Privacy Policy

Effective date: July 30, 2018

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our services and the choices you have associated with that data. If you have any questions, just contact us. We are a small business, there is always direct contact with the founder of this company.

We use your data to provide and improve our service to you. By using our services, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions.

Who we are

We provide guided tours within Berlin and Brandenburg with professional photographers since 2009. Our website address is and we use this domain for addressing people living in Germany in different languages. Our target market is Germany.

Sascha Bachmann of fototourberlin (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the website (the “service”).

And this is the responsible person behind the page:

Sascha Bachmann
Wönnichstr. 38
10317 Berlin

Phone: +49 30 – 5165 8554
Email: kontakt /at/

You can find a German version of our Privacy Policy in the Datenschutzerklärung.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Personal Data

While using our service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:

  • Email address
  • First name and last name
  • Phone number
  • Address, Bundesland, Postal code, City
  • Used camera/phone model
  • Cookies and Usage Data

Usage of Data

fototourberlin uses the collected data for various purposes:

  • To provide and maintain the service
  • To provide customer support and care
  • To detect, prevent and address technical issues
  • To notify you about changes to our service
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service when you choose to do so
  • To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the service
  • To monitor usage of the service

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

Tracking & Cookies Data

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Service and hold certain information.

Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions 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 various settings.
  • Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Our data is kept stored on Servers in Berlin-Neukölln and our computers in Berlin-Lichtenberg. We backup email data on Carbonite.


At the moment we don’t use any cookies on this website.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


At the moment we don’t use Google Analytics, but in the future we might.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.