Sony Alpha Nex-5 cameras are widely used among photography lovers. With it, you can take many nice pictures of your lovely families, beautiful scenery and many other wonderful things. But sometimes you may encounter some photo loss problems due to some manual errors or other kinds of errors.

Photo loss scenarios on Sony Alpha Nex-5 camera

  • Accidentally pressed the “Delete All” button and lost all images on the camera.
  • Clicked the “Format” button by mistake and all pictures lost.
  • You get your images deleted which are supposed to have backup in computer but actually not.
  • The memory card of your Sony camera is corrupted and cannot be used.

How to Restore Deleted Photos from Sony Alpha Nex-5 Step by Step

There are many other errors that can cause image loss problem as well. When you encounter such problems, there’s no need to be frustrated. It’s possible to restore your valuable images from Sony Alpha Nex-5. All you need is a recovery program. Here you can try iSkysoft Data Recovery for Mac (or iSkysoft Data Recovery for Windows). It lets you retrieve pictures from Sony Alpha Nex-5 only in 3 steps.

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First of all, download and install the tool on your Mac and then follow the instructions below to perform the Sony Alpha Nex-5 photo recovery on Mac.

Step 1 Connect camera to Mac and select a recovery mode

After downloading and installation, start the program by clicking its icon on the desktop. Then connect your device to Mac via a digital cable and four modes are available in the window. Select target file type "Photo" first. This mode allows you to quickly get the lost images back with their original names. Then click "Next" button to go on.

launch the program

Step 2 Scan Sony Alpha Nex-5 for deleted pictures

Then your camera will be detected as a removable storage device by the computer. Choose it from the drive list. And then click the "Start" button on bottom.

scan the drive

Step 3 Preview and restore pictures from your camera on Mac

After scanning the pictures, you can see the folder tree on the left side of the window. Find the images and preview them to confirm whether they are the ones you want to retrieve. To get your images back, check them and click the "Recover" button on the bottom right of the window. After that, choose a folder to store the pictures and click "Ok" button. After a while, you can retrieve all the deleted pictures to your Mac.

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