20 Best jQuery Slideshow Plugins / Photo Gallery Plugins

Photo Gallery, picture gallery, or slideshow are the best way to showcase your images/photos to your readers. jQuery Slideshow plugins are very useful to show the photo gallery in your blog or website in a eye catching way. Most of these plugins are lightweight , easy to install and compatible with all popular browsers . We can display sliding content in mobile devices ( like iphone, ipad , Andriod smartphones ) also with these plugins. Just with few lines of coding we can create  beautiful animation effects with these plugins.  This post is a showcase of 20 best jQuery slideshow plugins.

1.Galleria

jQuery slideshow
Galleria is a JavaScript slideshow plugin for image gallery unlike anything else. It can take a simple list of images and turn it into a foundation of multiple intelligent gallery designs, suitable for any project.

2.Galleriffic

jQuery slideshow

Galleriffic is a jQuery plugin that provides a rich, post-back free experience optimized to handle high volumes of photos while conserving bandwidth.

3.Nivo Slider

Nivo slider

Nivo Slider is a lightweight jQuery Slider plugin for creating good-looking image sliders.

4.Avia Slider

AviaSlider Plugin

AviaSlider is a jQuery Slider plugin with very unique transition effects.

5.Pikachoose

lightweight jQuery Plugin

Pikachoose is a lightweight Jquery plugin that allows easy presentation of photos with options for slideshows, navigation buttons, and auto play.

6.Image Flow

Image Flow Slideshow

Image flow is inspired by Apple’s cover flow. The javascript renders the cover flow effect without any noticeable flaw.

7.SpaceGallery

spacegallery

SpaceGallery is onother cool jQuery plugin  to display Your images.

8.jQuery Gallery Scroller

jQuery gallery

jQuery Gallery Scroller (jqGalScroll) takes list of images and creates a smooth scrolling photo gallery scrolling vertically, horizontally, or diagonally.

9.prettyPhoto

jquery lightbox clone

jQuery Lightbox clone, pretty similar to original Lightbox with few another features and full documentation.

10.s3 slider

jQuery slider

JQuery slider with three different features and displaying sides, fully customizable sizes, delay speed and with good documentation.

11.GalleryView

jQuery gallery

This is a cool jQuery Photo gallery Plugin to show images as gallery

12.Supersized

Supersized Image Gallery

Supersized is an image gallery built by BuildInternet.com and it is able to slideshows the images with full screen.

13.EOGallery

ecogallery slideshow

EOGallery is a web animated slideshow gallery made with jQuery.

14.PictureSlides

pictureslides jquery plugin

PictureSlides is a plugin for jQuery, and it is a highly customizable JavaScript-based way to easily turn your images into a collection viewable as a slideshow, and with fading effects, if desired.

15.Pirobox

Pirobox jQuery Lightweight Lightbox Script
Pirobox is lightweight jQuery Lightbox script.

16.CrossSlide

crossslide jQuery slideshow

CrossSlide is a jQuery slideshow plugin implementing some common slide-show animations, traditionally only available via Adobe Flash™ or other proprietary plugins. CrossSlide builds upon jQuery’s animation facility, so it is as portable across browsers as jQuery itself (that is, a lot!)

17.ColorBox

Colorbox Lightweight jQuery plugin

18.Coin Slider

jQuery image slider

jQuery Image Slider with Unique Effects.

19.jQuery.popeye

jQuery slideshow

jQuery popeye is an advanced image gallery script built on the JavaScript library jQuery.

20.Smoot Div Scroll

Smooth Div Scroll Plugin

Smooth Div Scroll is a jQuery slideshow plugin that scrolls content horizontally left or right. Apart from many of the other scrolling plugins that have been written for jQuery, Smooth Div Scroll does not limit the scrolling to distinct steps. As the name of the plugin hints, scrolling is smooth.

71 Comments
  1. Amazing Sliders, thank for your collection!

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  2. Ben says:

    Nice selection, I especially like Nivo, Avia and Smooth

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  3. xea says:

    Thanks, Nice collection for artists!

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  4. Yoga says:

    i like this slide jQuery
    more again… :D

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  5. Thanks for sharing, nice list.

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  6. Ewokz says:

    Nice..

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  7. Ewokz says:

    Please try visit to http://www.cincopa.com. This site is good in terms of slideshow and photogallery.

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  8. Nice article,thank you for sharing this!

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  9. phpsol says:

    Very nice jquery sharing

    Thanks a lot
    Regards
    BDM PHPsol dot net

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  10. jem says:

    Nice

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  11. I see you list Nivo slider here, but not jquery cycle! Cycle is way better(faster, easier), you should give it a look.

