Thank you for your interest in our website and data protection policy. You can use our website without the need to provide any personal data should you wish to. If you want to purchase photographic services, the processing of personal data will become necessary.
This policy sets out how and why we collect any of your personal information, how it is processed and how it is kept secure. By using this website or engaging with us to provide any photographic services, you are agreeing to be bound by this policy.
Any and all personal data captured will be in line with the GDPR and any UK data protection regulations.
Data Collection and Processing
VAMP Boudoir Photography Ltd is the controller of data that passes through this website or via email. This data is kept private between ourselves, the people we work with at our studio and a few other carefully selected data processors.
Data Which We Retain
In order to provide photographic services to you, we take and store photographs from your shoot. These photographs are stored on password protected Dropbox and for as long as our hard disks are functional in order to provide copies and our portfolio. This service is provided as a legitimate interest.
We also collect the following personal details from yourselves:
Social media links
If you have a disability that we need to know about to facilitate your visit to our studio and make you comfortable
We may also post photos from your shoot in a variety of places, listed below. This is done via legitimate interest. Should you not wish to be included in this, please let us know by email. In addition to this, we also provide you with the ability to opt out of posting photographs from shoot in the various places.
On our website
In other brands we work in
On social media
We also capture website visitor names, phone numbers and email addresses when visitors make contact via our website to enquire about our services. We do not capture credit or debit card numbers. These are all handled via our card processing service.
External Data Processors
In addition to our own data, we also use a variety of data processors. They are listed below:
Is a cloud based application that is linked to our websites that schedules your shoots, stores your personal information, sells gift certificates and redeem them. They self-certify as GDPR compliant. We review the data every 12 months to ensure it is accurate and relevant and purge what is not current.
We use Facebook to keep in touch with clients and people we work with. All of Facebook's products and services (including Facebook Messenger and Instagram) self-certify compliancy with GDPR.
Square is a tool for providing credit and debit card payment. We use it, in connection with Acuity Scheduling, to provide you with a card payment option. They self-certify as compliant with GDPR. They take your card details and other information required to make a card transaction.
Dropbox is a service to provide online hosting of data. We store your shoot photos on Dropbox for internal use. We also use it to deliver the photographs to you. Dropbox self-certifies as compliant with Privacy Shield and compliant with GDPR.
Mailchimp is a service to provide emailing to lists. We use Mailchimp in order to keep in touch with you about special offers and keep you up to date with Dollhouse Photography and VAMP Boudoir Photography news. They hold names and email addresses. They self-certify as being compliant with Privacy Shield and compliant with GDPR. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link. We do not share this data with any third parties. We retain data via legitimate interest.
Google Suite is a tool for providing services which are available over the internet. We use Calendar and Email in order to store information relating to your shoot. Google are GDPR compliant.
Google Analytics is a service which provides information about how visitors use a website. We use the information that we gain to provide you with a more effective website. Google is GDPR compliant.
Like many other websites, our websites use website cookies. These store information on your computer and allow us to improve our website in a variety of ways, through the use of aggregated data. It is possible to switch off cookies by setting your browser preferences. In some cases, turning cookies off may result in a loss of functionality when using our website.
Your security is very important to us. We take all reasonable steps to ensure that data is held and processed securely. This includes ensuring our site and those other services we use SSL (secure internet connections) and where possible data encryption.
This Policy & Access to Your Information
The Policy was last updated in December 2018 and we will keep this Policy under regular review. If you are concerned about any information we hold about you, you can phone, write or email. We will comply with any legal and ethical request.
Post: VAMP Boudoir Photography, 199 Warstone Lane, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham B18 6JR England
Phone: 0121 227 5028
VAMP is owned by VAMP Boudoir Photography Ltd, registered address Suite 2a Blackthorn House, St. Pauls Square, Birmingham, United Kingdom, B3 1RL.