Privacy Policy

Please read this policy and if you have any questions, email us at support@markedshot.com.

By using the site you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this policy.

Last Updated: July 2016

Markedshot is founded on the vision of creating a community of mobile photographers and buyers. We understand and respect the privacy rights of every individual that uses our services. Therefore, we take great effort and care about how your personal information is stored and used.

Markedshot is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy policy tells you about our online collection, use and disclosure of personal information. The terms of this policy apply to all personal information collected by Markedshot on the website markedshot.com.

This site is operated by Markedshot Pte. Ltd. (Business Reg: 201616526E) which is a registered company in Singapore.


Consent of Your Personal Information

By submitting personal information to us, you acknowledge and agree that you have consented to the collection, use and disclosure practices set out in this Privacy Policy as they relate to your personal information.


Information collected by Markedshot

Markedshot collects certain kinds of non-personal information, such as the website that referred you to us, browser type and language, and access times. We also may collect navigational information, including information about the pages you view, the links you click, and other actions taken in connection with the site.

We only collect personal information about you after you have provided us with your consent to collect that specific information.

Personal information includes:
  • Information collected when you register or visit the site including your username and password, your name, your mailing address, email address, IP address and phone number.

  • Information collected when you make a purchase including your last four digits of your credit card number and billing address for verification with our payment gateway.

  • If you become a contributor, information collected when you sign-up as a contributor including (i) banking and other financial institution information including PayPal email address required in order for us to compensate you; (ii) a copy of your photo identification (for example, your driver's license, passport or national ID); and (iii) a video of yourself reciting unique code for verification purposes.

  • You may always choose not to provide personal information, but if you so choose, certain products and services may not be available to you.


    Use of Your Personal Information

    Markedshot collects and uses your information collected to:

  • Creation and management of your Markedshot account;

  • Transactional purposes (For purchase or crediting into Contributor’s Paypal account);

  • Providing technical or customer support;

  • Analysis and testing for the sole purpose of improving markedshot’s ability to provide better service, user experience and improved technology;

  • To send you surveys, email notifications, push notifications;

  • To run challenges, select participants, and choose winners;

  • To display content that is customized to your interests and preferences;

  • To contact individuals should need arise. Eg. payment issues, copyright infringement issues, technical issues, notification of contest winners if applicable;

  • If you are a Markedshot contributor, to credit into your registered Paypal’s account and notify when sales of your contents;

  • If you are a Markedshot contributor, to verify your uploaded content as your content;

  • To communicate and update about your transactions, notifications regarding account’s activities, new announcements, blog updates as well as new product or services;

  • We may send you emails as forms of reminders, updates or simply marketing purposes. Contents in these emails will be regarding Markedshot services and information that may be of interest to you.

  • We may also send you marketing emails to inform you of new products or services or other information or offers that may be of interest. If you do not wish to receive marketing emails, you may unsubscribe from within the email itself.

  • Personal information collected by Markedshot may be stored and processed in Singapore or any other country in which Markedshot maintain facilities, and by providing us with your personal information and using our sites or services, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country. If you would like to exercise any of your personal information protection rights (including the right to have your personal information deleted), please contact us at support@markedshot.com.


    Purpose of Contributor Verification

    Markedshot requires all contributors to verify their profile by a combination of uploading both a valid photo identification and a video of yourself reciting a unique code issued in the video instructions.

    Markedshot takes your privacy very seriously and will only review photo and video IDs provided for the purpose of account verification and this data is never shared with any third-parties.


    Disclosure of your Personal Information

    Markedshot does not disclose, sell or release your personal information to any third-parties, except as set out in this privacy policy.

    We utilise the information provided for the purpose of Markedshot related activities within our web and mobile application environment.

    We may disclose information to third-party service providers who we engaged to perform services on behalf of markedshot. These may include payment companies for processing payments, providing data storage and hosting, assisting in our marketing efforts, handling of our email broadcasting services, audits, etc. Those third-parties service providers will only i) obtain the information solely for the purpose of providing the respective service. ii) agree and take the same measures to protect the information as markedshot, iii) shall be prohibited for using the information provided to them for any other purpose.

    We reserve the right to disclose your personal information if required or permitted to do under a lawful order or in the event of misuse, abuse or unlawful activities on Markedshot platforms.

    If you have entered into and/or won an Markedshot challenge, we or a contest sponsor/organiser may publish your name and city of residence.

