Copyright Statement
This statement was last updated on December 21, 2009.

A. Content

Photographer Content
All photographs, videos, and digital products published on this website remain the sole property of the original Photographer.

Other Content
Other content uploaded by visitors, such as comments about this website or about content uploaded by Photographers, or comments submitted as guest entries (all hereafter referred to as "comments") becomes the sole property of Profotio, which shall be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of this content for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to the uploading visitor. Profotio reserves the right to amend, redact and/or delete comments for any reason.

All other content on this website, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, icons, images, audio clips, video clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, as well as the selection, coordination and arrangement of all content on this website, is the property of Profotio or its software suppliers. All Profotio content and software is protected by United States and international copyright and intellectual property laws. No portion of the materials on this website owned by Profotio may be reprinted, republished, modified, or distributed in any form without the express written permission of Profotio.

B. General Restrictions on Use

All pages within this website and any material made available for download are the property of Profotio and/or Photographers. The website is protected by federal and international copyright and trademark laws. You shall keep intact any proprietary notices, including copyright notices, contained on any downloaded materials and shall comply with any applicable end user license agreements.

Any rights not expressly granted by these terms and conditions or any applicable end user license agreements are reserved by Profotio.

Profotio makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, correctness or reliability of the content posted on this website or sold by Photographers. Profotio can not ensure that all persons depicted in the photographs have consented to the display of their image on this website. If your photograph appears on this website without Your consent and You wish to have it removed, please contact Profotio and provide the URL to the photograph in question. Please state the reason why You would like it removed and Profotio will make a reasonable effort to resolve the issue with the Photographer.

C. Copyright Complaints

If You believe that Your intellectual property rights have been violated please provide us with the following information:

1. Signature of the owner of, or the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of, the copyright or other intellectual property interest. 2. A detailed description of the copyrighted material and its location.
3. The URL of the copyright or other material in question.
4. Your current contact information, including address, telephone number, and email address.
5. A signed statement form You stating that it is Your belief in good faith that Your copyright have been infringed.
6. A signed statement from You that all information provided by You is accurate and that You are either the copyright owner or are authorized to act on his/her behalf. This statement shall be under penalty of perjury.

Please send this information to us by using our contact form.

Privacy Policy
This Privacy Policy was last updated on December 21, 2009.

Your privacy is important to Profotio. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our website.

Profotio reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon posting on-line at this location. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this site and this Policy periodically and to be aware of any modifications. You may identify whether Profotio has revised this Privacy Policy by noting the "Effective Date" above. Your continued use of the site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by the modified Policy. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not access or use this site.

Types of Information Collected
In order to better provide you with our numerous services, we collect two types of information about our users: Personal Information and Non-Personal Information.

Personal Information
When you order services through Profotio, we request certain personally identifiable information from you on our order form to us to allow us to process your order, provide you with the services you order from us, and to provide ongoing technical support for your account. You must provide contact information (such as name, email, phone number, and address) and financial information (such as credit card number, expiration date). By purchasing our services, you agree to provide and maintain accurate, complete and updated information.

After you have ordered our services, we may be in communication with you about your account. These communications are essential to our relationship with you and to our ability to provide you with quality services that are responsive to your needs. As a result, we may maintain information about our communications with you for future use.

Disclosure of Personal Information
We use the information you provide about yourself when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide service. In the event that this policy changes, we will provide you with an opportunity to opt out or otherwise prohibit the disclosure of your information to third parties for any purpose other than your ordering and ongoing use of our services.

We do not sell, trade, or rent your Personal Information to others. We do provide some of our services through contractual arrangements with affiliates, services providers, partners and other third parties. We and our service partners use your Personal Information to operate our sites and to deliver our services. For example, we must release your credit card information to the card-issuing bank to confirm payment for products and services purchased on this site or release your address information to the delivery service to deliver products that you ordered.

Occasionally, Profotio may be required by law enforcement or judicial authorities to provide Personal Information to the appropriate governmental authorities. We will disclose Personal Information upon receipt of a court order or subpoena or to cooperate with a law enforcement investigation. We fully cooperate with law enforcement agencies in identifying those who use Profotio services for illegal activities. We reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that Profotio in good faith believe to be unlawful.

Profotio may also use the Personal Information collected to contact customers regarding important changes to our site, new services and special offers we think you will find valuable.

Non-Personal Information
Profotio collects tracking data when users visit our websites. Whenever you request a page through your browser, navigation data such as your IP address, browser and version, operating system, date and time and the site from which you came are stored in a log file. We use this data to analyze visitors' use of our site in order to make improvements to our site.

Disclosure of Non-Personal Information
Profotio may share this anonymous traffic and demographic information in aggregate form with other business partners. We do not share any information with anyone that can identify an individual user.

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a users computer for record-keeping purposes. Profotio may use both session ID cookies and/or persistent cookies. We use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our site. A session ID cookie expires when you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browsers help file.

Our Commitment To Data Security
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us.

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