HT4236: iTunes: Syncing photosLearn about iTunes: Syncing photos
Currently Being ModeratedMar 23, 2013 2:48 PM (in response to ruttingbull)
iOS and iPod: Syncing photos using iTunes
Another way. You can use a USB flash drive & the camera connection kit.
Plug the USB flash drive into your computer & create a new folder titled DCIM. Then put your movie/photo files into the folder. The files must have a filename with exactly 8 characters long (no spaces) plus the file extension (i.e., my-movie.mov; DSCN0164.jpg).
Now plug the flash drive into the iPad using the camera connection kit. Open the Photos app, the movie/photo files should appear & you can import. (You can not export using the camera connection kit.)
Secrets of the iPad Camera Connection Kit