Recover Lost Pictures from an SD Card

  • A read-only tool that instantly regains lost pictures from SD cards
  • Works with SDXC, SDHC, CF, MMC, xD, iPods, USB drives and others
  • Even deleted, corrupt, formatted or unreadable files from memory cards can be retrieved
  • Offers a secure and effortless means of media file recovery


SD card stands for Secure Digital card. Generally, they are small chip shape storage device used on digital devices like cell phones and cameras. Presently you have many companies competing with each other to produce SD card with optimized and efficient features. Today they are widely used among various portable devices like iPods, cell phones, digital cameras, video game consoles and handheld computers.

Storing files on SD card depends on its size and based on the user requirements, one has to opt for a suitable SD card. The size ranges from 4 MegaBytes to 32 GigaBytes. It is marketed with different types like Normal SD card, SDHC, SDXC, miniSD and microSD. They are well designed with serial and random access capability. SD cards are highly configured to store high-definition videos and high-resolution photos. They are used on a professional digital camera to capture and store photos with a large size. You can copy and transfer the files from these cards to other compatible storage mediums with its high data speed. SanDisk the largest manufactures of flash memory cards produce SD cards. Like any other forms of storage, even SD cards are susceptible to data loss. In such data loss situation, opt for SanDisk card recovery software which is capable of recovering image file lost from your SD card. You can also utilize this tool as Transcend Card Recovery to get back all your lost or deleted media files including pictures, video files, music, etc. from Transcend memory card, USB drive on Windows and Mac PC's.

What causes photo loss from SD cards?

  • SD card corruption: Due to its tiny size, SD cards have to be handled carefully to protect it from any damage. But many a time user fail to do so and end up in corrupting the SD card either by pulling them abruptly or connecting them on multiple devices. Corruption on SD cards can cause problems to file system and makes the image on SD cards to be inaccessible
  • Transfer errors: After the photo session, all the users generally transfer the photos to their computer. While doing this sometimes you may accidentally end up losing your valuable photos due to the interruption in the transfer process. The reason for a halt in the copy process might be a sudden shutdown because of the power fluctuation problems.
  • Antivirus scanning: Antivirus is programs used to prevent, detect and remove malicious threats like the virus. When they are used to scan any virus-infected photo on your device they delete the files along with the pictures. Thus, the deletion of such image files causes loss of data from that corresponding device.

Lost Photo Recovery is a professionally advanced tool that can restore all the lost pictures from your SD card in any case of data loss. It can perform SanDisk CF card file recovery and help you to preview it content by the use of Preview option. This software is capable of recovering lost data from a SanDisk Ultra 32GB Micro SDHC card within a few mouse clicks. It is capable of recovering images of file extensions like JPEG, TIFF, PNG, GIF, PSD, BMP etc. With the use of the SanDisk memory stick recovery software, one can easily recover SanDisk memory stick files.

Lost Photo Recovery is effectively used during recovery of files during an accidental deletion. Using this tool you can recover flash drive on Mac and Windows operating system. You don’t need any technical skill to use this simple and user-friendly software. With only 3 to 4 steps you can restore the pictures in an effective way. By using the SanDisk Card Recovery software, the user can recover SanDisk Extreme SD Card files with utmost ease.

Steps to recover lost photos from an SD card:

Step 1: Download and install the setup file on your system. Attach the memory card to the memory card reader and connect to your system. Run the software and when the first screen is displayed select “Recover Photos” option from it.

Recover Lost Photos from SanDisk SD Card - Main Screen

Step 2: On selecting it the software navigates to a new window which contains two options namely “Recover Deleted Photos” or “Recover Lost Photos”. Select “Recover Lost Photos” to restore after photo loss

Recover Lost Photos from SanDisk SD Memory Card - Choose Drive Screen

Step 3: Select the required drive. When the recovery completes preview your picture and save it back to your system.

Lost Photo Recovery from SanDisk SD Card - Save File Screen

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