OpiniaPic is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
OpiniaPic may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.
We may collect the following information:
User name, and email. Further, we will collect your name, and a nick name if you elect to provide them.
We collect the business name, business type, address and telephone number from commercial members.
Any information including photos, and text that you elect to upload.
Other readily available information, such as your ip address, login and other dates, etc. is also collected for record keeping purposes and for other uses such as blocking "spammers" and other malicious users.
Information about how you use the website.
other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers.
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service/ We use it for the following purposes:
Your Nick name is displayed under photos or comments you upload. In the absence of a nick name your first and last names are displayed, and in the absence of those, your user name will be displayed.
Notices regarding new pictures transferred to you by commercial clients may be sent to you using your email. Commercial clients may receive billing information as well.
Your address and phone number may be used to contact you, or in the future to advertise your location to potential/actual customers.
We may periodically send promotional emails to business users about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided, and your first and/or last name.
Your first and last name may be used for your convenience (in the absence of a nick name) for greetings, etc. Your user name may be used for the same purpose if a nick name and first and last names are not provided.
Information you make available publicly, such as photos and text, is displayed publicly.
From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest unaffiliated with OpiniaPic. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
When uploading pictures you may elect to classify them as 'private', 'incognito', or 'public'. Pictures stored with a private setting are only accessible upon login to your account. Those stored as 'incognito' are not searchable or browsable on our site, however they are accessible to anyone who knows their web address, and so may be linked to, and show up on search engines and/or various sites. Pictures stored as public are both searchable and browsable on our site.
Your email is searchable by commercial clients so that they may send you pictures they took for you. Otherwise, we will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.