privacy policy

Privacy Policy

  

Marcus Posthumus
Artist and Photographer

Ireland
Tel.: +353 (0) 89 423 6633

Germany
Tel.: +49 (0) 174 2110112

E-Mail: look(at)firstclasspicture.com

All texts, photos and graphics are subject to copyright and other intellectual property laws. They may not be copied, stored or modified for commercial purposes or for distribution, and used on other websites. All brand names, trademarks, product names, their abbreviations and logos used on these pages are the property of their respective companies and are recognized as protected. The photos on this website are digitally signed and clearly assigned, they may not be copied, stored or modified for commercial purposes or for distribution, and used on other websites. Infringements are prosecuted by lawyers appointed by me. Marcus Posthumus is responsible as content provider for the „own content“, which he holds ready for use, according to the general laws. From these own contents, cross-references („links“) to the content offered by other providers should be distinguished. By means of a link, Marcus Posthumus keeps „foreign content“ available for use. He is only responsible for these third-party contents if he has positive knowledge of them (ie also of unlawful or punishable content) and if it is technically possible and reasonable for him to prevent their use. However, links are always dynamic, meaning „living“ references. Although Marcus Posthumus checked the third-party content for the first time as to whether he was responsible for possible civil or criminal liability, he is not obliged by law to constantly check the contents to which he refers in his website for changes. which could justify a responsibility. Only when he discovers or is informed by others that a concrete offer, for which he has provided a link, triggers a civil or criminal liability, he will cancel the reference to this offer, as far as this is technically possible and reasonable.

Data Protection
The operator of this site takes the protection of your personal information very seriously. Your personal data will be kept confidential and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.The use of this website is usually possible without providing personal information. Insofar as personal data (eg name, address or e-mail addresses) are collected on pages, this is always done on a voluntary basis, as far as possible. These data will not be disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent. However, it should be noted that data ransmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating via e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.

Cookies
The internet pages may partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are used to make an offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and stored by your browser. Most of the cookies used by this website are so-called „session cookies“. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser on your next visit. You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally exclude and enable the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website. 

Server log files
The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to the website operator. These are: Browser type / browser version / used operating system / Referrer URL / Host name of the accessing computer / Time of the server request .These data can not be assigned to specific persons. A merge of this data with other data sources will not be done. The website operator reserves the right to check this data retrospectively if concrete evidence of illegal use is known.

Contact form
If you submit inquiries via the contact form, your details will be saved from the request form including the contact details you provided there for the purpose of processing the request and in case of follow up questions. These data will never be given without your consent.

Newsletter data
If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, you will be asked for an e-mail address and information that will allow verification that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive the newsletter. Further data is not collected. These data are used exclusively for the delivery of the requested information and are not passed on to third parties. You may revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and its use for sending the newsletter at any time, for example via an e-mail to info@firstclasspicture.com or, if specified, via the „unsubscribe“ link in the newsletter. 

Privacy policy about the use of social plugins
This website uses the so-called Shariff plug-in. It protects your data from involuntary disclosure to facebook, google, etc. Only when you click on the icon of the respective social media will the data be transmitted to the provider and not when the page is loaded. More information about the Shariff plug-in can be obtained here directly from heise online.(german)

Privacy Policy for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. Provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called „cookies“. These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, it may happen that you may not be able to use all features of this website in full in this case. In addition, you may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

Privacy Policy for the use of Facebook plugins
This website uses, among others, social plugins („plugins“) of the social network facebook.com, which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA („Facebook“). The plugins are marked with a Facebook logo or the addition „Facebook Social Plugin“. When you visit a web page that contains such a plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted by Facebook directly to your browser and incorporated by him into the website. By integrating the plugins, Facebook receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of my website. If you are logged in to Facebook Facebook can assign the visit to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example, press the „Like“ button or leave a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored there. The purpose and scope of data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook, as well as your rights in this regard and setting options for the protection of your privacy, please refer to the privacy policy of Facebook. If you do not want Facebook to collect data about you via our website, you must log out of Facebook before visiting our website. „

Privacy Policy for the use of Twitter
If features of the Twitter service are included on the website, note the following: These features are available through Twitter, Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, United States. By using Twitter and the „Re-Tweet“ function, the websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and shared with other users. This data is also transmitted to Twitter. It is pointed out that the provider of this website is not aware of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Twitter. For more information, see the Twitter Privacy Policy at http://twitter.com/privacy. You can change your privacy settings on Twitter in the Account Settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings.

