• Cookies

Cookies are small data or text files that are placed on your computer by websites and applications. Such cookies can have several different purposes: there are essential or strictly necessary cookies and non-essential cookies (functional, analytical and targeting cookies).

The Belgian Act concerning the Electronic Communication of 13 June 2005 contains some provisions about cookies and the use thereof on websites. The Belgian implementation is deduced of the European e-Privacy Directive, which implies that the cookie usage and the cookie legislation is regulated differently in every European country.

PHOTOPLANET is a Belgium-based webshop and therefore adheres to the Belgian cookie legislation.

  • Goals and utilities of cookies

PHOTOPLANET wishes to inform you as complete as possible about your rights under this legislation and about which cookies PHOTOPLANET uses. By using our website, you agree with the use of cookies. Cookies help PHOTOPLANET to optimize your visit to the website, to remember technical choices (such as language choices, newsletters, etc.) and to show you more relevant services and offers.

If you wish to consult the website of PHOTOPLANET, it is recommended to enable your cookies. Without enabled cookies, we may not be able to guarantee a smooth visit to our website. Of course, you are free to disable cookies in your browser.

We use cookies to improve your visit to our website. We only use safe cookies. The information we gather using the cookies help us identify eventual mistakes or show you specific services of which we think they might be relevant to you. 

  • Types of cookies used by PHOTOPLANET

We distinguish the following types of cookies, according to their purposes:

  • Essential / Strictly necessary cookies:

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be disabled in our systems. They are usually only set up in response to your actions, such as setting up your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. They are necessary for a good communication and they facilitate navigating (for example, returning to a previous page, etc.).

  • Non-essential cookies:

These cookies are not necessary for the website to function, but they do help us to offer an improved and personalized website.

  • Functional cookies:

These cookies enable the website to offer improved functionality and personalization. They can be set up by us or by external providers whose services we have added to our pages.

  • Analytical cookies:

With these cookies, we can track visits and traffic so that we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to determine which pages are the most and the least popular and how visitors move through the site.

  • Targeting / advertising cookies:

These cookies can be set by our advertising partners via our site. They can be used by those companies to create a profile of your interests and show you relevant ads on other sites.

We use two types of cookies, namely our own functional cookies and cookies of carefully selected partners with whom we cooperate and who advertise our services on their website.

First Party Cookies:

Domain name:

Name of the cookie

Type of cookie

Retention period



 1 year



 2 years






_landing_page Functional 13 days
_orig_referrer Functional 13 days
_s Functional Session
_shopify_fs Functional 2 years
_shopify_s Functional Session
_shopify_sa_p Functional Session
_shopify_sa_t Functional Session
_shopify_y Functional 2 years
_y Functional 2 years
cart_sig Essential 13 days
secure_customer_sig Essential 20 years
popup-module-cookie Functional 1 year


Third party cookies: None

Domain name: None

Name of the cookie

Type of cookie

Retention period





Carefully read our Privacy Policy for more information concerning the processing of personal data by PHOTOPLANET.

  1. Management of cookies

Make sure that cookies are enabled in your web browser. If you want to consult the website of PHOTOPLANET, it is recommended you enable cookies. However, you are free to disable cookies in your browser settings if you wish to do so.

To enable or disable cookies, you must change your browser settings (via the "preferences" or "options" tab).
The following links will give you more information on how to manage your cookies. You can also consult the "help" tab of your browser.

  1. Rights of the users

Since cookies can constitute a processing of personal data, you are entitled to a legitimate and secure processing of those personal data. As a person affected by the processing of your personal data, you can exercise the following rights:

  • Right to objection: if there is a compelling and legitimate reason, you can object to the processing of personal data
  • Right to access: every affected person that can prove his/her identity, possesses the right to access the information about the possible processing of his personal data, the goals of such processing, the categories of data concerned in such processing and the categories of recipients of the data.
  • Right to rectification: incorrect or incomplete personal data can be corrected or even erased when requested by the person affected.

The exercise of these rights happens in accordance with the modalities as determined in our Privacy Policy.
If you still have any questions or comments concerning cookies after reading this Cookie Policy, you can always contact us via