Retrieve Deleted Photos from Sony SD Card

“Hi everyone, I have got struck in a problem. I hope that I would get a good suggestion from any of you. I am a part time photographer as it is my hobby. I have some fine clicks saved on my camera with Sony SD card. The memory of camera is almost full and therefore I had deleted few photos from to free its space for saving new files. Later while viewing photos, I was not able to locate some important pictures on Sony SD card. I had deleted them by mistake along with unwanted photos and I do not have backup of those photos. Help me with a way to get back such deleted photos from Sony SD card. Thanks in advance...”

You might be searching for a solution when you have deleted photos from Sony SD card of yours. In that case, you might have come across the posts like above in some technical blogs. Deletion of necessary photos is really heart aching situation for anyone. Especially when photos are deleted from Sony SD card, you feel more despaired; this happens because of the high quality pictures which were deleted from Sony SD card. It helps you store photos, music and other media files on SD card compatible devices like mobile phones, Tablets, PSPs, cameras, camcorders and so on. While using the devices, it is quite common that you encounter deletion of pictures from Sony SD card as given below:

  • Anti-virus software might delete photo files while scanning Sony SD card. The anti-virus software may not recognize some of the photos or the images that got corrupt and deletes them from Sony SD card
  • Formatting Sony SD card deletes photos along with other files on the card as entire data from will be deleted after format
  • While performing some other action on selected photos, you may select ‘Delete’ option in a hurry and delete pictures Sony SD card

Whatever may be the situation in which photos are deleted, you need not to bother by thinking on how to recover deleted photos from Sony SD card. You can undelete images using Photo Recovery which is the best card recovery software.

Sony SD card recovery software:

Yodot Photo Recovery software helps you get back deleted photos from Sony SD memory card. This program helps you restore different formats of pictures like JPEG, JPG, PNG, GIF, TIF, etc. along with RAW image formats including ARW and SR2 generated by Sony digital cameras and camcorders. This card recovery tool can be used to accomplish Sony camera memory card recovery to get back deleted or missing photos, videos, music files and other files from memory cards used on Sony camera as well as on Canon, Nikon, Kodak, Lexar, Transcend, Kingston, SanDisk and other SD brands. This application is also capable of retrieving files from SDHC, SDxC, xD, MicroSD, CF, MMC, Memory Sticks, SM and other flash memory card types by connecting to your Windows computers.

Procedural steps to recover deleted photos from Sony SD card:

  • Download Yodot Photo Recovery software and install it on your Windows computer
  • Insert Sony SD card into the card slot of computer and run installed tool
  • Select “Deleted Photo Recovery” from main screen
  • Choose Sony SD card drive letter from the list of computer drives on software wizard and click on “Next”
  • Select photo file formats from next screen of software and click on “Next”
  • Software starts scanning for deleted photos from Sony SD card and shows the result in “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Select a photo file and click on “Preview” to view it
  • Save recovered photos from Sony SD card on a drive of computer by browsing a location and clicking on “Save” option


  • Always backup photos of Sony SD card onto any other storage drive of computer
  • Scan Sony SD card using powerful anti-virus software frequently to get rid of external threats

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