Telescopes were barely gathering dust since last month's annular eclipse of the sun when this once-in-a-lifetime occurrence of drew gobs of attention.
Cupertino's Mason McCarty set his telescoping sites on the sun Tuesday and snapped the attached photos.
"Amazing is all I have to say!" McCarty said.
If you watched Venus move across the sun, tell us where you were and what you thought. If you also took photos, please upload them here so we can all see.
Please also take a moment to have some fun with McCarty's other talent—drawing. He's our resident cartoonist and has a comic strip created just for Cupertino Patch.
Look for his character in our weekend fun while we play two weekly games: and Here's a clue, revisit some of the previously run games and you'll find Arnie lurking about.
We're looking for people to join us and become a , too. C'mon, it's fun!