It is apparent that iOS Transfer can be proper way for you to send your iPhone photos to Mac. This software mainly serves for transferring data between iOS and iMac/MacBook and is conducive to managing some iPhone/iPad/iPod contents, so that you could save iPhone photos, music, playlists, podcast and so on to Mac with iOS Transfer for Mac when it runs Mac OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7 .
As an intelligent photo manager, iOS Transfer directs iPhone users to export photos to PC/Mac, import pics to iPhone and copy them among all iOS devices.
Plug your iPhone into MacBook Air/MacBook Pro via USB cable. Then, you can gain the following interface.
Notes: This program needs to work with iTunes, so you must download iTunes at the same time.
Step 2 Preview Photos with iOS Transfer
Choose a target picture on the "Photos" option to right-click it for "Preview".
Notes: It is possible to flicker certain photos according to the date on the top right side.
Step 3 Export Pictures to PC
Right-click the photo that you'd like to export for "Export to" > "Export to PC". Then, select a path to keep those images on Mac in the next interface.
Step 4 Preview Exported Files
A pop-up will tell you whether it is done, so you can open the folder to see those files that you have exported just now.
Simple as it is, patience must be with you since this process may cost some time if your iPhone has lots of pictures. Never mind! It must help you switch your iPhone photos to Mac as well as videos, voice memos, music, etc.