How to rescue images from a corrupted CF-card
Recently one of my CF-cards suddenly lost all images and movies from my Canon 5D MarkII. When inserting it in the camera it just said "no images" and when inserting it in my computer it displayed huge amounts of strange files with strange names.
A quick question on twitter ended with these recommendations:
Camera Salvage (Mac)
Digital Photo Recovery (Windows, free)
Smart Recovery (Windows, free)
Photo Rescue (Mac and Windows)
Thanks to @moltke, @willytk, @rudolfsen, @magnusak, @mortend, @evensr. Now go follow them. They're helpful people.
But before booting to Windows or buying one of the Mac apps I wanted to try a small free program ...