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Hi, I'm Tim Trott. I'm an experienced Software Engineer in Glasgow, Scotland, with a love for Photograpy, Space, UX and internet security.

My goal here is to share my experiences, knowledge, photography, and help people through writing articles and tutorials. I like to write about computers and technology, photography and astronomy, travel and cooking.

 

Running style, heel strike & shin splints!
14th May 2017Health & Fitness
I've been suffering from shin splits ever since I started running a year ago. It seems to be a persistent problem where after 2 weeks of running twice per week, about 3-4k distance each run, I then have to take a few weeks off to recover from shin splints.
Easy Pizza Dough Recipe
10th May 2017Cooking
This easy two ingredient pizza dough recipe is simple and delicious. It's perfect for when you don't have time to wait for dough to prove, or you just fancy cooking up a home made pizza.
Want a thing long enough and you don'tChinese Proverb
Brand New Websites!
7th May 2017Myself
I've been busy during the past few months redeveloping and enhancing my site for better performance, greater flexibility and ease of maintainability.
Glasgow 10K for Cancer Research UK
12th April 2017Health & Fitness
As part of my latest fitness drive, I've set myself the triple challenge of not only competing in my first competitive event and raising money for charity, also I have also set a time to complete the run in as well.
Chatelherault Country Park
17th January 2017Walking & Hiking
Chatelherault Country Park is a country park in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, Scotland. The name comes from the French town of Ch√Ętellerault, which the nearby town of Hamilton is twinned with.
Avoncroft Historic Building Museum
29th December 2016Travel
Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings is an open-air museum of rescued buildings which have been relocated to its site in Worcestershire, England.
Swan Feeding at Slimbridge
28th December 2016Travel
Slimbridge wetland and wildlife reserve have a large Bewick swan flock which is world famous. Over winter months you can watch the Bewick's swans feed by floodlight at Slimbridge.
A Close Shave - Movember 2016
1st November 2016Myself
Movember is a global charity dedicated to raising awareness of men's health issues. Each year thousands of men grow a moustache in November in order to raise money for the charity. This year I am participating by growing a comedy moustache, but in order to do that, I had to sacrifice my beard...