How to Recover Pictures on Mac OS X Mavericks?

Hi everybody! Today morning I lost all my photos while updating iPhoto Library. I am really very disappointed thinking what has happened to my year’s collection of favorite pictures. I have my laptop enabled with Mac OS X Mavericks. How can I get back these photos on Mavericks?.

When you switch to the Mac OS X Mavericks from its earlier versions i.e., you get rewarded with lots of new features that make your experience better. However, data loss is still possible on Mavericks OS based computers or laptops. Therefore, you must keep back up of all your essential pictures and other data to a safe storage location. If back up is not there, you can go for another solution to retrieve photos on Mavericks i.e. using photo recovery tool. You can employ such picture recovery application on Mac OS X Mavericks to regain photos that are lost or deleted from Mavericks system under different circumstances for example:

  • Emptying Trash on Mavericks computer soon after photos are deleted
  • Formatting volume containing pictures on Mavericks system
  • Inaccessibility of volume on Mavericks after file system corruption
  • You would not be able to access picture files after APM corruption
  • Accidental deletion / loss of folders holding photos on Mac Mavericks
  • Images may go missing due to third party software action while defragmenting or disk cleanup operation

Photo recovery software for Mac OS X Mavericks!

Yodot Mac Photo Recovery is the best available utility for picture recovery on Mac OS X Mavericks system. This software has inbuilt high-tech photo recovery modules to different types of image files like NEF, CR2, CRW, ORF, MRW, 3FR, RAW, PEF, DNG, KDC, RAF, DCR, ARW, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIFF and so on that are generated by advanced digital SLR/DSLR cameras. Additionally, you can employ this read only application to recover photos on MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, iMac, Mac Mini and other Mac OS X based devices. After recovering photos, this tool facilitates users to view recovered images before they proceed to save them. Along with photos, users can retrieve videos, iTunes music library and other media files on Mac OS X Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion, Snow Leopard and Leopard OS based computers and laptops.

Guidelines to perform photo recovery on Mavericks:

  • Download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery wizard to your Mac OS X Mavericks computer and complete the installation procedure
  • Launch the application to initiate picture recovery operation
  • As the main screen opens up you can see two different photo recovery options that are “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost Photo Recovery”
  • In case, you have deleted pictures on Mavericks click on “Deleted Photo Recovery” option
  • Else choose “Lost Photo Recovery” option to restore missing pictures
  • Now the software scans and displays list of all the Volumes mounted on Mavericks system
  • Select particular Volume from which you want to retrieve images and click next
  • Then this image recovery program rescans the selected Volume and shows all the recoverable pictures in Mac finder styled interface
  • Mark all the photos which you would like to get back on your Mac OS X Mavericks computer
  • Using ‘Preview’ option you can view any photo prior to save it
  • Finally choose a destination location on your Mavericks system hard drive to save restored pictures

Things to Remember!

  • Make sure there is no any important picture in your Mavericks computer Trash bin before you make it empty
  • Backup your favorite pictures by copying them on different storage drives
  • Do not save any data on the drive from where you have lost or deleted photos
  • Ensure about proper power supply when performing operations on any picture file on your Mavericks system