Dracarys! Stunning photo of polar bear 'breathing fire' goes viral
A photo of a polar bear 'breathing fire' in the backdrop of a breathtaking icy landscape of the Arctic has gone viral on social media.
The photo which was clicked by wildlife photographer Josh Anon in 2015 has resurfaced online.
"Photographer Josh Anon captured the perfect moment in which the rising sun made this polar bear's backlit breath look like fire," the photo is captioned. Take a look:
Polar bear 'breathing fire'
It appears as if the bear is "breathing out fire". The magical effect was created as the polar bear's breath captured the mild orange light of the rising sun.
The photo has been viewed more than 1.1 million times and has garnered over 27,900 likes.
One user said, "I am so in awe of the patience of some of these amazing photographers. They put in the hours, and we are the ones who get the gift."
Another wrote, "That is spectacular! Thanks to the photographer who captured such a magical moment and shared it!"
A third user added, ''Dracarys'', referring to the command the Targaryens in Game of Thrones use when they want their dragons to breathe fire.
Yet another added, "Oh, no, scientists have created fire-breathing dragon polar bears! The end is nigh for all of humanity!"