Your privacy is important to us ("we" and "us" refers to any parties employed by Sara Pietras Photography). We provide this notice to explain our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on this website (www.sarapietrasphotography.com). Additionally, it will explain the use of cookies, software, and advertising from third parties and the download of any documents, files or software made available to you (if any) on this website. 

The only personal information we collect is name, street and email address, and telephone number. Your credit card information will also be collected if that form of payment is used to make your purchase but that data is only used to process your transaction and is not stored in our database. Users contacting us through this website do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use.

We use the personal information collected from you to facilitate taking your photographs, communicating with you regarding your photographs and other related products and services, and processing any transaction to which you provide consent to Sara Pietras Photography. Such personal information as we collect is not used for any other purpose.

When completing a contact form on this website, your contact information will be recorded and retained in a customer relationship management (CRM), and kept securely online in accordance to the privacy policy of the CRM. Your details are not shared with any third parties who are not directly employed by Sara Pietras Photography without your consent.

Where we have clearly stated and made you aware of the fact, and where you have given your express permission, we may use your details to send you products/ services information through a mailing list system. Email marketing messages sent after a visitor has supplied their contact information and consented to being contacted may contain tracking beacons/ tracked clickable links or similar server technologies in order to track reader activity within email marketing messages. Where used, such marketing messages may record a range of subscriber data relating to engagement, geographic, demographics and already stored subscriber data. MailChimp is our email marketing service and you can read more about their privacy policy here. Please know we will never sell your information to a third-party.

This website uses cookies to better the user’s experience while visiting the website. Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computer hard drive that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server, to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website. As required by legislation, where applicable this website uses a cookie control system, allowing the user to give explicit permission or to deny the use of/ saving of cookies on their computer/ device. Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computer hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors or use the cookie control system if available upon their first visit.

This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. The software will save a cookie to your computers hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information.

Any downloadable documents, files or media made available on this website are provided to users at their own risk. While all precautions have been undertaken to ensure only genuine downloads are available, users are advised to verify their authenticity using third party anti-virus software or similar applications. We cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite our best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and we cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

While we may have official profiles on social media platforms, users are advised to verify authenticity of such profiles before engaging with, or sharing information with such profiles. We will never ask for user passwords or personal details on social media platforms. Users are advised to conduct themselves appropriately when engaging with us on social media.

There may be instances where our website features social sharing buttons, which help share web content directly from web pages to the respective social media platforms. You use social sharing buttons at your own discretion and accept that doing so may publish content to your social media profile feed or page. 

We never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above.

Protecting the privacy of the very young is particularly important to Sara Pietras Photography. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information on our website from those we actually know are under the age of 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13 to provide information to us.

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put into place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending us a request detailing the error(s). To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections. In the unlikely event any of the personal information you supply us online is misused, you may redress these issues by contacting us directly at sara@sarapietrasphotography.com.

 

Should you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please call us at (415) 948-7596 or send us an email at sara@sarapietrasphotography.com.