Privacy PRIVACY POLICY – Last modified on August 9th, 2016

By using this site, (the “Photography Blogger”), you consent to our privacy policy. The privacy policy may change from time to time and such changes will be posted on this page.

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on our site, subscribe to our newsletter, submit tips, respond to a survey, or fill out a form. You may be asked to enter your: name, email address, mailing address, web address, or other identifying information. You may also have the opportunity to attach photos or other files. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads this site. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways: (1) To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs); (2) To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you); (3) To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs); (4) To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature, (5) To connect you with service providers or product providers; or (6) To send periodic emails.

Third parties provide software that we use, such as among others, for subscriptions (Feedburner/Constant Contact), contact forms, comments (Disqus/Wordpress), content management/hosting (WordPress) and advertising (Google Adsense etc). We do not have control over these third-parties or their handling of information.

If you decide to opt-in to our mailing list, you will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

Do we use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service provider systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits, and keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information; provided, however, in the event of a sale of the website or a merger of our company with another company, this information will go with the website or company to the transferee or successor entity, respectively. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. Also, certain forms collect personally identifiable information in order to connect you with service professionals or product providers. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Occasionally, if we receive an email that is clearly intended for another company, such an email request for product information or company response, we may forward that email to a trusted contact at that company.

What about the third party links?

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties except as set forth herein without your consent.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Additional Terms and Conditions

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline. Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy was last modified on August 9th, 2016.

Back To Top