Data protection and cookie policy

C. Illsley Photography appreciates your interest in our website. We take the protection of your personal data and privacy very seriously. In the following we are pleased to inform you about how we use your data and our cookie policy.

Data protection

This website operates in secure https mode implemented by the website provider Photium and verified by the Let's Encrypt certificate authority so your data are protected. The website provider may save your IP address for site operation/troubleshooting purposes.

C. Illsley Photography saves and processes personal data only if you provide us with this information voluntarily by completing the contact form or ordering products.

The following information is collected via the contact form:
- Name (mandatory)
- E-mail address (mandatory)
- Tel. no (optional)
- The message you write (optional)
You will specifically be asked for your consent to the saving and processing of these data and we need your consent to be able to respond.

The information is collected by the website provider Photium and communicated to C. Illsley Photography for the purpose of responding to your inquiry. Your data will only be held for as long as is required to provide a satisfactory response and then deleted. No data submitted via the contact form will be passed on to third parties at any time.

The following information is collected by C. Illsley Photography during the order process:
- The product(s) you have ordered
- The selected P&P option and delivery preferences

The entire payment process is conducted securely via PayPal. The C. Illsley Photography website does not collect any financial information when you place an order.

Following completion of the payment process PayPal returns the following information to C. Illsley Photography for the purposes of order fulfilment:
- The product(s) ordered
- The price paid (incl. P&P)
- The PayPal transaction ID
- The customer IP address
- The order ID
- The order date
- The payment date
- Customer name
- Customer e-mail address
- Delivery preferences
The delivery address information is stored securely on the PayPal website. You need to consent to these data being collected and stored in order for us to fulfil your order. These data will only be held for as long as is required to fulfil your order and then deleted. Your details are not shared with any other third parties at any time.

On request, we would be pleased to inform you in writing whether we currently store personal data about you and, if so, which data. Your rights to notification, correction, blocking and deletion will be observed. You can retract your consent to the saving of your personal data at any time by sending us a brief notification.

Cookie policy

Cookies are text files containing information which are downloaded to the users' device when they browse a website to make the website easier for you to use.

This website uses the following cookies:
- Server: The website provider Photium uses multiple web servers to ensure a fast and reliable service for customers. This cookie contains a reference to a particular server so you continue to use that server in a browsing session.
- PHPSESSID: This is used for the functionality of the shopping cart system.

You can deactivate cookies via your browser settings at any time. However, if you reject cookies, the functionality of our offering may be restricted.