In daily life, iPhone owners love to take pictures with iPhone camera because of its outstanding performance. Actually, what you love more is the memories that are recorded within those photos. However, you may lose your precious photos which preserve memorable moments due to accidental deletion, iOS update and so on. Don’t be panic. Just follow this guide to recover deleted photos from iPhone 6s(plus)/6(plus)/SE/5s/5/4s/4/3GS for free with all possible methods.
Method 1: How to Retrieve Deleted Photos from iPhone Directly
There is a new photo system in iOS 8 that stores the deleted pictures in Photos app directly to an album titled Recently Deleted. If your iPhone or iPad is running iOS 8 or the latest iOS 9, and it’s been under 30 days since you deleted the images, you can easily get them back.
Step 1: Navigate to the Photos app and open the album titled Recently Deleted.
Step 2: Tap Select in the upper right and choose the photos you’d like to recover.
Step 3: Tap Recover in the bottom right to finish recovery to recover iPhone photos.
Note: You can skip to the second method if there is no image you need in the Recently Deleted album or your version is blow iOS 8.
Method 2: How to Recover Deleted Pictures from iPhone with Freeware
Free iPhone Data Recovery is a professional photo recovery software that help iPhone/iPad/iPod touch users to retrieve deleted or lost photos from iOS devices, iTunes or iCloud backup. It can also recover deleted or lost, videos, text messages, contacts, notes, call history, WhatsApp and other data due to various reasons like accidental deletion, jailbreak, iOS update, factory settings restore or iDevice is broken/lost/stolen.
To get started, download the iPhone Data Recovery freeware and install it on your computer.
Step 1: Launch the program and select Camera roll, Photo Stream, App photos on the first interface. Then go to next step.
Step 2: Connect your iPhone to the computer and select to recover data from iDevice and iTunes backup.
Step 3: The freeware will automatically scan your iOS device/iTunes backup. After that, you can selectively recover the deleted or lost photos from iPhone.
Note: If you have synced your iPhone to iCloud before, you can also use Free iPhone Recovery to extract deleted photos from iCloud backup file. Check it out on how to restore data from iCloud.