Effective Date: Dec. 20,2019

Who we are

Avgerinos Photography – found at https://avgerinosphotography.com/ (“Website”) is governed by the following privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”).

Introduction

Avgerinos Photography (“we”, “our”, “us”) takes your privacy very seriously. This privacy policy summarizes what information we might collect from a registered user or other visitor (“you”) and what we will and will not do with it. This policy applies only to visitors of our website at https://avgerinosphotography.com. It does not govern the collection and use of information by companies that we do not control, nor by individuals not employed or managed by us. If you visit a website that we mention or link to, be sure to review its privacy policy before providing the site with information.

When we will collect information

We will only collect your personal information if you order an item from our online store; if you voluntarily sign up to receive our newsletter; or if you contact us through the Contact page.

WHAT INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT?

If you place an order, we may collect your name, company name, email address, billing and shipping address, and phone number. If you voluntarily set up an account in our store, we will also collect the user name and password you choose or the one chosen for you. If you sign up for our newsletter or contact us via the Contact page, we will collect your email address.

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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

How we will use your information

Information you enter in our store will be used only for the purpose of fulfilling your order or contacting you about an order you have placed. We do not share, sell, or rent this information and will never use it for another purpose. The email address you enter on our newsletter sign-up form will be used only to send you our newsletter and an occasional supplemental newsletter. We do not share your email address with any other party for any purpose. If you contact us via the Contact page, we will use your email address only for answering your inquiry.

THIRD-PARTY USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.

Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.

The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

Google Analytics

Our website uses Google Analytics, a service that transmits website traffic data to Google servers. Google Analytics does not identity individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports provided by Google Analytics to help us understand website traffic and webpage usage.

COOKIES

To improve your experience on our site, we may use “cookies”. Cookies are an industry standard and most major websites use them. A cookie is a small text file that our site may place on your computer as a tool to remember your preferences. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your web browser, but please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this 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.

Additional information

ADVERTISING

Display Ads

We may use third-party advertising companies to serve content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use cookies, as noted above. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.

Affiliate Program Participation

The Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.

Stelios Avgerinos is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and links to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, the Website will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.

Newsletters

On this Website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes.

SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

Changes to this privacy policy

We reserve the right to change this privacy policy as we deem necessary or appropriate because of legal compliance requirements or changes in our business practices. You should check this page periodically to stay apprised of any changes.