Michel de Bray Photography
Avenue Sleeckx, 25
Michel de Bray Photography number (VAT-BE): BE 0548 514 907
+32 (0) 475 76 42 72 :
Feel free to contact us should you have any privacy-related questions. We promise to reply soon !
1. Why this privacy Statement ?
By explicitly communicating your details to us using our website, you expressly agree to the collection and processing of your personal data by Michel de Bray Photography as described in this document.
Every person (hereafter the "User") who visits or uses the Website discloses a certain amount of personal data. The personal data is information which allows Michel de Bray Photography to identify you as a natural person, regardless of whether we actually do this. You are identifiable as soon as it is possible to create a direct or indirect link between one or more data and you as a natural person.
We only use and process your personal data in accordance with the GDPR and any replacement legislation, or any similar regulation under any applicable law, and any regulatory requirements or codes of practice governing the use, storage or transmission of personal data. Every reference in this Privacy Statement to the 'GDPR' is a reference to the Regulation of 27 April 2016 on the Protection of Natural Persons with regard to the Processing of Personal Data and on the Free Movement of such Data (General Data Protection Regulation).
2. Who is responsible for the processing of personal data ?
Michel de Bray Photography is responsible for the processing and decides alone or in cooperation with others which personal data are being collected as well as the purposes and the technical and organisational means with regard to the processing of those personal data.
Michel de Bray Photography is free to rely on data processors. A processor is the natural or legal person who processes your personal data upon request and on behalf of the data controller. The processor is required to ensure the security and confidentiality of the data. The processor shall always act on the instructions of the data controller.
Michel de Bray Photography relies on the following categories of "processors" :
- Companies we have engaged for marketing purposes.
- Companies we have engaged for hosting purposes.
- Companies we have engaged for administrative purposes.
- Companies we have engaged for communication purposes.
- Companies we have engaged for statistical purposes.
3. On what legal grounds are my data processed ?
In accordance with the GDPR we process personal data on the following legal grounds :
- On the basis of our legitimate interest in sending information and newsletters to our customers.
4. Which personal data are being processed ?
Michel de Bray Photography commits to only collect and process adequate, relevant and limited to what is necessary for the purposes for which they are processed. The following categories of personal data are processed by Michel de Bray Photography :
- Personal identification data (name, first name, company).
- Contact details (phone number, zip code and e-mail address).
- Electronic identification data (IP address, location, cookies).
This data is collected at the time of your registration on the Website and when you use our services. Other personal data may be collected later. These data are necessary for statistic purpose. Michel de Bray Photography foresees that the data is provided in an aggregate and anonymous form when data is used for statistics. The amount of personal data collected depends on your use of the Website and the functionalities of the Website.
5. For which purposes are my personal data being used ?
Michel de Bray Photography collects your personal data for the sole purpose of offering every User a safe, optimised and personal user experience of our Website and the offered services. The collection of personal data becomes more extensive as the User makes more intensive use of our Website and our online services. Michel de Bray Photography reserves the right to suspend or cancel certain operations if personal data is missing, incorrect or incomplete.
The processing of your personal data is essential for the proper functioning of the Website and the provision of associated services. Michel de Bray Photography commits to solely process your personal data for the following purposes :
- Customer management : customer administration, order management, deliveries, invoicing, checking creditworthiness, support, complaint monitoring and sending newsletters.
- Dispute management.
When visiting the website of Michel de Bray Photography, some data are being collected for statistical purposes. Such data is necessary to optimise your user experience. These data are : IP-address, probable location of consultation, hour and day of the consultation and the pages which are being consulted. When you visit the Website, you explicitly agree to this collection of data for statistical purposes.
The User provides the personal data to Michel de Bray Photography himself and can therefore exercise some kind of control. When certain data is incomplete or apparently incorrect, the User has the right to postpone some expected actions temporarily or permanently.
6. Who receives your personal data ?
Your personal data are processed for internal use within Michel de Bray Photography only. Your personal data will not be sold, passed on or communicated to any third parties, except in case you have given us your explicit prior consent.
7. How long do we store your personal data ?
Your data is stored as long as necessary to achieve the ends pursued. They will be erased from our database as soon as they are no longer necessary for the ends pursued or if you validly exercise your right to erasure.
8. What are my rights ?
8.1 Guarantee of a legitimate and secure process of your personal data
Your personal data are always processed for the legitimate purposes explained in point 5. They are collected and processed in an appropriate, relevant and non-excessive manner, and are not kept longer than necessary to achieve the intended purposes.
8.2 Right to access
If you can prove your identity, you have the right to obtain information about the processing of your data. Thus, you have the right to know the purposes of the processing, the categories of data concerned, the categories of recipients to whom the data are transmitted, the criteria used to determine the data retention period, and the rights that you can exercise on your data.
8.3 Right to rectification or your personal data
Inaccurate or incomplete personal data may be corrected. You can request us in writing.
8.4 Right to erasure (or "right to be forgotten")
You also have the right to obtain the erasure of your personal data under the following assumptions :
- Your personal data are no longer necessary for the intended purposes.
- You withdraw your consent to the processing and there is no other legal ground for processing.
- You have validly exercised your right of opposition.
- Your data has been illegally processed.
- Your data must be deleted to comply with a legal obligation.
The deletion of data is mainly related to visibility ; it is possible that the deleted data are still temporarily stored.
8.5 Right to limitation of processing
In certain cases, you have the right to request the limitation of the processing of your personal data, especially in case of dispute as to the accuracy of the data, if the data are necessary in the context of legal proceedings or the time required to Michel de Bray Photography to verify that you can validly exercise your right to erasure.
8.6 Right to object
You have the right to object at any time to the processing of your personal data for direct marketing purposes. Michel de Bray Photography will stop processing your personal data unless it can demonstrate that there are compelling legitimate reasons for the processing which prevail over your right to object.
8.7 Right to data portability
You have the right to obtain any personal data which you have provided us.
8.8 Right to withdraw your consent
You may withdraw your consent to the processing of your personal data at any time, for example for direct marketing purposes.
9. How to exercise my rights ?
If you wish to exercise your rights, you must send a written request and proof of identity by registered mail to Michel de Bray Photography, ADDRESS or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond as soon as possible, and no later than one (1) month after receipt of the request.
10. Possibility to lodge a complaint
If you are not satisfied with the processing of your personal data by Michel de Bray Photography, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent Data Protection Authority (DPP for Belgium: https://www.privacycommission.be/).