One of the most popular trends in webdesign now are themes with nice parallax transition effects.
Parallax scrolling is a technique in which background images and content elements (text for example) moves at different speeds and in various directions when the page is scrolled and create an illusion of depth and motion. Pages with interactive parallax scrolling sections grab the attentions of site visitors and focuses on the content.
Scrolling to the appropriate section of the page can be provided not only by mouse movement but by clicking on the main menu and performed with a nice transition effect.Themes with parallax effect are mainly using the single-page design which so suitable for websites without ton of content or focuced on just one thing (landing pages for example).
They are simple but fully functional and perfect to create stylish and unique websites for studios, designers and companies.
Some parallax themes allow to create multi-page website where every page of site can include parallax sections that significantly expanding their implementation and enhance SEO.
See the newest parallax Parallax themes which help to build an awesome and creative websites. Of course all these themes are responsive (i.e. mobile/tablet friendly).

SwagMoment Parallax WordPress Theme

SwagMoment

 

Very simple and easy to customization template with the necessary set of functionality. Homepage layout builder allow easy change content or disable any section. Has two styles: round and square skins.
Is suitable for the studio photographer or any creative person.

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Smart Interactive HTML5 one page creative parallax

Smart_Interactive

 

 

This full-screen parallax one page theme has separate pages for blog and super functional for one page website. Can be used for any site.

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Visia – Responsive One Page Retina WordPress Theme

Visia

 

Visia realize not only cool parallax effect section backgrounds but section content reveal animation. Due to using lazy-loading of images assets and compression of scripts website will be work nice and fast.

This single page theme has a separate blog section and is suitable for any kind of creative or business use.

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Ronika – One Page/Multi Page WordPress Theme

Ronika

 

With One Page/Multi Page theme Ronika you can create  any number of unique pages with different color variations, nice content animations  and parallax effect on background allow to create unique pages. Exclusive gallery slider lets to create brilliant portfolio.

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Kyte – Flat Onepage Responsive WordPress Theme

KYTE

 

Flat WordPress Theme with parallax sections, well designed portfolio and using several excellent professional scripts (Revolution Slider, Showbiz Pro, View.js, Pricing Table) which allows to build very interesting and full functional website without much effort.

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Omni – Onepage / Multipage WordPress Parallax Flat

Omni

 

Very powerful, high quality flat WordPress theme with 5 stunning header variations (Portfolio, Full Video, Parallax, Revolution Slider, Layer Slider), opportunity to include and sort Unlimited Pages and Separators (parallax sections, maps) to the page and Onepage/Multipage versions. Switching between Onepage and Multipage theme is through the Admin Panel. Omni comes with option to add header for every page (you can select type of header: Parallax, Revolution or Layer Slider).

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Dimple – Multipurpose Creative Agency Theme

Dimple

 

It’s very powerful theme with easy customization through WordPress LIVE Theme Customizer. For every sections can be set background image, background parallax and background overlay color. Home Page template is easy building using panel posts and have 2 scrolling styles: listing and slider. May be used as One Page theme. This theme is perfect for small business, creative agencies & freelancers.

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Asobar – Creative Business One Page

Asobar

 

Very nice theme with light-weight parallax for each page, post and portfolio. Include custom ease-to-use drag n drop page content manager, accepting 3rd party shortcode. Can be set as One page or Multi page.

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