Stellar Photo Recovery

Best Photo Recovery Software

...Because Memories are Forever

  • Recovers deleted photos, videos, and music files
  • Restores photos with original date-timestamp & name
  • Recovers from formatted, corrupt & encrypted storage media
*Download the free trial version to scan & preview your deleted photos.
  Also available for Mac

Powerful Software to Recover Deleted Photos

Stellar Photo Recovery software recovers photos, videos & audio files lost due to deletion, corruption, formatting, virus, inaccessible drives, etc.

  • Works in all data loss situations
  • Recovers camera RAW image files
  • Customized recovery for quick & accurate results
  • Simple and user-friendly interface
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Recover All Photo, Video &Audio File Types
Stellar Photo Recovery

Recover All Photo, Video & Audio File Types

Stellar Photo Recovery software can recover all known and unknown file types of photos, videos & audio. 

  • Recover deleted photos - JPEG, JPG, TIFF, BMP, GIF, PNG, PSD, Adobe EPS etc.
  • Recover camera RAW image files - CR2, ERF, RAF, K25, NEF, ORF, SR2, etc.
  • Recover video clips & movies - MOV, MXF, AVI, ASF, WMV, MP4, 3GP, etc.
Deleted Photo Recovery from any Storage Media
Stellar Photo Recovery

Deleted Photo Recovery from any Storage Media

Stellar Photo Recovery previously known as Stellar Phoenix Photo Recovery recovers deleted photos, videos, and audio files from all types of storage media

  • Works with all memory cards & HDDs — SanDisk®, Kingston®, Samsung®, Seagate®
  • Supports popular camera brands — Nikon®, Canon®, Sony®, Kodak®, Olympus® etc
  • Supports action & drone cameras — GoPro®, Garmin®, Phantom®

More Awesome Features

SD Card Recovery

SD Card Recovery

Undelete your seemingly lost photos and media files from damaged / corrupted / inaccessible memory card, SD Card (Mini, Micro, SDHC and SDXC), memory stick, compact flash, CF card, smartmedia, multimediacard, XQD memory card, eXtreme (xD)-picture card, Eye-Fi WiFi SD card, P2 card & all other flash cards. Supported cameras include Sony, Nikon, Canon, Samsung, Pentax, Minolta, Kodak, Sigma, Fuji, Olympus, Epson, Mamiya, Panasonic & all latest camera models.

Retrieves Deleted Photos

Retrieves Deleted Photos

Stellar Photo Recovery tool recovers photos lost from all types of storage media. The supported photo file formats are Canon (CR2 /CRW), EPSON (ERF), Fujifilm (RAF), Kodak (K25 /KDC /DCR), Konica Minolta (MRW), Mamiya (MOS, MEF), Nikon (NEF, NRW), Olympus (ORF), Panasonic (Raw), Pentax (PEF), Sony (SR2, ARW, SRF), Sigma (X3F), DNG, DJVU, PGM, Adobe EPS (Mac), Adobe EPS (Windows), TGA, JPEG, TIFF (Motorola and Intel), BMP, GIF, PNG, PSD, INDD, PSP, PCT, and JP2.

Retrieves Deleted Videos & Audio Files

Retrieves Deleted Videos & Audio Files

The supported video file formats by Stellar Photo Recovery are MP4, 3GP, AVI, MPEG, Matroska Video File (MKV), AVCHD Video File (MTS), Divx Encoded Movie File (DIVX), MOI Video File, Video Object File (VOB), OGG,OGM, 3G2, ASX, MTS, AJP, F4V, VID, TOD, HDMOV, MOV, MQV, M4B, M4V, WMV, MXF movies and SVI. Supported Audio file formats are RPS, MP3, AU, WAV, MIDI, OGG, AIFF, RM, WMA, RA, M4P, M4A, ACD, AMR, AT3, CAFF, DSS, IFF, M4R, NRA, and SND files.

