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In what some call "the most stunning photograph ever taken", the Cassini probe captured Saturn backlit by the Sun. What's more stunning is that Earth is visible in this photo, as a tiny dot just above the rings on the left. Follow the link to see hi-res: http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/image/0610/newrings_cassini_big.jpg

"Saturn, photographed by Cassini. In what some call “the most stunning photograph ever taken”, the Cassini probe captured Saturn backlit by the Sun. What's more stunning is that Earth is visible in this photo, as a tiny dot just above the rings on the left."