Privacy & use of ‘cookies’

ePrivacy

M35 Photography respects the privacy rights of all visitors to this site. By using this website, you signify that you consent to our online Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with this, please do not provide any information that will identify you personally to us, or do not use this website.

Collection of information by M35 Photography

M35 Photography does not require that visitors reveal any personally identifying information in order to access this website. Although information may occasionally be required, we ask you to provide this on a purely voluntary basis only. Such information will not be divulged to third parties unless you choose.

M35 Photography cannot be held responsible for any content appearing on sites linked to or from M35 Photography, or for any personal information gathered at such sites.

M35 Photography reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time. This page was last updated on 1st June 2012.

Cookie Legislation UK

Use of ‘cookies’ by M35 Photography

All web servers track basic information about visitors to their site, and the majority of websites and web applications need ‘cookies’ to function.

A cookie is a little text file composed of alphanumeric characters, created when your browser accesses a website that uses cookies. The resulting data is stored on your computer’s hard drive.

Cookie  information includes, but is not limited to, IP addresses, browser details, timestamps and referring pages. The information gleaned cannot personally identify specific visitors to a site, and uses tracking for routine administration and maintenance purposes.

Cookies help your browser to navigate a website; also enable you to use all a site’s features like logins, preferences, online shopping, language settings and themes, amongst other common features. Cookies are solely used to help your browser process a website, and don’t collect information from your computer, or snoop on your files.

Where necessary, M35 Photography uses cookies to store information about visitor preferences and history in order to better serve them and/or present the visitor with customised content.

Any advertising partners and other third parties may also use cookies, scripts and/or web beacons to track visitors to M35 Photography in order to display advertisements and other useful information. Such tracking is done directly by the 3rd parties through their own servers and is subject to their own privacy policies. M35 Photography does not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check such third party websites for more information about these.

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our site. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you visit our site.


Cookies set by M35 Photography or third party websites


ProviderNamePurposeEssential to operation of site?Duration
Google Analytics_utmaThese cookies are used to collect information about how visitors
use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help
us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous
form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have
come to the site from and the pages they visited.More informationTo opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across
all websites visit Google Analytics
NoPermanent cookie - expires after 2 years.
Google Analytics_utmbThese cookies are used to collect information about how visitors
use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help
us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous
form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have
come to the site from and the pages they visited.More informationTo opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across
all websites visit Google Analytics
NoPermanent cookie - expires after 30 minutes.
Google Analytics_utmcThese cookies are used to collect information about how visitors
use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help
us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous
form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have
come to the site from and the pages they visited.More informationTo opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across
all websites visit Google Analytics
NoSession cookie, expires when you close your browser
Google Analytics_utmzThese cookies are used to collect information about how visitors
use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help
us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous
form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have
come to the site from and the pages they visited.More informationTo opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across
all websites visit Google Analytics
NoPermanent cookie - expires after 6 months.
Add This_csoot
_csuid
The _atuvc cookie is created and read by the AddThis social sharing site JavaScript on the client side in order to make sure the user sees the updated count if they share a page and return to it before our share count cache is updated. No data from that cookie is sent back to AddThis and removing it when disabling cookies would cause unexpected behaviour for users.No719 days
WordPresswp-settings-1
wp-settings-time-1
These cookies are required to make this website work, but hold no personally
identifiable information.
YesExpires after 1 year
Essential Site CookiePHPSESSIDThis cookie is used to hold the unique session ID which is generated every time this site is visited. This cookie is deleted when you close the browser.YesSession cookie - expires when you close your browser

YouTube cookies

There may be YouTube videos embedded in our website using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. For more information please visit YouTube’s information page.

Controlling your ePrivacy

If you have concerns about privacy you can disable cookies by changing your web browser settings. However, disabling cookies for all websites is not recommended because it may interfere with your use of some sites. The best option is to disable or enable cookies on a per-site basis, and you should consult your browser’s ‘Help’ section for instructions on how to block cookies and other tracking mechanisms.

Google Advertising & Google Analytics

Advertisements served by Google Inc., and affiliated companies may be controlled using cookies. These cookies allow Google to display advertisements based on your visits to this site and other sites that use Google advertising services.

M35 Photography uses Google Analytics for visitor statistical purposes, which requires cookies to function properly. Google Analytics is probably the most popular free website analytics package, and is used in around 57% of the 10,000 most popular websites, including the New York Times, Washington Post and Twitter. As above, the data Google Analytics collects about you is anonymous and cannot identify you, or snoop on personal information or files.

Any tracking done by Google through cookies etc. is subject to Google’s own privacy policies.

Please note that if you set your browser to reject all cookies from M35 Photography, you will not be able to use some areas of this website such as the online shopping function.

You can find out more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.

Linking to other sites from the M35 Photography website

This website may contain links to 3rd party websites. M35 Photography is not responsible for the privacy practices within any of these other sites. You should be aware of this when you leave this website and you are encouraged to read the privacy statements on other websites you visit.

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