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
What are the Northern Lights? When and where can you see the Northern Lights? How often do you see the Northern Lights?
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.
A look at the various methods for connecting smartphones, compact cameras and DLSR's to your telescope for astrophotography.
Improve your ability to photograph fungi with this excellent guide, loaded with tips, techniques, and advice for capturing fantastic photos of mushrooms and fungi.
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.
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.
Here is a curated list of the best VS Code Extensions for developers to enhance productivity.
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.
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!
22nd November 2019
21st April 2017
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.
8th August 2019
17th June 2019
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.
23rd August 2019
21st August 2019