Privacy Policy

SCOPE OF THIS POLICY

 

This Privacy Policy applies to all users of this Site at www.blackdiamondportraits.com. By using this Site you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by this Privacy Policy with TENDO PHOTOGRAPHY, INC. doing business as BLACK DIAMOND PORTRAITS (“BDP,” “we,” or “us”). If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, you may not access or use this Site.


This online privacy policy (this “Policy”) applies only to information collected through this website on which it is posted. It does not apply to information collected through other channels, such as over the phone or in person.


Some of the information we collect through this Site may be “personal information”—information that identifies you personally, alone or in combination with other information available to us. Other information may be non-personally identifiable, such as information collected by cookies.

YOUR CONSENT

By using this Site, you are consenting to the collection, use, disclosure, and transfer of your information as described in this Policy. If you do not consent to the collection, use, disclosure and transfer of your information as described in this Policy, you may not use this Site. If you have questions about this Policy, or any Privacy Notice, please contact us using the information provided at the end of this policy.

OUR TERMS OF USE
This Policy is part of the Terms of Use that govern your use of this Site. A link to our Terms of Use is provided at the bottom of each page of this Site.

YOUR CHOICES

We respect your right to make choices about the ways we collect, use, and disclose your information.
You may change previously expressed preferences regarding how we use your information. If at any time you wish to be taken off our mailing lists, please contact us using the information provided at the end of this policy.

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

The Site must collect some information from you (“Identifier Information”) to allow you to use and access services, products and materials.  Identifier information is information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. An identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, or an online identifier.  

Types of Information

  • Identifying information such as your name, addresses, telephone numbers or email addresses when you register for an account with us or submit information to us.

  • Financial information (such as credit card or bank account numbers) in connection with a transaction

  • Postage, billing and other information used to purchase an item

  • Computer and connection information such as statistics on your page views, traffic to and from the sites, referral URL, ad data, your IP address, your browsing history, and your web log information

What do we use it for? 

 

Generally, we use the information we collect through this Site:

  • to provide the information, products and services you request;

  • to provide you with effective customer service;

  • to provide you with a personalized experience when you use this Site;

  • to contact you with information and notices related to your use of this Site;

  • to contact you with information we believe will be of interest to you (in accordance with any privacy preferences you have expressed to us);

  • to improve the content, functionality and usability of this Site;

  • to better understand your needs and interests;

  • to improve our products and services;

  • to improve our marketing and promotional efforts;

  • for security, credit or fraud prevention purposes;

  • for any other purpose identified in an applicable Privacy Notice, click-through agreement or other agreement between you and us.

  • for good faith compliance with the law, a court order or a subpoena. 

How long is information retained? 


We generally retain your information only as long as reasonably necessary to provide you the Services or to comply with applicable law.

How is information collected?

  • Information You Manually Provide. The Site collects the information you manually provide (using your keyboard, mouse, or touchpad) when you use this Site, for example, we collect the information you provide when you request service, send us questions, or otherwise interact with this Site. Some of the information you manually provide may be personal information, such as your name and contact information.

  • Information from your browser or device. The Site collects information that is sent to us automatically by your web browser or mobile device. This information typically includes your IP address, the name of your operating system, the name and version of your browser, the date and time of your visit, and the pages you visit. The information we receive may depend on your browser or device settings. The information we receive from your web browser and device typically is not, in and of itself, personally identifiable. However, we may combine it with other information in an attempt to identify you or we may combine it with information that does identify you.

  • Information Collected by Cookies and Other Technologies. We use “cookies” and other technologies to collect information and support certain features of this Site. 

    • Cookies  (a) Collect data about the way you interact with our Site (e.g., when you use certain features or upload attachments), (b) Collect data to assess and improve our advertising campaigns, (c) Allow our business partners (including third-parties) to use these tracking technologies to track your behavior on our behalf on our Site (including when you use multiple devices) and on partner websites, (d) Enable third-parties to collect data about the way you interact across sites outside of our Site. And (e) Collect anonymous statistical information about how you use the Services (including the length of your web or application session) and the location from which you access the Services, so that we can improve the Services and learn which elements and functions of the Services are most popular with our users.  You can manage your cookie’s data through your web browser’s settings.

    • Web beacons or pixels: These are tiny graphics with a unique identifier that are used to understand browsing activity. In contrast to cookies, these are rendered invisibly on web pages when you open a page.

    • Social widgets: These are buttons or icons provided by third-party social media providers that allow you to interact with those social media services when you view a web page or a mobile app screen. These social widgets may collect browsing data, which may be received by the third party that provided the widget and are controlled by the third parties.

    • UTM Source codes: These are strings that can appear in a URL (the “Uniform Resource Locator,” which is typically the http or https address entered to go to a web page) when a user moves from one web page or website to another, where the string can represent information about browsing, such as which advertisement, page, or publisher sent the user to the receiving website.

Keep in mind, we do not sell, license, or otherwise disclose your personal information to third-parties for their marketing purposes without your consent.

California Users

 

California law requires us to let you know how we respond to web browser Do Not Track (DNT) signals. At this time, we do not have a DNT signal policy.  Until further privacy regulations and guidelines are published, we will adhere to this policy.

Third-Party Cookies

 

In addition to the cookies we deliver to your computer or mobile device through this Site, certain third-parties may deliver cookies to you for a variety of reasons. For example, we use Google Analytics, a web analytics tool that helps us understand how visitors engage with our Sites.

 

Other third parties may deliver cookies to your computer or mobile device for the purpose of tracking your online behaviors over time and across non-affiliated websites and/or delivering targeted advertisements either on this Site or on other websites.

Opting Out of Communications
 

If you do not wish to receive marketing communications from us, you can unsubscribe via the link in any such email you have received.  Emails that are sent automatically in response to a message that you have sent to use will not have this link.

 

Children’s Privacy
You must be at least 18 years old to have our permission to use this Site. We do not knowingly collect, use or disclose personal information about visitors under 18 years of age. If you are under the age of 18, please do not use this Site.

Testimonials

The Site may display personal testimonials of yours from time to time received via email or as otherwise received from you by the Site.  In accepting the Terms of Use for this web site that in turn incorporates this privacy policy, you are consenting to such testimonials to be used.   If you would like BDP to remove your testimonial or customer review at any time, please simply contact us using the information appearing at the end of this policy.  We will promptly remove your testimonial or customer review once we receive your request.

Updates and Changes to Privacy Policy

We reserve the right, at any time and without notice, to add to, change, update or modify this Privacy Policy, by posting such change, update or modification on the Site. Any such change, update or modification will be effective immediately upon posting.


Governing Law
This Policy shall be governed under the laws of the State of Colorado, United States of America without regard to its conflicts of law provisions.

 

How To Contact Us

To contact us regarding any item mentioned in this privacy policy, please one of the two options shown below.

 

Privacy Policy Last Updated July 11, 2020