Living in Santa Barbara, California I feel privileged, blessed, lucky, thankful and any other synonym that applies because I get to spend my days at the most beautiful beaches in the world. Every time I stick my toes in the sand I try and remind myself that basically anyone east of me wants to be standing right where I am. With that being said I have never seen waves like these! David Orias captured California‘s golden sunshine reflecting against the calm but powerful ocean waves. He shot with long exposures at dusk and sunset for the best lighting in Northern California. Click to view more!