Don't look back - you're not going that way

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.


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!!!
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.Ralph Waldo Emerson
First Home of my Own
6th September 2014Myself
I haven't quite completed my probation period at my new job, but I've just viewed an absolutely perfect cottage just outside Moffat and put down a rental deposit for my first home.
Moffat Sheep Races 2014
27th July 2014Travel
The annual Moffat sheep races celebrate the town's sheep farming and centuries old woollen industry. The event is made possible thanks to local shepherds who train their flocks all year for this event!
Starting a New Job in Edinburgh!
27th June 2014Myself
After months of job hunting, going to interviews and being turned down, I've finally been offered a position as a software engineer for a website design agency in Edinburgh!
My First Harley-Davidson
6th March 2014Cars & Bikes
On Saturday 1st March I picked up my brand new Harley-Davidson Softail Slim (FLS) from West Coast Harley-Davidson in Glasgow.
Moving to Scotland!
15th February 2014Myself
With my last work contract coming to a close soon, I've decided to take a chance and go for a new opportunity in Scotland which allows me to finally move out of the family home.
Goodyear Wrangler Tires and Bumperettes on my Defender
25th January 2014Cars & Bikes
With rough winter weather on the horizon, I thought it would be a good idea to invest in a decent set of tires to go on my Defender, just in case the forecast is actually accurate for once.