How to get photos off your iPhone and save them to Mac using iPhoto Photo Stream?
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Thanks to iCloud, your photos can be automatically uploaded to the cloud (when you are connected over WiFi) and synchronized with other devices easily. Photo Stream stores a month’s worth of photos, and it’s perhaps the easiest way to sync photos with other devices without having to lift a finger.
Make sure Photo Stream is enabled in iPhoto: open iPhoto and then Preferences from the iPhoto menu (or just CMD + ,)
In the Photo Stream section, make sure the checkbox Enable Photo Stream is ticked
On your iPhone, make sure Photo Stream is on. Look in Settings -> iCloud and set Photo Stream to On
Connect your iPhone via WiFi to make sure your recent photos are uploaded to the cloud. It might take a few minutes depending on the speed of your connection
In iPhoto, go to the Photo Stream album within the Albums section. From here, you can move your photos into other albums and manipulate them as desired, including export them to other formats and sizes
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