Your Privacy – The GDPR, General Data Protection Regulation 2019
The Information we collect
We collect personal data by telephone when you visit us for your shoot or viewing, our websites or your Click & Fresh group booking. Your data e.g. your e-mail address, name, home or work address and telephone numbers have been provided to us by you with your consent. Normally you will only provide such details if you are making an enquiry, booking a photo shoot with us or if you wish to sign up for our occasional newsletters.
We also use analytical tools that can monitor details of your visits to our websites and the resources that you access, but this data will not identify you personally. We do not take payments via our websites. Your payment information (e.g. credit card details) provided when you make a purchase from us is never stored by us. That information is processed securely and privately and all credit card details are destroyed immediately.
We may share your personal data with our payment processors, but only for the purpose of completing the relevant payment transaction. Such payment processors are banned from using your personal data, except to provide these necessary payment services to us, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your personal data and payment information.
The use of your information
Here at Sammy Southall Photography we may hold and process personal data that you provide to us in accordance with the GDPR. The information that we collect and store about you is only used to enable us to provide our services to you, we may use the information for the following purposes:
We may contact you about changes to our websites or business that may affect our service;
If you are an existing customer, we may contact you with information about your booking, picking up of orders etc.
Or if you have consented to receive the occasional newsletters that we may send from time to time.
Disclosure of your information
We will never share your data with third parties without your further consent.
Controlling the use of your data
If you have given us consent to use your data for a particular purpose you can revoke that consent at any time. Simply write to us at the address at the start of this policy or email firstname.lastname@example.org at any time.
Where we store your data
We always take every precaution to protect your data that you have given us whilst booking with us and it is always kept password protected. We never use or disclose your personal data. You can request that we remove your personal data from our database by contacting us at email@example.com
The information you send via our contact forms or email via the Internet is never completely secure. Although we will always do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of data while you are transmitting it to our site; any such transmission is at your own risk.
Third Party Links
You might find links to third party websites on our websites. These websites should have their own privacy policies. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for their policies whatsoever as we have no control over them.
The GDPR gives you the right to access information held about you by us. If you wish to request confirmation of what personal information we hold relating to you can write to us at the address detailed at the start of this policy or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will provide this information within one month of your requesting the data.
At any time you can change the permissions that you have given us in relation to how we may use your data. You can also request that we stop using your data or that we delete all personal data records that we hold relating to you. These requests will always be acted on immediately and can be made by writing to us at the address shown at the start of this policy or by email to email@example.com
Changes to This Policy