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All content displayed on this website is protected under copyright law. You may not copy or redistribute any content for any reason without the permission of the copyright holder.

Mature content

The Shutter Angle is intended for adult audiences. Nudity, adult language, and other potentially offensive content may be presented. You should not access this website if you are offtended by such content, or if such content is prohibited by law in your region.

Privacy policy

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


We may occasionally accept photography submissions from readers for various reasons, such as photo contests. If you submit photographs to us, you should avoid sending files with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

By submitting a photo, you grant the Shutter Angle a non-exclusive perpetual license to publish the image online or in print. You retain full ownership of the image. If you change your mind about us featuring your image, you can contact us to let us know and we will take it down.

Contact forms

We collect your name and email address when you contact us. We do not share this information with third parties for any reason. Contacting us through a form on our website will not enroll you in our email newsletter.


We currently do not use cookies for any reason. However, third-party websites may use cookies on embedded media (see below).

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.


We collect some anonymous information about how you access our website for the purpose of analyzing traffic. This includes the type of device used to access our site (e.g., Android or iOS mobile device), the date and time you accessed our site, and the country from which you accessed our site.

Who we share your data with

We never share personal data, including your name or email address, with third parties. Anonymous analytics data may be shared in bulk with advertisers. For example, we may appeal to an advertiser on the basis of our total visitors from a particular country.

How long we retain your data

If you contact us through a form on our website or directly via email, the content of your message and its metadata are retained indefinitely.

If you have additional questions, please contact us.