Privacy Policy

Data protection is of a particularly high priority for Time Of Joy Photography. The use of the Internet page of Time Of Joy Photography is possible without any indication of personal data, however, if the users want to use some services via our website, processing of personal data could become necessary.

The processing of the user personal data, such as the name, email address, or phone number shall always be in line with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and in accordance with the country-specific data protection regulations applicable to Time Of Joy Photography.

As the controller, Time Of Joy Photography has implemented numerous technical and organizational measures to ensure the most complete protection of personal data processed through this website. However, Internet-based data transmissions may in principle have security gaps, so absolute protection may not be guaranteed. For this reason, every user is free to transfer personal data to us via alternative means, e.g. by telephone.

Collection of general data and information
The website of Time Of Joy Photography collects a series of users general data and information (i.e. the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about the user such as e.g. the operating system). This general data and information are stored in the server log files. These general data and information are needed to:
– deliver the content of our website correctly,
– optimize the content of our website,
– provide law enforcement authorities with the information necessary for criminal prosecution in case of a cyber-attack.

Our website contains also tools that enables a quick electronic contact with us, as well as direct communication with us. So, if the user e.g. contacts with us by email or via a contact form, the personal data (i.e. name, email address, phone number) transmitted by the user are automatically stored.

How we protect your information
Time Of Joy analyzes anonymously collected data and information statistically, with the aim of increasing the data protection and data security of our enterprise, and to ensure an optimal level of protection for the personal data we process. Sensitive and private data exchange between the website and its users happens over an SSL secured communication channel. There is no transfer of this personal data to third parties.

Web Browser Cookies
The Internet pages of Time Of Joy Photography use cookies. Through the use of cookies, Time Of Joy Photography can provide the users of this website with more user-friendly services that would not be possible without the cookie setting. Cookies allow us, to recognize our website users. The purpose of this recognition, as it was previously mentioned, is to make it easier for users to utilize our website.
Already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. If the user deactivates the setting of cookies in the Internet browser used, not all functions of our website may be entirely usable.

What are your rights
Users agreeing to the processing of personal data have the right to access data and the right to rectify or supplement them. At the request of the authorized entity, the administrator will be required to provide a copy of the data to be processed and make appropriate changes to the system.
The regulation grants the following rights to natural persons whose data is processed:
– the right to access data and information,
– the right to demand rectification and completing the data,
– the right to object to data processing,
– the right to transfer data,
– the right to be forgotten.

Comments on the blog
Time Of Joy Photography offers users the possibility to leave individual comments on particular posts on a blog, which is on the website. If a user leaves a comment under the post published on this blog, the comments made by the user are also stored and published, as well as information on the date of the commentary and the user’s pseudonym. In addition, the IP address assigned by the Internet service provider (ISP) to the user is also logged. This storage of the IP address takes place for security reasons, and in case the data subject violates the rights of third parties, or posts illegal content through a given comment. This collected personal data will not be passed to third parties, unless such a transfer is required by law or serves the aim of the defense of the data controller (Time Of Joy Photography).

We use Google Analytics
On this website, Time Of Joy has integrated the component of Google Analytics (with the anonymizer function). Web analytics is the collection, gathering, and analysis of data about the behavior of visitors to websites. The purpose of the Google Analytics component is to analyze the traffic on our website. Google uses the collected data and information, inter alia, to evaluate the use of our website and to provide online reports, which show the activities on our websites (e.g. which sub-pages were visited, or how often and for what duration a sub-page was viewed) and to provide other services concerning the use of our Internet site for us. With each visit to our Internet site, such personal data, including the IP address of the Internet access used by the user, will be transmitted to Google in the United States of America and also stored there. Google may pass these personal data collected through the technical procedure to third parties.

Social Media
The website supports social media (i.e. Facebook, Instagram) that allows sharing its content with other users. Any personal data or other information entered into social media may be read, collected and used by other users of a given medium that we are unable to control. Therefore, we are not responsible for improper use or misappropriation of personal data, or other information entered by users into social media.

Changes to this privacy policy
Time Of Joy Photography has the right to make periodic, discretionary modifications to this Privacy Policy. By regularly checking the content of the privacy policy, users can learn how to protect their data. Thus, the user acknowledge and agree that it is its responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms
By using this website, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our website. Your continued use of the site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contact us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us via info@timeofjoy.pl or use our contact form.