Privacy & Terms

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

What kind of information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on the site, sign up for a workshop or photo tour, place an order, respond to a survey or communication such as e-mail, or participate in another site feature.
  • When registering or ordering, we may ask you for personal information such as: name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information, or other information.
  • Similar to many websites, we also use “cookies” to gather information about visitors, visits to our website and to simply enhance your experience while on our website. We have additional information about cookies and how they are used in our “Do we use cookies?” section below.

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you register for a workshop or photo tour, purchase products, respond to a survey or marketing communication, explore the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
  • To make your site experience more personal by allowing us to deliver the type of content and/or products you are most interested in.
  • To allow us to better service you when responding to your customer service requests.
  • To process transactions promptly.
  • If you subscribe to receive insights and updates from the road, we will send periodic emails to the email address provided. You will only receive emails if you opt-in to our subscription, and may discontinue the subscription at any time by clicking the “unsubscribe” link in our email newsletters.

How do we protect visitor information?

It our priority to keep your personal information secured. We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your information. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. We offer the use of a secure serve when you place orders or access your personal information. All sensitive/credit information you supply is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, and then encrypted into our databases to be only accessed as stated above.

Do we use “cookies”?

Yes. Cookies are defined as small files that a site, or its service provider, transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser. Cookies enable the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser, and capture and remember certain information to enhance your experience. For example, they can be used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction to improve our site experience.

We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.

You can control cookie activity through your browser settings. You can have your browser alert you when cookies are being used, or turn them off completely. However if you turn cookies off, many features on our site that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly. However, you can still place orders over the telephone by contacting customer service at 888.879.3718.

Do we disclose the information we collect to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice, except as described below. The term “outside parties” does not include Jim Steinberg Photography. It also does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Changes to our policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page. Policy changes will apply only to information collected after the date of the change. This policy was last modified on September 16, 2014.

Questions and Feedback

We welcome any questions, comments, and concerns you may have about privacy. You may send us any and all feedback pertaining to privacy, or any other issue.

Online Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website while online.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.