Speaking of transferring photos from Mac to iPhone, iTunes is the common way to share content between iOS devices and Mac. However it is somewhat complicated to use and it might overwrite existing data on iPhone/iPad during the sync process. And if you are expecting to just plug your iPhone in Mac and start copying images to it, it is unlikely to make it due to the Copyright Protection from Apple. You can get photos out from Mac to iPhone though, just not the normal way you expected. First and most important of all, you need to arm yourself with an iPhone Transfer, which is an iTunes alternative that can do magical things for you.
iPhone Transfer for Mac
lets you easily copy any photo from Mac including iMac/MacBook Pro/MacBook Air/MacBook to iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Meanwhile, it allows you to add new images, deleted unwanted pictures directly on Mac. Managing photos is only part of its functionalities. You can use this program to transfer other files including videos, music, contacts, messages, playlist between iPhone and Mac. For Windows users, I suggest you download the Windows version and read related article on the website to know more about how to transfer photos from PC to iPhone
. This program works well on both Mac and Windows.
Free download the trial version of the program on your Mac and have a try.
How to Transfer Music from Mac to iPhone
Note: iPhone Transfer for Mac is compatible with iPhone 6s/6s Plus/6/6 Plus/5s/5c/5 and other previous version.
Step 1. Run the program on Mac
Use the link above to download the program on Mac. After that, install and run the program and connect iPhone to Mac with the USB cable. Soon your iPhone will be recognized by the program, and you will see an interface as below:
Step 2. Copy photos from Mac to iPhone
Go to "Photos
" in the left sidebar of the interface, and then you will see several albums display in the pull-down list. To add photos from Mac to iPhone Photo Library, simply click on "Photo Library
" > "Add
" > "Add Files
" or "Add Folder
" to start transfer. If you would like to create new photo album/folder to iPhone, then click "Photos
" > "Add
" > "New Album
" or "Add Folder
". Once it finished the process, you can get the pictures wanted in your iPhone.
Likewise, you can also use the above method to transfer photos from Mac to iPad
. iPhone Transfer for Mac is not only a simple transfer tool, but also a reliable manager that can help you back up important data from iPhone/iPad/iPod touch to computer. If you think there being more methods to get photos from Mac to iPhone yet haven't been covered here, please let us know in the comment below.