Weekly Design Inspirations #4 - Parallax Websites that Scroll Horizontally


Art director Marcus Brown and developer Aristide Benoist built this beautiful editorial style site that celebrates the history of Amsterdam Canals from the 17th century.

2 — Home Société

Home Société curates stylish furnitures for luxurious lifestyle and its website is bold with its typography placements and photo layouts, which are reinforced with dynamic scroll motions.

3 — Benjamin Guedj

A portfolio website of a designer, Benjamin Guedji, follow a conventional horizontal interactions, but was executed extremely elegantly, and this website also has a grid layout version on top of this full screen version.

4 — 80s Fever by Vogue

Vogue composed series snapshots of the 80s style photos with the 90s cyber graphics in the slideshow format, and it demonstrates how horizontal slideshow in a desktop layout can be an effective story-telling technique.

5 — Piano Trio Fest

The website for piano trio festival at Saint-Petersburg, Russia in 2019, overlays beautifully placed typographies colored with iconic red, blue and white colors from Russia, whcih flies over playful interactive title font.

6 — Organic Superfoods from Rainforest Foods

The website of Rainforest Foods, a manufacturer and wholesaler of Wheatgrass organic superfoods, uses beautiful footages of the nature that makes viewers feel as they fly in space as scenes change.

7 — Nike Jordan Brand — Air Jordan 2012

This iconic Nike’s Air Jordan parallax website breaks apart and reconnects sneaker elements to portray the story and construction of Air Jordan series.

8 — icantcontrolmyego

The portfolio website of a developer Fábio Azevedo added three-dimentional space using wobbling effects on each photo.

9 — Lasse Pedersen

Beautiful style images of different sizes fly sideway in the website of Lasse Pedersen, a session hairstylist, and its airiness is one of the most effective use of the parallax effect.

10 — Norgram Studio

Although this may not be the true parallax site, the website for a design studio, Norgram Studio, smartly put together their portfolio site in its horizontal layout.

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