Privacy Policy


Effective date: November 10, 2018

Michelle O’Dea and David Fernandez, as sole owners of “Two Cameras and a Bucket List” (hereinafter referred to as “2C1BL”, “us” or “we”) are exclusive managers of the https://www.2cameras1bucketlist.com website (hereinafter referred to as “2C1BL’s website” or “our website”).

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you access and use 2C1BL, and the choices you have associated with that data.

Our ultimate goal is to comply to the fullest extent possible with applicable data protection regulations, in particular, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR’), and to operate on a “privacy by design” basis at all times.

When We Collect Data

You can access 2C1BL and browse our website without disclosing any of your personal data. 2C1BL does not collect personal information about individuals, such as names and mailing or e-mail addresses unless it is knowingly provided by you, and you have explicitly agreed to the terms under which 2C1BL use it.

In other words, if you do not enter your personal information into any of the forms available in 2C1BL, we cannot and will not store any of your personal data. This statement applies to:

  • When leaving a comment on our website,
  • When signing up for our newsletter. This is managed by MailChimp with a GDPR compliant system.
  • When contacting us via our dedicated form.
  • When responding to any survey from 2C1BL either on our website or in our newsletter.
  • Or in any other case that requires you to physically provide your information to us.

However, if you choose to fill out any of the forms available in 2C1BL’s website, we can and will collect the data you explicitly surrender and store in secured databases.

Types of Data We Collect

We collect several different types of information for various purposes related to the operation of 2C1BL’s website.

Personal Data

While using our website, we may ask you to enter certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personally, identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:

  • Email address
  • First name and last name
  • Cookies and Usage Data

Usage Data

We may also collect information on how the Service is accessed and used (“Usage Data”). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

Tracking & Cookies Data

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our website and hold certain information.

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our website.

Sensitive Personal Information

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to our website. This includes (but is not limited to) your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, genetic or biometric data, sex life or sexual orientation, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

How We Use Your Collected Data

We may use the information we collect from you in the following ways:

  • To provide and improve the service of our website.
  • To personalize the user experience of 2C1BL’s website to your preferences.
  • To manage a contest, promotion, survey or any other site feature.
  • To send you marketing information, such as newsletters. Each email promotion will provide information on how to opt-out of future communications.
  • To send you administrative communications, such as administrative emails, confirmation emails, technical notices, updates on policies, or security alerts;
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our website when you choose to do so
  • To provide user care and support.
  • To monitor the usage of our website and to provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve our website.
  • To respond to your comments or inquiries;
  • To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity;
  • To detect, prevent and address technical issues

Advertising

  • Display Ads

We may use third-party advertising companies to serve content and advertisements when you visit our website, which may use cookies, as noted above.

  • Retargeting Ads

From time to time, the Website may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook, or Instagram, in order to market 2C1BL. These companies use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to our website.

  • Affiliate Program Participation

2C1BL may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into our website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.

  • Newsletters

On our website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows our website to adapt the content of future newsletters to your interests. This behaviour will not be passed on to third parties.

In 2C1BL, all the above is managed by MailChimp with a GDPR compliant system.

How Long We Retain Your Data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so that we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

If you provide your personal data via any of the forms on our website, we also store the personal information you provide indefinitely.

Anonymous Data

From time to time, we may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.

Transfer Of Data

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred and maintained on computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

If you are located outside Germany and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to Germany and process it there.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

2C1BL will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

Disclosure Of Data

We may have to release your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such disclosure is necessary to:

  • Comply with a legal obligation.
  • Protect and defend the rights or property of Two Cameras and a Bucket List.
  • Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with 2C1BL.
  • Protect the personal safety of 2C1BL, the users of our website or the public.
  • Protect against legal liability.

In nominal situations other than the stated above, 2C1BL will not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to third parties. We do not automatically log personal, identifiable data nor do we link information automatically logged by other means with personal data about specific individuals.

We do however automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access 2C1BL’s website. For example, when you use our website, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed within 2C1BL’s website, and the dates/times when you accessed our website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using our website, such as links clicked.

We may use IP addresses to compile and provide aggregate statistics about our visitors, traffic patterns, and administer the site. This statistical information may also be related to third parties, including but not limited to Google Analytics and Google Webmaster Tools, and affiliate programs we are members of or might be members of in the future.

Stored IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information. We collect only the personal data that you may volunteer while using our website. We do not collect information about our visitors from other sources, such as public records or bodies, or private organizations.

Security Of Data

The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Service Providers

We may employ third party companies and individuals to make the existence of 2C1BL possible (“Service Providers”), to provide a service on our behalf, to perform service-related services or to assist us in analysing how our website is used.

These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

Anti-Spam

We may use third-party service providers to limit the access of spam agents onto our website.

  • Akismet

We collect information about visitors who comment on our website through the Akismet anti-spam service. The information we collect includes (but is not limited to) your IP address, user agent, referrer along with other information directly provided by you as commenter such as your name, username, email address, and the comment itself.

Analytics

We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our website.

  • Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.

For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms webpage: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

Search Engine Optimization

We may use third-party SEO facilitators in our website.

  • Yoast SEO Plugin

Our website uses the plugin Yoast SEO from Yoast BV, Don Emanuelstraat 3, 6602 GX Wijchen, The Netherlands.

This plugin transfer and stores website information to their secured servers. No personal data is stored by Yoast SEO and associated servers.

To know more about the compliance of Yoast SEO with the most recent relevant regulations, please visit https://kb.yoast.com/kb/gdpr/

External Resources

We may use third-party resources on our website.

  • Google Web Fonts

For uniform representation of fonts, our website uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.

For this purpose, your browser has to establish a direct connection to Google servers. Google thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.

Further information about handling user data, can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google’s privacy policy at https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

  • YouTube

Our website uses plugins from YouTube, which is operated by Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

If you visit one of our pages featuring a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. Here the YouTube server is informed about which of our pages you have visited.

If you’re logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube allows you to associate your browsing behaviour directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

YouTube is used to help make our website appealing. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data protection declaration of YouTube under https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.

  • Vimeo

Our website uses features provided by the Vimeo video portal. This service is provided by Vimeo Inc., 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA.

If you visit one of our pages featuring a Vimeo plugin, a connection to the Vimeo servers is established. Here the Vimeo server is informed about which of our pages you have visited. In addition, Vimeo will receive your IP address. This also applies if you are not logged in to Vimeo when you visit our plugin or do not have a Vimeo account. The information is transmitted to a Vimeo server in the US, where it is stored.

If you are logged in to your Vimeo account, Vimeo allows you to associate your browsing behaviour directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your Vimeo account.

For more information on how to handle user data, please refer to the Vimeo Privacy Policy at https://vimeo.com/privacy.

Publicly Visible Information

If you leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible.  At your option, you may also add an avatar, a profile description, and a link to your website.

You may also choose to link your Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Google Account.

Users may see your username, avatar, profile description and website information.

Third Party Links To Other Sites

Our website may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children’s Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”).

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

Rights Related To Your Personal Information

At any time, you can exercise the following rights on your personal data:

  • Opt-Out: You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us at info@2cameras1bucketlist.com to be removed from our mailing list.
  • Forget: In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to info@2cameras1bucketlist.com.

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for record-keeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concern about this Privacy Policy, please contact us using the following channels: