Retrieve Deleted Photos from Sony Memory Card

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

How to recover deleted photos from memory card of Sony Camera?

Photos are the beautiful of expressing your joyful moments. You can cherish your wonderful moments lifelong through photos. Generally, pictures are generated using a camera. Since traditional camera had lot of drawbacks, digital cameras were introduced. The emergence of digital cameras completely vanished usage of traditional cameras. Presently, there are numerous brands of cameras with different camera clarities and stunning looks. Each camera produces its own file formats. These cameras make use of memory card to save the pictures and videos it captures. Among the various brands available Sony memory cards have gained a huge popularity.

Sony memory card gives you large memory space to save huge amount of files. The pictures that you save on Sony memory cards can be deleted or lost as a consequence of different scenarios. However, the files deleted from memory cards are will bypass the Recycle Bin. Hence, you cannot save those files from loss like hard disk data. Such files can be recovered easily by using recovery tools. Remo Recover is one of the amazing recovery software that enables you to retrieve deleted photos from Sony memory card easily.

How is recovery of deleted files possible?

Technically, when you delete a file, the operating system just removes the file pointer from the index table and assigns the space free for new files. The data still remains in the same location until the operating system overwrites the space with new file. You can recover your deleted file if you don’t overwrite the file with the aid of recovery applications.

Circumstances which causes deletion of images from Sony memory card:

Unintentional Deletion: Users generally commit mistakes while using their cameras and computers. They may perform wrong operations like selecting the file and deleting it without knowledge while they were clearing out the junk files.  In such circumstances you can take the aid of Remo Recover to perform Sony memory card photo recovery.

Improper Transfer:  It is necessary to share your files in between different devices. While copying the files from your Sony memory card to computer, sometimes unknowingly you may pull the USB cable out of the slot. This causes interruption in the file transfer and results in deletion of files

Virus attack:  Virus is the most common culprits of data loss. When this malicious program enters your Sony memory card, it can infect your images and performs actions renaming, deleting or turns your photos into shortcuts. To save from data loss, it is a good practice to backup the pictures prior to facing all such data loss situations.

Remo Recover is stunning recovery software that is revised and recommended many professional experts. This software can be used for restoring Sony memory card photos of formats like PNG, PSD, JPEG, GIF and so on. It also helps you to recover deleted photos from Sony memory card of RAW formats such as NEF, CRW, CR2, DNG, RAW etc. You can use this effective recovery software on Sony memory cards models like SDHC, SD, Micro SD, MMC, CF and XD card. Demo version is also provided which can be used to evaluate the outcome of the software. Additionally, this software can be executed on all Mac versions like Mac Lion, Mac OS X Lion, Mac OS X Leopard, Mac OS X Snow Leopard and Mac Mountain Lion.

Precautions to be taken before you use the software:

  • Stop using your Sony card immediately after deleting your pictures.
  • Don’t save the recovered photos in the same memory card from where you deleted your files


How to retrieve deleted photos from Sony memory card?

Step1: Connect the Sony memory card on your Mac system. Now install the software and select "Recover Photos" from the main screen.

Retrieve Deleted Photos from Sony Memory Card - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step2: After choosing suitable mode of recovery choose the Sony card and click “Next” button to begin scanning process.

Recover Deleted Photos from Sony Memory Card- Select Sony Memory Card

Figure 2: Select Sony Memory Card

Step3: Wait for a while until the scan completes. A list of recovered photos are displayed, select and preview it.

Restoring Sony Memory Card Photos - Recovered Data

Figure 3: Recovered Data

Step4: If required you can save your current scan using “Save Recovery Session” option to avoid rescanning of drive in future.

Sony Memory Card Photo Recovery - Save Recovery Session

Figure 4: Save Recovery Session


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