Standards for Common Aesthetic Oral Clinical Photography
The first international standard for aesthetic oral clinical photography was published by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). It includes 12 photographs mainly focus on the full presentation of aesthetic results of anterior teeth. Another standard published by European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry (ESCD) includes 16 basic photographs and four additional photographs for posterior area. The standard published by ESCD comprehensively covers aesthetic and functional results, considering more than AACD. In 2016, Chinese Society of Esthetic Dentistry (CSED) established its own standard for aesthetic oral clinical photography, including 16 photographs presenting esthetic diagnosis, design and representation.