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Welcome to Lonewolf Online

Hello and Welcome to Lonewolf Online, the website of Tim Trott - photographer, astronomer and software engineer.

I'm originally from Bristol, England and I'm currently living a few miles from Glasgow, Scotland. I love travel and photography so naturally, I'm creative. I also love writing and over the years my blog has become part of my journey to see the world in a new way.

On my blog, you will find many articles and tutorials on a range of subjects from photography to astronomy, travel, computers, gaming and more. Learn how to program, take better photos, get started in astronomy, build some DIY projects and more.

Get started using the links below, or use the menu above to find something new and interesting.

Lonewolf Online - Since 2005

Tim Trott
Photography for Beginners – A Complete Guide
Introduction to Astronomy
A Beginner’s Guide To Stargazing
Introduction to Programming with C# 7
10 Tips to Help You Take Better Smartphone Photos
Astronomy 170 posts
The Northern Lights - Aurora Borealis

The Northern Lights - Aurora Borealis

What are the Northern Lights? When and where can you see the Northern Lights? How often do you see the Northern Lights?

Smartphone Astrophotography

Smartphone Astrophotography

As hobbies go, astrophotography can be quite an expensive one, however, your smartphone can be just as good as an expensive DSLR or CCD camera.

How to Connect Cameras and Smartphones to your Telescope

How to Connect Cameras and Smartphones to your Telescope

A look at the various methods for connecting smartphones, compact cameras and DLSR's to your telescope for astrophotography.

Photography 47 posts
How to Photograph Fungi in the Wild

How to Photograph Fungi in the Wild

Improve your ability to photograph fungi with this excellent guide, loaded with tips, techniques, and advice for capturing fantastic photos of mushrooms and fungi.

Technology 170 posts
How to Generate a Battery Health Report in Windows 10

How to Generate a Battery Health Report in Windows 10

Battery health is an important metric of any laptop which must be monitored, especially if your laptop does not feature a user changeable battery such as in the Microsoft Surface range. Keeping an eye on battery health will help prolong the life of the battery and thus your laptop.

Web Design 108 posts
Building a Vue.js Website with Axios and Flickr API

Building a Vue.js Website with Axios and Flickr API

Step by step guide to creating your first Vue.js app. We install and configure Vue.js, create a new project and build a portfolio website using Flickr API.

13 Essential VSCode Extensions You'll Actually Use

13 Essential VSCode Extensions You'll Actually Use

Here is a curated list of the best VS Code Extensions for developers to enhance productivity.

10 WordPress Themes for Artists and Creatives

10 WordPress Themes for Artists and Creatives

If you're an artist looking for a responsive WordPress theme with an awesome design and built-in portfolio to showcase your work, these 10 themes are perfect for the job.

Programming 119 posts
Windows Terminal Power Toolkit

Windows Terminal Power Toolkit

Introducing Windows Terminal - Windows command line for the 21st century. We show you how to customize and extend its use, add backgrounds, profiles, colour schemes, shortcuts and more!

Paranormal 151 posts
CIA Unexpectedly Releases ALL of its Documents on UFOs

CIA Unexpectedly Releases ALL of its Documents on UFOs

The truth is out there... perhaps. The CIA has released thousands of previously classified UFO case files for the public to view, known as the Black Vault collection.

Blog 179 posts
10 Tips To Be More Productive Working From Home in 2021

10 Tips To Be More Productive Working From Home in 2021

Working from home during the pandemic can be a challenge for some. These top tips from industry experts share some tips for avoiding burnout, zoom fatigue and work life balance.

Thirty Eight

Thirty Eight

21st August 2019