You may also want to take a look at our Terms and Conditions
At Photocrowd.com, we respect your privacy and the importance of the information you entrust to us. Below you will find a description of the basic policies and practices in place on our website that express our protocol for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information. Photocrowd.com is an online community that offers you an easy way to post and share photos, as well as add constructive comments in response to other people’s images. You can also enter your photos into image rounds that are assessed by the Crowd (our other users) or different expert judges. You don't need to be registered to search or view public photos on Photocrowd.com; however, you must be a registered member of Photocrowd.com to post photos, use our services and/or submit images.
We may collect information that can identify you ("personal information"), such as your name and email address, profile photograph, websites relating to you, and a description of you (i) when you provide it to us when registering for, or using, our website and/or services or in some other manner (for example, when you respond to any surveys we may conduct or when making Crowd comments on other users’ photos); (ii) from our business partners and/or from other third parties. ; (iii) when you complete your user profile or other pages that allow voluntary provision by you of information about you; and/or (iv) when you upload images to the site, through the extraction of EXIF or IPTC data or other embedded metadata within or attached to the image. We may combine the personal information that we receive from different sources In addition, our server logs automatically collect technical information (information that is about you, but does not identify you as an individual), such as your IP address, your browser type and language, and the date and time of your visit, which helps us track users' movements around our site and understand trends. We may assign your computer one or more cookies which may collect information to facilitate access to our website and to personalize your online experience. See our Cookies Policy (below) for further details. Our website is not intended for children under 14 years of age. No one under that age may provide any personal information to our website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 14. If you are under 14, do not use this website, register for our services, use any of the interactive or Crowd comment features, or provide any information about yourself to us. If we learn that we have collected or received personal information from a child under 14, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have information from or about a child under 14, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We may allow third-party advertising companies, affiliates or advertising networks to display advertisements on our website. We do not provide any personal information to these companies whatsoever. If you link through to these companies via their advertisements, they may use tracking tools, such as cookies, to collect information about the computers used to view or interact with their website(s). If you post personal information about yourself or others, or communicate with others using our website, please note that because no security measures are perfect or impenetrable we cannot control who reads your postings or what they do with any personal information you provide. We encourage you to use caution if posting personal information.
We may use your personal and/or technical information to:
You may choose:
We take appropriate physical, electronic and other security measures to help safeguard personal information from unauthorized access, alteration, or disclosure.
We may occasionally update this policy to reflect changes in our practices and services. If we make material changes in the way we collect, use, or share your personal information, we will post notice of the changes on our website.
Cookies enable you to sign in to the Photocrowd.com site, and help us tailor your experience so that you can get the most of out of using it.
A cookie is a text-based file that is lodged automatically on your computer or equivalent device. Each cookie contains information that can later be read by a web server in the domain that issued it to you. The information that cookies collect includes your registration data, the date and time of your visit, and your navigational history.
In addition to cookies, we may also use other technologies, including single-pixel gifs on our websites and in promotional email messages or newsletters. These electronic images help us work out how many users have visited certain pages on the site or opened messages or newsletters. We do not use these single-pixel gifs to collect personal information.
Photocrowd.com may also use the following services from Google Inc. and others:
AdWords Remarketing and Similar Audiences (Google Inc.) and Facebook Custom Audience (Facebook Inc.)
AdWords Remarketing is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Google Inc. that connects the activity of this Application with the Adwords advertising network and the Doubleclick Cookie. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US Google Opt Out
The following services enable Photocrowd to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of User behavior.
Display Advertising extension for Google Analytics (Google Inc.) Google Analytics on this Application might use Google's Interest-based advertising, 3rd-party audience data and information from the DoubleClick Cookie to extend analytics with demographics, interests and ads interaction data. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US Opt Out
Google Analytics (Google Inc.) Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Application, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US Opt Out
Google AdWords conversion tracking (Google Inc.) Google AdWords conversion tracking is an analytics service provided by Google Inc. that connects data from the Google AdWords advertising network with actions performed on this Application. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US
Google Tag Manager (Google Inc.) Google Tag Manager is an analytics service provided by Google Inc. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US