JQuery is a fast and concise JavaScript Library that simplifies HTML document traversing, event handling, animating, and Ajax interactions for rapid web development. jQuery is designed to change the way that you write JavaScript.

Below you will find most powerful, the most creative and most versatile of jQuery plugins and tutorials built using jQuery.

1] Jquery InnerFade

InnerFade is a small plugin for the jQuery-JavaScript-Library. It’s designed to fade you any element inside a container in and out.
These elements could be anything you want, e.g. images, list-items, divs. Simply produce your own slideshow for your portfolio or advertisings. Create a newsticker or do an animation.

2] Galleriffic

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

3] Popeye – an inline lightbox alternative

Popeye generates an inline image gallery from an unordered list of images. The gallery features clever inline image enlargement, i.e. the enlarged image stretches out over the site content without adding a visual overlay of the whole site.

4] ShowCase

This plugin builds an autoscrolling, navigable image gallery, perfect to do a modern showcase in a portfolio web site.

5] PictureSlides

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

6] Jquery ImageSwitch

Jquery ImageSwitch is easy-to-use, simple and fast plug-in to create effect when you switch between images.

7] S3Slider

The s3Slider jQuery plugin is made by example of jd`s smooth slide show script.

8] Gallery View

GalleryView aims to provide jQuery users with a flexible, attractive content gallery that is both easy to implement and a snap to customize.

9] Galleria

Galleria is a javascript image gallery written in jQuery. It loads the images one by one from an unordered list and displays thumbnails when each image is loaded.

10] CrossSlide

CrossSlide is a jQuery plugin that implements in Javascript some common slide-show animations, traditionally only available to the web developer via Adobe Flash™ or other proprietary plugins.

11] A Simple jQuery Slideshow

This is a nice tutorial to create simple Jquery slideshow.

12] Smooth Div Scroll

Smooth Div Scroll is a jQuery 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 scroling to distinct steps.

13] Simple Controls Gallery

Simple Controls Gallery rotates and displays an image by fading it into view over the previous one, with navigation controls that pop up when the mouse rolls over the Gallery.

14] Sliding Image Gallery

The idea behind this plug-in is to display a varying number of images in an attractive and easy to use manner.

15] Flickr Photo Gallery

flickrGallery is an open-source photo gallery for jQuery that allows you to dynamically pull images from a photoset in Flickr.

16] Pikachoose

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

17] EOGallery

EOGallery is a web animated slideshow gallery maid with jQuery. It only uses basic jQuery functions and Cody Lindley’s Thickbox to display larger pictures.

18] Full Screen Image Gallery Jquery and Flickr

full screen image gallery that automatically scales the image with kept aspect ratio to fill the browser background.
Full Screen Image Gallery Jquery and Flickr

19] jQuery morphing gallery

Image grids that smoothly scale at the simple drag of a slider are no longer confined to desktop apps like iPhoto or Picasa.
jQuery morphing gallery

20] Simple JQuery Image Slide Show with Semi-Transparent Caption

simple image slide show with a semi-transparent caption with jQuery. This example is suitable to display news headlines, or a image slide show in your website frontpage.

21] Slick and Accessible Slideshow Using jQuery

Create a usable and web accessible slideshow widget for your site using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (jQuery).

22] Ultimate Fade-in slideshow (v2.1)

This is a robust, cross browser fade in slideshow script that incorporates some of your most requested features all rolled into one.

23] AD Gallery, gallery plugin for jQuery

A highly customizable gallery/showcase plugin for jQuery.

24] Jquery Panel Gallery Plugin 1.1

Jquery Panel Gallery Plugin 1.1

25] SlideViewerPro 1.0

slideViewerPro is a fully customizable jQuery image gallery engine wich allows to create outstanding sliding image galleries for your projects and/or interactive galleries within blog posts.

26] Easy Image Preview with jQuery

Some Other Slideshow Scripts

Animated JavaScript Slideshow