Click the lamp button in the address bar (or as Chrome would have it, the omnibar) and the background fades without disappearing entirely; click again and the normal settings are restored. The extension supports YouTube, Picasa and Google Image Search, and is useful if you want distraction-free viewing but don't want to go fullscreen. Turn Off The Lights is a free extension for Chrome only.
Turn Off The Lights Fades The Screen For Better Video Viewing
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