Privacy Policy

Who are we?

MetalHoratio is a concert photographer website with also a blog that is showing almost every show that I am photographing during the year.

Our website address is

Collection of personal data


When you leave a comment on our website, the data entered in the comment form, as well as your IP address and the user agent of your browser, are collected to help us detect unwanted comments.

An anonymous chain created from your email address (also called hash) may be sent to the Gravatar service to verify if you are using it. The privacy policy of the Gravatar service is available here: After your comment is validated, your profile picture will be publicly visible next to your comment.


If you leave a comment on our site, you will be asked to save your name and email address in cookies. This is only for your convenience so that you do not have to enter this information if you leave another comment later. These cookies expire after one year.

Embedded content from other sites

The articles on this site may include embedded content (such as videos, images, and articles…). The embedded content from other sites behaves the same way as if the visitor were visiting that other site.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed third-party tracking tools, and track your interactions with the embedded content if you have an account connected to their website.

Statistics and audience measurement

Google Analytics privacy policy

The Metalhoratio site uses various technological tools, such as Google Analytics, a website analysis tool provided by Google.

Using cookies, Google Analytics collects information about your navigation in the portal, such as the pages you visit, the date and time of your visit, and the links you click on. It also collects the type of operating system on your computer, the language of your browser, the name of your Internet service provider, and your geographical location. The collected data and your anonymized IP address (truncated address) are stored by Google on servers located, among others, in the United States. Google only uses this information to produce statistics and reports on navigation on the site.

Google may disclose this data to third parties in case of a legal obligation or when these third parties process the data on its behalf. Google will not cross-reference your IP address with any other data it retains.

You can install the Google Analytics browser add-on for deactivation on your computer. This module prevents Google Analytics from recording data about your visits.

Privacy Policy regarding the use of Google AdSense

This site uses Google AdSense, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”).

Google AdSense uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze user usage. The data generated by the cookies about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted and stored by Google on servers located in the United States.

Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for the website publisher and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may communicate this data to third parties in the event of a legal obligation or when these third parties process the data on behalf of Google, including the publisher of this website. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can disable the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser.

However, such deactivation may prevent the use of some features on this website. By using this website, you expressly consent to the processing of your personal data by Google under the conditions and for the purposes described above.

  • As a third-party provider, Google uses cookies to display ads on the website.
  • Through the DART cookie, Google adapts the advertisements displayed to users based on their navigation on the website or other sites.
  • Users can disable the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Content Network and Adverts Privacy Rules page.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by configuring your navigation software to do so. However, please note that in this case, you may not be able to fully use all the features of this website. By using this website, you agree that Google processes the data collected about you in the manner described and for the purposes indicated above.

Storage duration of your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata will be retained indefinitely. This allows automatic recognition and approval of subsequent comments instead of leaving them in the moderation queue.

Rights you have over your data

If you have left comments on the site, you can request to receive a file containing all the personal data we have about you, including the data you have provided to us. You can also request the deletion of your personal data. This does not take into account data stored for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Transmission of your personal data

Visitor comments may be checked using an automated unwanted comment detection service.

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