Privacy Policy
Last updated: September 16, 2016

 

WanderSnap’s sole mission is connect travelers with with snappers to create beautiful holiday editorials. You care deeply about the safety and usage of your private moments, and we take this very seriously. By visiting WanderSnap website, you are thereby accepting the practices outlined in this policy. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

 


This Privacy Policy covers WanderSnaps’ treatment of personal information that WanderSnap gathers when you are on the WanderSnap website and when you use WanderSnap services. This policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that WanderSnap does not own or control, or to individuals that WanderSnap does not employ or manage. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible at http://www.wandersnap.co/terms

WanderSnap Limited ("us", "we", or "our") operates the http://www.wandersnap.co website (the "Service"). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our Service.


Information Collected by WanderSnap

We only collect personal information that is relevant to the purpose of our website. This information allows us to provide you with a customized and efficient experience. We collect the following types of information from our WanderSnap users: 


Information Users Provide to WanderSnap

  • We receive and store any information you enter on our website or provide to us in any other way. You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of many of our tailored features.
  • Registration: In order for you to use WanderSnap services you must complete a registration form. As part of this registration form, we require select personal information.
  • User Profile: To allow you to express yourself beyond just the information collected during registration, we enable you to provide additional information, such as your first and last names, email address, social media account names, your birthday, about us bio, favorite URLs, instant messaging IDs, and other personal information ("Personal Information"). In addition, you may choose to include photos of yourself in your profile. As indicated below, in the section titled "Sharing Your Information", you can control how your information is displayed and used.

Automatic Information

  • We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. WanderSnap and its authorized agents automatically receive and record certain traffic information ("Log Data"). Log data may include your IP address, WanderSnap cookie information, browser type and version, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on each page and other statistics. WanderSnap uses this traffic data to help diagnose problems with its servers, analyze trends and administer the website.
  • WanderSnap may collect and use information regarding the geographic location of your devices. If the location data contains your personal information, then WanderSnap will treat this location data in accordance with this Policy.
  • WanderSnap may collect and, on any page, display the total counts that page has been viewed. This includes User Profile pages.
  • WanderSnap will not be able to provide you with a personalized experience if we cannot recognize you, we want you to know however that there are programs available where internet usrs’ identities can remain anonymous.

Sharing Your Information

Since WanderSnap enables users to discover and share information with one another, information about the people who use WanderSnap is an integral part of the WanderSnap experience. Rest assured that we neither rent nor sell your personal information to anyone and that we will share your personal information only as described below.

  • WanderSnap Personnel: WanderSnap personnel and authorized consultants and/or contractors may have access to user information if necessary in the normal course of WanderSnap business.
  • Business Transfers: If WanderSnap Limited is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, your Personal Information may be transferred. We will provide notice before your Personal Information is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.
  • Protection of WanderSnap and Others: We may release personal information when we believe in good faith that release is necessary to comply with a law; to enforce or apply our Terms of Use and other policies; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of WanderSnap, our employees, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
  • User Profile information: Information collected during registration and subsequent visits, such as your full name andlocation, may be displayed to other WanderSnap users in your User Profile. The User Profile is the area on WanderSnap where we allow you to tell other WanderSnap users about yourself. You may control what personal information is displayed in your User Profile by visiting the Settings section of your User Profile.
  • Snapventure Galleries: Much like other online social networks, WanderSnap allows non-followers to browse photographers’ public profile and gallery. Travelers can choose feature images (if any) to display n their profile.
  • Syndication: WanderSnap allows for the RSS syndication of all of its public content within the WanderSnap website.
  • Social media: Unless otherwise opted out, user agree that photos from any Snapventure may be shared on WanderSnap’s social media channels for promotion. This also includes content that can be used on WanderSnap’s brand webpage. To opt out of WanderSnap’s social media sharing, users can change details under Profile Settings.
  • Service Providers: WanderSnap may share user information as well as information from tools such as cookies, log files, device identifiers and location data, with third-parties that help WanderSnap provide services to you (“Service Providers”). Our Service Providers will be given access to your information as is reasonably necessary for WanderSnap to provide our services. WanderSnap requires Services Providers to protect your data in a manner consistent with this Policy and to limit the use of such information to the performance of services for WanderSnap. WanderSnap may also remove parts of data that can identify you and share anonymized data with Service Providers, including combining your information with other information in a way that it is no longer associated with you.
  • With Your Consent: Except as noted above, we will contact you when your personal information is shared with third parties or used for a purpose incompatible with the purpose(s) for which it was originally collected, and you will be able to opt out to prevent the sharing of this information.

Cookies

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive. We use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

WanderSnap cookies do not collect personal information, and we do not combine information collected through cookies with other personal information to tell us who you are or what your screen name or e-mail address is.

WanderSnap utilizes third-party services like Google Analytics to help analyze how our site is used. These services, including Google Analytics, also use cookies to collect information about visitors to our site (including IP addresses) in an anonymous form that does not include personal information. We recommend that you leave the cookies activated because cookies allow you to have access to WanderSnap’s full experience. Some of our business partners, like our advertisers, may use cookies to inform, optimize and serve ads based on your visits to our website. We have no access to, or control over, these cookies.


Service Providers

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service, to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

These third parties have access to your Personal Information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

For more information on the privacy practices of Facebook, please visit Facebook's Data Policy: https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation


Email Communications

WanderSnap is very concerned about your privacy and we will never provide your email address to a third party without your explicit permission, as detailed in the "Sharing Your Information" section below. WanderSnap may send out e-mails with Service news, blogs, products, offers, surveys or promotions. You may also receive notification e-mails from WanderSnap, which inform you of actions (e.g. payment release, gallery transfer) that have been performed on the site. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send or by contacting us.

Please note that in all cases you will continue to receive all system e-mails (e.g. those regarding forgotten user passwords) and legal notices (e.g. updates to our policies) from us.


Children's Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13 ("Children"). We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

We recommend that minors between the ages of 14 and 18 ask and receive their parents' permission before using our Service or sending information about themselves or meeting with anyone else from the Internet.


Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

  • Your WanderSnap account information 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.
  • Only employees who need personal information to perform a specific job (for example, a customer service representative) are granted access to it. All of our employees are kept up to date on our privacy and security practices.

Links to Other Sites

Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit. In such cases, we have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.


Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. You are encouraged to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.


Conditions of Use

If you decide to visit WanderSnap website, your visit and any possible dispute over privacy is subject to this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of Hong Kong law.

Your information, including Personal Information, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

If you are located outside Hong Kong and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the information, including Personal Information, to Hong Kong and process it there.


Contact Us

Of course, if you have further questions or feedback about this Privacy Policy, please do not hesitate to reach us by email, live chat, or other means listed on www.wandersnap.co/connect.


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