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Import Photos from iPhone to iPhoto


With 8 megapixels and all-new optics, iPhone might be the best camera over on a mobile phone. If you are using iPhone and also like taking photos with iPhone, then you may have a lot of photos stored in your iPhone. To edit these photos with iPhoto on Mac computer, you need to import photos from iPhone to iPhoto. In this article, I will tell you how to transfer photos from iPhone to iPhoto.

The article contains 2 parts:
Part1 - Transfer iPhone photos to Mac
Part2 - Load photos from Mac to iPhoto

Part1 - Transfer iPhone Photos to Mac

iPhone to Mac Transfer is an excellent tool for transferring music, video, photo, podcast, audiobook, ebook, etc. from iPhone to Mac's hard drive. We know that iTunes doesn't support transferring contents from iOS devices to computer back, but this 3rd party software can achieve this.

Key features of iPhone to Mac Transfer:

- Transfer Music, Movie, Photo, ePub, PDF, Audiobook, Voice Memo, Ringtone, Camera Roll, Podcast, TV Show from iPhone to Mac for backup.
- Locate movie/music/photo in your iPhone with quick search or filter iPhone files by artist, album, genre, composer.
- Easily and quickly back up your songs, videos, photos, playlists, podcasts and more from your iPhone to any folder on your Mac computer.

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Step1. Free download, install and launch iStonsoft iPhone to Mac Transfer. Link your iPhone to Mac with USB cable, then the software will detect the device automatically. You will see the contents like Music, Movies, TV Shows, Podcasts, Audiobooks, Books, Ringtones, Playlists, Voice Memos, Camera Roll, etc. displaying in the left list.

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Step2. Click Camera Roll, and in the right panel, check the pictures which you want to transfer to Mac.

Step3. After checking the files you want to transfer in the file list, then simply click the button on the main menu to start transferring from iPhone to Mac.

When finished, the following window will pop up, you can click the "Yes" button to get the output files. Then go to the Part 2 to load the exported photos to iPhoto.

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Part2 - Load photos to iPhoto

To load photos from Mac's hard drive to iPhoto, you can try the methods as below:

Method1. Launch iPhoto on Mac, then drag the files directly over the Viewer pane of the iPhoto window. You can also drag an entire folder of picture files, or even a folder that contains folders of picture files.

Method2. Don't want to drag? Choose File→Import to Library, browse your hard drive to select the folder or files you want to import, and then click the Import button.

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