ShutterPoint.com is committed to maintaining the privacy of information that you
what information we gather, how we use it, and how our members can correct or
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In order to be a member of this website, you have to complete the
registration form. During registration users are asked to give
their personally identifiable information (such as name, age range, e-mail
address). We may use the e-mail address information to send
the reminders of upcoming storage space subscription expiration or
running low on space reminders; notifications about
our new or existing products and services, special offers,
or to otherwise contact you regarding your account with us.
During registration you are asked to create a unique username that will be
required for gaining access to the member-only features of this
webiste. Your username is not treated as personally identifiable
information and may be shown on this website in connection with the
albums(s) you may choose to create and maintain. Additionally, your first and
last name will be shown on this website in connection with the
albums(s) you may choose to create and maintain or in connection to
the public member directory. Your e-mail address is never displayed
anywhere at this website and it cannot be obtained by other users of
this website. Additionally, your e-mail is never given, rented or sold
to any third parties.
In the very rare cases, we also may use your first name, last name and
username in the promotional or marketing purposes. It is
optional for the user to provide demographic information (such as
age range, gender and similar information), but encouraged so we
can provide a more personalized experience on our site. We may share
the demographic information with third parties, such as researchers,
but only in the form of aggregated data. This helps us and our
partners understand our member demographics, and is essential and critical
to improving our services.
We do not share, sell or rent information about individual users with
any third party at any time, except:
- When you specifically authorize us to or request that we do so.
- When we believe that such action is necessary to comply with the
law or legal process.
At any time after registration, members can change all information they
provided (with the exception of the username) by visiting the My
Information page under the My Account area of our website.
IP Addresses, Cookies and Log Files
Cookies are small files that our site places on the hard drive of your
computer to enable us to customize your experience and achieve some of the
site's functionality. While on our website, usage of a cookie is in no
way linked to any personally identifiable information. Cookies are the
very common mechanism used by major sites on the Internet. Visitors may
also receive cookies from third parties, including advertisers, but
ShutterPoint.com cannot have any control of the content of these
website, some of its functionality will be forfeited and some portions of the
site may become unusable.
We use your IP address to analyze trends, administer the site and
help determine problems with the servers. We may also automatically log IP
addresses to track a user's session, ratings, comments and
purchases. IP addresses themselves are not linked to personally
identifiable information, however they may be linked to a member's account records.
We may occasionally conduct online surveys to better target our offering
to our audience. We may share any demographic data collected during
these surveys with our partners, but only in the form of
aggregated information. We will not share any information about
specific individuals gathered during a survey with third parties. Please
remember that your participation is optional and helps us improve our
Your Privacy at Other Sites
ShutterPoint.com contains many links to other sites in the form of text links or
banners. ShutterPoint.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or
the content of these sites. We recommend that you review the privacy
statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable
You may request that we delete your membership and accompanying
member information at any time. You also may choose not to become
a member and not to participate in the "member-only" areas of our site,
this eliminates the need for you to give us any personal information at all.
Notification of Changes
This policy can be updated on the as-needed basis and without prior
changes on our website. If at any point we decide to use personally
identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the
time it was collected, we will notify our members by way of an