A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step
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.

 

X-Ray's from RTA back in 2006
3rd September 2013Health & Fitness
I've been pestering the NHS for access to my medical records for the past few months, and finally, I have some of the X-Rays taken back when I was involved in a large traffic accident.
Fitting Terrafirma Wheel Spacers
28th August 2013Cars & Bikes
Fitting Terrafirma Wheel Spacers to my Defender to give it an additional 60mm track, which should improve handling, cornering and stability as well as increasing steering lock.
Want a thing long enough and you don'tChinese Proverb
RC Aeroplane Adventures!
28th August 2013Myself
On my annual holiday trip to Scotland visiting my brother in law, we did some shopping and got some new toys to play with!
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.
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.