When comparing height there are a few visual clues we can use to get an idea of height differences between 2 individuals. In this video 'How to guess height' I talk about the basic dimensions of a head and the kind of points like nose/mouth/chin that you could use to estimate how tall somebody looks to you, or if comparing celebrity heights, how tall celebrities look beside each other.
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Antjin said on 8/Oct/16
what would be the height difference between these 2 models?(they are wearing the same type of shoes)
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[Editor Rob: yes they appear a couple of inches apart.]
honey said on 20/May/16
hi rob, i'm 155cm i.e 5'1". can you please tell me what a 185cm or 6'1" person be like if he stands near me? will be waiting for your reply.
[Editor Rob: the top of your head should be a good 2 inches under their chin.]
oliver said on 15/Apr/16
@Rob, I'm 5' 6.5 or 169 cm. What a 180 cm or 5' 11 person be like if he stands close to me?
Thanks if u reply asap.
[Editor Rob: the top of your head will likely be around his eye area.]
James said on 15/Jan/16
How would 5'10" and 6'0" compare? Would the difference be barely noticeable?
[Editor Rob: you would notice it. Typically the 5ft 10 bloke's eyes would be at end of 6ft guys nose.]
Thomas6ft1 said on 2/Nov/15
Awesome page Rob. Thanks for adding a height comparison page. Now it would be cool if there was some kind of height difference comparison chart.