Javin Oza Photography

15May/120

The Center of Spring

Dandelion

Rose

Macro photography of spring blooms in Santa Barbara, California.

 

 

 

 

19Jun/110

Anacapa Island Seagulls

View from Anacapa Island

Looking toward the Eastern islets of Anacapa Island

Looking toward the Eastern islets of Anacapa as the fog lifts in the afternoon. Anacapa provides a safe haven for thousands of birds that use the island for nesting. In fact, 90% of Southern California's seagulls are born on Anacapa Island and many return to the island to mate.

Seagull on Anacapa Island

Newborn seagull and eggs on Anacapa Island

Seagull with baby on Anacapa

Seagull protecting its baby on Anacapa Island

2May/113

Bridlewood Winery Barrel Tasting

Barrel Tasting

Barrel tasting of a Syrah at Bridlewood Winery

Barrel tasting of a Syrah at the beautiful Bridlewood Winery estate in Santa Ynez, California.

26Mar/110

Goleta Beach at dusk

Sunset at Goleta Beach

Sunset at Goleta Beach

Tide rolls in as the sun sets over Goleta Beach.

20Mar/110

Leaves in the rain

raindrops on leaves

Raindrops keep falling...

Raindrops collecting on leaves as another storm passes through Santa Barbara.

13Mar/111

For the birds

Lesser Goldfinch in Santa Barbara

Snack time for the Lesser Goldfinch

A male Lesser Goldfinch (Carduelis psaltria) feeding in the afternoon.

27Feb/111

The calm after the storm

Goleta - after the storm

Goleta - after the storm

In transition between the storms and the sun, we get a glimpse of the clouds glowing at dusk as they retreat into the mountains.

18Feb/110

Exams

Exams
Grading exams

10Feb/110

Synthesis

Organic chemistry synthesis

Synthesis

Organic Chemistry at UC Santa Barbara.

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8Feb/110

A Winter Sunset

Ferren Road

Overlooking the ocean

Mountain side

Ferren Road Sunset

Sunset from Ferren Road, Goleta, CA.

1Feb/110

Blue eyes

Baby with blue eyes

Looking intently

Big blue eyes looking intently at mom.

31Jan/110

Maya at play

Maya at play

Little feet at play

Maya playing in Tucker's Grove, Santa Barbara.

29Jan/110

Who needs a gym?

Outdoor workout

Armand exercising outdoors on a sunny Santa Barbara afternoon.

26Jan/111

A house in the hills

A house on the hill

A house overlooking the Santa Barbara coastline

At the base of the Los Padres National Forest, a house overlooks the Santa Barbara coastline at sunset.

20Jan/110

Stella – Looking for a rescue

Stella -- Looking for a rescue

Stella -- Looking for a rescue

Stella is looking for a home. You can find her at the Santa Barbara Animal Rescue.

19Jan/110

Full moon @ sunset

Henry's Beach, Santa Barbara, California

Full moon @ sunset on Henry's Beach, Santa Barbara, CA

The first full moon of 2011 making an appearance as the cliffs bask in the twilight of the sunset.

18Jan/110

Campus Point @ sunset

UCSB

UCSB Campus Point

Friends watch the sunset at Campus Point, UC Santa Barbara.

18Jan/111

Palm tree silhouette

Palm tree silhouette

Lights from the Doubletree hotel in Santa Barbara creating a silhouette of the Rainbow Arch and palm trees. View from the Santa Barbara pier.