2. The personal information
In order to register on the Platform and identify yourself, we will request your email. To create your profile on the Platform you may include personal information such as your country or city of residence, a photograph, first and last names, education, work experience, and any other additional information you might want to share in your profile. The profile information helps you make the most out of our Services, like helping other professionals find you and finding business opportunities or projects you might be interested in. However, if you do not want this information to be published, you may leave the profile information fields blank or delete the information already provided.
When you visit or use our Services, We register data such as frequency of use, date and time Services were accessed, when you see or click a specific content, your content preferences. Shots use information when you log in, when you read our emails, and Internet protocol (“IP”) addresses to identify you and register your use in the Platform.
Visualmodo Shots do not make decisions based on profiles, beyond personalization of advertisement and for the purpose of the legitimate prevention of Internet fraud.
We obtain information through other platforms, for example, when you register via Facebook or similar technologies. This might include personal texts or images available in an external website.
- Manage your registration as the platform user, to identify you and give you access to Services available for registered platform users.
- Contacting you through email regarding updates or information related to features, products or services and updates, as long as they are needed or reasonable.
- We also use your information to generate aggregated non-identifying data. For instance, generate statistics regarding our users, their jobs or areas of expertise, number of impressions or clicks in a specific project or visitor demographics.
4. Data retention period
We will retain your personal data for as long as you have a valid account with us, and after that, for the period determined by any obligations arising from the treatment of the data or as established by law. As soon as you delete your account all the data will be deleted as well.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded home-location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
All the images that you upload needs to be yours and with the rights to usage in personal and commercial projects with the source and creator reference.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in. We will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
In the case that you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
7. Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.
All photos published on Shots can be used for free. You can use them for commercial and noncommercial purposes. You do not need to ask permission from or provide credit to the photographer or Shots, although it is appreciated when possible.
More precisely, Shots grants you an irrevocable, nonexclusive, worldwide copyright license to download, copy, modify, distribute, perform, and use photos from Shots for free, including for commercial purposes, without permission from or attributing the photographer or Shots. This license does not include the right to compile photos from Shots to replicate a similar or competing service.
We do not aim any of our products or services directly at children under 13, and we do not knowingly collect personal information about children under 13.
International Transfers of Personal Information
Your Rights and Controlling Your Personal Information
If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time. We will provide you with the ability to unsubscribe from our email database or opt-out of communications. Please be aware we may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity.
If you believe that we have breached a relevant data protection law and wish to make a complaint, please contact us using the details below and provide us with full details of the alleged breach. We will promptly investigate your complaint and respond to you in writing, setting out the outcome of our investigation and the steps we will take to deal with your complaint. You also have the right to contact a regulatory body or data protection authority to your complaint.
We use “cookies” to collect information about you and your activity across our site. A cookie is a small piece of data that our website stores on your computer and accesses each time you visit, so we can understand how you use our site. This helps us serve you content based on the preferences you have specified.
Limits of Our Policy
Our website may link to external sites that we do not operate. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and policies of those sites and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy practices.
Changes to This Policy
If required by law, we will get your permission or allow you to opt in to or opt-out of, as applicable, any new uses of your personal information.