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How to Transfer Photos from iPod to Mac

By Emily Watson, Tuesday, Feb 04, 2015

"My drive died and I lost all photos and music - BUT they are on my iPod Touch. I have transferred most of my purchased music and need to transfer all the photos. Is there a way to transfer photos from iPod touch to Mac?"

To transfer photos from iPod touch to Mac, an easy way is to enable Photo Stream on your iPod, and then launch iPhoto on Mac. However, FonePaw iOS Transfer offers a more efficient way to transfer photos from iPod touch to Mac due to it can transfer pictures from iPod touch to Mac directly. This software is specially designed for Mac users to transfer iPod contents, including music, podcasts, audio books, etc. from iPod touch/shuffle/nano/classic to MacBook Pro, MacBook Air and iMac effectively. Download the free trial version of FonePaw iOS Transfer and see how it works from the guide below.


1. Connect your iPod with Mac

First of all, connect your iPod tough with Mac via the USB cord and launch the installed FonePaw iOS Transfer on Mac. Within seconds, the program will automatically recognize your plug-in iPod touch and show it on the primary window.

Install iOS Transfer and Connect iPod to Mac

2. Transfer photos from iPod to Mac

To copy photos from iPod touch to Mac, click "Photos" on the left column. Then, in the unfolded list, you can see photos are saved in Camera Roll, Photo Library and other photo albums you've created. Click any of them to reveal all the photos in each place respectively. Then choose the photo you want to transfer and click "Export to"> "Export to Mac" button. In the popped up windows, set a destination to save these photos you want to transfer from iPod touch to Mac.

Transfer Photos from iPod to Mac

This is the tutorial about transferring photos from iPod touch to Mac. You can apply this tutorial to transfer photos from iPhone to Mac, from iPad to Mac, too. FonePaw iOS Transfer is a good iTunes alternative that redeems what iTunes inability. Go ahead and try it out for yourself. If you run into any issue feel free to use the comment box.



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