How to Transfer Photos from iPod touch to Mac How can I copy a photo on my iPod touch to my iMac? The folder on my iMac that I sync photos onto my iPod touch got deleted, but the photos are still on my iPod touch.
Recently, one of my friends had the same problem as the above mentioned, losing all her photos and needing to transfer photos from iPod touch to Mac. However, iTunes never helps, but erased almost all the photos on her iPod touch when she was trying to sync her iPod touch with iTunes. Later, I suggested her try the Wondershare TunesGo(Mac). It really works. If you're in the same situation and do not know how to transfer photos from iPod touch to Mac, then follow the steps below to learn how to do it.
Transferring photos from iPod Touch to Mac is really a very hard task for the Mac users. They can’t do it easily because iTunes doesn’t allow them to copy photos to iMac directly. If they transfer photos using iTunes by sync way then they loses all previous photos from their iPod. Losing photos means losing memorable moments. So to solve out this problem we are going to present Wondershare TunesGo for mac. This software is really a great way to transfer your photos to mac easily without losing a single photo. Not only iPod and not only photos it enables you to transfer music and videos or any type of other files from iPhone, iPad android devices to mac easily in just few clicks.
How to transfer photos from iPod Touch to mac with TunesGo for mac
Visit Wondershare TunesGo for mac official page and install it on your mac. After the download, install it on your Mac.
Connect iPod Touch via USB cable of iPod Touch. TunesGo will detect and show your iPod Touch in the home screen. TunesGo supports all ios versions so you don’t need to worry about the version of your iPod Touch before connecting.
On the home tab of Wondershare TunesGo, an option will be there with name “Backup Photos To Mac”. Click on this option to transfer photos from iPod Touch to Mac. Now TunesGo will start copying your photos to mac now. It will take some time to transfer depending on the size of your photos library.
Once transferring process is complete it will ask you to open finder or Finish. If you want to see transferred photos then click on Open Finder it will show you transferred photos now in that finder.
If you want to transfer photo album, you should right click on a photo album name, in the pull-down menu, select "Export to Mac". Then find a place on Mac to store the photo album.
Click Photos on the top column of the main window. Then, in Photos Window, you'll see photos are saved in 2 places: Camera Roll and Photo Library. Click either the Camera Roll or the Photo Library to reveal all the photos in each place respectively. Then select these photos you need to transfer to Mac and click "Export" > "Export to Mac" or you can also right click to select "Export to Mac". In the popped up windows, set a destination to store these photos you want to transfer from iPod touch.
Tips: Generally, photos on iPod touch are stored in 2 places: the Camera Roll and the Photo Library. Photos you've taken with iPod touch or synced to iPod touch via iCloud, which we call Photo Stream, are saved in Camera Roll. Photos you've synced to iPod touch with iTunes are saved in Photo Library.
PhotoTrans for mac is available for mac users. You can only transfer photos from iPod Touch to mac easily using this software. Phototrans enables users to transfer your favorite and important photos to mac easily in bulk or selected photos. It allows you to transfer thousands of photos together to mac easily. It can transfer camera roll photos or albums directly to mac. Not only iPod Touch you can easily transfer photos from any other idevices including iPad and iPhone to mac as well. You don’t need to delete photos from iPod Touch when storage capacity is full you just need to use phototrans. You can backup them to mac and clear space on your iPod to store new photos.
Phototrans is a good option for iPod users to transfer photos to mac easily but there is a problem that you must know before buying it that it can only transfer photos to mac. If you are looking for software to transfer photos or any type of other files to mac then Wondershare TunesGo is the best choice for you. Because phototrans is not able to transfer music, videos, contacts, sms and other ios devices files whereas TunesGo can easily transfer these all types of files.
iPhoto is a photo transfer solution for mac uses available from apple officially. It supports all iOS devices users can easily transfer photos from iPod, iPhone and iPad to mac without any hassle. This is an automatic way to transfer photos to mac. iPhoto enables you to transfer videos as well from your iPod Touch to mac. iPhoto uses iCloud library to import photos to mac. It means that first you need to use Wi-Fi and then transfer photos to iCloud library. Once your iCloud libraries is synced with iPod, go to mac install iPhoto on mac and then you can transfer photo of iPod Touch to mac library. It’s really a very lengthy process and waste a lot of time of users.