Macy.js is a lightweight, dependency-free, 4kb masonry layout library, designed for a hassle-free configuration.
A set of grid loading animations for your inspiration. The idea is to show grid items with an interesting effect once they are loaded.
Masonry for the grid layout and anime.js for the animations used in this tutorial.
Bricklayer is a lightweight and independent cascading grid layout library. Inspired by and a lighter alternative to Masonry.
zoomwall.js is a content-focused photo gallery using a horizontal masonry layout that scales up in lightbox mode.
A tutorial about how to create an animated masonry gallery using jQuery and CSS transitions. Beside filter buttons this tutorial features a resize button that make the images arranged in a box or spread across the entire screen and a title that will change after applying a filter.
Brick By BrickJS is a lightweight jQuery masonry alternative including methods for appending content, prepeneding content, hiding content, showing content, removing content and more...
Gridify is a lightweight jQuery plugin for creating a Pinterest-like grid with image loaded plugin.
Masonry is a dynamic grid layout plugin for jQuery. Think of it as the flip-side of CSS floats. Whereas floating arranges elements horizontally then vertically, Masonry arranges elements vertically, positioning each element in the next open spot in the grid.
The result minimizes vertical gaps between elements of varying height, just like a mason fitting stones in a wall.