Privacy Policy

In this privacy policy, the term, 3D Focus refers to 3Dfocus.co.uk.

This privacy policy sets out how 3D Focus uses and protects any information that you give 3D Focus when you use this website.

3D Focus is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

3D Focus may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from November 9th 2010.

3D Focus is a free website that does not require registration for use. Registration is optional for 3D Focus services.

3D Focus Newsletter
3D Focus operates an email newsletter, 3D Focus users will be invited to subscribe. If a user wishes to subscribe to our newsletter (powered by Mailchimp), we will ask for contact information such as name and email address. A user's name and email address is managed by Mailchimp. The contact data may be used for the following purposes:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.

Subscriber's contact information will never be disclosed to a third party for commercial purposes.

Advertisers

We use outside ad companies to display ads on our site. These ads may contain cookies and are collected by our ad companies, and we do not have access to this information. We work Google Adsense as our advertising partner. Google use the DoubleClick DART cookie in the ads served on 3D Focus. When users visit 3D Focus and either view or click on an ad, a cookie may be dropped on the user's browser. The data gathered from these cookies is used by Google to help better serve and manage ads on 3D Focus.

Google Analytics

3D Focus is registered with Google Analytics which records non identifiable browser data.

Please read the Google Analytics privacy policy.

If you would prefer to opt out of Google Analytics behaviour tracking you can download the Google Analytics Opt-out browser add on for Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons…

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website contains links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at [email address]

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to [address].

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.