Slidesh
Step 1: Open your webpage and paste the following code anywhere between <body> and </body>:

<!---------------------------------------------->
<!-- START OF CODE FOR THE SLIDESHOW -->
<!---------------------------------------------->

<!-- CONFIGURATION OF TEXT-STYLE STARTS HERE -->
<style>
.textstyle {
                /* style attributes for the comments */
                font-family:Arial;
                font-size:8pt;
                color:#aaaaaa;
                background-color:#FFFFFF;
                text-align:center;
                vertical-align:middle;
}
.boxstyle{
                /* style attributes for the slideshow-box */
                overflow:hidden;
                border-style:solid;
                border-width:1px;
                border-color:white;

                /* shadow for Firefox */
                -moz-box-shadow: 5px 5px 8px #AAAAAA;

                /* shadow for Safari and Chrome */
                -webkit-box-shadow: 5px 5px 8px #AAAAAA;

                /* shadow for Opera */
                box-shadow: 5px 5px 5px #AAAAAA;

                /* shadow for Internet Explorer */
                filter: progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.Shadow(Strength=5, Direction=135, Color='#AAAAAA');
}
</style>
<!-- CONFIGURATION OF TEXT-STYLE ENDS HERE -->

<script>
// CREDITS:
// Slideshow with a combination of tranparency and blur effect
// Permission given to use the script provided that this notice remains as is.
// IMPORTANT:
// If you add this script to a script-library or script-archive
// where this script will be running.
/////////////////////////////////////////////////
// START OF SCRIPT-CONFIGURATION /////////
/////////////////////////////////////////////////

var imgurl= new Array()
// Your images. Add as many images as you like
imgurl[0]="sample1.jpg"
imgurl[1]="sample2.jpg"
imgurl[2]="sample3.jpg"
imgurl[3]="sample4.jpg"

var imglink= new Array()
// Add the links corresponding to the images above. Enter "#" if you don't want to add a link
imglink[0]="http://"
imglink[1]="http://"
imglink[2]="#"
imglink[3]="http://www.google.com"

var message=new Array()
// Add the messages corresponding to the images above
message[0]="Do you love Mary?"
message[1]="I like Nina as well!"
message[2]="Tonight I'll date Gina, tough"
message[3]="Don't tell granny, please!"

// Set the number of bluring layers. A high value will stretch the transition effect
var number_blur_layers=30

// Set the width of image, pixels
var img_width=200

// Set the height of images, pixels
var img_height=150

// Set the height of textbox below image, pixels
var text_height=25

// Set the stillstand, seconds
var pause=2

/////////////////////////////////////////////////
// END OF SCRIPT-CONFIGURATION /////////
/////////////////////////////////////////////////

// Do not edit below this line

var i_span=number_blur_layers-1
var i_opacity=1
var i_imgurl=0
var timer
var low_range=0
var high_range=12
var total_height=img_height+text_height
pause*=1000
var ie=document.all?1:0

function sharpen(){
                if (i_span>=1) {
                                document.getElementById('span'+i_span).style.visibility="hidden"
                                if (ie) {
                                                document.getElementById('span0').filters.alpha.opacity=i_opacity
                                }
                                else {
                                                document.getElementById('span0').style.opacity=i_opacity/100
                                }
                                i_span--
                                i_opacity+=100/number_blur_layers
                               
                                timer=setTimeout("sharpen()",30)
                }
                else {
                                document.getElementById('textbox').innerHTML="<table cellpadding=0 cellspacing=0 height="+text_height+" width="+img_width+"><tr><td class='textstyle'>"+message[i_imgurl]+"</td></tr></table>"
                                document.getElementById('span0').style.visibility="visible"
                                clearTimeout(timer)
                                i_span=1
                                i_imgurl++
                                if (i_imgurl>=imgurl.length) {i_imgurl=0}
                                i_opacity=100
                                timer=setTimeout("doblur()",pause)
                }
}


function doblur(){
                if (i_span<number_blur_layers) {
                                document.getElementById('textbox').innerHTML=""
                                document.getElementById('span'+i_span).innerHTML="<img src='"+imgurl[i_imgurl]+"'>"
                                document.getElementById('span'+i_span).style.visibility="visible"
                                if (ie) {
                                                document.getElementById('span0').filters.alpha.opacity=i_opacity
                                }
                                else {
                                                document.getElementById('span0').style.opacity=i_opacity/100
                                }
                                i_opacity-=100/number_blur_layers
                                i_span++
                                timer=setTimeout("doblur()",30)
                }
                else {
                                document.getElementById('span0').innerHTML="<a href='"+imglink[i_imgurl]+"'><img src='"+imgurl[i_imgurl]+"' border=0></a>"
                                clearTimeout(timer)
                                i_span=number_blur_layers-1
                                i_opacity=0
                                sharpen()
                }
}

document.write("<div id='roof' class='boxstyle' style='position:relative; width:"+img_width+"px; height:"+total_height+"px;overflow:hidden;'>")
document.write("<div id='span0' style='position:absolute;top:0px;left:0px;filter:alpha(opacity=0);opacity:0;'><a href="+imglink[0]+"><img src='"+imgurl[0]+"' border=0></a></div>")
for (i=1;i<number_blur_layers;i++) {
                var x_ran=(Math.round(Math.random()*high_range)+low_range)-(high_range/2)
                var y_ran=(Math.round(Math.random()*high_range)+low_range)-(high_range/2)
    document.write("<div id='span"+i+"' class='ticker' style='position:absolute;top:"+y_ran+"px;left:"+x_ran+"px;filter:alpha(opacity=2);opacity:0.02;'><img src='"+imgurl[0]+"'></div>")
}
document.write("<div id='textbox' class='textstyle' style='position:absolute;top:"+img_height+"px;left:0px;height:"+text_height+"px;width:"+img_width+"px;'><table height="+text_height+" width="+img_width+"><tr><td class='textstyle'>"+message[0]+"</td></tr></table></div>")
document.write("</div")

window.onload=sharpen

</script>

<!---------------------------------------------->
<!-- END OF CODE FOR THE SLIDESHOW -->
<!---------------------------------------------->

Step 2: Configure the text-style and boxstyle on top of the code (within the style-tags). Then go on top of the script code and configure the images, the messages, the links, the width and the height of the slideshow.