Privacy Policy & Cookies Policy

At Hocking Photographic, we are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of all the visitors to our site.

Here you will find information on how any data collected is treated.

Visitors to Hocking Photographic website

When someone visits, privacy is taken seriously.

A third party service, Google Analytics, is used to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. This is done to find out things such as the number of visitors to various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out identifies of those visiting the website.

You can find out more information on how cookies are used on this website in the cookies policy below.

Enquiry form

The Enquiry Form is provided to ensure that enquiries for prints, commissions, exhibitions etc can be expressed by potential clients and responded to. An email copy of your submission will be sent to us and we will reply, by either email or phone, dependent on the  nature of the submission and the contact details provided.

Your data will NOT be retained by us following resolution of the query unless you specifically state that you wish us to do so.

Your data will NOT be shared.

Links to other web sites

This privacy notice does not cover links within this site linking to other websites. Those sites are not governed by this privacy policy, and if you have questions about how a site uses your information, you will need to check that site’s privacy statement.

Access to your personal information

You are entitled to access any of your personal information that I hold. To request this information, please contact me directly via email or phone.

Removal of your personal information

You are entitled to have any of your personal information that I hold deleted. To request that your personal information be deleted, please contact me directly by email or phone.

Changes to this privacy notice

We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 22nd May, 2018.

Cookies Policy

What is a cookie?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a site. Cookies are then sent back to the originating site on each subsequent visit. Cookies are useful because they allow a site to recognise a user's device.

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. You can find more information about cookies at

Cookies used on the website

A list of cookies used on our website by category, along with their function.

Strictly Necessary Cookies
The 'DYNSRV' cookie is added by our load balancer to track which web server to send you to. It's purpose is to improve the performance of the site.
A selection of cookies beginning with 'exp_' are set and used by our content management system. These cookies are required in order for the website to work properly, including logging in, submitting forms, and other standard website behaviour.

Functionality Cookies
These cookies help us personalise content and functionality for you, including remembering changes you have made to parts of the website that you can customize, or selections for services made on previous visits.