The Divi Builder is a pretty neat plugin that lets you build your pages on the front-end or backend of your website visually. It already comes with a bunch of modules and everything you need to create the perfect website. The Divi Builder Image Hover plugin is also worth a look. It lets you add hover effects on your images.
This plugin has over 35 categories of effects for you to choose from, including fade, slide, reveal, flash, hinge, fold, gradient, circle, and pivot in/out. You can apply multiple styles on your pages. infiwebs is the developer behind this plugin.