Journal of Forensic Dental Sciences

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Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 2--4

Forensic photography: Prospect through the lens


Sofia Gouse, Shyamala Karnam, HC Girish, Sanjay Murgod 
 Department of Oral Pathology, Rajarajeswari Dental College and Hospital, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

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Sofia Gouse
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Rajarajeswari Dental College and Hospital, Ramohalli Cross, Kumbalgodu, Mysore Road, Bengaluru - 560 074, Karnataka
India

Forensic photography is an indispensable tool in modern forensic odontological protocol which aids in investigative procedures, maintenance of archival data, and to provide evidence that can supplement medico legal issues in court. Proper selection and implementation of the appropriate photography and computer equipment combined with necessary training and correct workflow patterns make incorporating photography into the field of forensics, an easily obtainable goal. The role of the forensic photographer is crucial, as a good skill in photography with updated knowledge of the mechanics and techniques involved is required for proper documentation of evidence. This paper aims to shed light on the various aspects of forensic photography with emphasis on its diverse applications and advancements.


How to cite this article:
Gouse S, Karnam S, Girish H C, Murgod S. Forensic photography: Prospect through the lens.J Forensic Dent Sci 2018;10:2-4


How to cite this URL:
Gouse S, Karnam S, Girish H C, Murgod S. Forensic photography: Prospect through the lens. J Forensic Dent Sci [serial online] 2018 [cited 2020 Sep 26 ];10:2-4
Available from: http://www.jfds.org/article.asp?issn=0975-1475;year=2018;volume=10;issue=1;spage=2;epage=4;aulast=Gouse;type=0