How to Recover Photos from Canon DSLR?

Canon is a brand name for DSLR cameras. It comes with wide range of cameras for its users with variable specifications. Canon EOS and Powershot are the DSLR camera models that are in use. The high resolution pictures taken out of Canon DSLRs are very precious. Have you lost your photos from Canon DSLR camera and not finding a way to get them back? Then here is the solution for you. If you lose photos from Canon cameras, it is really a heartbreaking situation for you. It has some emotional value and in that case it becomes a need to recover photos from Canon DSLR cameras. The photos might have taken of any family events, you might have done wild life photography and so on. Pictures of such prominence may go misisng at any time. Let us know about loss scenarios before knowing about how to recover photos from Canon DSLR camera.

Scenarios in which photos from Canon DSLR cameras is lost:

  • Accidental deletion of photos from Canon DSLR camera when deleting unwanted pictures consuming more memory space
  • When capturing pictures using Canon DSLR cameras when battery is low, then the camera may get turned off if photos are still being written to its memory and you lose them
  • Abrupt detachment of Canon camera from your PC while photos are being transferred from camera to computer or vice versa
  • Formatting Canon DSLR camera results in deletion of all data in it including photos captured on it. You may accidentally format or realize about your important pictures present on it after format process
  • File system corruption of Canon DSLR camera memory card results in loss of photos and other data in it as card could not be accessed

There are many situations like given above in which photos are lost from Canon DSLR camera. Do not worry much on how to recover photos from Canon DSLR camera if you do not have a backup of lost photos. Whatever may be the scenario for loss, you can recover photos from Canon DSLR camera using Photos Retrieval software. Apart from Canon camera, you can even retrieve digital pictures and other media files from Nikon, Sony, Panasonic and other branded cameras. For more info, visit:

Software to retrieve pictures from Canon DSLR:

Photos Retrieval software helps you recover photos from Canon DSLR cameras in an efficient way. This program has simple interface and has easy to navigate screens using which even a novice user can get back photos from Canon DSLR. You can retrieve pictures from Canon DSLR cameras of various models of Canon like Canon EOS Rebel, Powershot, etc. This application can recover deleted photos from SD card, xD card, SDHC card, etc. To get more info about SD card deleted photo recovery, follow this link: This tool lets you retrieve photos of different formats like JPG, JPEG, GIF, TIF, etc. saved on Canon camera. Additionally, the software helps you restore RAW image formats generated by Canon DSLR cameras namely CRW and CR2. This utility is capable to recover photos from Canon DSLR cameras either in deletion or loss scenario. It supports to recover pictures from Canon digital cameras on Windows XP or later version of Operating Systems on computer. This program restores even photos saved on computer taken from any source. This app is able to retrieve Photostream photos, Skype photos, Zune photos, etc. saved on folders of computers locally. Visit this page to know about recovering Photostream pictures. Try demo of software for more details.

Steps to recover photos from Canon DSLR camera:

Step 1: Download Photos Retrieval software on Windows computer and install it. Connect Canon DSLR camera and run installed software to retrieve pictures from Canon DSLR camera. From main screen, select "Recover Photos" option.

Recover Photos from Canon DSLR - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: From next screen, select either "Recover Deleted Photos" or “Recover Lost Photos”, depending on the scenario faced by you.

Recover Photos from Canon DSLR - Select Recovery Option

Figure 2: Select Recovery Option

Step 3: Select icon of Canon DSLR camera storage card and click on “Proceed” as shown in Figure 3.

Recover Photos from Canon DSLR - Select Canon DSLR Drive

Figure 3: Select Canon DSLR Drive

Step 4: Select file types from next screen and click on “Proceed”. Software starts scanning Canon DSLR camera and displays result in “Data View” and “File Type View”. Select a file to view it as shown in Figure 4.

Recover Photos from Canon DSLR - Preview Screen

Figure 4: Preview Screen

Step 5: Save recovered files using "Save" option on a computer drive as shown in Figure 5.

Recover Photos from Canon DSLR - Save Recovered Files

Figure 5: Save Recovered Files

NOTE: Visit video tutorial of this utility to recover photos from different storage device in effective way.

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