Privacy Policy

This policy covers how Fernando Matias Photography treats personal information that we collect or receive, including information related to your past use of Fernando Matias Photography's products or services. Personal Information refers to information that can be used to uniquely identify, contact, or can be used with other sources to uniquely identify a single individual; such as your full name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available. This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Fernando Matias Photography does not own or control or to people that Fernando Matias Photography does not employ or manage. Companies such as our internet service provider, website and email hosting companies, shipping companies, (UPS, FedEx, and Canada Post) and others have their own privacy statements which can be viewed on their respective websites.

Information Collection and Use

Fernando Matias Photography collects personal information when you purchase products or services. We collect information such as your name, email address and additional information needed to complete the transaction such as your shipping address, telephone number and other billing information. Fernando Matias Photography automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, type of browser used, and the page you requested. The information from the server logs is used for general website administration and optimization and is NOT matched or otherwise correlated to individual users. Fernando Matias Photography uses the information that we receive or collect for the following general purposes: to provide updates to you regarding our products and services, to fulfill your requests for products and services, to improve our products and services, to contact you, to conduct research, and to optimize and improve our website.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

Fernando Matias Photography does not rent, sell or share personal information about you with other people or companies except under the following circumstances: we provide shipping information to our shippers so that they may deliver the product to you. We respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, suspected copyright infringement, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or as otherwise required by law.

Confidentiality and Security

We limit access to personal information about you to only those who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide Fernando Matias Photography products or services to you. We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards in place to protect all personal information we have collected about you.


Fernando Matias Photography does not design any part of its website to attract anyone under the age of 18. Fernando Matias Photography will not knowingly contact children under the age 18 without a parent's permission. Fernando Matias Photography does not knowingly ask a child under the age 18 for any personal information. Fernando Matias Photography requires that a parent or legal guardian sign a model release form for any contracted photography of anyone under the age of 18.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

Fernando Matias Photography may update this policy at any time without any notice. We will however notify you about any significant changes in the way we treat personal information by placing a prominent notice on our site that this policy has been updated.

Latest Update on May 25th 2011.

Questions or Suggestions

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding this privacy policy, please send us an email at