Definition and function of Cookies
Cookies are small text files that contain information, and are generated on the user’s computer or terminal when browsing the web site. By browsing this website, you are giving your consent to receive these Cookies. By means of them, Legacy Photography Awards only obtains and keeps the information under the conditions described in the present Cookies Policy:
What type of Cookies do we use?
According to the time period that they are active:
Session Cookies: These are a type of Cookies designed to collect and store data while accessing our website and will remain in the Cookies file of your browser until you leave the site. Such as for example the identification Cookies.
Persistent Cookies: These are a type of Cookies in which the data is stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a certain period of time.
According to their purpose and Legacy Photography Awards which manages them:
Own Cookies: These are those that are sent to your computer or terminal from our website.
Third-party Cookies: Those that are sent to your computer or terminal from a domain or a web site that is not managed by us, but by a collaborating entity. For example, those used by Google which installs Cookies that help us to analyse our website function, and improve the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns.
Technical Cookies: those that are necessary for navigation and the efficient performance of our website. For example, they allow the purchase process, control over the security aspects of the website, the sharing of content through social networks…
Analysis Cookies: These are those that are used by us or by third parties, which allow us to quantify the number of users and to measure and statistically analyse the use made by the users of our website. This is why we analyse the navigation on our website; in order to improve the offer of products or services we provide.
Examples of these are:
– The number of unique visitors of each page / section, which is used to make a recount of the times the site is visited by a user, as well as the first and last times of this visit. This helps to identify the most successful areas and to increase and improve the content, with the result that users obtain a more satisfactory experience and service.
– The date and time of access to our website, in order to discover the hours of most affluence, and to make precise adjustments to avoid saturation problems during our peak hours.
– The source of traffic, which registers the origin of where the user is, that is, the internet address from which the link that leads to our website comes, in order to promote the different links and banners that point to our server and that offer better results.
Advertising and behavioural advertising cookies: Advertising cookies are those that allow the management of the advertising spaces that could be included in our web page based on criteria such as the content published or the frequency with which the ads are shown.
Behavioural advertising cookies act according to the behaviour (preferences and personal choices) of the users obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows it the development of a specific profile to display personalized advertisements on other web sites.
How can I configure or disable cookies?
You can configure your browser to be notified of the reception of Cookies and refuse to accept them by activating the configuration in the browser that allows you to reject them. However, we warn you that the deactivation of Cookies may lead to the limitation, or even impossibility of accessing some of the features of our website, as well as leading to some of the services not working properly.
We also propose you consult the following web sites: Aboutcookies, youronlinechoices, Network Advertising Initiative or Digital Advertising Alliance where you will find detailed explanations on how to remove cookies from your computer and more general information about them.
Cookies of third parties / collaborating companies
Google offers a large number of products to help us manage our ads and websites; among which Google Analytics is included. By visiting our website, you can send some cookies to your browser.
These cookies can be enabled from a number of different domains, including www.google.com and www.doubleclick.net allow us to use joint services with the Google service, such as measurement and reporting service of ads. See more information about the types of cookies Google uses.
Google Analytics is the analytical tool that helps our website www.Legacyphotographyawards.com, to understand how users interact with their properties. You can use a set of Cookies to collect information and report website usage statistics without personally identifying Google visitors. See more information about Google Analytics cookies.