The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
NASA / JPL / SSI / color composite by Emily Lakdawalla
Here's an animated gif showing how the moons were moving with respect to each other at the time the photo was taken.
And here's a photo showing an intermediate step in the processing of this image.
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Original image data dated on or about July 29, 2011
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