Privacy policy

July 1st, 2021

This page explains our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices available to you with respect to such data. We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, you consent to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, the terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meaning as in our Terms and Conditions.



By Service, we mean the website “Yvan Bedard Photo Art” of Yvan Bédard, Photographer.

Personal Data
Personal Data means data about a person who can be identified from such data (or from such data and other information in our possession or likely to come into our possession).

Usage Data
Usage Data is collected automatically and is generated either by the use of the Service or by the infrastructure of the Service itself (for example, duration of consultation of a page).

Cookies are small files stored on your device (computer or mobile device).


We collect several types of data for different purposes in order to provide and improve our Service to you.

Types of data collected

Personal data
Personal data means data about a living individual who can be identified from such data (or from such data and other information in our possession or likely to come into our possession). When you use our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that may be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personal data may include, but are not limited to:

  1. E-mail address
  2. First and last names
  3. Telephone number
  4. Address, city, province, state, zip code
  5. Cookies and Usage Data

Usage Data
We may also collect information about how the Service is accessed and used (“Usage Data”). This Usage Data may include information such as the Internet Protocol address (i.e., IP address) of your computer, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service you visit, the date and time of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers, and other diagnostic data.

Tracking and cookie data
We use cookies and other similar tracking technologies to track activities in our Service, and we retain certain information. Cookies are low-data files that may contain an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and are stored on your device. Other tracking technologies such as pixels, tags, and scripts are also used to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service. You can ask your browser to refuse all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use certain elements of our Service.

Examples of cookies we use:

Session Cookies: We use Session Cookies to operate our Service.
Preference Cookies: We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and different settings.
Security Cookies: We use Security Cookies for security reasons.

Data Transfer
Information about you, including your Personal Data, may be transferred from your region, province, country, or other territorial division to computers – and stored on them – located in a location where data protection legislation differs from that of the territory where you reside. If you reside outside of Canada and choose to provide us with information, please be aware that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to Canada and process it there. By accepting this Privacy Policy and then submitting this information, you consent to this transfer. Yvan Bédard will take all measures reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and your Personal Data will not be transferred to any organization or country unless adequate controls are in place, in particular with regard to the security of your data and other personal data.

Data communication Statutory requirements

Yvan Bédard may communicate your Personal Data if it believes in good faith that this is necessary to:

  1. Fulfilling a legal obligation, protect and defend the rights or property of Yvan Bédard
  2. Preventing or investigating possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
  3. Ensure the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
  4. Protect himself from civil liability.

Data security
The security of your data is important to us. However, keep in mind that no method of transmitting data over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable methods to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee it absolute security.

Service Providers
We may use third-party companies and third parties to facilitate the provision of our Service (“Service Providers”), provide the Service on our behalf, provide Services related to the Service, or help us analyze how our Service is used. These third parties only have access to your Personal Data to perform these tasks on our behalf and are prohibited from disclosing or using it for any other purpose.

We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.

Google Analytics
Google Analytics is a web analysis service offered by Google that tracks and reports on the traffic of a website. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. You can prevent your activities as part of the Service from being made available to Google Analytics by installing the Analytics Opt-out browser add-on. This plug-in prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript code (ga.js, analytics.js and dc.js) from sharing information about visit-related activities with Google Analytics. For more information about Google’s privacy practices, please visit the Google’s Privacy and Terms web page.

Behavioral remarketing
Yvan Bédard uses remarketing services to show you ads on third-party sites after you have visited our Service. We and our third-party vendors use cookies to shape, optimize, and serve ads based on your past use of our Service.

Google Ads (AdWords)
The Google Ads remarketing service (AdWords) is provided by Google Inc. You can opt out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads by visiting the page Google Ads Settings (Google Ads settings). Google also recommends installing the plug-in Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on in your web browser. The Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on allows visitors to prevent Google Analytics from collecting and using their data. For more information about Google’s privacy practices, please visit the Google’s Privacy and Terms web page.

Links to other sites
Our Service may contain links to other sites that we do not operate. If you click on a third-party link, you will be redirected to that third-party’s site. We strongly recommend that you review the privacy policy of each of the sites you visit. We have no control over the content, privacy policies or practices of third-party sites or services and are not responsible for them.

Children’s Privacy
Our Service is not directed to anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”). We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you know that your Child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we learn that we have collected Personal Data from children without checking for parental consent, we will take steps to delete that information from our servers.

Changes to this Privacy Policy
We reserve the right to update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. Before the change takes effect, we will notify you by email and/or by placing a prominent notice in our Service and update the “effective date” at the top of this Privacy Policy. We advise you to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contact Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us:

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