Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. At Photography by R. A. Claborn we have a few fundamental principles that we follow:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it.
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of our site.

It is Photography by R. A. Claborn’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website(s).

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Photography by R. A. Claborn collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Photography by R. A. Claborn’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Photography by R. A. Claborn’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Photography by R. A. Claborn may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Photography by R. A. Claborn also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs. Photography by R. A. Claborn only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Photography by R. A. Claborn’s websites choose to interact with Photography by R. A. Claborn in ways that require Photography by R. A. Claborn to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Photography by R. A. Claborn gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who comment on our blog to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive Photography by R. A. Claborn updates via email, we collect their emails. In each case, Photography by R. A. Claborn collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Photography by R. A. Claborn. Photography by R. A. Claborn does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Photography by R. A. Claborn may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Photography by R. A. Claborn may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Photography by R. A. Claborn does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Photography by R. A. Claborn discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Photography by R. A. Claborn’s behalf or to provide services available at Photography by R. A. Claborn’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Photography by R. A. Claborn will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Photography by R. A. Claborn discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Photography by R. A. Claborn believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Photography by R. A. Claborn, third parties or the public at large. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Photography by R. A. Claborn takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Photography by R. A. Claborn uses cookies to help Photography by R. A. Claborn identify and track visitors, their usage of Photography by R. A. Claborn website, and their website access preferences. Photography by R. A. Claborn visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Photography by R. A. Claborn’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Photography by R. A. Claborn’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Photography by R. A. Claborn, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Photography by R. A. Claborn goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Photography by R. A. Claborn may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Photography by R. A. Claborn and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Photography by R. A. Claborn may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Photography by R. A. Claborn’s sole discretion. Photography by R. A. Claborn encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Questions

Please direct any questions to photographybyr.a.claborn@gmail.com