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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.

 

Land Rover Defender Disklok Storage
12th August 2013Cars & Bikes
I've always used Disklok's as part of my car security, and the Defender is no exception, but I can't just tuck it in behind the seat anymore... it tends to move around quite a bit and is always out of arms reach when I need to refit it!
Barn Owl Photography Day
4th August 2013Art & Photography
Barn Owl Photography Day organised by the Barn Owl Centre, a UK charity for the rescue and rehabilitation of owls and birds of prey.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.Albert Einstein
My New Toy: Land Rover Defender 90
28th July 2013Cars & Bikes
After several years of gentle nagging by my Land Rover obsessed brother in law, I finally gave in and decided to get one of my own. After a day looking around, he found me this lovely example which I have just bought!
Yamaha XV1900 Midnight Star Bulb Types
26th July 2013Cars & Bikes
I've needed to replace one of the bulbs in my Yamaha XV1900, but nowhere can I find exactly what bulb types and sizes are used in the XV1900. So here is a list of the standard bulb fitments, types, voltages and wattage of the main bulbs.
Scotland Trip April 2013
18th May 2013Travel
Time for a well earned holiday and a trip to Scotland to visit my brother in law at his new house visiting some of the local sights in an area of Scotland which I have not explored before.
Exploring Wiltshire and Somerset in the Snow
18th January 2013Travel
It's that time of year again when the snow falls, schools close and big kids come out to play... This time we venture out in the Land Rover to exploring Wiltshire and Somerset in the snow
My BMW E30 Has Broken Down!
13th December 2012Cars & Bikes
I tried to leave work on time last night to beat the traffic - only to find that my BMW E30 will not start! Oh noes! my car has broken down!
Buying a Land Rover 110 TD5
16th November 2012Cars & Bikes
An early morning starts with a flight up to Newcastle to pick up Robs new Land Rover 110 Defender.