If you deleted your photos from iPod touch accidentally and want to undelete them without backup file, the only way you can recover photos from iPod touch is to scan and get thm back from your device itself. Technically, once you deleted your iPod photos, they won’t disappear immediately, unless those data have been overwritten by new data. So you still have a good chance to restore them, Just follow the steps of this article to undelete iPod touch photos.
To recover deleted photos from your iPod touch, a data recovery tool is needed here: iOS Data Recovery (Mac) or iOS Data Recovery (Windows). Both of them can help you directly scan and recover photos from iPod touch 4/5/6. If you have created a backup files, you can recover lost data from iTunes/iCloud.
Now, download the free and trial version as below to try. iOS Data Recovery is an effective and secure recovery software and it won’t turn your iPod touch into a brick.
First of all, download and run the recovery tool on your computer, then you will see three recovery modes for you: "Recover from iOS Device", "Recover from iTunes Backup File" and "Recover from iCloud Backup File", if you choose the first model, you need to connect your iPod touch to the computer. Remember don’t run iTunes during the recovery process. Then you’ll get the following primary window.
I. Directly recover deleted photos from iPod touch: : Here are two different kinds of situations.
For iPod touch 5/6, you can directly start scan your device without enter dfu mode.
For iPod touch 4, you should enter the scanning mode by follow the description as below. This step is totally safe and won’t harm your device at all.
After that, you have alreadly enter the scanning mode and this app will start scanning your iPod touch.
II. Recover from iTunes Backup File: If you choose this recovery mode, The software will find out all previous iTunes backup on computer automatically and listed as the window shown below. Choose the one contain the deleted photos and click "Start Scan" to extract iTunes backup from it.
III. Recover from iCloud Backup File: If you select this recovery mode, according to the instructions of the software, you need to use Apple ID and password to sign in your iCloud account. After login sucessfully, the software will search all the backups on icloud automatically and show them as a list on the software, select one backup that contain the records of deleted photos and click "Download" button, then you can select the files type "Photos" in a pop-up and click "Start Scan" to extract iCloud backup.
After the scan, you will find all recoverable data on your iPod touch displayed in the scan result. Before recover them, you can preview the detail of your lost data. Find photos in the categories of Camera Roll, Photo Library and Photo Stream. Then choose those you want to get back and save them on your computer by clicking Recover button.
Is it so wonderful? Why not download the free trial version below to recover your lost data right now?
1. If your iPod touch run in iOS 8/9/10, you can click "Photos" app on your iPod touch, then tap "Albums" > "Recently Deleted", you can see all the deleted pictures stored there, they can store up to 30 days, then all deleted photos will be completely cleared. if your can see the deleted photos, you can mark the one you need and click recover button to get them back to the original album.
2. For iCloud backup, there is another way for you to recover iPod touch photos from iCloud, you open http://www.icloud.com on the computer browser, you can login your iCloud account by entering Apple ID and password, then click "Photos" > "Recently Deleted", you will see all deleted photos, just select the photos you want to restore and click the download button to save them to your computer.
3. If you want to recover photos from whole iTunes and iCloud backup, you can read Apple's instructions. But you need to know, you will lost all existing data on iPod touch after restore from entire backup and they can't be restored forever.