30 Awesome Parallax Scrolling Effect in Web Design

The word ‘Parallax’ has been derived from a Greek word ‘Parallaxis’, which means ‘alteration’. The parallax effect is an amazing effect in which different elements scroll along different lines on a website. It creates a fascinating faux-3D effect. This effect has been in use in web designing for quite some years now, but it is again being used a lot as it has again gained popularity. Some websites use this effect fully while others keep it to a minimal level, but it looks beautiful in both ways. It is a classy but tricky effect which when not used properly can result in a really messy and bad looking page. But parallax effect it used properly it can give a really rich and vibrant look to page; and make it look really impressive. So it is up to web designers as to how they will utilize it in an advantageous manner.

For a web designer it is really important to stay updated with all the latest trends and to know how to use them nicely.  We have a list of 30 Awesome Parallax Scrolling Design Examples for inspiration. All these designs were especially handpicked and are totally amazing. So check them out and get inspired!

Air Jordan 2012

Air Jordan 2012

Fishy

Fishy

Netlash-bSeen

Netlash-bSeen

Intacto 10 years

Intacto 10 years

Tokyu Agency Recruit 2013

Tokyu Agency Recruit 2013

Cheese Please

Cheese Please

Saucony

Saucony

Online Portfolio of Jan Ploch

Online Portfolio of Jan Ploch

Iutopi

Iutopi

Apo

Apo

Whiteboard

Whiteboard

TokioLab!

TokioLab!

YEBO

YEBO

Krystalrae

Krystalrae

Cantilever

Cantilever

Playtend

Playtend

Soleil Noir

Soleil Noir

New Zealand

New Zealand

Web is beautiful

Web is beautiful

Bagigia

Bagigia

Unfold

Unfold

Ala

Ala

Hero

Hero

Marcus Thomas

Marcus Thomas

no leath

no leath

Head 2 heart

Head 2 heart

OK Studios

OK Studios

Phase 2 Design Studio

Phase 2 Design Studio

Q music Titanic

Q music Titanic

Friendly Gents

Friendly Gents


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5 Comments

  1. Tum says:

    Nice!!

  2. Nice collection. Thanks for sharing

  3. Meeka says:

    Nothing is better than this website, because it’s meant for this. What better Parallax than this … Stop motion theatre…

    http://www.paranorman.com/

  4. Very nice collection, thanks for the great post!

  5. Pavan Somu says:

    Titanic effect is so awesome