Privacy Policy

The site Admin takes your right to privacy seriously, and wants you to feel comfortable using this web site. This privacy policy deals with personally-identifiable information (referred to as "data" below) that may be collected by this site. This policy does not apply to other entities that are not owned or controlled by the site Admin, nor does it apply to persons that are not employees or agents of the site Admin, or that are not under the site Admin's control.

1. Collection of data

Registration for an account on this site requires: a valid email address, City State Country, and a login password combination that has not been previously used by another site member. You are not required to provide any other information if you do not want to. We do request your current mailing address which is viewable to the site Admin ONLY. This information is for the site admin alone and maybe used as part of any promotions or discounted oppertunities provided by our business partners or premiere site advertisors; that we may send or pass along to our site memebers. We have taken great care to ensure that your email address is not viewable or accessable to any site user or site vistior. Please be aware that your name, and any other information you enter may render you personally identifiable, and may possibly be displayed on this web site intentionally (depending on choices you make during the registration process, or depending on the way in which the site is configured) or unintentionally (subsequent to a successful act of intrusion by a third party). As on many web sites, the site Admin may also automatically receive general information that is contained in server log files, such as your IP address, and cookie information. All emails on this site, sent through this sites mail servers, sent to or between site users, or relayed in any manor via this site are archived and backed up and may upon varified written request be shared with law inforcement or other legal bodies, and may also be acces by the sites Admin at their discreation. Information about how advertising may be served on this site (if it is indeed the site Admin's policy to display advertising) is set forth below.

2. Use of data

Data may be used to customize and improve your user experience on this site. Efforts will be made to prevent your data from being made available to third parties unless (i) provided for otherwise in this Privacy Policy; (ii) your consent is obtained, such as when you choose to opt-in or opt-out for the sharing of data; (iii) a service provided on our site requires interaction with a third party, or is provided by a third party, such as an application service provider; (iv) pursuant to legal action or law enforcement; (v) it is found that your use of this site violates the site Admin's policy, terms of service, or other usage guidelines, or if it is deemed reasonably necessary by the site Admin to protect the site Admin's legal rights and/or property; or (vi) this site is purchased by a third party, in which case that third party will be able to use the data in the same manner as set forth in this policy. In the event you choose to use links displayed on this web site to visit other web sites, you are encouraged to read the privacy policies published on those sites.

3. Cookies

Like many web sites, this web site sets and uses cookies to enhance your user experience and to remember your personal settings. As we do not activly use any information associated with these cookies, and do not monitor, harvest or share any information that is or could other wise be obtained. Third party web analytics cookies that may be associated with this site (Google analytics) are solely responsible for the use of any information their cookies may collect.

4. Minors

The site Admin may choose not allow persons who are aged thirteen or younger to become members of this site. This site is intended to be used by serious photo industry professionals and some content may a times not be suitable for minors. For more information, please contact the site administrator.

5. Editing or deleting your account information

You are provided with the ability to edit the information stored for your user account information during registration, by visiting the MY PROFILE  page of your specific database listing. You can delete your account at any time. All Content, images, or other data that you may have provided in your user profile and associated pages will be deleted. Should you wish to return to the site as a memebr you will have to go through the registration process again and provide all associated data.

6. Changes to this privacy policy

The site Admin reserves the right to amend or make changes to this policy at any time without notification to site users or members. You will be notified of substantial changes to this policy either by through the posting of a prominent announcement on the site, and/or by a mail message sent to the e-mail address you have provided, which is stored within your user settings.


While this privacy policy states standards for maintenance of data, and while efforts will be made to meet the said standards, the site Admin is not in a position to guarantee compliance with these standards. There may be factors beyond the site Admin's control such as third party hacking or malicious attacks on the sites servers or database system that may result in disclosure of data. Consequently, the site Admin offers no warranties or representations as regards maintenance or non-disclosure of data.

8. Contact information

If you have any questions about this policy or about this web site, please feel free to contact the site administrator.

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