Instant Camera Roll

Instant Camera Roll is an app that shares your camera roll in your smartphone with your Mac with a single QR code scan.

Get it on Google Play

Watch it in action!

  1. Download and install Mac app from here.
  2. Run Instant Camera Roll app in your smartphone or tablet.
  3. Choose Instant… menu from the Mac app. A QR code will show up on your Mac.
  4. Tap on the Scan button and scan the QR code.
  5. That’s it!

You should see every pictures and videos from your camera roll in the shared folder named Instant Camera Roll on your Mac’s desktop.

As you see, you don't need to type a random URL shown in your smartphone like http://192.168.123.234/ in your web browser anymore to download pictures (and videos). All you need is just a single QR code scan.

Instant Camera Roll transfers pictures and videos over WiFi so it could be a bit slow for some bigger videos.

Please note that pictures and videos transferred over WiFi are NOT ENCRYPTED, so use this app only in a private WiFi network.