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We kindly ask you to remember that the PHOTOLIGA website is established and organized on the principle of granting the users with a unique and complex set of tools to share photos and experience as photographers, models, makeup artists and visual artists. The PHOTOLIGA website is treating your privacy and personal data issues very carefully and asks you to read the following provisions very attentively in order to maintain a high degree of your own safety and security while surfing the PHOTOLIGA website.
WHAT KIND OF INFORMATION PHOTOLIGA COLLECTS?
The PHOTOLIGA website only gathers and accumulates your private data which is in some way associated with functioning and activities of the PHOTOLIGA website. Your personal data we keep and store at the PHOTOLIGA website is employed to cater you with the best services and premium-rate experience while using our PHOTOLIGA website.
Generally speaking, all the private data we ask our users to provide can be divided into the following categories:
USER PERSONAL DATA:
We consider it necessary to keep all the private data you provide while dealing with the PHOTOLIGA website, it`s the data you found necessary and appropriate to indicate and disclose. It`s always up to you to decide on whether you provide the PHOTOLIGA website with certain kind of personal data. However, be aware that in case there is some missing points, the PHOTOLIGA website is unable to cater you with an extended functionality options of our photo-platform.
Please, remember that the PHOTOLIGA website always stores and keeps all your personal information you submitting while filling in your registration form.
The PHOTOLIGA website also reminds you that all the data you displayed or made publicly available within your User Profile: it includes all the extra data, for example, your short summary, your profile photos, your Favorites, private message box any other relevant identity information.
The PHOTOLIGA website also grants you with the setting options to control your privacy and confidentiality level-you can switch on the hidden-mode at any time you find it appropriate or necessary for you.
TRAFFIC DATA AND OPERATIONAL DETAILS
The PHOTOLIGA website is constantly getting a large volume of technical and operational details of your digital experience with the photo-platform as a user.
The PHOTOLIGA website always keeps record of the traffic data, cookies, browser history ,log details, all the register of visited and requested web-pages. All this information is highly important and very much useful for us to make your user experience the most pleasant and beneficial. It can also help our administrators and technical specialists to handle and maintain the PHOTOLIGA website in the most effective way for both sides.
All the registration details and the user profile information is collected and stored by the PHOTOLIGA website.
E-MAIL ADDRESSES DISCLOSURE
Please note that the PHOTOLIGA team is very much concerned about maintaining the highest degree of privacy for you. users. Thus, we will never and under any circumstances provide and disclose your e-mail address to any third parties without your personal written request to do so
The PHOTOLIGA website reserves the right to send occasional e-mails to keep you updated and to notify you about any relevant news, features, services, specialties and offered products.
We remind you that alongside with it, you can also get e-mail notifications from the PHOTOLIGA website containing all the activity associated with your user profile.
In case you would like no longer receive e-mail notifications from the PHOTOLIGA website, you can always change it in your Settings section in your User Profile.
However, you will still receive all the system messages from the PHOTOLIGA website on a regular basis.
The PHOTOLIGA website keeps the right to store all the cookies from your computer. Please, take into account the fact that the PHOTOLIGA website gathers and stores only cookies itself and not the personal information transferred by it.
This set of cookies stored facilitates your surfing the PHOTOLIGA website.
SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You should always remember the fact that all the information you display and disclose about yourself while using the services of the PHOTOLIGA website can be also viewed by other users of PHOTOLIGA.
We guarantee you that the PHOTOLIGA website will never disclose or pass to any third parties your personal data except the following cases:
The PHOTOLIGA staff: all the PHOTOLIGA website staff, its administration, moderators and other related employees can have access to your private data to the extend they may need it for maintaining better website performance.
Law authorities: The PHOTOLIGA website may be forced to disclose part of the user's private data when it comes to compliance with legal laws or other legal regulations. The PHOTOLIGA website will do so in order to protect and secure the rights and safety of the users and the website itself.
User Account Data: Please, remember all the personal details you submitted to us during the registration on the PHOTOLIGA website is available to the public and at any time you can edit, alter it or make some information invisible by means of the Settings options.
Public access via the Internet: People can browse information about you using Google search engine.
With your consent: Please, be sure the PHOTOLIGA website will immediately notify you in case your private data is shared or disclosed for any harmful purposes. You can alter or remove it if you like.
KEEPING INFORMATION SECURE
The PHOTOLIGA website does its best to ensure you safety while using our photo-platform. All your personal data you indicated in your user account is secured with a strong and valid password.
We recommend you to think out a really strong password and not to forget to logout when you terminate your user session. is protected by a password for your privacy and security. Protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer by logging off once you have finished using a shared computer.
Please, don't pass your password detail to any third party.
The officers of the PHOTOLIGA website can have access to your login details only in case of emergency and upon your direct request, for example, when you need to restore it.
WAYS TO CONTROL DISPLAY AND USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
The PHOTOLIGA website reminds you of the fact that all the personal information you indicated within your User Account is publicly available and can be at any moment viewed by any user of the PHOTOLIGA website.
However, be aware that you are controlling the process and you can edit, change, alter, delete or even remove any data in the Settings section.
