jQuery is really taking website animation effects to a whole new level. Parallax effects create the apparent position of an object when it is viewed along different lines of sight to give perception and depth to the animation. Here are 8 awesome examples of jQuery with parallax effects used on different websites.
CSS & jQuery Animated Parallax Bokeh Effect by David Leggett. Is is an animated parallax effect being used as a website background the effects seem to slow down the website a bit but its a good example.
2. jQuery Image Parallax
jQuery Image Parallax by Steve Fenton. It is is a plugin that gives an illusion of depth to an image with transparency (PNG, GIF) by repeating it and animating movement.
3. Motion Parallax
Motion parallax is a depth cue that results from our motion.
4. Gallaxy Parallax
Nice example of a parallax for outer space.
5. Eric Johansson
jQuery Website Parallax by Eric Johansson. Use the slider to animated the parallax across his personal website.
6. jQuery4u Frog Parallax
A frog parallax example by jQuery4u. See the tutorial on how to make your own jQuery parallax.
7. jParallax Plugin Demos
jQuery plugin jParallax examples by Steph Band. There are 4 examples in the set.
8. jParallax Plugin Demos
jQuery plugin jParallax Plugin. jParallax turns a selected element into a ‘window’, or viewport, and all its children into absolutely positioned layers that can be seen through the viewport.