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We appreciate the participation of our Community and value submission of news, events, comments and constructive criticism from a diverse range of followers.
Whilst we try and check the accuracy of all information carried on the website, we will not be responsible for errors or inaccuracies submitted, comments made or prizes offered by featured photographers, visitors and/or any third parties.

Summary
All content provided on the Ffoton Wales website is for informational purposes only. Ffoton Wales founders and administrators make no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site, comments by featured photographers or visitor comments found by following any link on this site. The administrators will not be liable for any errors or omissions in this information, the availability of this information nor visitor comments, nor will they be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display, use of news, information, visitor comments, prizes or services offered by third parties or any use of this website.

Respect our Copyright: From the outset, we've challenged ourselves to produce great quality content as Ffoton Wales. Our conversations, website and Podcast are made available for free and we'd like them to remain so. All content on Ffoton Wales is strictly Copyright and images not originated by us are used with express permission of photographers. No audio, images, words, video or other content on our Website or Podcast may be reproduced or performed publicly (including events, Art, Education or any other institutions) without our express prior permission granted by email. Any enquiries should be made via our Contact Form

We respect Copyright: We endeavour to attribute the creators of all images featured. Images and content supplied to us by featured photographers, individuals or organisations are accepted in good faith and on the understanding said photographers are the creators and copyright owners of the work.  Disputed images and/or content will be removed promptly when we are notified of any reasonable queries or issues and until such times as ownership is confirmed.


Content
Our Interviews feature recorded audio with guest photographers and all comments or views made by interview participants are their own and NOT necessarily the views of the Ffoton Wales team.

Images featured on guest photographer Interviews and other pages of this site have been supplied by the respective photographer asserting themselves as the Copyright owner and image use on Ffoton Wales granted under an agreed license with us. These images along with additional audio, images, text and any video or other content should not be used or reproduced without prior written permission from us or the photographer. Should copyright of an image shown on Ffoton Wales be disputed and we are informed of the dispute, we will remove the image until a dispute is resolved. However, we reserve the right not to republish disputed images. We can be contacted via a link below each Interview page of the Ffoton Wales website. 

All content or comments submitted by visitors to the Interview and News sections of this website are the views of the author of the contribution and not necessarily the views of Ffoton Wales administrators. Although monitored and moderated, we are not responsible for contributions on these pages, nor the content of any external sites that may be linked from these pages.

General
All comments to the Ffoton Wales website are moderated and may be subject to approval by our editors. We reserve the right to remove or refuse comments posted where we deem User material to be knowingly false or misleading, defamatory, illegal, abusive, harassing, liable to incite racial hatred, blasphemous, discriminatory, pornographic, sexually oriented, threatening, or invasive of anyone’s privacy. 

Users must not impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity.

We’re entitled to reveal your identity (or any information we have about you) if appropriate and in accordance with data protection legislation.

Anything you send or post to this website will be considered non-confidential. By posting a contribution to this website you automatically grant us a ‘non-exclusive, perpetual, non-terminable, worldwide, sublicensable, and royalty-free licence’ allowing us to reproduce it on the Ffoton Wales website.

Prizes or awards from third-parties or sponsors offered in Competitions or otherwise are strictly the responsibility of those organisations and not Ffoton Wales.

If we ask you to register for certain elements of our website, please keep your all registration details up-to-date e.g. email address. We also expect you to keep any user names or passwords confidential to prevent unauthorised access to your account. Inform us immediately if you believe your account has been compromised. You are responsible for ALL activities that occur under your username and password.

We may terminate your registration at any time if we consider you to be in breach of any of the Terms and Conditions of our website. Re-registration would be solely at our discretion.

Events & Tickets
Any events organised by Ffoton Wales may offer reserved seats or tickets either free of charge or at a price set by us to help cover the cost of the event. It is your responsibility to check your order for paid seats/tickets before purchasing as we cannot offer refunds except in the circumstances listed below. Please ensure you bring your ticket or booking/purchase reference with you to the event.

