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Wow, this was a no-brainer, but of course I didn’t think of it–a pinhole camera that goes into your mouth. I got the tip from Photojojo, which is full of this kind of entertaining stuff. The Smiley-Cam, invented by Justin Quinnell, is a pretty great idea, for a few different reasons. One: It allows you to get that oft-neglected “soft-pallet” perspective that we all want to see. Two: You can easily check for signs of gingivitis. Three: It requires you, as a photographer, to not speak. Four: It’s cheap–only $23! (Go here for details.)