Listen to your heart

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.


Latest Posts

My First Sageo Display Knot
3rd December 2008
One of my recently acquired katana came with an untied sageo (silk cord used for tying the sword scabbard to the wearer). For display purposes, the sageo cord can be wrapped around the saya (scabbard) and tied in a decorative knot.
Another (expensive) Service at Abbey Motorsport
15th November 2008
I have my Skyline back today after a long overdue service at Abbey Motorsport. As well as the standard service/winter check over and dyno time to double check safe running, I have also had a few new modifications fitted.
If you think you can, you can. And if you think you can’t, you’re right.Henry Ford
No Martial Arts Training For Me...
In   Myself
17th October 2008
I've been looking around lately for a martial art and I have narrowed the list down to a few, unfortunately, due to the injuries I sustained in the car crash a few years ago I'm not the most suitable student for any of them.
Japfest 2008 Pictures
18th May 2008
On Saturday 17th May 2008 over 2000 Japanese performance cars descended on the small Wiltshire village of Castle Combe to take part in the annual Japfest show hosted on the circuit.
Alpine iDA-X100 - In Car iPod Radio
10th May 2008
I was looking for an in-car music device where I could change the music I am listening to quickly without hunting down one of many scratched CDs. The solution had to be some kind of digital music management system, either a USB device or a Hard Drive unit, so I set about looking on various websites and forums until I found the Alpine iDA-X100.