Vertical Parallax – A new trend in webdesign
Parallax based webdesign was already a trend for the past few years, but it looks like vertical parallax is going to be the next big thing. Unlike the typical horizontal parallax, the movement happens as you scroll the page. The following is a list of creative websites that has marked the beginning of this trend. I’m expecting to see more of this in 2011.
Vertillax a premium vertical parallax based wordpress theme. Create your own parallax website in minutes!
Ben the bodyguard This is almost like watching a short film
Nike better world You’d be already familiar with this.
TEDx Portland A unique use of the parallax effect.
ResolutionIM Don’t take your eyes off the rocket as you scroll.
Tutorial to create a vertical parallax using CSS and jQuery
And finally, an awesome detailed tutorial explaining how to create a vertical parallax using jQuery and CSS.