Ventura Harbor

Ventura Harbor

A great Way to escape the summer heat is to spend a morning at Ventura Harbor and Channel Islands National Park visitor center. Cool breezes, art galleries, boats, and shops galore all await us to come and explore all the Harbor has to offer. At the Channel Islands National Park visitor’s center a simulated tide…

Buterflies

Butterflies

Do you know what butterfly wings are made of? The main structure of the wing is made of thin layers of chitin, a protein that also makes up the outer shell of the body. These layers are so thin you can see through them. They are covered with thousands of tine hairs called scales that…

Cambria and the Seals

Nestled among towering pines and the Pacific Ocean on the Central Coast of California, Cambria is a quaint village along scenic Highway 1 between San Francisco and Los Angeles. Moonstone Beach is one of many uncrowded beaches on the Cambria Coastline but this one brings something extra special to residents and visitors. Enjoy strolling the…

Cats 'N' Dogs

Cats ‘N’ Dogs

Our collection of furry friends and companions submitted by members of our ShutterHeart Stories community. Faithful friends of our friends, this story will be ongoing and new photos of our fuzzy friends will be added on an ongoing basis. Check back often to see who’s new. We bring them into our lives and they become…