How to Burn Photos to a CD on a Mac

By Wesley DeBoy

The process of burning photos to a CD on a Mac is an extremely easy one, with the help of Macintosh's convenient "Burn Folder" application. In a few simple steps, you'll be able to store up to 700 megabytes of photos on a single CD-R.

Things You'll Need

  • Blank CD-R

Step 1

Click "File," and select "Create New Burn Folder."

Step 2

Name the burn folder to represent the photos you are storing on it.

Step 3

Double-click on the new burn folder to open it in the Finder.

Step 4

Select the photos you would like to burn to the CD, and drag and drop them into the burn folder. When finished adding photos, click "Burn."

Step 5

Insert a blank CD-R into your computer when prompted, and your computer will proceed to burn the photos onto the CD.

Step 6

Eject the CD when finished.