turkey — 2014-04-30T16:24:58-04:00 — #1
jm_roson_bravo — 2014-07-02T16:42:18-04:00 — #2
No special type, just a slide show with auto crop images and thumbnails to the left in this case, and a title (usually linkable) and a description.
It is very common.
brandman — 2014-07-30T12:01:33-04:00 — #3
It's a type of Accordion Slideshow
jm_roson_bravo — 2014-07-30T16:38:19-04:00 — #4
brz0 — 2014-08-09T11:18:34-04:00 — #5
Here is another example of the slideshow effect you are trying to achieve:
You can download the source code and play around with it to create your own from this link also.