Three Methods to Recover Deleted Photos & Pictures from iPhone

Summary

How to recover deleted photos from iPhone? This article introduces to you three easy methods to recover deleted photos from iPhone X/8/7/6/5/4 directly, or from iTunes/iCloud backup.

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Recover Deleted Photos & Pictures

We all have stored some precious photos in our iPhone Camera Roll, and it would be a disaster if these photos are deleted mistakenly. But this situation happens to many people. If you are suffering from this now, calm down. There are many methods to help you get back the deleted iPhone photos.

iTunes and iCloud have offered you methods to recover deleted photos, as long as you have made a full backup of your iPhone. For people who didn't back up iPhone, you can still recover deleted photos from iPhone relying on an iPhone photo recovery tool.

Here we would like to offer you the powerful iPhone Data Recovery software, which offers you easy and useful solutions to selectively recover deleted photos from iPhone with or without any backup.

iPhone Data Recovery

  • Support recovering most types of iOS content, including photos, videos, text messages, call history, contacts, notes, etc;
  • Rescue deleted iOS data from accidental deletion, jailbreak, iOS upgrade or any other situation;
  • Three methods to preview and selectively recover deleted photos from iPhone with or without backup;
  • Compatible with iPhone X/8 Plus/8/7 Plus/7/SE/6s Plus/6s/6 Plus/6, iPad, iPod touch that is running iOS 11/10/9/8/7.
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In the following article, we'll show you each method in detail.

Part 1. How to recover deleted photos from iPhone without backup

Step 1. Download and install iPhone Data Recovery

Download iPhone/iPad Data Recovery software on your computer or Mac, install and launch it.

Getting Started

Step 2. Connect iPhone

Choose Recover from iOS Device on the main interface, and then connect iPhone to computer with an USB cable. Wait for seconds, and this program will detect your device automatically.

Recover from iOS Device

Step 3. Scan iPhone data

Click "Start Scan" button to scan all data on your iPhone. After the scanning process is over, all files (including deleted ones) will be classified as different categories, listing in the left panel.

Preview Photos

Note: If your iPhone runs on iOS 7 or higher, then you need to tab "Trust" on your iPhone for scanning your iPhone data successfully.

Step 4. Select and recover deleted photos

Click Cameral Roll, Photos Stream, Photo Library on the left panel, and you'll find all photos listed on the right as thumbnail. Preview and choose any photo you want to recover, then click Recover button. The deleted photos on iPhone will be recovered and saved in local disc.

Recover Photo

After you recover deleted iPhone photos to PC or Mac, you can use an iOS transfer tool to transfer them to iPhone again.

Part 2. How to recover deleted photos on iPhone via iTunes backup

If you have synced iPhone to iTunes regularly, you can easily recover deleted photos from iTunes backup file. iPhone Data Recovery tool gives you option to check iTunes files and recover deleted iPhone photos selectively. Here we will show you how to reach it.

Step 1. Download and install iPhone Data Recovery

Free download, install and run iPhone Photo Recovery software on computer.

Step 2. Select and scan iTunes backup file

Choose Recover from iTunes Backup File, and select the right iTunes backup from the list of iTunes backups. Then click Start Scan button to scan all data (photos, music, notes, contacts, call history, etc.) on the selected iTunes backup.

Choose iTunes

Step 3. Select and recover deleted photos from iPhone

After scanning iTunes backup, you could view all files in details. Click "Cameral Roll", "Photos Stream", or "Photo Library" on the left panel to preview photos on your backup. Check any photo you want to recover, then click Recover button to get the photos back on your computer.

Recover Photos from iTunes

Part 3: How to recover deleted photos on iPhone via iCloud backup

iCloud automatically backs up the most important data on your iOS device using iOS 5 or later, so you can recover the accidentally-deleted photos from iPhone by restoring from iCloud if you have an available backup file.

Step 1. Download and install iPhone Data Recovery

Free download, install and run iPhone Photo Recovery software on computer.

Step 2. Sign in to iCloud

Choose Recover from iCloud Backup File, and you'll be asked to sign in to your iCloud account in order to get access to iCloud backup files.

Login iCloud

Note: iPhone Data Recovery will not record your account information.

Step 3. Select file type

Select the type of file you want to recover. Here you need to choose "Cameral Roll", "Photos Stream", "Photo Library" and "App Photos". Click Next button to scan the content in your iCloud backup.

Select iPhone Data from iCloud

Step 4. Select and recover deleted photos

After scanning, you will see a list of data file category on the left. Preview and select the deleted pictures you want to recover. Then click Recover to recover photos on local files.

Recover iCloud Photos

In this article, we have mainly showed you three methods to recover deleted photos from iPhone X/8 Plus/8/ 7 Plus/7/SE/6s Plus/6s/6 Plus/6/5s/5c/5/4s/4. Still have questions about how to recover deleted photos from iPhone? Feel free to leave your comments down below.

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