in dust we trust copyright policy

terms of use

all of the photographs, images and other content are the copyright property of in dust we trust and/or its contributors. by visiting in dust we trust you expressly agree not to copy, download, publish, reproduce, redistribute, or otherwise use by electronic or any other means any of the content without the prior consent of in dust we trust and the copyright holders. you agree you are 18 years of age and you further agree not to redistribute the content to anyone, nor permit any minor to view the content.

photo submission

by submitting photos to in dust we trust you are stipulating to us that you own copyright to these photographs or have permission from the copyright holder to submit these photographs and other content. You are granting in dust we trust a non-exclusive license to use the photographs and other content, subject to re-sizing to fit, for publication in the in dust we trust platforms. none of the photographs may be downloaded, stored, printed, manipulated, distributed, or used in any form without prior written permission from the copyright holder. works published in these platforms are protected under domestic and international copyright laws and are not considered to be public domain. should you, for any reason, wish your photographs to be removed from the platforms, we will make every effort to do so.

in dust we trust privacy policy

what this policy covers

this policy covers personal information that we receive when you use the site. “personal information” is information that can be linked to you as an individual, such as your name, address, email address, or phone number. by visiting this website, you are accepting the practices described in this privacy policy.

information you knowingly give to us

we receive and may store any personal information you actively send us or enter on our website. you provide such information when you fill out an online registration or other form(s); submit images; sign up for our mailing lists or newsletter distribution lists; or send us emails. 

information that is automatically collected by our system

we receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us through the internet.

we use a cookie to store your information. a cookie is an alphanumeric identifier that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser to allow our system to recognize your browser and to provide you certain browsing conveniences. you can configure your browser to reject cookies, but if you do so, you might not be able to experience all the interactive features of our website.

google analytics

we use a tool called “google analytics” to collect information about use of this site. google analytics collects information such as how often users visit this site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this site. google analytics collects the ip address assigned to you on the date you visit this site, rather than your name or other identifying information. you can prevent google analytics from recognizing you on return visits to this site by disabling cookies on your browser.

what we do with your personal information

we use the personal information that we receive to operate the website, to produce in dust we trust related projects. we do not rent or sell your personal information to any other entity. we do not share your personal information with any other entity, except when:

  • we have your permission; or
  • we respond to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process; or when we must exercise our legal rights, protect our property, defend against legal claims, or otherwise comply with the law; or
  • we believe it is appropriate in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding suspected illegal activities, fraud, threats to personal safety, or violation of this website’s terms of use.

if in dust we trust is acquired or transferred, or changes entity status, the personal information maintained on the in dust we trust system will be among the transferred assets but will remain subject to any in dust we trust privacy policy in existence at the time of the acquisition or transfer.

confidentiality and security

the only people who have access to personal information collected on this website, either directly or through use of google analytics, are employees who have a need to know and who are bound by nondisclosure agreements and this privacy policy. we have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect the personal information that we store.

however, whenever you submit expressive content to areas of our website such as images, music, and/or written content, you understand that the submission will be made public on the website, and that such submission may contain personal information. we are not responsible for the personal information that you or others choose to post in this manner. you may be identified as the author of any posted expressive content unless you tell us otherwise.

in general, we cannot guarantee your anonymity whenever you interact with our web site.

please note that the website may contain links to third-party websites. these third-party websites may send their own cookies to collect data and solicit personal information. therefore, we cannot guarantee your privacy when visiting such third-party sites, nor the accuracy or acceptability of any services provided by such third parties.

changes to this privacy policy

we may update this policy from time to time.

effective date of this privacy policy 

this policy is effective as of october 1, 2016.