Refund requests will only be issued if our event is cancelled, rescheduled or where there is a material and significant change to the event such that we consider it different to that originally advertised by us. Any circumstances arising outside of our control that may necessitate a change of venue, if one can be found and booked,  in the same City or 2 mile radius of the original venue do not constitute a significant change. We cannot offer refunds where our event is cancelled or disrupted by Force Majeure, meaning any cause beyond Ffoton Wales' control including, without limitation, act of God, war, insurrection, riot, civil disturbances, acts of terrorism, fire, explosion, flood, national mourning, theft of essential equipment, malicious damage, strike, lock out, weather, third party injunction, national defence requirements, acts or regulations of national or local governments or authorities.

It is your responsibility to ascertain whether an event has been cancelled or re-scheduled and the date and time of any re-scheduled event.  Where an event is cancelled or re-scheduled or moves to a different venue, Ffoton Wales will reasonably endeavour to notify you using the details you provided at the time of ordering and, where possible, on our website and Social Media channels. Ffoton Wales does not guarantee that you will be informed of such changes or cancellation before the date of the Event.

The total refund for any ticket shall be the face value of the ticket purchased. Any refunds will be made within 14 days of purchase date.

Data & Privacy
We may at a future date allow companies or organisations to advertise goods, services and prizes on our website or sponsor it for an agreed period. Any advertising or sponsorship will be carefully considered by us to be aligned with the interests of our followers and the aims of Ffoton Wales and it's community. We will not share your data with any third party organisation (see our full Privacy Policy below). We are not responsible for the accuracy of any advertising material or for any advertised product, offer, prize or service.

We cannot accept responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system from your use (or misuse) of this website – including downloading or streaming from the website, or following links to external sites not controlled by us.

The material on this website is provided ‘as is’, without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. As the website owners, we may remove any or all content from this website at any time without notice.

These terms may be updated or change at any time, and any amendments will be posted here and will apply from the date we post them.

To ensure enjoyment our website and content, we recommend keeping your web browser and device up to date with latest Operating System and Security updates.

For all enquiries regarding Ffoton Wales, we can be contacted by completing our Contact Form 

 


Privacy Policy

What Information do we collect about you?
We collect your name and email address when you opt-in and subscribe to our mailing list or make contact with us.

We collect further information when you voluntarily complete customer surveys, provide feedback and/or participate in activities and competitions we organise.

When someone visits the Ffoton website we use the third party services of Squarespace and Google Analytics to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor browsing patterns. This helps us understand visitor traffic and interest to and of various parts of our website. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow these services to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website.

Cookies
Certain parts of our website use 'cookies' to keep track of your visit and to help you navigate between sections.
A cookie is a small data file that certain websites store on your computer's hard-drive when you visit them. Cookies can contain information such as your user ID and the pages you have visited. The only personal information a cookie contains is information that you have personally supplied.

We use cookies on our website to enable us to deliver content that is specific to your interests and gives us an idea of which parts of the website you are visiting and to recognise you when you return to the website. Reading cookies does not give us access to other data on your computer and our website will not read cookies created by other websites that you have visited.

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the relevant settings on your chosen web browser. If, however, you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our website. Unless you have adjusted your browser settings to refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you access the website.

Please note that providers of third party content may also use cookies over which we have no control.

Embedded content from other websites
Pages on this website may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.) from other websites and may behave in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Where our website contains links to other websites, you should read and fully understand their own privacy policies as Ffoton cannot accept responsibility for your activity on that site or it's monitoring of your activity or handling of your data.

How will we use the information about you?
We collect information about you to contact you via email about our events, activities and exhibitions we think may be of interest to you. Unless otherwise disclosed, we will not share your details with any third party without your consent.

We use a third-party provider, MailChimp, to deliver our newsletters. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our email newsletter. For more information, please see MailChimp’s privacy notice. You can unsubscribe to general mailings at any time by clicking the using the 'unsubscribe' option at the bottom of all of our newsletter emails.

Retention
We will not retain personal information longer than necessary to fulfil the purposes for which it is processed, including the security of our processing complying with legal and regulatory obligations (e.g. audit, accounting and statutory retention terms), handling disputes and programming.

Marketing
We may from time to time send you information about events and exhibitions which we feel may be of interest to you. If you have consented to receive marketing from us, you may opt out at a later date. You have a right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes and can do this by using the 'unsubscribe' option provided at the bottom of all our marketing emails to you.

Access to your Information and Correction
You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email or write to us at the following address. We may make a small charge for this service. We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate.


These Terms and Conditions of use are subject to change at any time and without notice.