The content of our Web pages has been checked with the utmost care. We are nonetheless unable to accept any liability for the content being correct, complete and up to date.
Pursuant to Sect. 7 (1) of the German Telemedia Act (TMG, Telemediengesetz), we, as a service provider, are responsible for our own content on these pages in line with general legislation. In line with Sect. 8 to 10 of the TMG, we are, as a service provider, not obliged to monitor third-party information that is transmitted or stored, or to search for circumstances that point to unlawful activity.
This has no effect on obligations to remove or block the use of information in line with general legislation. Liability in this regard can only be assumed, however, from the time of becoming aware of a specific legal violation. We will remove such content as soon as we become aware of such a violation.
Our website contains links to third-party websites over which we have no influence. Therefore, we are unable to assume any guarantee in respect of this third-party content.
Generally speaking, it is possible to use our website without providing any personal data. Insofar as personal data (e.g. name, address or email addresses) are collected, this is done so on a voluntary basis wherever possible. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.
We would, nevertheless, like to point out that Internet-based data transmission (e.g. email communication) may be subject to security weaknesses. It is not possible to protect data completely from third-party access.
Data protection statement concerning the use of Facebook plug-ins (Like button)
Our Web pages incorporate plug-ins provided by the social network Facebook, Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, United States. You can recognise the Facebook plug-ins by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our site. You will find a complete list of Facebook plug-ins here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
If you do not wish for Facebook to associate your visit with your Facebook account, please log out of your Facebook account.
Data privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses functions of the Web analysis service Google Analytics. These services are provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved on your computer, to help analyse how the customer uses the site. The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this website will normally be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and saved there.
If you activate the anonymisation of your IP for this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within the Member States of the European Union or in other states party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional circumstances will your entire IP address be transmitted to Google in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to analyse your use of the website, create reports on the website activities and to perform other services for the website operator concerning website and Internet usage. The IP address of your browser used by Google Analytics will not appear in conjunction with any other data from Google.
You can prevent cookies being saved on your computer by adjusting your browser settings; however, we would like to point out that this may mean that you will not be able to use all the functions of this website. You can also prevent the data created by the cookies and that is related to your website usage (including your IP address) from being stored or processed by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Data privacy statement for the use of Instagram
Our Web pages incorporate functions of the social network Instagram. These functions are provided by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, United States. Whilst logged in to your Instagram account, you can link the content of our pages with your Instagram profile by clicking on the Instagram button. As a result, Instagram can associate your visit to our page with your user account. We hereby inform you that, as the provider of the Web pages, we have no knowledge of the data transmitted and the way it is used by Instagram.
Data privacy statement for the use of Pinterest
On our website, we use social plug-ins provided by the social network Pinterest, which is operated by Pinterest Inc., 635 High Street, Palo Alto, CA 94301, United States (“Pinterest”). If you access a page with this kind of plug-in, your browser will establish a direct link with the Pinterest servers. The plug-in transmits log data to a Pinterest server in the United States. This log data may contain your IP address, the address of the website(s) visited that also contain Pinterest functionality, your browser types and settings, the date and time of the request, your Pinterest usage habits and cookies.
For more information on the purpose and scope of this data collection and its subsequent processing and utilisation by Pinterest, as well as your rights in this regard and the settings available to protect your private sphere, please refer to the data privacy information available from Pinterest: https://about.pinterest.com/de/privacy-policy
Data privacy statement for the use of Twitter
You can change your data protection settings on Twitter in the account settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings.
Data privacy statement for the use of Xing
Our website uses functions of the XING network. These functions are provided by XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29–32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Every time you access one of our Web pages that contain Xing functions, a connection to Xing servers will be established. Your personal data will not be stored without our knowledge. In particular, no IP addresses will be stored and no evaluation of user activities will be performed.
Information, deletion, blocking
You have the right to receive free information on the personal data held about you at any time, as well as the origin and recipient of said data and the purpose for which it is being processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. If you have any questions about this or other data protection-related topics, you can contact us at any time using the address listed in the legal notice.
Server log files
The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which are automatically transmitted to us by your browser. These are as follows:
Operating system used
Host name of the client computer
Time of server request
This data cannot be linked to particular individuals. This data will not be merged with data from other sources. We reserve the right to subsequently examine this data if we become aware of any specific evidence of unlawful use.
The majority of cookies we use are session cookies, which are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies will continue to be stored on your end device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser on your next visit.
If you use the contact form to send us an enquiry, the information you provide on the form, including the contact details you provide, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing your enquiry and for any follow-up questions. We will not pass on this data without your permission.
Objection to advertising emails
We hereby object to the use of the contact details published in the legal notice to send us any advertising or informational materials that have not been expressly solicited. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of unsolicited advertising information, such as spam emails, being sent.
If you wish to subscribe to the newsletter offered on the website, we will need you to provide us with an email address and information that enables us to verify that you are the holder of the email address provided and that you consent to receiving the newsletter. No other data will be collected. We will use this data for the sole purpose of sending the information requested and will not pass this data onto third parties.
The consent granted for the storage of data and your email address, as well as for the usage thereof for sending the newsletter, may be withdrawn at any time, e.g. via the “Unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.
Content & Concept:
Claudia Goedke, Riza-Rocco Avsar, Borke Berlin Photography, Patrizia Hass