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Male Western Striped Manakin (Machaeropterus striolatus). The Western Striped Manakin is a small species of bird in the Pipridae family. It is found in forests in western Brazil, northeastern Peru, eastern Ecuador, Colombia, and western and southern Venezuela.
The Red-and-yellow Barbet (Trachyphonus erythrocephalus) is a species of African barbet found in eastern Africa. Males have distinctive black, red, and yellow plumage; females and juveniles are similar, but less brightly colored.
This is from a A blog celebrating all fat birds. Its one of the most colorful birds I have ever seen. I love COLORS is about depicting Nature at its most magnificent moment. I have never seen a non Peacock bird with such Rich Blues and yellows. It borders fantasy. I really love the look this picts composition and Depth of field and most certainly this bird. - Source: Bendrix got this from fat-birds.tumblr....