Nikon Photo Recovery: Recover Deleted/Lost Photos & Videos From Nikon Camera

Updated on July 23, 2021

Wondering how to retrieve deleted and lost images from Nikon digital camera memory card? Get back your lost or deleted Nikon digital camera photos easily using Remo Recover software!! The tool acts quickly and efficiently because of its advanced built-in mechanism and recovery algorithms. It is capable of retrieving JPG, PNG, NEF, and other images from Nikon Cameras. Download and try the software for free now.

I have a few corrupted NEF images that I'd like to try to recover from a recent vacation. These are not just 'lost' files but actually corrupted. My Nikon camera and computer see them as seemingly randomly colored lines across the image. How do I get my photos back on my Nikon camera?

The photos that you capture on your Nikon camera might be one of your best memories. Or as a professional photographer, it could be one of your masterpieces. But if these photos go missing due to SD card formatting, accidental deletion of photos, or corruption, you may not be in a position to recapture or recreate the moment.
Luckily, you can recover deleted or lost photos from SD card of Nikon camera with help of the Nikon file recovery tool. Compiled with all the instructions this article will guide you on how to recover deleted or lost photos from Nikon digital cameras.

Can I recover deleted photos from my Nikon camera?

Yes, you can recover deleted NEF (Nikon Electronic Format), JPEG, etc photo formats from the Nikon camera. The reason being, any deletion operation will mark the occupied space of the file as free. But the file content i.e, the photos remains intact inside the memory card. However, you would not be able to retrieve your photos once it is overwritten by new data.

Hence, it is advised not to use the camera to limit your chances of recovering files from the Nikon camera. One of the safest and easiest ways to recover lost photos and videos from a digital camera is by using photo recovery software. The sooner you make an attempt to do the recovery using reliable data recovery software, the higher are the chances of you getting all your images back. The more you delay, there are chances that space will be overwritten with new data depending on the size of the camera SD card.

Nikon File Recovery Made Easy using Remo Recover

Accidental file deletion happens quite often as Nikon camera or DSLR users like to shoot the images in RAW format. This is because it allows you to capture many colors and the photos are of higher color range and depth. As a result, raw images are of large size and need to be backed up in a hard drive. This generally results in accidental deletion or formatting.

There are two ways using which you will be able to recover your photos from a Nikon Camera.

  • Through the camera photos backup if you have maintained one
  • Or by using a competent and reliable photo recovery software

Whether you have lost the photos and videos due to accidental deletion, SD card formatting, or memory card errors after plugging in or plugging off from the computer you will be able to restore the deleted data from SD card as long as you are using a reliable photo recovery software. If you are not having an updated Nikon camera backup, using a photo recovery tool is the only way out. With the aid of a credible tool like Remo Photo Recovery software, you can regain access to all the deleted photos shot on your Nikon camera.

Integrated with the powerful deep scan engine, the tool goes through the storage sector by sector to retrieve all your lost photos. The unique Preview feature of the tool, allows the user to have a look at all your photos after the recovery. Download the free software now and follow the instructions mentioned below.

NOTE: The solution that is discussed in the next segment will work out for all the latest and older models of Nikon DSLRs, digicams, and camcorders including D3100, D3200, D3400, D5100, D7500, D7000, Coolpix B500, Z76, etc. Supports Nikon Coolpix like P900, P700, P520, P500, P330, P310, P100, etc.

How To Recover Deleted Photos/ Videos From Nikon Camera?

After installing the Remo Photo recovery software on your computer, connect the SD card to your computer via USB port and launch the application.

  • On the main screen select Recover Photos.
  • Next, select the SD card from the list of drives and click on Scan to initiate the Nikon photo recovery process.
  • Start Nikon photo recovery process

  • After the completion of the scanning, the data will be presented in File Type View and Data View.
  • Double-click on the recovered Nikon photos to Preview and validate them.
  • preview the recovered nikon photos

  • Once you are satisfied with the image hit the Save button and browse for a location to save the recovered photos

Advantages of using Remo:

  • The software helps you in recovering photos from various Nikon camera models such as the Nikon D3100, Nikon Coolpix P510, Nikon D300, Nikon Coolpix l330, Nikon Coolpix P340, Nikon AF240SV, Nikon Flip Video Camera, Nikon 1 J4 Camera, Nikon Coolpix S9100, Nikon Coolpix L310, Nikon D70, and Nikon P7800.
  • The tool also helps you to recover videos from SD cards that are formatted, accidentally deleted, corrupted etc, and even in microSD card restoration.
  • Helps you to retrieve various types of photo formats like JPG, JPEG, GIF, BMP, TIFF, PNG, and so on.
  • Apart from recovering NEF file format, the software is also designed to recover other RAW photos such as KDF, CRW, EDF, ARW, RW2 and many more.
  • Assists in retrieving photos from crashed hard drive, formatted iPod, corrupted pen drive, and many more.


Despite all safety measures the photos can get deleted or lost due to unforeseen circumstances. The best remedy is to take regular backup of the SD card. Also, make sure that the camera is completely charged before using it. However, if you have photos vanished from the Nikon camera always use trusted photo recovery software to recover lost photos from SD cards.

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