How to Recover deleted Photos/ ORF files from Olympus digital camera?

Updated on March 29, 2022

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Olympus camera is well renowned all over the world for its image sensors and image quality. The highly detailed images once captured from the Olympus camera are saved in .orf file format, which is the default raw format of the Olympus camera.

Sometimes there might be circumstances under which your precious images/ .orf files are deleted or lost from Olympus camera. This article will help you learn how to recover deleted photos from Olympus digital camera safely.

Why Photos get deleted from Olympus Camera?

  • Users might accidentally delete photos while just trying to look at their recently captured photos from the Olympus camera by clicking on the sensitive Delete option.
  • Interruptions while transferring photos/ ORF files stored in the memory card of an Olympus camera to the computer system.
  • Formatting memory card of Olympus camera.
  • Capturing photos even though the battery low signal pops up in the display screen of an Olympus camera.

What should you do before recovering photos from Olympus Camera?

  • Stop using the camera after you have incurred data loss scenario
  • Do no click any photos after incurring data loss
  • Make use of reliable data recovery tool

Can I restore deleted pictures from Olympus digital camera?

Yes, you can restore deleted files and images from Olympus digital camera. If the deleted files still reside on the recycle bin of the Olyumpus camera, if the deleted pictures have bypassed the bin then, you need to make use of a reliable tool like Remo Photo Recovery software to recover deleted files from Olympus digital camera easily

Note: Until you don’t recover deleted files from Olympus camera’s memory card, it is suggested to stop using it to avoid permanent data loss scenarios.

How To Recover Deleted Photo Files From Olympus Camera?

You can Recover deleted photo files from the Olympus camera with the help of the Remo Recover tool with ease, you can recover deleted images captured from different models of Olympus camera such as Olympus Pen E-PL9 16.1MP, Olympus OM-D E‑M10, Olympus PEN E-PL10, Olympus Tough TG-5, TG-4, TG-6, Olympus OM-D E-M5, Olympus SP-820UZ, Olympus E-M1, etc.

Remo Photo Recovery software helps you restore deleted files not only from Olympus camera SD card but also from various devices like pen drive, external and internal hard drive, SSD, Memory card, and many more. This proficient tool can also be used to recover videos From JVC Everio and other camcorders.

Steps to recover deleted photos from Olympus Camera:

Step 1: Download and install Remo Recover software on your Windows or Mac to recover deleted files from Olympus camera.

Step 2: Connect your Olympus camera’s memory card from which you have lost or deleted photos using a USB cable to your system.

Step 3: Now, Launch the software and Select the Olympus memory card drive and click on Scan button. If you have not found the drive from the list of available drive, click on Can’t find the drive? Option.

Select the drive

Step 4: The software starts scanning your camera card, use Dynamic Recovery View option to view the recovered files as and when the scan progresses.

Dyanamic Recovery view

Step 5: Once the scan is completed the tool will display a complete list of recovered files.

Step 6: Now go to Filter and select Advanced filter from the drop down. In Advanced Filter, choose the file type as images and click on Apply button to view all the recovered photos.

use advance filter

Step 7: You can preview all the recovered photos by double-clicking on them.

preview the files

Step 8: If you are satisfied with the recovery results, select the photos which you want to restore and hit Recover. Select a location where you want to save the recovered files from Olympus camera.

save the files

This Olympus photo recovery software can also be used to recover deleted photos from Polaroid camera, Canon, Sony, Nikon, Sigma, Pentax, Kodak, Samsung, etc.

Recommendations To Avoid Losing Photos from Olympus camera In Future:

  • When you lose photo files from the memory card of an Olympus camera, it is advised to stop using it until you don’t recover files from the digital camera successfully.
  • Do not abruptly eject the Olympus memory card, instead make use of the safe removal option.
  • Avoid capturing photos or videos from Olympus camera when the battery is down.
  • Prevent connecting the Olympus camera to virus infected devices as this can lead to Olympus memory card malfunction.


Deleting pictures from Olympus cameras can be an accident. But, having a backup of all your important photos can save you from various data loss scenarios. In case if you have not taken a backup of your important ORF files then you can make use of Remo Photo Recovery software to recover them with ease. This tool is compatible with both Windows and Mac operating systems.

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