With the Lightning to USB 3 Camera Adapter, you can easily transfer photos and videos from your digital camera to your iPad or iPhone. When you connect this adapter, the Photos app automatically opens on your iPad or iPhone. This way, you can select which photos and videos you would like to import. You can also connect this adapter to a USB power adapter. You can connect USB peripherals such as a hub, an Ethernet adapter, or a card reader. This Lightning adapter supports standard image file formats such as JPEG and RAW, and also SD and HD video formats. This is an original Apple accessory.