Occidental Photography Company | PRIVACY POLICY

Privacy Policy:

Occidental Photography Company is dedicated to quality, integrity, and respecting your privacy.  This website uses standard industry security practices to protect your personal information including Secure Socket Layer (SSL) transmission technology for all sensitive information exchanges.  We have a desire to earn your trust and praise, offering a McAfee secure website and maintaining your peace of mind.  We don't sell any information that we do receive or share it with third-party sources or anyone, besides affiliated partners (Zenfolio and Photo Labs), it is only used to conduct your transaction through the Occidental Photography Company website.  We desire that you have the confidence in us to be a returning customer, who will spread positive and not negative word of mouth or reviews.

Registered customer's names, the email used to register, the shipping address for purchased items and the (optional) submitted phone number (as contact information) are all that we receive from you.  Our secure website shopping cart does not supply Occidental Photography LLC or Eric Thome with any of your credit card information.  Zenfolio (Art.com) processes the transaction and submits the order directly to the Print Labs, we receive confirmation of an order placed through the Occidental Photography website.  PayPal, Inc. also protects your personal information and payment details during checkout.  We don't receive any credit card or other related payment information.  Our website host, Zenfolio (an Art.com company) and our Print Lab vendors (MpixPro Lab, Mpix Lab, Ivoke, and IYP Photo Products) will receive the shipping contact information (so that they can fulfill the order) but all payment details are kept safe, secure and private through Paypal, Inc.

The only website tracking we employ (which is anonymous, through Google Analytics) is used to learn the regional demographics of traffic hitting this website, the bounce rate away from this website, the time spent per page, and behaviors that affect our marketing.  Social media analytics may be used to see what traffic from Occidental Photography Company's Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter and Google+ pages is reaching this website and how the flow is over the duration of the Occidental Photography website.