Image overlay effect on hover using css | Sanwebcorner

Image overlay effect on hover using css

The image overlay effect  is another most commonly used hover effect for images. this will done by simple css and html code. Creating overlay effect is very simple to do using css. This is one of the better effect to show the image different manner in webpages.


Simple Overlay Effect:

In this example i show you how to create simple overlay effect with caption animation , The caption animation will comes from different  sides like left, right, top, bottom, top left, top right, bottom left and bottom right. You can able to see this caption animation along with the image overlay effect in the demo page. Please click the demo link below and check this example. The overlay effect i used in black color you may change the background color according to your wish. Check out the below simple html and css code for this effect. I hope this post is very useful.

Code for Image overlay effect on hover 

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en" >
<head>
<meta charset="UTF-8">
<title>Simple Image Overlay Effects on Hover</title>
</head>

<body>
<h1 class="main-title">Simple image overlay hover effects</h1>

<div class="container">
<h3 class="title">Text fadeIn bottom</h3>
<div class="content">
<a href="#" target="_blank">
<div class="content-overlay"></div>
<img class="content-image" src="image-overlay-effect.jpg">
<div class="content-details fadeIn-bottom">
<h3 class="content-title">This is a title</h3>
<p class="content-text">This is a short description</p>
</div>
</a>
</div>
</div>

<div class="container">
<h3 class="title">Text fadeIn top</h3>
<div class="content">
<a href="#" target="_blank">
<div class="content-overlay"></div>
<img class="content-image" src="image-overlay-effect.jpg">
<div class="content-details fadeIn-top">
<h3>This is a title</h3>
<p>This is a short description</p>
</div>
</a>
</div>
</div>

<div class="container">
<h3 class="title">Text fadeIn left</h3>
<div class="content">
<a href="#" target="_blank">
<div class="content-overlay"></div>
<img class="content-image" src="image-overlay-effect.jpg">
<div class="content-details fadeIn-left">
<h3>This is a title</h3>
<p>This is a short description</p>
</div>
</a>
</div>
</div>

<div class="container">
<h3 class="title">Text fadeIn right</h3>
<div class="content">
<a href="#" target="_blank">
<div class="content-overlay"></div>
<img class="content-image" src="image-overlay-effect.jpg">
<div class="content-details fadeIn-right">
<h3>This is a title</h3>
<p>This is a short description</p>
</div>
</a>
</div>
</div>

<div class="container">
<h3 class="title">Text fadeIn top left</h3>
<div class="content">
<a href="#" target="_blank">
<div class="content-overlay"></div>
<img class="content-image" src="image-overlay-effect.jpg">
<div class="content-details fadeIn-top fadeIn-left">
<h3>This is a title</h3>
<p>This is a short description</p>
</div>
</a>
</div>
</div>

<div class="container">
<h3 class="title">Text fadeIn top right</h3>
<div class="content">
<a href="#" target="_blank">
<div class="content-overlay"></div>
<img class="content-image" src="image-overlay-effect.jpg">
<div class="content-details fadeIn-top fadeIn-right">
<h3>This is a title</h3>
<p>This is a short description</p>
</div>
</a>
</div>
</div>

<div class="container">
<h3 class="title">Text fadeIn bottom left</h3>
<div class="content">
<a href="#" target="_blank">
<div class="content-overlay"></div>
<img class="content-image" src="image-overlay-effect.jpg">
<div class="content-details fadeIn-bottom fadeIn-left">
<h3>This is a title</h3>
<p>This is a short description</p>
</div>
</a>
</div>
</div>

<div class="container">
<h3 class="title">Text fadeIn bottom right</h3>
<div class="content">
<a href="#" target="_blank">
<div class="content-overlay"></div>
<img class="content-image" src="image-overlay-effect.jpg">
<div class="content-details fadeIn-bottom fadeIn-right">
<h3>This is a title</h3>
<p>This is a short description</p>
</div>
</a>
</div>
</div>
</body>
</html>

Css code for overlay Effect

*, *:before, *:after{
  margin: 0;
  padding: 0;
  -webkit-box-sizing: border-box;
  -moz-box-sizing:border-box;
  box-sizing: border-box;
}

body{
  background: #000;
  font-size: 16px;
  font-family: 'Raleway', sans-serif;
}



.main-title{
  color:#fff;
  text-align: center;
  text-transform: capitalize;
  padding: 0.7em 0;
}

.container{
  padding: 1em 0;
  float: left;
  width: 50%;
}
@media screen and (max-width: 640px){
  .container{
    display: block;
    width: 100%;
  }
}

@media screen and (min-width: 900px){
  .container{
    width: 33.33333%;
  }
}

.container .title{
  color: #fff;
  text-align: center;
  margin-bottom: 10px;
}

.content {
  position: relative;
  width: 90%;
  max-width: 400px;
  margin: auto;
  overflow: hidden;
}

.content .content-overlay {
  background: rgba(0,0,0,0.7);
  position: absolute;
  height: 99%;
  width: 100%;
  left: 0;
  top: 0;
  bottom: 0;
  right: 0;
  opacity: 0;
  -webkit-transition: all 0.4s ease-in-out 0s;
  -moz-transition: all 0.4s ease-in-out 0s;
  transition: all 0.4s ease-in-out 0s;
}

.content:hover .content-overlay{
  opacity: 1;
}

.content-image{
  width: 100%;
}

.content-details {
  position: absolute;
  text-align: center;
  padding-left: 1em;
  padding-right: 1em;
  width: 100%;
  top: 50%;
  left: 50%;
  opacity: 0;
  -webkit-transform: translate(-50%, -50%);
  -moz-transform: translate(-50%, -50%);
  transform: translate(-50%, -50%);
  -webkit-transition: all 0.3s ease-in-out 0s;
  -moz-transition: all 0.3s ease-in-out 0s;
  transition: all 0.3s ease-in-out 0s;
}

.content:hover .content-details{
  top: 50%;
  left: 50%;
  opacity: 1;
}

.content-details h3{
  color: #fff;
  font-weight: 500;
  letter-spacing: 0.15em;
  margin-bottom: 0.5em;
  text-transform: uppercase;
}

.content-details p{
  color: #fff;
  font-size: 0.8em;
}

.fadeIn-bottom{
  top: 80%;
}

.fadeIn-top{
  top: 20%;
}

.fadeIn-left{
  left: 20%;
}

.fadeIn-right{
  left: 80%;
}