Canon Digital Camera Photo Recovery Software

Abby Haines Updated on Jul 12, 2019 to Data Recovery | How-to Articles


How to recover deleted photos from Canon DLSR? Professional Canon digital camera photo recovery software - EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard can recover photos from Canon Digital Camera under any kind of situations, like card error, misoperation or other reasons.

Canon digital camera photo loss problem

Canon digital cameras earn high marks across the board. From the cheapest Powershot A Series and wildly popular SD Series compact point-and-shoots to the Rebel consumer dSLRs and multi-thousand dollar pro dSLRs, consumers are consistently impressed by the solid construction, ease of use, and high picture quality. However, photo loss in Canon digital camera is also inevitable.

Canon digital camera photo recovery software is the solution to restore lost pictures on a Canon digital camera which is lost due to delete, format by accident, file system change to RAW or unplug the camera without disconnect it first etc. Photo recovery software can help you resolve these troubles. And the most cost-effective way is to use Canon digital camera photo recovery software such as EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard.


1. To avoid possibly overwriting, be sure not to take more pictures on the same memory card before you recover them.

If you have done that, try EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard and it may still be able to recover the remainder pictures in most cases, but the overwritten pictures are unrecoverable.

2. If your memory card in your digital camera be recognized as a drive letter in "My Computer" after it is connected, a USB card reader may help.

Find reliable Canon photo recovery software to recover photos

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard is a popular Canon digital camera photo recovery software to recover deleted, formatted, corrupted or lost pictures, images, photos from micro Secure Digital Card. It has a wizard-style interface and allows you to easily recover files from micro SD memory card. It supports all brands including SanDisk, Kingston, PNY, Lexar, Transcend, PQI and more.

How to make Canon photo recovery with photo recovery software

First, only lost photos in the camera SD card can be restored. You should understand that you can only recover photos from the SD card in your camera, not from the camera itself. So, take out the SD card and connect it to your computer. Use a card reader if necessary.

Second, follow a detailed guide for the camera photo recovery. 

Step 1. Choose the camera card: On EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, choose the SD card you connected just down under "External Devices" and click the Scan button. 

select the camera sd card and click scan

Step 2. Scan all lost data: It won't take long for EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard to find all lost data on the SD card. Soon, the "Deleted files" result comes out. After the scan is over, there are many scan results showing up under different categories.

scan the camera sd card

Step 3. Filter pictures and recover: Check as more results as possible. Use the Filter feature to quickly filter picture files from the results. Also, search for a file name and file type in the Search bar. In the end, select the wanted pictures and click the Recover button.

select pictures and recover

This data recovery software can also recover Canon RAW images, like CR2.


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Frequently Asked Qusetions

1. Why cannot I recover 2GB data for free?

It is recommended to check the version installed is Free or Trial because they are different versions.

Trial has data preview function but cannot save any files, while the Free version enables to recover 2 GB files. The default free space is 500 MB and you may share the product on social media to get another 1.5 GB.

2. Why cannot the recovered files be opened?

A file is saved as 2 parts on the storage device: directory info (which is comprised by file name, time stamp and size info, etc.) and data content.

If the files with original file names and folder structures cannot be opened, one possible reason is the corrupted directory info. There is still a chance to recover the data content with the RAW Recovery method in our software.

3. Why isn't it suggested to recover the files back to the original drive?

The storage structure of the lost files would be altered or damaged by any changes on the drive. If you save the recovered files back to the same drive, the original data structures and data content would be corrupted or overwritten, which causes permanent data loss. So you should prepare another disk to save the files.

4. How can I check whether my data is recoverable or not before purchase?

The Free version helps you save 2GB files to better verify the recovery quality of our product before purchase.

5. How long does it take to scan the drive?

It strongly depends on the capacity of your hard drive and the performance of your computer. As reference,most drive recoveries can be completed in around 10 to 12 hours for a 1-TB healthy hard drive in general conditions.

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