Recovers Photos & Videos from Encrypted Drives

Recovers Photos & Videos from Encrypted Drives

Stellar Photo Recovery retrieve your lost videos, photos and audio files from BitLocker encrypted drives, volumes, or partitions. Select the encrypted storage drive in the software, click ‘Scan’ and enter the BitLocker password. The software begins the scan and recovery process from the encrypted HDD, SSD, flash drive, or SD card etc

Save Scan Information and Resume Recovery

Save Scan Information and Resume Recovery

The image recovery software lets you save the directory tree structure generated after a drive/volume scan to a desired location on the disk. The information is saved as a file that can be used to regenerate the tree structure of the found files/folders or to resume recovery at a later stage. You can choose to save the result of the complete procedure or stop the scan at any time and save the information up to that point.

Add your Own File Type for Recovery

Add your Own File Type for Recovery

If you’re unable to see the file format of the items you wish to recover in the supported file types feature of the software, you can either edit any of the existing file types or add new file headers manually or automatically. This feature makes this product the best photo recovery software available in the market. It gives the application extended flexibility and increases its utility.

Create Image of Selected Media

Create Image of Selected Media

With time and continuous usage, internal and external drives/storage media develop bad sectors. This kind of damage often makes data stored on the device inaccessible. With Stellar photo recovery software, you can create a sector-by-sector image of the entire or a selected range of media so that the data stored on the remaining good sectors can be saved. This image can then be used to recover data by using the software.

Comprehensive Scanning with Deep Scan Option

Comprehensive Scanning with Deep Scan Option

The product searches for lost files on the basis of file signature. In case, after the quick scan process is completed and your desired file is not included in the list of files detected, you can opt for Deep Scan to perform a comprehensive scan of the selected drive or location. Improved scanning engine ensure your files and folders are found out quickly thus enabling the digital photo recovery software to restore all data accurately.

Preview Scan Results in Different Ways

Preview Scan Results in Different Ways

Preview the found multimedia files in three different ways - File Type, Tree View, and Deleted List. Sorted and easy-to-view scan results help in quickly identifying the relevant photos, videos, and audio files for recovery. File Type groups according to photos, videos and audio. Tree View allows you to navigate to the media file location. You can view and recover only the deleted files from the Deleted List.

Supports Unicode File Recovery

Supports Unicode File Recovery

The picture recovery software from Stellar stands out from other free deleted photo recovery software in many aspects. In addition to recovery from different types of media and of different file formats, the new version of the software also supports recovery of Unicode files.

Get SMART information of your storage drive

Get SMART information of your storage drive

Stellar Photo Recovery provides SMART information of your storage drive, volume or partition. SMART data reveals your hard disk’s health and temperature indicating HDD wearing signs of drive if any. This helps you to take a timely backup of the drive and prevent future data loss

Works Smoothly with Media >6TB Storage

Works Smoothly with Media >6TB Storage

Most of the free photo recovery tools available in the market fail to work properly on devices that have large storage capacities. However, the picture recovery software from Stellar helps you to recover recently or permanently deleted pictures from media with size as huge as 6TB and more.

How Stellar Photo Recovery Works

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  • Select Location

    Select the drive, volume, or external media from which you want to restore media files. Click Scan.

  • Preview

    Preview all recoverable file after completing scanning process.

  • Recover

    Select the required photos, videos, audio and click Recover to save them at desired location.

Select Location
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Recover

Choose The Best Plan

Standard

Recover your memories which are stored in Photo or Video Formats

$49.99 $39.99

  • Recovers Photo, Video & Music Files
  • Supports All Storage Media
  • Supports All Major Cameras
Professional
Best Seller

One Tool having two different capabilities of Photo Recovery & Repair

$59.99 $49.99

  • Recovers Photo, Video & Music Files
  • Supports All Storage Media
  • Supports All Major Cameras
  • Repairs Corrupt Photos
  • Extracts Thumbnails of Severely Corrupt Photos
Premium

Advance Tool to Recover Photo along with Repair features for Video & Photo

$149.99$69.99

  • Recovers Photo, Video & Music Files
  • Supports All Storage Media
  • Supports All Major Cameras
  • Repairs Corrupt Photo
  • Extracts Thumbnail
  • Repairs Corrupt Videos
  • Repairs Multiple Videos in one go
  • Supports Multiple Formats

Awards & Reviews

Most tested. Most awarded. For over 25 years, we've been recognized as experts

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Photographylife

Photographylife

Recovered images from memory cards or hard drives, even after reformatting, I absolutely recommend Stellar.

