You can take photos and record videos with the built-in camera on your Kindle Fire. The photos and videos are stored in your Kindle's photo library as well as your Amazon Cloud Drive. To load photos from your Kindle onto your computer, either upload them by connecting the device to your computer using a USB cable, download them to your computer from your Cloud Drive without a physical connection, provided you have Internet access.

Transferring Photos via USB

Step 1

Connect your Kindle Fire to your computer using the USB cable that came with the device.

Step 2

Type "computer" on the Start screen and select "Computer." Double-click "Kindle" under Portable Devices.

Step 3

Double-click "Internal Storage" and then double-click the "Pictures" folder.

Step 4

Select the pictures you want. Drag or copy and paste them to the desired location on your computer.

Transferring Photos via Cloud Drive

Step 1

Go to the Amazon Cloud Drive website (see Resources) and log in to the Amazon account associated with your Kindle Fire.

Step 2

Click on the "Pictures" folder and then click the "Kindle Photos" folder.

Step 3

Select the check boxes of the pictures you want to download and click the "Download" button. Choose where you want to save the photos and click "Save."