Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos showing kids and water in the Kids And Water Photo Contest with chances to win a Fujifilm FinePix and more!

A special thanks to our friend and professional photographer Erika Thornes for her collaboration as a guest judge in this photo contest. Erika Thornes is a San Diego photographer who spends countless evenings at the beach. She captures life as it unfolds, especially near the water, above or below. She has been recognized as a leader in silhouette photography, teaching others how to convey emotion and a story through their images. Erika is a contributor to The Photoshop Show, as well as This Week in Photo, and was the featured gallery artist for the Google+ Moment that Matter gallery show in San Francisco.

"Splish Splash" by SonyaAdcockPhotography

"untitled" by southernsmilesphotography

"come away o human child" by jenteeisme

"calm waters" by Iwona

"Fishing boy" by Loza

"Splash" by tatjanakaufmann

"Nina's flip in monochrome" by PoloD

"Boys" by Andre11

"The River" by KellyALongphotography

"Lake Nights " by JenniferKapala

"Diving in the multitude" by germanomiele

"Sunshine Sisters" by Julieweiss

"sisters" by icyabi5

"Pure joy" by courtneytaylorbowles

"Making Friends" by tressiedavis

"beach babe" by PaigeLaroPhotography

"Joyful Catch " by dawnvandoorn

"Delphie" by Despird

"FunTimes" by rbhalla

"Closer " by Unaphoto

"Walk with me on the beach" by Victoria_Anne

"Jump" by kenvinpinardy

"153-1" by melissareintjes

"Spring is Coming!" by pattyschmitt

""Splashes"" by tiffanyfinleymoon

"Summer Sprinkle" by mamamangan

"Lost in Nature" by KDRphotography

"Side blue" by KarenJack

"Reflection" by Lindsey_Shedd

"SPLASH GAME" by lessysebastian

"Sade" by MariaKruusenvald

"Night in the Woods " by BKoesel

"Water War " by pimpin_nagawan

"Sunkissed " by melissanelsonnoble

"The meaning of freedom " by jevgenijscolokov

"Peaceful " by tonyvasquez

"Big Sisters are Big Help " by (A)Chrissywphoto