An apocalypse is not in the air, there is even a logical explanation for the eerie image, the of „Google Street View“ was recorded. The army of the undead actually consists of various scarecrows, all part of the artwork „The Silent People“ are near the town Suomussalmsind in Finland. Each scarecrow is made of wood, with a head made of peat.
The project was curious of artist Reijo Kela and now comprises over 1000 Figures. Why Kela has set the scarecrows, probably remains for always a mystery. According to the Internet portal Atlas Obscura is the artist no statement, to every visitor instead be inspired themselves and form their own opinion.
For a brief moment of anxiety, the troop makes for a majority of onlookers yet. „In the morning, with light behind them, this motionless army appears grumpy, even threatening,“ quotes the DailyStar a visitor. But as soon as the sun lights up the face of the undead, to a collection of monsters a fun, are colorful group, tells the onlookers.