Privacy Policy

This website is represented by "Russian Landscape" Photographic Competition, a trading name of the Non-profit Partnership of Photographers "Russian landscape". You have to enter your personal data when filling out the application form, and we take issues of privacy very seriously.

Personal Data

You do not need to submit your personal data if you want to view the website. However, we let you know that in the future it is possible that we will monitor every user’s navigation within the website with the help of cookies, as it will help us to make improvements to the work of the website. They will not be linked to any information that will allow you to be personally identified. Your IP address may be used to examine usage trends, but this will not lead to your confidentiality loss.

If you decide to enter the competition, you will need to submit your personal data that will be used as an identifier for your images, as well as for payment purposes. In the application form you will see a section asking if you wish to receive carefully selected information from organizations, taking part in organizing the competition. If you choose to select this option, then your personal data will be passed by Russian Landscape to the relevant organizations, after that your data will be the subject to the Privacy Policy of the organization concerned and Russian Landscape cannot be liable for any subsequent breaches of privacy that may occur.

If you choose to receive information from these organizations, but then change your mind, you can opt out at any time by notifying us about your wish by e-mail.

If you decline the offer to receive additional information, then your data will be used by Russian Landscape exclusively as an identifier for your images and for payment purposes. Russian Landscape may also use your personal data to inform you by email about the launch of the next year’s competition.

The information you provide to us will be held on our computer and may be accessed by our staff and third parties who act for us to process credit card payments and provide technical support services on our behalf. The general information you provide to us may be given to third parties, but in this case it will not include personal information that can be used to identify you.

Apart from the above mentioned we shall not rent, sell or share your Personal Data to or with any person outside Russian Landscape Competition without your consent.

Internet

Although the present website uses a secure and verified payment system, other methods of Internet communication, such as e-mails and messages sent via a website, are not secure unless they are encrypted. We are not responsible for any unauthorized access to your personal data or its loss which is beyond our control.

Hyperlinks

The Russian Landscape website contains links to other organizations. When leaving the Russian Landscape website, you are recommended first to check the Privacy Policy of the website you are going to before supplying any personal information. Russian Landscape cannot be held responsible for the proper safety of any data supplied to sites other than its own.

Our Privacy Policy may be changed. In this case, the updated version with amendments will be posted on our website.