Menu Animations and Shadows
BCGControlBar Pro (MFC)
BCGControlBar for .NET
The library provides you with an ability to display menus using animation effects and shadow.
You can choose one of predefined animation styles: Unfold, Slide or Fade and control the animation delay.The menu shadow will be displayed on all supported OSs such as Windows 95 or Windows NT, so your application will have the modern look even under old environments.
Menu shadows with a different Visualization Managers: