Parallax Scrolling Websites are specific websites which have effect of apparent displacement of an observed object due to change in the position of the observer. Some people claim that this concept evolved from video games.
Now a days, parallax scrolling websites are seen very attractive and interactive. Such sites are gaining popularity day by day. Adobe Flash, Ajax and Java Script are main technologies on which developers are relaying. Various websites are using multiple backgrounds effectively to create parallax scrolling effect through simple scrolling, while on some websites animation start or get continuation through button click.
As navigation is the most important aspect in the structural flow of the any website, so this is one of the greatest method to engage the users and to get several clicks. If websites are involved in showing some products then it is really a very dramatic way to present. Users explore the products and can get results in unusual way.
Some extra ordinary parallax scrolling websites are listed below for your inspiration. For designers, developers and other decision makers, this is really a very worthy post.
Air Jordan 2012
Atlantis World’s Fair
BeerCamp at SXSW
Dangers of Fracking
Flight of the Fireflies
Google Cultural Institute
James Bond 007 Cars Evolution
Range Rover Special Edition with Victoria Beckham
Soleil Noir 2012