Due to various reasons, your iPhone may be unfortunately disabled and becomes inaccessible. You must be very depressed when you find out that there are large amount of photos stored on the disabled iPhone and you want to recover the photos from the disabled iPhone but don’t know how. Actually there are a couple of different ways to recover the photos.
Recover from iPhone Directly
If you have ever connected your iPhone to your computer and trusted the computer on your iPhone, there is a chance that your iPhone will be recognized automatically and the import utility will pop out. In this way, iPhone detect your iPhone as an external hard drive and you can export all the photos from your iPhone to your computer.
Retrieve Photos from iTunes Backup Selectively
If you have backed up your iTunes, you should have an iTunes backup. With some third party iPhone data recovery software, you are able to recover the photos selectively from the iTunes backup file for your disabled iPhone. iFonebox is such kind of specialized iPhone data recovery software that can retrieve all the photos from the iTunes backup file selectively.
Here is how.
> Install and run iFonebox on your computer.
> Choose the recovery mode of “Recover from iTunes Backup”.
> Select an iTunes backup file from which you want to export and recover the photos. > Choose imessages to scan selectively by clicking on the corresponding icon from the interface listing all the supported data categories.
> Wait until data scanning and analyzing is completed.
> Preview the exported text messages and select the items you need and transfer to your iPhone by clicking on the button “Recover to Device”.
Download from iCoud
If you have enabled Photos Stream and Photos Library, you can login to icloud.com with an Apple ID for your iCloud account and choose photos from iCloud and select what you need to download. By the same token, you can also export the photos from other ios devices which has been involved with the same Apple ID.