“I deleted my pictures taken with my iPhone 4 camera accidentally and now I badly need them back. How can I recover deleted pictures from iPhone? Is there a recycle bin or equivalent on the iPhone so that I can recover them?”
The iPhone picture loss is very common nowadays. What disturbs us is that there is no Trash bin on iPhone to recover deleted pictures from. Your options are:
1. Recover deleted pictures by restoring iTunes backup
If you accidentally delete photos on your iPhone, backup in iTunes may be a helpful thing for you. That should at least bring back all the pictures you had up until the time that backup took place.
2. Recover deleted pictures directly from iPhone
After updating to iOS 8, you will find that a “Recently Deleted” folder available in your iPhone. If you have deleted photos or videos, then the files will be moved into this folder at first. So you are able to recover deleted pictures from iPhone directly with iOS 8.
there are chances for you to recover deleted pictures from iPhone backup separately without messing up other data. What you need is only the powerful iPhone picture recovery software, say Leawo iOS Data Recovery.
Here are tutorials for you to recover deleted iPhone pictures by referring to the step-by-step guides below. Note that you should download the trial version of the iPhone picture recovery software first.
Step 1 Connect your iPhone 5c to the computer
After downloading and installing the iPhone picture recovery program, run it on the computer, and connect your iPhone to the PC with a USB cable.
Step 2 Select the iPhone Backup to Scan
Leawo iOS Data Recovery will display all the backups you have made in the main interface. Select the iPhone backup and click “Scan” at the right bottom.
Step 3 Preview and choose pictures on iPhone
After scanning, you’ll have a preview of all the files in your iPhone backup shown on the left column, click them to preview and tick the pictures you want to recover after preview.
Step 4 Recover deleted pictures from iPhone
After preview and selecting files, click the yellow “Recover” button on the right corner, then choose saving location on the pop-up window. Then click “Go” to start to recover deleted pictures from iPhone.