Privacy Statement

Northfoto is a photo agency specializing in the licensing of news and stock photography. Northfoto is headquartered in Budapest, Hungary, and trades under the name of Northfoto Bt. and Northfoto Picture Agency. Northfoto has an additional company headquarters in Bucharest, Romania, and trades under the name of Northfoto SRL, and Northfoto Picture Agency. Northfoto respects your ability to make informed choices about the collection and uses of your personal information. This privacy statement sets forth Northfoto's privacy policy and describes the practice Northfoto follows with respect to all visitors to this site. Please be aware that the Northfoto site may contain links to other sites that are covered by their own privacy policies.

Personal Information

Northfoto does not collect personal information from this site. Guests are free to browse this site without providing personal information. However, if you wish to become a Northfoto member, or "Authorised User," you must provide certain contact and account information. Northfoto uses this membership information for internal purposes (to process your order and any invoices, to maintain or update your Northfoto account, or to send you updates about special offers, new services, special promotions, and noteworthy news and events).

Northfoto does not sell or rent information about its customers to third parties. Northfoto may share this information with its partners or affiliates to enable them to provide you with special benefits, promotions, or offers from Northfoto, its affiliates, or its partners. If you do not wish to receive these updates, please follow the instructions that may be contained in the update for removing yourself from our mailing list.

How we use the Information

Your registration information is used by Northfoto to provide services on the Northfoto site. Northfoto may compile data from both guests and members in aggregate form so that we may better understand the customers that are visiting our site. For example, we may use the non-personally identifiable information that we collect to improve the design and content of our site and to enable us to personalize your Internet experience. We also may use this information in the aggregate to analyze site usage, as well as to offer you products, programs, or services. Unless you ask to not receive promotional materials from Northfoto, we may notify you of special promotions, new products or services, or other information that may be of interest.

When you visit this website some information, such as the site that referred you to us, your IP and email address, and navigational and purchase information, may be collected automatically as part of the site's operation. This information is used to generate user profiles and to personalize the web site to your particular interests.

Our Commitment to Security

Northfoto has put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online. However, perfect security on the Internet does not exist.


During your session in the Northfoto site, Northfotos' browser may use a session cookie to remember your login and track and manage your user session. Your browser must be set up to accept session cookies for you to access Northfotos' site as an Authorized User. If your browser is set up to refuse session cookies, you may be able to use the Northfoto site as a Guest, but will not be able to download Images or gain access to other member features.


Northfoto does not rent or sell e-mail lists. Northfoto may send you e-mail to notify you about your recent order; this will be sent to the e-mail address you provide to Northfoto. Northfoto may also send you e-mail with information about Northfoto offers, updates, and features and those of our affiliates and partners. If you no longer wish to receive these updates or you wish to unsubscribe from Northfoto membership, please contact your sales representative or call +36-20-967-4096.

Reviewing, Updating or Correcting Your Information

If you would like to review or revise information you previously provided on an online form, or believe that what we currently have on record is incorrect, you may update your information in the registration section or by contacting your sales representative at +36-20-967-4096.

Changes to This Online Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change the terms of this privacy policy at any time, but will not do so without posting the revised policy on this website. We encourage you to review this privacy policy whenever you visit our website to make sure you understand how we use the information we collect.

How to Contact Us

If you have questions about Northfotos' privacy policy or concerns about personal information you have supplied to Northfoto, please click here to contact us.