Parallax effect has occupied a place of honor a long time ago. A great deal of websites use this technique nowadays. Fixed navigation and one-page website designs also go hand in hand with this effect. So majority of creative really unique designs and portfolios are associated with scrolling featuring.
Generally designers resort to vertical parallax effect since it facilely reveals basic sections or coherently tells users about owner. Also, you can easily create visual paths for people and direct them into necessary blocks. Moreover it’s really habitual since vertical scrolling appears almost in every site, so in most cases parallax is taken for granted.
Another thing – horizontal parallax that is really a rare bird that usually accompanied photo-based websites and those that include some kind of timelines and illustrated nature-inspired or urban stories.
In a collection below you will find fresh inspiring examples of using parallax effect in website design.
8. FK Agency
9. Wild Blue
10. Numero 10
11. Flash vs HTML
12. Lois Jeans 50th Anniversary
13. Yookoso Japan
17. GLP Creative Digital Retouching
22. Space Milkshake
23. Festa Italiana
24. 2013 ADDY Awards
26. Snail Farm
Horizontal Parallax Effect
3. Secret Study
5. Bomb Girls