Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement applies to the online activities of Seth Thompson. The basic principles that underlie this privacy statement are that Seth Thompson:

  • Has permission to register the data;
  • Has a legitimate interest in the processing of the data;
  • Only uses personal data for the described purposes; and
  • Collects and processes no more and no other data than needed for those purposes.

This Privacy Statement provides insight into the way in which Seth Thompson handles this information.

1. How does Seth Thompson collect data?

The following lists the most common ways Seth Thompson may collect your personal data:

  • Sign up to receive an e-mail newsletter;
  • Participate in surveys or research;
  • Request information or assistance;
  • Communicate through his website, email and social media pages.

2. What data does Seth Thompson collect?

When you view Seth Thompson’s websites, social media pages or online projects, servers may keep an activity log that does not identify you individually. In general, Seth Thompson collects and stores:

  • Information about the computer or other device that you use to access the site;
  • Information about your use of the website, i.e. “traffic data” such as time of access, date of access and other data that gives insight into browsing patterns; and
  • Personal information collected, for instance, from forms or email correspondences including an e-mail address and other personal details. By submitting this information in writing or in a digital application, you give permission to Seth Thompson Images to retain that information for future communication in the context for which the information was given, for example to receive the Sacred Spaces of New England newsletter.

Seth Thompson’s online projects are intended to be accessible and enjoyed by general audiences. Seth Thompson does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13, without first providing the parent or legal guardian with notice and obtaining prior verifiable consent.

3. How does Seth Thompson use data?

General Uses:

  • Responding to your inquiries;
  • Sending you newsletters, mailings, and information about initiatives, and activities by e-mail or another medium;
  • Research for projects; and
  • Performing statistical and demographic analyses of users of the website and their usage patterns.

4. Transfer to third parties

Seth Thompson may also share information with collaborating partners for joint projects or collaborations. Personal information is retained in the Seth Thompson’s database in order to carry out activities and to facilitate future communication.

Seth Thompson may transfer personal data to the authorities or judicial authorities on the basis of a legal obligation.

For all other matters, Seth Thompson will only use the data if the person concerned has given their explicit consent.

5. Social media networking

Links on the Seth Thompson’s websites, social media pages or online projects can redirect viewers to other websites and various social media networks. If a user clicks through to another site or social media network, the network may place its own cookies and gather data. In this case their own privacy policies apply.

6. How we use Cookies

Like many websites, Seth Thompson’s websites uses “cookies,” which are small text files that are stored on your computer or equipment when you visit us that records your preferences. Seth Thompson uses cookies to track the use of his websites and online projects. Seth Thompson may also use cookies to monitor traffic, improve the website, and make it easier and/or relevant for your use. The websites are functional without the retention of cookies. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Please see here for more information on cookies:

In order to make the website more user-friendly, Seth Thompson uses Google Analytics, a web service provided by Google Inc. Google Analytics uses cookies to help the website analyse how visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google, which is a member of the Safe Harbour principles. Any user can refuse the use of cookies by indicating this in the settings of their browser.

7. Access, correction and amendment of data

Seth Thompson will use reasonable efforts to securely process all personal information, in particular those related to the following requests:

  • Access to your personal information;
  • Correction of the personal information that we hold;
  • Deletion of your personal information;
  • A restriction of processing of your personal information;
  • Transfer of your personal information to another party; or
  • Objection to processing of your personal information based on Seth Thompson Images’s legitimate interest to use it and there is something about your particular situation that causes you to object to such processing.

Users may request to inspect, correct or delete the data processed by Seth Thompson by contacting him at: seth (dot) thompson (dot) arteducator (at) gmail (dot) com .

8. Amendment Privacy Statement

Seth Thompson has the right to expand or amend this Privacy Statement in the future. Your continued use of our website following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy will mean you accept those changes.

Last revised: June 10, 2018