Please read this policy carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data.
‘Site’ – means the publicly available website www.wildernessphotographic.com
‘Service’ – means the photography education service we provide to our customers.
‘User’ – means a person who uses our Site or has registered to use our Service.
‘Personal Data’ – means any information that can personally identify an individual.
Our website allows individuals to find out about our photography courses and to make enquiries.
We may collect and process various forms of information when you use our Site or Service:
We use the following cookies:
When you use our website, your device or browser may be sent cookies from third parties, for example when using embedded content and social network links. It’s important for you to know that we have no access to or control over cookies used by these companies or third-party websites. We suggest you check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
We use Google Analytics to measure traffic to our Site and understand how Users move around and use our Service. We use this information to enhance the Site and Service we provide to ensure that Users get the best experience possible. All of the information we collect from Google Analytics is aggregate and will not be disclosed with any other third parties.
If you signup to our newsletter, we store your email address in MailChimp. MailChimp provide our newsletter service to send the emails you have requested, and you can unsubscribe from these at any time.
If you send us an email message with an enquiry or request, we will store that email within our email account, which is hosted securely on our web server. We will store the email for as long as is required to deal with your enquiry or request.
We have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorised way, altered or disclosed. In addition, we limit access to your personal data to those employees, agents, contractors and other third parties who have a business / legitimate need to know. They will only process your personal data on our instructions and they are subject to a duty of confidentiality.
Protecting the privacy of children is particularly important in data protection. Anyone under the age of 18 is not eligible to use our Service. We do not knowingly collect any Personal Data of anyone younger than 18 unless parental consent has been obtained prior to using our Service. If you are under the age of 18 and we have not been provided clear parental consent, then please do not use or access our Service at any time.
If we become aware of any personal data that has been gathered on a child who is under the age of 18 without parental consent, we will take the appropriate action to ensure it is removed from our system.
If you, as a parent or guardian, discover that your child (under the age of 18) is using our Service without your consent, please notify us and will we take the relevant action to ensure the Personal Data of the child is erased.
We will continue to retain any information collected from a User of our Service as long as is needed to fulfil our contract with the User and to provide the service the User has requested.
We do not share any Personal Information with third parties.
If you have subscribed to our Service or contacted us via email about our Service, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Last edited: 2/10/2019