Privacy Policy for the use of Google +1
Our sites use features of Google +1. Provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Collect and share information: The Google +1 button allows you to post information worldwide. The Google + 1 button will help you and others to get personalized content from Google and our partners. Google stores both the information that you + 1’d for a piece of content and information about the page you viewed when you clicked +1. Your + 1’s may appear alongside your profile name and photo in Google services, such as search results or in your Google profile, or elsewhere on websites and ads on the web. Google records information about your + 1 activity to improve Google’s services to you and others. To use the Google + 1 button, you need a globally visible, public Google profile that has at least the name chosen for the profile. This name will be used in all Google services. In some cases, this name may also replace a different name you used when sharing content through your Google Account. The identity of your Google Profile may be displayed to users who know your email address or have other identifying information from you. Use of the information collected: In addition to the uses outlined above, the information you provide will be used in accordance with the applicable Google privacy policy. Google may publish summarized statistics about users‘ + 1 activity or share it with users and partners, such as publishers, advertisers, or affiliate websites. 

Privacy Policy for the use of LinkedIn
Our website uses features of the LinkedIn network. Providers is LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States. Each time you visit one of our pages that contains LinkedIn features, it will connect to LinkedIn servers. LinkedIn is informed that you have visited our website with your IP address. If you click LinkedIn’s „Recommend Button“ and are logged in to your LinkedIn account, LinkedIn will be able to associate your visit to our website with you and your user account. We point out that we as the provider of the pages have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and their use by LinkedIn. For more information, see the LinkedIn privacy statement at: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy.

Privacy Policy for the use of Pinterest
On our site, we use social plugins from the Pinterest social network operated by Pinterest Inc., 808 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-490, USA („Pinterest“). When you visit a page containing such a plugin, your browser connects directly to the servers of Pinterest. The plugin transmits protocol data to the server of Pinterest in the USA. This log data may include your IP address, the address of the websites visited, which also includes Pinterest features, browser type and settings, the date and time of the request, how you use Pinterest, and cookies. For more information on the purpose, scope, and further processing and use of the data by Pinterest, as well as your rights and privacy practices, please refer to the Pinterest Privacy Policy: https://about.pinterest.com/en/privacy-policy 

Data protection statement for the use of Instagram
Functions of the service Instagram can be integrated on this website. These features are provided by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, United States. If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can link the contents of this website with your Instagram profile by clicking on the Instagram button. This allows Instagram to associate visits to these pages with your account. We point out that we as the provider of the pages do not receive knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Instagram. For more information, see the Instagram Privacy Policy: http://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy

Privacy Policy for the use of Xing
Our website uses functions of the network XING. Provider is the XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Each time you visit one of our sites that includes Xing features, it connects to Xing servers. A storage of personal data is not done to our knowledge. In particular, no IP addresses are stored or the usage behavior is evaluated. Further information on data protection and the Xing Share button can be found in Xing’s privacy policy at https://www.xing.com/app/share?op=data_protection Privacy Policy for the use of YouTube Our website uses plugins from the Google-powered YouTube page. Site operator is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit one of our YouTube plug-in-enabled sites, you will be connected to the servers of YouTube. The Youtube server will be informed which of our pages you visited. If you’re logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube allows you to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account. For more information about how to handle user data, please read the YouTube Privacy Policy at https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy


Information, cancellation, blocking At any time you have the right to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing and a right to correct, block or delete this data. For further information on personal data you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint. Contradiction advertising emails The use of published in the context of the imprint obligation contact information for sending unsolicited advertising and information materials is hereby rejected. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example through spam e-mails.