Privacy Policy

Last updated: 28-Jun-2023

This Privacy Policy explains how Mariel Clayton Photography (“we,” “us,” or “our”) collects, stores, protects, and uses user data in accordance with international data protection regulations including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully to understand our practices regarding your data and how we will treat it. By accessing or using our website, you agree to the collection, storage, protection, and use of your data as described in this policy. If you disagree with any aspect of this policy, please do not use our website or provide any personal information.

Collection of User Data

We may collect personal data directly from you when you interact with our website, subscribe to our newsletter, or communicate with us. The personal data may include your name, email address, contact number, and any other information you voluntarily provide to us.

We also collect non-personal data automatically through the use of cookies and similar technologies. This information may include your IP address, browser type, device type, operating system, referring URLs, and other technical information.

Storing and Protecting User Data

The personal data collected by us will be stored securely on our servers or with a trusted third-party hosting provider. We maintain appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your data against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction.

Please note that no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your data, we cannot guarantee absolute security.

Use of User Data

We may use the collected data to provide, improve, and customize our services, respond to inquiries and requests, send updates and newsletters, perform data analysis, and comply with legal obligations.

Your email address may also be used to send you periodic promotional emails about our products, services, special offers, or other information we think may be of interest to you. You have the right to opt-out of receiving these communications at any time by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in each email.

User Rights

Access and Correction

You may request access to the personal data we hold about you. If any of the information is incorrect or incomplete, you may request to have it corrected. We will make reasonable efforts to provide you with the requested information or make the necessary corrections within a reasonable time frame.


You may request the deletion of your personal data at any time. However, please note that we may be required to retain certain information for legal purposes or as otherwise permitted by applicable laws and regulations.

Objection to Processing

You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data for certain purposes, including direct marketing. To exercise this right, please Contact Us using the information provided in the “Contact Us” section below.

Data Security Measures

We implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to safeguard your data against unauthorized access, loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction. These measures include regular security and vulnerability assessments, data encryption, access controls, and staff training.

Third-Party Data Sharing

We do not sell, rent, or trade your personal information with third parties for their promotional purposes. However, we may disclose your data to trusted third-party service providers who assist us in operating our website, conducting business activities, or providing services to you, subject to strict confidentiality obligations and only to the extent necessary.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy at any time without prior notice. The most current version of the Privacy Policy will supersede all previous versions. We encourage you to periodically review this page for any changes.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about this Privacy Policy or our practices, please contact us at:

Thank you for trusting Mariel Clayton Photography with your personal information. We are committed to protecting your privacy and handling your data in a transparent and secure manner.

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