Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best shots of the summer this photo contest with chances to win a Sigma 70-300mm f4/5.6 macro lens and more!

A special thanks to the photographers that helped us find the following finalists and some of the most popular photos by voting for their favorite shots. Stay tuned for the winner announcement coming soon.

"Lakes Entance Beach " by philtaylor_5129

"Eye see you. " by brianjamesphoto

"Main Beach " by Boholm

"Beaches of Cabo " by dyanpratt

"Watersplash " by akphotographystudio

"Freedom " by (A)arnaslucinskas

"Ninety Degrees. " by Alfredo_Jose

"_MG_8147-2bw " by IrinaKendrick

"girls " by piotrciechomski

"Water and Sand " by matejpaluh

"Olivia on the Boat " by DespayreFX

"Fashion Photography in Shipwreck beach - Zante - Zakynthos - Greece " by panoslykourgiwtis

"DSC08761 " by patriksvensson

"Summer Breeze " by francescogola

"_DSC0215 " by shayw

"and action " by sabrinawob

"When the Man paints with the Sea " by diegobaravelli

"Mel " by Annahem

" " by JMost

"Lost... " by RiccardoMantero

"Porth Nanven sunset " by Pete_Rowbottom

"A girl and a pineapple " by EeVeePhotography

"Turquoise waters of War " by Chris_James

"/ The cure for anything is salt water: sweat, tears or the sea. / " by christoferenarsson

"Sunrise in Ambolo Spain " by petervanlonderseele

"Sunset down by the beach " by Markus_Bachmann_Fotos

"Sensual and dark " by AlexLove

"Crystal Cove Sunset " by patrick9x9

"_K1_4842 " by LxxK

"Good Start to the day " by rodschrader

"Memorial Day Fun " by AgaPhoto

"Beach Ribbons " by jimpersons

"2017-07-17_08-28-35 " by jasonlynch

"Nastya 1 " by sildsa

"Return to Paradise " by richardvandewalle

"Happy Swans " by followinglight

"Pretty Morning on Tybee " by troymarcy

"Paint With The Sunrise " by dakthi

"Warm Sand " by (A)Kmpat2002

"FB_IMG_1526395993978 " by (A)mosheharboun

"Foamtastic " by (A)Athena_B

"Day Is Almost Over " by (A)mea115546

"Queen of the beach. " by (A)Paatryk

"Custom Wheels " by (A)joshuashannon

"One with the sea " by melissaaveyphotography

"Liquid Motion " by DrewHopper

"fishing with daddy " by Iwona

"P7050117 " by marcpickard

"Venice Beach Pier at 3 AM " by ArtbyArt

"beach time " by moritzleonard

"S " by maxsolve

"praslin island DJI_0599 " by christophreiter

"She Is The Ocean. " by alexeyvladimir

"pink bathing cap wb " by fotofrankyat

"Saint Michael Chapel, Lac de Serre Poncon " by lennartkoopsen

"Queen of the Archepelago " by panilsson

"Maiden Fair " by Yorge

"Licensed to Ride " by Montethephotographer

"Sunset " by Lindsey_Shedd

"Sunrise over Surfers " by Burnettj

"Mettams Pool " by hayleybeavon

"Beachparadise " by ZetaPictures

"fun in the sun " by leannescherp

"water " by Loza

"Dana Shooting " by (A)The_Dreamcatcher

"Arina " by klepikovadaria

"Blissandbubbles " by adelynbaber

"Dolce vita " by ilyablinov

"Nikola " by petrhingar

"Hippiegirl and Bulli T1 1 " by MR_fotoworx

"Cooling " by CreativeArtView

"Drops " by WWWest

"The Beach " by rebecca812

"Beach Girl " by KanaPhotography

"Hair Glow " by claudiorussa

"Ella-1-beach " by jenniferwilhite_photog

"Raising Water " by kylere