CHILDREN AND THE UNDERAGED
Please, keep in mind that you must be above 14 years old to register with the PHOTOLIGA website and become its frequent user. You must reach the minimum of 14 years to become a member of the PHOTOLIGA website.
People who are younger than 14 or 18 should use the PHOTOLIGA website only under their parents control and with its permission.
We leave no stone unturned to keep your personal data safe and sound.
PROVISIONS OF USE
Copyright and Intellectual Property Policy
The PHOTOLIGA website treats carefully and respects intellectual property legislation that`s why we stick to the following issues on intellectual property infringement.
Reporting Instances of Intellectual Property Violations:
For copyright concerns, please click on the relevant contact form to contact the PHOTOLIGA website moderators instantly.
If you come across any cases of copyright infringement, please submit the PHOTOLIGA website a copyright infringement note with the following information:
Identification of the content or part of the content that has been infringed. In case this content is still online, please provide a relevant URL.
Contact details, such as your name, address, telephone number, and email address.
A statement by you that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that, under penalty of perjury, you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
A physical or electronic signature of the owner of the copyright that has been allegedly infringed or a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner.
The PHOTOLIGA website kindly asks you to keep in mind the fact that we will remove and terminate the accounts of users who are repeat copyright infringers.
The PHOTOLIGA website preserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate any user for actual infringement of intellectual property rights.
The PHOTOLIGA can send a copy of any Notice including name and email address to the subscriber or account holder in order to notify him.
Recidivism Policy (“Repeat Infringer”):
The PHOTOLIGA website will remove or terminate the accounts of repeat copyright infringers.
Please, always remember that you are not allowed or permitted to post any photo- content owned by someone else in a manner that violates another user`s copyright. When you post another user's photo or any other related materials, the copyright owner(s) of that content can contact and notify us that you don’t have their permission to post their photo-content on the site, and have violated their copyright.
In case the PHOTOLIGA website get repeated notices that you have posted others’ copyrighted photo- content without any prior permission, we can remove, delete and terminate your account on the PHOTOLIGA website.
The PHOTOLIGA website has a special system for keeping track of repeat violators of copyright- on the basis of that system we decide on when it's high time to remove your account:
Generally, when content is removed that you posted because the copyright owner of that content sent us a legal request to execute it, you will get a copyright strike. If you receive three copyright strikes within a one-year period, your account will be terminated. As described below, there are some exceptions to this rule.
Exception 1: If you submit a counter-notification in response to the copyright owner’s notice and that counter-notice is not answered by the copyright owner. In this very case we, the PHOTOLIGA website will take off the strike that you got for posting that content.
Exception 2: If the copyright owner retracts his or her notice, the PHOTOLIGA website will take away the strike.
PHOTOLIGA Community Guidelines:
We are doing our best to create a special multifunctional and multinational community within the PHOTOLIGA website with people from a wide variety of experiences, backgrounds, and mindsets. We do hope that the following guidelines will help you to make your PHOTOLIGA community experience really pleasant and beneficial.
Here are some useful tips on how to be behave most effectively on the PHOTOLIGA website:
Please, treat every user of the PHOTOLIGA website with respect, communicate, contact, address and treat others politely.
Stay tuned: Update the content regularly and keep your content relevant and accurate.
It`s a good idea to do on the PHOTOLIGA website:
Behave politely. Please, remember that the PHOTOLIGA website is a global photo-community containing people of different ages and stages from all over the world, who all have the right to feel comfortable. They may have opinions, thoughts and views that differ from yours. Try to be tolerant and always treat them with respect.
Act positively and be useful for others. Act positively and contribute positive content. In case you come across any negative remarks, behavior or cases of infringement, the PHOTOLIGA website kindly asks you to immediately report abusive content to our administration and moderators.
Be an excellent team-member. Interacting and connecting with other photographers and models from across the world helps foster strong communities among the PHOTOLIGA members. Many users and members of the PHOTOLIGA website could benefit from your knowledge, opinions, or personal experiences as a photographer or a model.
It`s a bad idea to do on the PHOTOLIGA website:
Avoid bad language and do not use hate speech. Hate speech is speech that attacks a person or group on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, disability, gender, age or sexual orientation/gender identity. PHOTOLIGA builds the community of people with diverse beliefs, opinions, and backgrounds, so please be respectful and keep hateful and incendiary comments off of the PHOTOLIGA website.
Do not harass members of the PHOTOLIGA community. The PHOTOLIGA website isn`t a place to harass, bully, abuse, impersonate, or intimidate others. This includes a zero tolerance policy towards sharing adult or sexualized content of another person without that person’s consent. In case you experience this yourself or come across while using the PHOTOLIGA website, please, report it to us as soon as possible.
Care about the children and the underaged. Think before you post and moderate accordingly.
Don’t be vulgar or obscene. Sexually explicit photos or graphic works and vulgar language and images are not welcome in any way on the PHOTOLIGA website. Please, try to avoid objectionable speech.
Don’t behave foxy or maliciously. The PHOTOLIGA website kindly asks avoid posting links to sites that contain viruses and malicious programs on the webpages of the PHOTOLIGA website.
Thank you for understanding and cooperation. We appreciate your help.