Download our Risk Free Evaluation Version

PhotoRescue is totally risk free flash recovery solution as it does not write to the damaged or erased media. It will show you accurate and reliable previews of what is recoverable. The full version, should you decide to purchase it, costs $29 only.

PhotoRescue Mac OS X Expert  

The expert version is intended for the POWER user. See our comparison table.


Manual (PDF - 870kb)

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(Q1 2008 release - 2.1.695)
(requires Mac OS X 10.1.3 or higher.)


Other Version

PhotoRescue Wizard 3.x: the easy to use PhotoRescue for Mac OS X

Please visit the Version 3.x site

PhotoRescue version 2.1

What is new in PhotoRescue Version 2.1 for PC?

  • ability to choose slow read for hard to read cards.
  • ability to specify ranges for the recovery.
  • ability to disable thumbnail rendering.
  • new RAW file formats supported.

What is new in PhotoRescue Version 2.0 for Mac OS X?

  • it is faster, up to ten times in some cases, as all recovery algorithms are now simultaneously applied.
  • it supports dozens of new RAW image file formats.
  • its ability to recover movies has been greatly enhanced.
  • it supports bigger cards and external media, with algorithms optimized for FAT32.
  • its interface has been modified to be more compatible with Panther.
  • name change from PhotoRescue Classic to PhotoRescue Expert in order to eliminate the confusion for OS 9.x users.

PhotoRescue: the original digital image and data recovery software.

In 2001, PhotoRescue introduced the first affordable and fair "what you see is what you get" digital image data recovery solution. PhotoRescue will undelete, unerase and recover pictures, images and files lost on corrupted, erased or damaged compact flash, smartmedia, memory sticks, mmd, XD, multimedia or secure digital memory cards when other solutions fail. Unlike our competitors, we do guarantee our data recovery performance: once the demo previews your pic, they will be recovered or you get your money back (see our refund policy).

PhotoRescue supports the recovery of all file types but its algorithms are particularly optimized for JPG or JPEG files, TIFF files, GIFs and BMPs. It also offers a constantly updated support for CRW, NEF, ORW, MRW and many types of movie files. In some cases, we can even rebuild pictures that have suffered minor corruptions.

If your card is damaged, corrupted, or has been formatted, PhotoRescue is the best data-recovery solution you can get: it consistently beats other solutions in independent tests. PhotoRescue even deals with cases where the media is NOT visible as a drive letter anymore. We get at the pictures other recovery software does not even see. Our unique unfragmenting technology rebuilds cherished memories that would otherwise have been lost forever. Try PhotoRescue today.