Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy Notice

The policy:
This privacy policy notice is for this website; [
www.photoartgb.com] and served by [photoART GB Ltd, Rectory Farm, 1 Brewery Road, Pampisford, Cambridge. CB22 3EN] and governs the privacy of those who use it. The purpose of this policy is to explain to you how we control, process, handle and protect your personal information while browsing or using this website, including your rights under current laws and regulations. If you do not agree to the following policy you may wish to cease viewing / using this website.

Your individual rights

Under the GDPR your rights are as follows. You can read more about your rights in details here;

      You also have the right to complain to the ICO [www.ico.org.uk] if you feel there is a problem with the way we are handling your data.
      We handle subject access requests in accordance with the GDPR.

      Internet cookies
      We use cookies on this website to provide you with a better user experience. We do this by placing a small text file on your device / computer hard drive to track how you use the website, to record or log whether you have seen particular messages that we display, to keep you logged into the website where applicable, to display relevant adverts or content, referred you to a third party website.
      Some cookies are required to enjoy and use the full functionality of this website.

      We use a cookie control system which allows you to accept the use of cookies, and control which cookies are saved to your device / computer. Some cookies will be saved for specific time periods, where others may last indefinitely. Your web browser should provide you with the controls to manage and delete cookies from your device, please see your web browser options.

      Website
      We use a third-party service to publish our website. We use a standard service to collect anonymous information about users’ activity on the site, for example the number of users viewing pages on the site, to monitor and report on the effectiveness of the site and help us improve it.

      People who email us
      We use Transport Layer Security (TLS) to encrypt and protect email traffic in line with government. If your email service does not support TLS, you should be aware that any emails we send or receive may not be protected in transit.
      We will also monitor any emails sent to us, including file attachments, for viruses or malicious software. Please be aware that you have a responsibility to ensure that any email you send is within the bounds of the law.

      People who use our ‘Contact Us’ service
      If you use the ‘Contact Us’ service we will receive an email which contains your name, email address, company name, phone number and the contents within the additional details field. This information will not be shared with any other organisations.

      People who use photoART GB products and/or services
      Personal information we collect from you will be retained where we have an ongoing legitimate business need to do so (for example, to provide you with a product and/or service or to comply with applicable legal, tax or accounting requirements). Email addresses of account holders may be used for targeted advertising campaigns, which can include direct emails and targeted advertisements through social media platforms such as LinkedIn and Facebook. This data is handled according to PECR regulations regarding consent and ‘soft opt-in’, for more information please refer to the ICO website
      here. More information on photoART GB's processing activities relating to service provision shall be made available to our clients on engagement, on request or through our online services.

      Prospects
      Our primary market is Business to Business therefore photoART GB will only email, call or direct mail prospects where there is either evidenced consent or where there is a legitimate interest to do so. Where legitimate interest is considered the ground for processing, an assessment shall be made to ensure that this legitimate interest is valid that this interest does not outweigh an individual’s right to privacy.


      Links to other websites

      This privacy notice does not cover the links within this site linking to other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.

      Email marketing messages & subscription
      Under the GDPR we use the consent lawful basis for anyone subscribing to our newsletter or marketing mailing list. We only collect certain data about you, as detailed in the "People who use photoART G products and/or services" above. Any email marketing messages we send are done so through an EMS, email marketing service provider. An EMS is a third party service provider of software / applications that allows marketers to send out email marketing campaigns to a list of users.
      Email marketing messages that we send may contain tracking beacons / tracked clickable links or similar server technologies in order to track subscriber activity within email marketing messages. Where used, such marketing messages may record a range of data such as; times, dates, I.P addresses, opens, clicks, forwards, geographic and demographic data. Such data, within its limitations will show the activity each subscriber made for that email campaign.
      Any email marketing messages we send are in accordance with the GDPR and the PECR. We provide you with an easy method to withdraw your consent (unsubscribe) or manage your preferences / the information we hold about you at any time. See any marketing messages for instructions on how to unsubscribe or manage your preferences.
      Our EMS provider is;
      MadMimi We hold the following information about you within our EMS system;

      • Email address
      • I.P address
      • Subscription time & date

      Changes to this privacy notice

      We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 23
      rd May 2018


      How to contact us
      If you want to request  information  about our privacy policy,  you can 
      email us  or  write to:

      photoART GB Ltd
      Rectory Farm
      1 Brewery Road
      Pampisford
      Cambridge.
      CB22 3EN
      01223 834411


      Privacy Notice Policy Base: v.4.0 May 2018 - Made available without liability by Jamie King, Website management services.

      About Us

      photoArt GB was established in 2005 by Gary Jeffrey and Bob Law, the GB in photoArt GB!
      With many years experience of image handling gained in the traditional photographic darkrooms behind them, Gary and Bob have transferred their knowledge and skills to the digital arena. photoArt GB prides itself in the level of personal friendly service provided, and we're always happy to talk through your specific requirements with you, tailoring our services to each individual clients needs.

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