Transfer files from a storage device to a computer. When you transfer your digital camera s or memory card s image files to your computer, you are downloading them. (Note: Upload refers to transferring a file from a computer to another storage device or to a website.)Photo Tips
Term used for the transference of image data from the camera to your computer. Can be done via a serial port or the faster USB port. Downloads can also be done via Bluetooth or Infra-red without the need for cables.
To bring a file from the Internet or other remote computer to your own using an internet or network connection. Or to load pictures from a digital camera using a cable connection. (Sending pictures to another computer, a camera or the Internet is uploading.)
Transfer data from a device to a computer using a cable connection
A file or other information transferred from a camera, media card, CD, DVD, hard drive or the Internet to a computer or from one piece of computer equipment to another.