Talisman is a desktop manager and shell-replacement for Windows 9x/XP/Vista/7. The program lets users design their own desktops and interfaces or choose from hundreds of downloadable themes, which work either atop or as complete shell replacement.
Limages is a mediaplayer and slideshow program that works directly on your desktop. You can place any number of Limages windows in any place on the desktop. The windows can have any size, color and transparency.