- Information We Collect When you visit our website, we may collect certain information about you, including:
1.1 Comments: If you leave a comment on our site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, your IP address, and browser user agent string to help with spam detection.
1.3 Media: If you upload images to the website, please avoid including embedded location data (EXIF GPS) as other visitors can download and extract that information.
- Use of Information We use the collected information for the following purposes:
2.1 To respond to and interact with your comments and inquiries.
2.2 To improve our website and provide a better user experience.
2.3 To prevent spam and unauthorized activities.
- Data Sharing We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to outside parties without your consent, except in the following situations:
3.1 Third-Party Service Providers: We may engage trusted third-party service providers to assist us in operating our website and conducting our business. These service providers have access to your information only to perform specific tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
3.2 Legal Compliance: We may release your information when we believe it is necessary to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect our rights, property, or safety.
- Data Retention If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is done to recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. For users who register on our website, we store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time, except they cannot change their username. Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
- Your Rights If you have an account on our site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. However, this does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
- Third-Party Links Our website may contain links to third-party websites. We have no control over the content, privacy policies, or practices of these websites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those websites before providing any personal information.
- Security Measures We take reasonable measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, loss, misuse, or alteration. However, please note that no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to protect your information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.