To transfer photos and any files I have found AirDroid to be the most awesome.
The Airdriod interface in browser provides a Linux like UI for your Android. You can control your phone from the browser, browse files and contacts and much more. It's really cool.
This thread has become a honey pot for spammers!
They are getting smarter. Initial posts will look like regular posts and after a long time, the edit will take place.
Makes your work much harder.
I am sure you can recognise them right away and keep a watch on their activities.