Top Ten

Top Ten

Stellar Photo Recovery is one of the best photo recovery software applications available, combining exceptional ease of use with strong overall performance.

Smart Photography

Smart Photography

Stellar Photo Recovery is a very useful tool to recover multimedia files from virtually all types of storage devices. It is easy to install, easy to use, and versatile.

Top Ten

Top Ten

Stellar Photo Recovery is one of the best photo recovery software applications available, combining exceptional ease of use with strong overall performance.

Smart Photography

Smart Photography

Stellar Photo Recovery is one of the best photo recovery software applications available, combining exceptional ease of use with strong overall performance.

What Customers Say About Our Stellar Photo Recovery Software?

Thank you so much and what a fantastic kit this is and a great price I thought I had lost thousands of my photos and had no way of getting them back if I took my desktop to a repair shop it would have cost a lot-lot more.


GRAVES & CHURCHES films

GRAVES & CHURCHES films

I was shocked to know that I have accidentally formatted the SanDisk Extreme CF card. Stellar Photo Recovery saved me & my image as a photographer. I can't be this happy & relaxed. Thank you Stellar.


Kaiwalya Chaya

Kaiwalya Chaya

I have been using Stellar recovery software for over a decade and it has saved me and colleagues as well as students on more occasions than I am comfortable mentioning.


Greg Marinovich, Master Lecturer, Journalism, Boston University

Greg Marinovich, Master Lecturer, Journalism, Boston University

Technical Specifications

About Product


Stellar Photo Recovery

Version

9.0

Release Date

June, 2019

License

Single User

Edition

Standard, Professional, Premium, & Technician

Language Supported

English, German, French, Italian, Spanish

System Requirements


System Requirements

Processor

Intel

Operating System

Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP

Memory

2 GB minimum (4 GB recommended)

Hard Disk

250 MB free space

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  Also available for Mac

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Knowledge Base & Guides

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Stellar Photo Recovery offers an option to choose the specific file types and formats under Advanced Settings. Use this option to get back exactly the same files that you want. Learn more
The additional options in Advanced Settings make Stellar Photo Recovery an exceptionally competent and convenient software to recover lost files. The software allows you to set your preferences for recovery through its Advanced Settings Learn more
Once the scanning is complete, click on the Back button. The software asks you to save the scan information that can be loaded later to resume recovery. Learn more

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FAQ

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The software can recover all kinds of multimedia files including raster, vector, RAW camera files, videos, and audio files. You can also add new file type, if you do not see your required format in the supported file formats.


Supported media file types:


Photo Formats: Nikon (.NEF, .NRW), Kodak (.KDC, .DCS, DRF, .D25), Olympus (.ORF), Panasonic (.RAW, .RW2), Sony (.ARW, .SRF, .SR2), Fuji (.RAF), Sigma (.X3F), Pentax (.PEF), Minolta (.MRW), and Canon (.CRW), etc.


Audio File Format: RPS, MP3, AU, WAV, MIDI, OGG, AIFF, RM, WMA, RA, M4P, M4A, ACD, AMR, AT3, CAFF, DSS, IFF, M4R, NRA, and SND, etc.


Video File Format: MP4, 3GP, AVI, MPEG, MKV, AVCHD (MTS), DIVX, MOI, VOB, OGM, 3G2, ASX, MTS, AJP, F4V, VID, TOD, HDMOV, MOV, MQV, M4B, M4V, WMV, MXF movies and SVI, etc.

