There are plenty of jQuery plugins available from across the web that can help to add stunning functionality and effects to your website. Checkout these awesome examples, such as Fluidbox, lightboxes, content slider, content viewer and fancy box.
Fluidbox is a beautiful jQuery plugin that replicates and improves upon the lightbox module with fluid transitions. The plugin is fully responsive and deals with higher resolution, linked images elegantly, such that it only pre-loads them when users click on the thumbnails.
Easy Image or Content Slider
Easy Slider enables images or any content to slide horizontally or vertically on click. It is configurable with CSS alone. So, basically you link to the plugin file, set the content up and style it with css.
Auto-Playing Featured Content Slider
Facebox Image & Content Viewer