Your privacy is important to The Art of Creative Photography. This privacy statement provides information about the personal information that The Art of Creative Photography collects, and the ways in which The Art of Creative Photography uses that personal information.

Our website uses cookies. We will ask you to consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy when you first visit our website. By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

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About cookies

This website uses cookies. By using this website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to The Art of Creative Photography’s use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.

The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.

There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

Cookies on our website

The Art of Creative Photography uses the following cookies on this website, for the following purposes:

Google cookies

Web analysis with Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses cookies, i.e. text files stored on your computer to enable analysis of website usage by you. Information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. In case of activated IP anonymization on this website, however, your IP address is previously truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is a full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. On behalf this website’s owner, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports about website activities, and provide the website’s operator with further services related to website and Internet usage. The IP address sent from your browser as part of Google Analytics is not merged with other data by Google. You can prevent storage of cookies by appropriately setting your browser software; in this case, however, please note that you might not be able to fully use all functions offered by this website. In addition, you can prevent data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) from being collected and processed by Google, by downloading and installing a browser plug-in from the following link: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

You can also avoid the tracking via Google Analytics by clicking the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set, which avoids the future tracking of your data for this website:
Deactivate tracking with Google Analytics

The Art of Creative Photography publishes Google Adsense interest-based advertisements on this website. These are tailored by Google to reflect your interests. To determine your interests, Google will track your behaviour across the web using cookies. You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser using Google’s Ads Preference Manager, available at: www.google.com/ads/preferences. You can opt-out of the Adsense partner network cookie at: www.google.com/privacy_ads.html. However, this opt-out mechanism uses a cookie, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained. To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you should use the Google browser plug-in available at: www.google.com/ads/preferences/plugin.

Other third-party cookies

When you use this website, you may also be sent the following third-party cookies, which may be used for the following purposes:

Amazon.com: This website is part of the Amazon.com Affiliate Program which grants a small commission for each purchase made by following a link from this website to the Amazon online-shop. More information about privacy policy on Amazon.com.

Refusing cookies

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.

In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.

In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.

Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.

Plug-Ins

The Facebook Like button

The Art of Creative Photography receives social plug-ins from the social network Facebook, which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. The social plug-ins include the Facebook “Like” button, and the plug-ins are marked with a Facebook logo (thumbs-up icon) or are identified by the additional “Facebook social” plug-in.

When you access a website from our website that contains this type of plug-in, your browser establishes a direct connection with the Facebook servers and sends this data to Facebook. This is true regardless of whether you are a member of Facebook, whether you are logged in while visiting our site as a member of Facebook, or if you click the plug-in. If you are a Facebook member and are logged in at Facebook while on our website, Facebook will assign your visit to our site to your Facebook account, even if you do not click the social plug-in. But if you do click the plug-in, this information will be transmitted to your Facebook account and stored there. The nature and extent of information transmitted to Facebook data are beyond our control. Nor do we know in detail which of your data will be transmitted to Facebook, or for what purpose Facebook uses this data. This data includes your IP address, and Facebook’s own information on the website you visited, the date and time of the visit and other browser-related information. If a visitor visits The Art of Creative Photography while also logged in on Facebook, their login ID will also be collected and processed, and Facebook will assign this visit to the visitor’s Facebook account. You must log out of Facebook before visiting our website if you want to prevent the embedded Facebook social plug-in on our site from transmitting your data to your Facebook account. More information on Facebook can be found at this website: www.facebook.com/help/social-plugins.

Refer to Facebook privacy policies for more information on the collection, storage and use of your personal data by Facebook, and the configuration options available to you to protect your personal information: www.facebook.com/about/privacy.

Twitter Plug-Ins

Our pages contain plug-ins that are integrated with the short-message network Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. The Twitter logo identifies the Twitter plug-ins (tweet button) on our site. Please visit this link for a tweet button overview: www.dev.twitter.com. When you visit our site, the plug-in makes a direct connection between your browser and the Twitter server. Twitter thereby obtains the information that you have visited our site using your IP address. If you click on the Twitter “tweet” button while you are logged into your Twitter account, you can link the content of our pages to your Twitter profile. This allows Twitter correlate your visit to our site with your user account. We would like to point out that we as provider of our sites have no knowledge of the contents of the transmitted data or their use through Twitter. For more information, please see Twitter’s privacy policy at www.twitter.com/privacy.

If you do not want Twitter to assign your visit to our pages to your Twitter user account, please log out of your Twitter account first.

Third party websites

The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third-party websites.

Newsletter

Our newsletter will always include a link for opting out anytime. As soon as you opt-out we will remove your e-mail id from our database. The Art of Creative Photography does not sell, rent, or otherwise distribute email addresses or any other personal information. All discussions by email are completely confidential unless we obtain written consent from you.

Visitors Outside of the United States

Our site is maintained on servers located in the United States, which may not offer a level of privacy protection as great as that offered in other jurisdictions. We make no representation that the practices described in this privacy policy are compliant with laws outside of the United States.

Revisions to this Policy

We may revise this privacy policy from time-to-time in our sole discretion. Please visit this site and review our privacy policy periodically for changes. By continuing to access or use our site after changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the terms of the revised privacy policy.

Contact

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or our treatment of your personal information, please write to us by email to info@topphotographyfilms.com.