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Yes you can recover deleted photos from any make/model of DSLR like Nikon, Sony, Canon, Samsung, etc.
Step 1: Launch Stellar Photo Recovery on your computer. Connect your digital camera to the computer through a USB cable or connect the memory card to the computer with the help of a card reader.
Step 2: Select the removable media or drive from where you want to recover. Click Scan.
Step 3: All the recoverable files are listed on the screen. Preview them and click Recover.
Step 4: Browse and select the location to save the recovered files. Start Saving
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Yes, you can run Stellar Photo Recovery Software to recover all your photos and videos from a corrupted or damaged SD card on your digital camera or android phones. Learn More

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Yes, you can get back deleted photos from Nikon D7100 DSLR camera by using Stellar Photo Recovery software. Simple install and run the software on your system. The software will scan the connected drive and recover the lost or deleted photos or videos on your selected drive.
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Follow the below steps to recover photos, videos, and music files from storage media (hard drive, camera card, pen drive etc.) using the software:

  • Connect the card or drive to the computer.
  • Download and launch Stellar Photo Recovery on your computer
  • Select the removable media or drive from where you want to recover. Click Scan.
  • List of found photos, videos, and music files appears. Preview and click Recover.
  • Browse location to save the recovered files. Click Start Saving.
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It is highly possible that your SD card has got corrupt. There are number of possibilities leading to a SD card corruption/data loss starting from system incompatibilities, mishandling, driver failures or even write-protection. Read our guide to know about the simple solutions for SD card recovery.
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Follow the below steps to recover media files from formatted memory card:

  • Connect your memory card to the computer
  • Launch Stellar Photo Recovery
  • Select the memory card from where you want to recover. Click Scan
  • List of found photos, videos, and audio files appears. Preview and click Recover.
  • Browse location to save the recovered files. Click Start Saving.

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Yes, you can recover specific files after successful scanning of the drive/media. From the list of found files that appear after scanning, select your specific file types and click Recover to save the files.

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To recover photos from a drive having bad sector, first create the image of drive using 'Create Image' feature of the software. Then scan that image to recover your lost photos.

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To recover pictures from the Image file perform the below steps:

  • Click on Resume Recovery icon on the home screen.
  • Click Load Image. A Recovery from Image window opens. All image files with .img extension are listed.
  • Select the image file for which you want to resume the recovery process and click Add.
  • Click Scan.
  • Click Recover.
  • Browse location to save the recovered files. Click Start Saving.
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No. Choose a different drive to save the recovered photos. If you choose the same drive, it will lead to overwriting, which in turn will result in permanent loss of photos.

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To recover photos from saved scan information follow the below steps:

  • On the home screen, click Advanced Settings icon at the top. Click Resume Recovery icon. A Resume Recovery window opens. All saved scan information files with .DAT extension are listed.
  • Select the scan information file for which you want to resume the recovery process and click Add.
  • Click Resume Recovery to start the recovery process.
  • Click Recover.
  • Browse location to save the recovered files. Click Start Saving.
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You can create an image of the entire or the selected range of the hard drive or card and save it to recover photos, videos and audio files at a later stage. Follow the below steps to Create Image of the drive:

  • Click on Resume Recovery icon at the top in the main interface.
  • Select Create Image option.
  • Select the drive for which you want to create image.
  • Here, you can select the Range to Create Image.
  • Specify a location for saving the image file.
  • Click Start Imaging. The image file with .img extension is saved at your specified location.
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Stellar Photo Recovery supports any make/model of DSLR like Nikon, Sony, Canon, Samsung, Kodak, Fujifilm, Pentax, Panasonic, Mamiya, Olympus, Epson, Sigma., etc.

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Yes, If you have permanently deleted photos with Shift + Delete key, running any system cleaner app, accidentally lost them or removed them from Recycle Bin then, you can easily restore them with the help of Stellar Photo Recovery.