Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) & Cookies

I know in this day and age it’s not easy to read every privacy policy on every website, especially with the new GDPR legislation.

I would just like you to know I take reasonable precautions to protect any personal or sensitive information I have collected whilst working with your business, and I make every effort to work with organisations who do the same. I only collect relevant personal information and never sell or pass on any personal information to third parties.

Below I have endeavoured to simplify my privacy policy in order to make it more transparent and easier to understand. This should cover all the data I collect store and process through this website and through my business. Including cookies, contact and communication, storage, and third parties.

Please contact me if you have any questions or require any further clarification.

Data controller and processor details:

Pip Hayler

Pip Hayler Photography, Seaways House, Commercial Road, Penryn, Cornwall TR10 8AQ

Tel:  07984682379



When contacting Pip Hayler Photography through email, phone, social media or the website contact form you are consenting to me processing your request and collecting the data needed in order to do that (name, telephone number, email etc).

Data Collected

Pip Hayler Photography processes the following data:

  • Contact details (names, addresses, telephone numbers, email addresses)
  • Details about a shoot
  • Images from a shoot (this may include images of faces or identifiable images of your business).


To invoice businesses for services I will collect and store personal data, including name and address. This data is collected and stored securely. UK tax and accounting laws require this information to be kept. I use an accountant who is GDPR compliant if you want further information please contact me.

Third Parties

Pip Hayler Photography uses businesses who are committed to good privacy practices and GDPR compliancy.

  • – Hosting and archiving Pip Hayler Photography emails including contact details.
  • Differnet Digital – Hosting and maintaining Pip Hayler Photography website.
  • Dropbox – Storing and archiving invoices and photography. Delivering images to clients.
  • Icloud – Backing up my phone (contacts, apps)
  • Iphone – Storing contact details including phone numbers and emails. Accessing apps like Drobox and Social Media.
  • Ipad – Accessing apps like Drobox and Social Media.
  • Other – There may be times when you request printing or other external services, Pip Hayler Photography will discuss which services you would like to use and ask your consent before personal information is passed on.

Right to Erasure

Upon request, I will delete any personal data that I hold on you. This does not include personal data that I am required to retain by law, including for tax and accounting purposes.

External Links (Other Websites)

This website contains links to other websites. Although I look to include quality, safe and relevant external links, Pip Hayler Photography cannot verify the contents of any externally linked websites, and is not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of these third parties.

Updating this Privacy Policy

Pip Hayler Photography may update this privacy policy in the future and will put the relevant date on the policy so you can see when it was last updated. (Current Policy written June 2018)

What Are Cookies ?

As is common practice with most professional websites, this site uses cookies. Cookies are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored, however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the site.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Cookies affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Be aware that disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set

When you submit data through a form such as those found on the contact page, cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases, we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

This site uses Google Analytics, one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web, to help us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps us to understand how we can improve the site for you.

From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst also ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.

As we sell services, it’s important for us to understand statistics about how many of the visitors to our site actually book a service and as such this is the kind of data that these cookies will track. This is important to you as it means that we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor our advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.

We may use adverts to offset the costs of running this site and provide funding for further development. The behavioural advertising cookies used by this site are designed to ensure that we provide you with the most relevant adverts where possible by anonymously tracking your interests and presenting similar things that may be of interest.

In some cases, we may provide you with custom content based on what you tell us about yourself either directly or indirectly by linking a social media account. These types of cookies simply allow us to provide you with content that we feel may be of interest to you.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

More Information

Hopefully that’s clarified things for you. If there’s something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. However, if you’re still looking for more information then please contact me.

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Arts Council England Cornwall Council Cultivator ERDF

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