/r/BirdsForScale

Photograph via //r/BirdsForScale

Why do so many landscape and fantasy artists include birds in their work? Maybe for scale or perspective, maybe just for kicks. We collect the best examples here!

Birds for Scale

Art where birds give scale or perspective to the size of the subject.


Rules:

  • Include artist name in submission title.
  • Original source is preferred.

Related Subreddits:

  • Races
  • Lands
  • Architecture
  • Monsters
  • Technology
  • Fandoms
  • Misc
  • Friends
  • /r/BirdsForScale

    59,179 Subscribers

    7

    Tall story #28, me, oil on canvas, 2020

    4 Comments
    2024/02/11
    20:20 UTC

    46

    Essence of Antiquity by Caio Monteiro

    1 Comment
    2024/02/10
    17:02 UTC

    56

    Shard Bearer by Minard Maxime (Istrandar)

    1 Comment
    2024/02/09
    10:49 UTC

    57

    A Flap of Wings by Earl Lan

    1 Comment
    2024/02/08
    16:14 UTC

    24

    The Walker by Juan Arrabal (Dragolisco)

    1 Comment
    2024/02/06
    13:17 UTC

    23

    "Iceland Exploration" by worldofgaur (ME)

    1 Comment
    2024/02/01
    19:19 UTC

    57

    You are not welcome by Alessandro Ferrario

    1 Comment
    2024/02/01
    10:54 UTC

    26

    UNESCO - Floating Island by Diogo Sampaio

    1 Comment
    2024/02/01
    00:52 UTC

    16

    The birds are pretty tiny given the scale I'm going for, but I promise they're there

    0 Comments
    2024/01/31
    22:01 UTC

    43

    Dragonlord Ojutai by Chase Stone

    1 Comment
    2024/01/30
    14:35 UTC

    78

    Howling Moon by Karl Lindberg

    1 Comment
    2024/01/29
    12:45 UTC

    24

    "Giant's Whisper" by Semi Neural (ME)

    0 Comments
    2024/01/27
    10:36 UTC

    8

    Jackpot! (blessed luck), me, oil on canvas, 2022

    0 Comments
    2024/01/26
    20:17 UTC

    94

    小练习 (practice) by 星空 (zhangboamv)

    2 Comments
    2024/01/26
    18:37 UTC

    30

    Dragon by Pablo Fernandez

    1 Comment
    2024/01/26
    13:12 UTC

    49

    Colossus by Wei Guan

    2 Comments
    2024/01/24
    12:17 UTC

    29

    No title, me Steven Beercock, oil on canvas, 2022

    1 Comment
    2024/01/19
    17:25 UTC

    37

    Kukulcan | YUCATAN by Karl Fitzgerald

    1 Comment
    2024/01/19
    12:01 UTC

    8

    Branching out, me, oil on canvas, 2023

    0 Comments
    2024/01/18
    20:45 UTC

    17

    Stay in bed, me, oil on canvas, 2021

    0 Comments
    2024/01/15
    14:56 UTC

    59

    Tifeo the Titan by Davide Frisoni

    1 Comment
    2024/01/13
    10:43 UTC

    56

    Tranquil Evening by Marceau Nakayama

    1 Comment
    2024/01/10
    18:13 UTC

    36

    Guardian by Kirk Quilaquil (Ninjatic)

    1 Comment
    2024/01/09
    11:52 UTC

    2

    Perch

    1 Comment
    2024/01/08
    00:00 UTC

    84

    Shhh! me, oil on canvas, 2024

    2 Comments
    2024/01/07
    14:07 UTC

    55

    Summit Sanctum by Chris Falkenberg

    1 Comment
    2024/01/05
    18:55 UTC

    115

    Elemental by Stefan Koidl

    1 Comment
    2024/01/04
    13:13 UTC

    54

    New World by Ken Barthelmey

    1 Comment
    2024/01/03
    13:18 UTC

    104

    Time to Head South by Sally Gottschalk (Nigreda)

    1 Comment
    2023/12/31
    12:32 UTC

    56

    The Storm Giant by Przemek Gul (Telmand)

    1 Comment
    2023/12/30
    11:48 UTC

    Back To Top