By the lack of proper words, let us just say that the tilt effect of the Facebook Paper app is pretty cool. I really hope more gestures come to fruition in order to reach the full potential of capturing user engagement, and just about my imagination.

Not less cool is the fact that Thanks to John Tregoning HTML5 Developers could know implement this experience in just about any mobile browser.

The how of the plugin is pretty straight forward just include the photoTilt.js located in this repository

Change the speed of the tilt by updating the maxTilt Parameter


   1: var photoTilt = new PhotoTilt({
   2:             url: 'PanamaCityImage.jpg', // or replaced with the desired url image
   3:             maxTilt: 12
   4:         });


Here is my sample where I introduced a panorama view of my homeland city – Panama