Privacy and Confidentiality Policy
Our Commitment to Privacy:
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it readily available on our website.
The information we collect:
With the exception of photographic pictures, displayed as digital images, that are covered under copyright law, this notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the Secret Focus website. See below for details about privacy, confidentiality and photographic images. You can order products, services, make requests and register to receive materials.
The types of personal information collected at respective points on the website are:
The way we use information:
We use the information you provide about yourself when placing an order only to complete that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order.
We use the information you provide about someone else when placing an order only to send the product and to confirm delivery. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order.
We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other response and are not shared with outside parties.
We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and to share with advertisers. For example, we may tell an advertiser that X number of individuals visited a certain area of our website, but we would not disclose anything that could be used to identify those individuals.
Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated use.
Confidentiality and Photographic images:
As established in law, the copyright of all images belongs to the photographer.
Under Section 85 of the Copyrights Designs and Patents Act 1988, where you arrange for a confidential or private photography service, you have a right to privacy. Any photographs taken will not be exhibited or communicated to the public by Secret Focus Graham Betts Photography in any way that you can be identified unless you agree to their use and publication by the Photographer by signing or otherwise accepting the standard Terms and Conditions.
Section 8.3 of the Terms and Conditions may be deleted at your request.
To maintain confidentiality, you are advised not to place digital images on any part of the internet.
Our commitment to Data Security:
To prevent unauthorised access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place, managerial and password procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Our commitment to Children’s Privacy:
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we know are under 16, and no part of our website is structured to attract persons under 13.
In addition, we also have a policy of not working with anyone we know is under 16 unless part of a family based photography engagement.
How you can access or correct your information:
You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by either writing or emailing a request for disclosure of your personally identifiable information.
You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by providing a written correction to us.
To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting or making corrections.
How to contact us:
Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please contact us through the website ‘contact us’ form.