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  12. Aryan says:

    Thanks a lot. like it

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  13. jsFollower says:

    Nice list! Thanks for posting. You should add ppgallery by pp plugins. http://www.ppplugins.com/downloads/ppgallery.php

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  14. jake34 says:

    Great list. One of my favorites is ppGallery. You should add it to your list… http://www.ppplugins.com/demo/ppgallery/

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  15. Anagha says:

    Good Slide Show

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    • rapscalli says:

      are there any jquery carousel / slideshows that you can control with the keyboard?

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  16. very nice selection!

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  17. UPS says:

    a fine collection. downloading immediately. thanks

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  18. yinka says:

    This is the best collections of galleries ever.

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  19. I really like these effects. Thanks for the list!

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  20. Very nice collection of such great jquery slideshow.

    keep it up.. :)

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  21. ion says:

    great collection. although i am loooking for one which can be used repeatedly in one page.

    i will be using tabs for my project and one issue i am facing is using any slideshow plugin multiple times…

    any leads pls?

    thanks

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  22. rahil says:

    thank you very much…….
    nice collection for slider and scroller…

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  23. warawat says:

    Very nice collection. Thk for shared.

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  24. saurabh says:

    good one…

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  25. great collection. I really really like your post.

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  26. yes, Prefect article. the last one is more like to flash

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  27. Rick says:

    Great collection of slider plugins. Here is one other wordpress slideshow plugin I’ve found to be quite useful and extremely powerful!

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  28. riffbird says:

    nice post. thank you very much…….but i want a slideshow which have background slider and after one slider then new slideshow over that slider and again new background slider and again on this slider foreground slideshow start.
    can u help me.

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  29. It looks so amazing. I must do it on some design websites. :)

    Thank you for sharing.

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  30. Thanks, It’s a inspiration can to develop my website.
    Now jQuery more than java script. It’s a object and to be flash.

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  31. warawat says:

    Thanks for sharing, nice list :)

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  32. Jack Sturt says:

    wonderful list!!! another could be: http://thiagosf.net/projects/jquery/skitter/

    thanks!

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  33. kk says:

    Thanks a Lot :)

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  34. Tarkan says:

    Good job and good sharing thank you !

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  35. Avida is really cool and modern wordpress plugin rest of all are also really cool nice sharing mate.

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  36. josef says:

    Very nice collection.

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  37. azgi says:

    Wow… i’m really like it. Thx u for sharing dude

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  38. Photo Gallery, picture gallery, or slideshow are the best way to showcase your images / photos to your readers. This post is a showcase of 20 best jQuery slideshow / photo gallery plugins .

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  39. Thanks for the Great list

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  40. The second one Gallery (Galleriffic) is great! the best on it; with Galleriffic it is possible to slide between two pictures with different size. I tried also with “Nivo Slider” but this one works just with a gallery with the same pictures size nice.
    Here my way to use “Galleriffic:
    http://kurzweg.ch/grabsteine/

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  41. Great Idea guys, keep it up.

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  42. wow, what a list, i can only say thank you man for sharing:)

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  43. Istria says:

    Thanks, very good sliders!

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  44. This is the useful slideshow. Thank you very much.

    And we can use a great rapid php editor pro tool to custom this sourcecode.

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  45. Very nice slideshows, thanks for sharing!

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  46. kradelle27 says:

    thanks for sharing!! :)

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  47. jesse says:

    very nice

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  48. I’ve been using nivo slider. I didn’t know that thier are more JQUERY slider. Thank you very much for this post. I will try all of them and compare who is the best. :D

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  49. Job says:

    How to add Nivo Slider in modern theme ( by magento ) and i looking in http://www.spinonesolutions.com/2010/10/magento-custom-widget/comment-page-1/#comment-30957 please help me thank you very much.

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  50. nice collection,great !

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  51. alext says:

    very nice! Thanks, very good sliders!

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  52. fabir says:

    great.thanks for sharing. please see us http://fabirco.com

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  53. mamun005 says:

    In http://www.webinbangla.com, I made a great slider on header banner.

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    • mamun005 says:

      Moreover, anyone can tell me to help his/her slider.

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  54. HP la says:

    thanks for sharing this long list with tools

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  55. Jquery … it very nice and useful collection for my board.

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  56. Jquery is cool for my website.

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  57. Good Effects………………

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  58. Mayank says:

    Nice js galley collection…keep it up.

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  59. sargon says:

    awesome!

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