PRIVACY POLICY

By visiting mortensenphotography.ca YOU ARE CONSENTING TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY.

OVERVIEW
Mortensen Photography, doing business as (“Mortensen Photography”,  “we” or “us”) is sensitive to concerns that personal information collected from its customers (“you” or “your”) be handled respectfully and appropriately.  This Privacy Policy (the “Policy”) discloses the privacy practices for Mortensen Photography and applies solely to information collected by the web site www.mortensenphotography.ca including any related domains and subdomains (the “Site”). This Policy is intended to notify you of the following:

1.    What personally identifiable information Mortensen Photography collects from you through the Site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
2.    What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
3.    The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
4.    How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
 
WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED?
 
Internet Traffic Data
Internet traffic data includes but is not limited to internet service provider information, collection of IP addresses, entry and exit pages, various operating systems and other such information.  We collect no personally identifying information through this process, and it is used to help analyze user traffic with respect to various services available through Mortensen Photography to allow for a more customized and enjoyable user experience.
 

Cookies
We use “cookies” on these Site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you do not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time and improving efficiency while on our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our Site. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the Site may not work properly or at all.
We use Squarespace for our website, and as far as Do Not Track signals go, Squarespace sites use information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer websites, to track users' movements around websites, and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. Squarespace sites do not link this automatically-collected data to personally identifiable information. So to the best of our knowledge, Squarespace does not currently support recognition of Do Not Track protocol. Users of this site should anticipate that data regarding their visit to this site is collected and used in the aggregate as mentioned earlier in this paragraph
Personal Information
Mortensen Photography must collect some information from you (“Identifier Information”) to allow you to use and access services, products and materials.  Identifier Information is only collected by your personally providing such information to Mortensen Photography via e-mail, by phone, or otherwise through www.mortensenphotography.ca website pursuant to making a purchase or requesting service.
Testimonials
Mortensen Photography may display personal testimonials of yours from time to time received via email or as otherwise received from you Mortensen Photography.  By accepting the Terms of Use, which incorporate this Privacy Policy that you may access here, you give Mortensen Photography specific consent to use such personal testimonial.  If you would like Mortensen Photography to remove your testimonial or customer review at any time, please simply contact us at mortensenphotography@shaw.ca , and we will promptly do so.

INFORMATION COLLECTION, USE, AND SHARING
We are the sole owners of the information collected on the Site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell, rent or otherwise share this information with any other individual or business entity, except as reasonably necessary to provide products, materials, or services to you.

We do share your information with trusted third parties (MailChimp and Squarespace) who assist us in operating our website and servicing visitors. These trusted third parties agree to keep this information confidential. 
We will use your information to respond to you, and will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.
Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.
.Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us or request that we discontinue sending of email and other communications at any time at any time by contacting us at mortensenphotography@shaw.ca 

SECURITY
We maintain security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, misuse, or disclosure. However, no exchange of data over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure. While we make every effort to protect your personal information shared with us through our Site, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share with us through this Site could be accessed or tampered with by a third party. You agree that we are not responsible for any intercepted information shared through our Site without our knowledge or permission. Additionally, you release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.
Registration
In order to use this Site, a user may complete the registration form. During registration a user is required to give certain information (such as name and email address). This information is used to contact you about the products/services on our site in which you have expressed interest. At your option, you may also provide demographic information (such as gender or age) about yourself, but it is not required.

CHILDREN
To access or use the Site, you must be 18 years old or older and have the requisite power and authority to enter into this Privacy Policy
 
ORDERS
We request information from you on our order form. To buy from us, you must provide contact information (such as your name and shipping address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we will use this information to contact you.

THIRD PARTIES
Please be aware that some of our business partners may use cookies or other methods of tracking and targeting use on our site (advertisers, for example).  However, we have no access to or control over these cookies and this Privacy Policy does not extend to such third parties.  Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other Site. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects Identifier Information.

SURVEYS & CONTESTS
From time-to-time our site requests information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore whether or not to disclose information sought by such surveys or contests. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as postal code, age level, etc.). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.

UPDATES
Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page.  You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Site and this Policy periodically and to be aware of any modifications. 
If have any questions about this Privacy Policy, you may contact us via email at mortensenphotography@shaw.ca
 
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