Lightbox has always been one of the great method to display images without having to refresh a page. Nowadays, with the booming of responsive websites, lightboxes also have evolved to adapt nicely with the trendy responsive layout.
Without further ado, check there out:
Visual LightBox is the only responsive lightbox that comes with a free wizard program to assist you generate cross-browser, responsive, degrade gracefully and lightweight photo galleries easily. It's available as Prototype or jQuery plugin, dozen of themes and allow you to export as Joomla module or WordPress plugin easily.
Modals built with pure CSS, this makes it accessible, cross-browser, media-adaptive, small and fast!
Magnific Popup is a free responsive jQuery lightbox plugin that is focused on performance and providing best experience for user with any device (Zepto.js compatible).
Fresco is a beautiful responsive lightbox. It can be used to create stunning overlays that work great at any screen size, in all browsers on every device.
Chocolat is a jQuery based lightbox plugin to create lightbox gallery easily.
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. Development of rlightbox is discontinued at the moment though.
This is an image-only, responsive, super lightweight, jQuery lightbox plugin.