Simple Modal is a small plugin to create modal windows. It can be used to generate alert or confirm messages with few lines of code.
Simple Modal is not a lightbox although the possibility to hide parts of its layout may partially make it similar.
YoxView is a free Lightbox-type media and image viewer jQuery plugin. It's easy to use and feature-rich. Images, videos, inline content, iframes, Flash contents are supported.
jQuery.fluxoModal is a jQuery plug-in similar to lightbox. It can highlight any kind of html element inside an html modal window, blurring the background using html5 canvas, CSS3 animations and a crossbrowser fallback for IE.
Also Picbox WordPress plugin is now available.
By combining support for a wide range of media with gorgeous skins and a user-friendly API, Lightview aims to push the Lightbox concept as far as possible.
ChillBox is a simple, unobtrusive script used to overlay images on top of the current page inspired by Lightbox.
Unlike other lightbox versions, ChillBox does not require the use of images for buttons and is fully rendered using jQuery. ChillBox is fully customisable and you can change the range of options to create a unique version of ChillBox that works with a website theme.
EasyBox is a lightbox clone based on the light-weight Slimbox2 script. It offers a variety of additional features such as:– displaying YouTube and Vimeo videos,
rlightbox is a jQuery UI mediabox that can display many types of content such as images, YouTube and Vimeo videos. It has many unique features like Panorama and Live Re-size. Like other jQuery UI widgets, it is ThemeRoller ready.
prettyPhoto is a jQuery lightbox clone. Not only does it support images, it also support for videos, flash, YouTube, iframes and ajax. It’s a full blown media lightbox. It also comes with useful APIs so prettyPhoto can be launched from nearly anywhere.
jQuery LightBox Plugin is simple, elegant, unobtrusive, no need extra markup and is used to overlay images on the current page through the power and flexibility of jQuery´s selector. lightBox is a plugin for jQuery and it was inspired in Lightbox JS.