Welcome to my life
Welcome!

Hi, I'm Tim Trott. I'm a creative photographer, traveller, astronomer and software engineer with a passion for self-growth and a desire for personal challenge.

This is my website, a place for me to share my experiences, knowledge and photography. I love to help people by writing articles and tutorials about my hobbies that I'm most passionate about. I hope you enjoy reading my articles as much as I enjoy writing them.

 

Lord Dowding Commemorative Service
7th September 2015Art & Photography
On the 6th of September 2015, Moffat celebrated the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, and a commemorative service for Air Chief Marshal Lord Dowding, born in Moffat in 1882.
Glasgow Photography Day
9th May 2015Art & Photography
I was out in Glasgow for a meeting and had the rest of the day free so I brought my camera with me and went exploring Glasgow City Centre.
A closed mind is like a closed book; just a block of woodChinese Proverb
Photos from Leith on my Last Day in Edinburgh
20th March 2015Art & Photography
Photos from Leith, Edinburgh, as today is my last day working in Edinburgh. I now have a few days off and start a new job in Glasgow next week.
Walking in Moffat
15th February 2015Walking & Hiking
Now the snow has cleared, and I have a few free weekends, I've started doing some walking in Moffat and in the land and gardens surrounding my cottage.
Grey Mares Tail in Winter
24th January 2015Walking & Hiking
Climbing up Grey Mares Tail near Moffat in the snow and ice, with a completely frozen over Loch Skeen at the top!
Crippled up the Criffel
17th January 2015Walking & Hiking
Getting back into hill walking following a break by tackling the Criffel, near Dumfries. It was a lot harder than we thought it'd be!
Snow in Moffat Hills and the Devils Beef Tub
9th December 2014Art & Photography
Venturing out into the snow around Moffat, taking photos of the surrounding Moffat Hills and the Devils Beef Tub.
Motorcycle Stolen!
20th October 2014Cars & Bikes
While calling into ASDA superstore just outside Edinburgh to get some tea on my way home from work, I exited the store only to find my motorcycle stolen from right outside the door!!!