Category Archives: repair

Recovered photos are corrupt

One of the common issues I deal with or get questions about is that recovered photos are corrupt after using file recovery or undelete software. To understand how or why this is happening we first need to address how undelete and photo recovery software works. TL;DR: If recovered photos are corrupt you have two options:… Read More »

How to repair a corrupted JPEG photo

How to repair a corrupted JPEG photo may seem a simple question but the answer isn’t. Many people seem to expect to run some JPEG Repair software and that fixes it. And that’s what many of my competitors promise. If only it were that simple. Now, let’s take this one step at the time to… Read More »