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I have a Mac that doesn't have iPhoto installed on it, which I use for syncing with my iPhone. Is there any way I can copy images from my phone to my Mac (other than email) without purchasing a copy of iPhoto?

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I have iPhoto on my mac and never purchased it. I always thought it comes along with OS X for free. –  Cawas Feb 23 '11 at 14:16
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@Cawas it comes with every mac (ie. pre-installed), but not on the install DVDs –  Loïc Wolff Feb 24 '11 at 9:05
    
@loic well, I rather use picasa anyway! ;-P –  Cawas Feb 24 '11 at 15:14
    
@loic @Cawas there usually is now two DVD's that come with every Mac, the OS install and the Applications install. –  jmlumpkin Feb 25 '11 at 17:42
    
@jml yes, with every Mac. But when I bought (snow) leopard, it wasn't on them –  Loïc Wolff Feb 25 '11 at 18:13

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Use Image Capture. You'll find it in your Applications folder. It's surprisingly robust, and it's made by Apple.

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Will this extract video as well? **edit, it will support.apple.com/kb/HT4083 –  Jonnybojangles Feb 20 '12 at 17:51

You can also use Preview, go File -> Import from iPhone.

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You can also try apps like DropPhox which will sync your pictures to Dropbox as soon as you click them. Very handy!

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