusal View

This photo is used to evaluate the arch form and an overall tooth
by tooth evaluation. It is shot at 1:3 at f-stop 22.

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