Privacy Policy

Little Things Photography Privacy Policy

Privacy is very important to Little Things Photography and your data is stored safely and never disclosed to any other person unlawfully or provided to a third party.

Contacting Little Things Photography:

The owner of Little Things Photography is Michaela Mac Donnell. You can contact Michaela by email: michaela.littlethings@gmail.com or by phone: 083 191 7839.

Your contact information will be recorded and retained in a customer management system (CMS) and kept securely online in accordance with this privacy policy. You will not be added to any mailing lists unless you give the permission to Michaela to do so. Your personal data will not be used for any marketing purposes nor will be passed onto any third parties.

Your information provided to Michaela, Little Things Photography, will be stored in the email account for Little Things Photography which is hosted by Gmail and can be accessed only by Michaela.

If you wish to request for any email(s) containing your personal information to be deleted, please email michaela.littlethings@gmail.com

In addition to the main Privacy policy outlined below, here are also some points to note:

Little Things Photography uses Gmail as the main email provider. We Transfer and Dropbox are used for the transfer and storage of images for clients. Pixieset is used for initial galleries for viewing photographs. Short slideshow videos are created with Smart Slides. Google Drive and iCloud Storage is used for customer management database and storage.

Please visit the privacy policies of each of these individually if you have any queries on how your data and photographs may be stored:

www.google.com

www.gmail.com

https://pixieset.com

https://smartslides.com

www.icloud.com

DISPLAY & ARCHIVING OF PHOTOS:

With regards to the online photo galleries, permission is required so your digital images can be displayed in a password protected gallery for selection and ordering purposes.

This permission is obtained through a booking form which is sent to clients before the photo shoot.

With regards to images that appear in Little Things Photography portfolio galleries and advertising materials, permission to use these images is required and is given in writing in the booking form or by email communication when booking a photo shoot or when ordering the final set of images and collections, or through a model release form.

If you would like your images deleted from Little Things Photography’s archive, please contact Michaela. As standard practice, photos are kept securely for a period of up to 3 years, please refer to the booking form for more details.

Please do not hesitate to contact Michaela if you have any questions related to storage and displaying images:

michaela.littlethings@gmail.com

083 191 7839

Privacy Policy of this website:

Comments

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.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

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.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, 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.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.