Home  >  How to Export Photos from iPhone

How to Export Photos from iPhone

“I have a 16 GB iPhone 6s and now it always runs out of space because there are too much photos on it. But I don’t want to delete them. I like them very much. Is there any way to export photos from iPhone to computer, so I can delete them on iPhone and backup them on my computer.”
Asked by Linda

Many iPhone users worry about the storage of their iPhone. They like take photos on their iPhone but too many photos will take up so much space on their iPhone. In this article, I will introduce you an easy way to export photos from iPhone to computer or other iOS devices. So you can safely delete photos from your iPhone without worrying about the loss. And you will have enough space for new photos and other data on your iPhone.

Exporting photos from iPhone is really easy if you have iPhone Transfer software. It can connect your iPhone and find all the albums and photos on your iPhone. You can select any of them to copy and export to PC, Mac and other iOS devices. This software can also export contacts, music, videos, audio books, ringtones, playlists, TV shows and other data from iPhone easily. Learn more about how to export contacts from iPhone here.

Step 1. Connect iPhone to Computer

Free download, install and run this iPhone Transfer software on your computer. Connect iPhone to computer via USB cable. The software will detect your iPhone and connect it to its interface. You will see all the data you can export from iPhone on the left side of the interface.

connect iphone

Step 2. Export Photos from iPhone

This software enables you to export photos from iPhone to PC, Mac and other iOS devices. Just select the right part according to your need and follow the steps below to export photos from iPhone.

1. Export Photos from iPhone to PC

Go to the left side of the interface and select “Photos” section on the data menu, you will see all the photos and albums on your iPhone. You are allowed to preview the photos and select all the photos you would like to export from your iPhone to PC. Then click the “Export to” button and select “Export to PC” option on the drop-down list. The software will export all the selected photos from iPhone to PC easily for you.

iphone photos windows version

2. Export Photos from iPhone to Mac

For Mac users, the steps are the same as Windows users. Go to the “Photos” category on the data menu and select all the photos you want to export from iPhone to Mac for backup. Click “Export to” button and select “Export to Mac” option. All the photos you selected will be exported from iPhone to Mac as soon as possible.

iphone photos mac version

3. Export Photos from iPhone to other iPhone/iPad/iPod touch

After connecting your iPhone to this software, connect the other iOS device to your computer via USB cable. The software will easily recognize and load this device to its interface. Go to the iPhone you want to export photos from and select “Photos” section. You can select any photos on your iPhone to export. After selecting all the photos you want to export, click “Export to” button and select “Export to XXX” option. “XXX” is the name of the other iOS device. The software will export photos from iPhone to the other iOS device easily for you.

iphone photos

All the steps above show you how to export photos from iPhone to PC, Mac and other iOS device. You don’t need to worry about running out of space because of iPhone full of photos. Use this iPhone Transfer software, you can easily export photos from iPhone for backup and delete photos from iPhone to make more space on it. If you accidentally delete an important photo from iPhone, learn how to recover deleted photos from iPhone here.