About

Take Pictures. Be Awesome.

Sometimes life can get a little dull. We need something more: a bit of adventure, a challenge, a quest. Something engaging, something real. Something that makes friends get together and laugh so hard we cry. Something we'll take a picture of today and remember for years to come.

Pictorious gives you that something you've been looking for.

Pictorious is a free, mobile, picture-sharing game that creates fun, social interactions.

We offer fresh challenges to you every day to do something fun and creative. Some challenges are simple - you can do them yourself in a few minutes. Some challenges are epic - they could take friends, props, costumes, and maybe a few unsuspecting bystanders. And then – BANG – you do the challenge, have some fun, take a picture, earn awesome rewards – and life just got a bit more adventurous.

While doing the challenge can be its own reward, a bit of swag also makes a nice motivator. We have some great partners who want to provide some tantalizing prizes and offers. Partners are brands we respect, who make great products and great experiences, as well as the do-gooder organizations that make the world a better place to live.

We are Pictorious.

Take Pictures. Have Fun. Be Pictorious!

Albert Chung, Co-Founder and CEO

Albert has prior experience building and scaling startups from the ground up. As a key member of the management team at Avante, he helped grow the company into an industry leading elections technology company. In a previous life, he structured derivative products at Morgan Stanley. Albert has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BSc from Columbia University.

Michael Park, Co-Founder and CTO

Mike is an internet veteran with over 10 years of experience building social networking platforms, including over 100 dating websites such as Nerve.com and AOL personals. He has also been Technical Director at 2 of the top 10 most innovative agencies of 2010 according to Fast Company. He has a strong background in architecting complex platforms and managing distributed large development teams. Mike has attended the London School of Economics and has an AB in Economics from the University of Chicago.

What is Pictorious?

Pictorious is a fun, new game that inspires you to take awesome photos and challenge your friends to do the same.

Pictorious is all about making everyday life more fun and interesting. We are a community of people who love experiencing new things, meeting new people and exploring new places.

Join us and be Pictorious!

Can I play Pictorious without an iPhone?

Yes. You can register for an account on the Pictorious website where you can complete challenges and browse and like your friends' photos.

How can I get more points?

You can earn points by:

  • Completing challenges
  • Inviting friends to complete challenges
  • Getting likes for your photos
  • Tagging your friends in photos
  • Inviting your friends to join Pictorious

I have a great idea for a challenge. What should I do?

Soon you'll be able to submit your own challenges. For now, email us at a feedback@pictorious.com with your suggestion.

Can I submit to a challenge more than one time?

Yes, and you should. While you'll only earn points the first time you complete the challenge, the world is always changing and providing new opportunities to be Pictorious.

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on our site or submit your email address.

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name or e-mail address. You may, however, visit our sit anonymously.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)

To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)

To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature

To send periodic emails

The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Database to be only accessed by those authorized with special access rights to our systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

Do we use cookies?

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Terms and Conditions

Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website at http://pictorious.com/terms

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy was last modified on December 15, 2011.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

1500 Broadway

New York, New York 10036

info@pictorious.com