    Information about our customers, including personal information, may be disclosed as part of any merger, acquisition, or sale of the company and/or its assets, as well as in the unlikely event of insolvency, bankruptcy, or receivership, in which personal information would be transferred as one of the business assets of the company.


    Keeping Your Information Secure

    The security of your information is crucial to us. We follow accepted and widely adopted industry standards to help safeguard your information without limitation:

  • Allowing access to your personal information to our employees who are only required to do a specific job and provide services to you;

  • Employees are required to sign a confidentiality agreement to protect and not disclose confidential information;

  • Ensuring that third-party service providers have terms of use that respect and protect your personal information and not use it for any prohibited use;

  • Your personal information is collected and stored for only the purpose it was collected for and for the duration which you are utilising Markedshot services;

  • Encryption of all information transfers on our platforms using secure socket layer (SSL) technology and storing of these information in secured environment which protects from unauthorized access and usage.

  • Your Markedshot account information is encrypted with a password of your choice for your privacy and security. You will be responsible for safeguarding against unwanted access to your account and password by keeping them confidential.

  • We strive to ensure protection and safeguarding of your personal information. However, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

    If a password is used to protect your account and personal information, it is your responsibility to keep your password confidential.


    Cookies and Use of other Technologies

    Markedshot uses the cookies to provide you a smoother experience in using and signing in to our services. A cookie is a small piece of text document sent from us to be stored into our web browser or mobile device’s browser. It contains information that enables our system to identify your browser and allow us to remember your last visit to our services, your registration and login information, session identification number as well as your navigational history and preferences.

    Cookies will offer you the following conveniences:

  • Access logged in state of a returned visitor and allowing fast retrieval of previous searches, browsing history, viewed contents, shopping carts and previous purchase.

  • Saves time on repeated entry of information such as login information.

  • Allows Markedshot to deliver personalised contents such as related searches and recent searches.

  • Protecting your security while checking your login details and prevent unauthorised access.

  • Allow identification of particular customers in the event such customer would like assistance from a live, online customer service representative.

  • We strive to make this site user-friendly and relevant. Our goal is to deliver more personalized products and services to you. For this purpose, Markedshot also works with third party partners who use cookies on our site to:

  • Measure and analyze aggregate usage and volume statistical information from our users on our site. Information gathered may include, but is not limited to the following: activity of the user browser when the user is visiting the site, the site path of users, general information regarding the visitor's internet service provider and host, and the time users come to the site.

  • Remember our users' previous search of products and services, and dynamically display more relevant content to them.

  • Record users' behavior on our site, such as pages visited, emails clicked, forms completed and products and services purchased to create customized advertisements and communications that better meet your needs.

  • Evaluate user traffic and behavior on the site to compile activity reports for our internal use only.

  • Conduct research and diagnostics to improve our products and services.

  • Identify users arriving at the site via a referral from an affiliate website or sponsored link.

  • In addition to cookies, we may use other technologies, including single-pixel gifs (also known as web beacons or pixels) on our websites and in promotional e-mail messages or newsletters. Web beacons allow us to measure the actions of a user opening the page that contained the web beacon. We use web beacons to assist us in determining how many users have visited certain pages or opened messages or newsletters, improve user experience and manage site content. When you click on a link on a page with a web beacon, we may record your response to customize our offerings to you.

    Our privacy policy covers the collection of information and use of cookies solely for the purpose of Markedshot related activities and does not cover the use and collection of cookies by other technologies or companies.

    You will have the ability and permission to accept or decline cookies from markedshot. You can access your browser’s setting to modify its cookie settings. Markedshot services are designed to function optimally with the acceptance of cookies. Your user experience in Markedshot may be limited or impacted should you choose to decline cookies.


    Children

    We do not intend to solicit or collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18 without parental consent. If you are under 18, you shall not use or enter information on this site, including without limitation, any Interactive Areas of the site without parental consent.

    Please contact Markedshot support by email at support@markedshot.com, to obtain the necessary parental consent forms.


    Changes to Our Policy

    We reserve the right to make amendments to this privacy policy at any time. We will make effort to revise the “Last Updated” at the top of our privacy policy, should there be substantial changes to this policy or how Markedshot intend to use your personal information, we will notify you by posting a notice of change on our website and related services or by sending email notification regarding the change. We encourage users of Markedshot to review our privacy policy prior to using our services.