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Just Bobby - Bob Weir Photographed by Bob Minkin

A project in Novato, CA by Bob Minkin

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A hard cover coffee table book of epic Bob Weir photographs taken over five decades by Grateful Dead photographer Bob Minkin.
Backers: 466
Average Pledge Per Backer: $131

Funded: $60,901 of $25,000
Dates: Oct 12th -> Nov 17th (37 days)
Project By: Bob Minkin
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Latest News

Almost There...

November 15th - via:
Almost at the finish line! Just Bobby Kickstarter campaign ENDS this Wed. 11/17 6am.  Thank you all for helping bring Just Bobby to fruition. You will receive a survey from me through Kickstarter to get your mailing address—you'll be able to... (Read More)

Down to the wire!

November 13th - via:
Due to the tremendous support for this book, I was able to add 40 more pages and increase the page count from 152pp to 192pp! I'm digging through all my archives and finding anmazing previously unpublished images to add to this volume. This... (Read More)

THANK YOU all for helping to bring Just Bobby to realit

November 9th - via:
I'm working on the layout and it's thrilling and sometimes emotional going through all the images I've tken over the years. Here’s couple of spreads from the book as a work-in-progress. I create the page layouts in Adobe InDesign. The top spread... (Read More)

Just Bobby for the Holidays

November 5th - via:
As the physical book Just Bobby won't be ready to wrap and give for the upcoming holidays, I created a set of holiday cards for you to give your friends and loved ones so they'll  know that their copy of Just Bobby has been preordered for them.... (Read More)

Over 300 backers so far

November 3rd - via:
Grateful to all of you to help make Just Bobby a reality.  I'm working on editing images and will be expanding the original page count! Kickstarter campaign runs for another two weeks so please share with any of the Dead Heads in your life. Have a... (Read More)

Wow!! Added over 50 new pledges since yesterday!!

October 28th - via:
Just Bobby is rocking!! I will be adding more pages to the book. Up from the original 152pp to probably around 184pp!!  Thanks to ALL of YOU!! Have a great day, Bob FYI, there are less than 30 Deluxe Limited Editions left! Enjoy these photographs... (Read More)

Back from Red Rocks!

October 22nd - via:
Spent two days photographing Dead & Company at the magical Red Rocks and some of those images will make it into Just Bobby. Here are a few photographs, taken under a full moon. Thanks again for your support and helping to spread the word.... (Read More)

We did it!!!

October 17th - via:
Because of YOU, I reached my goal and JUST BOBBY will come to life!! Thank you for your support !! Lets keep this going! Tell your friends.  (Read More)

JUST BOBBY is going to happen!!

October 16th - via:
We're at 92% !! Thanks to ALL of YOU. Please share and tell your friends and let's push this over the top! Happy Birthday Bobby! Here, 40 years ago today on his bday at the Melkweg Club in Amsterdam 10.16.81 Grateful Dead - Melkweg - Amsterdam... (Read More)


October 14th - via:
JUST BOBBY is over 75% funded with over 130 backers after only three days 💥⭐ 💜♠️ We are on target 🎯 Thank you all ‼️ Bob  (Read More)

Over 50% there!!!

October 12th - via:
My heart is full of gratitude for the amazing reception of Just Bobby. Love is real will Not Fade Away!! Thank you all! Bob (Read More)

Incredible Start!!

October 12th - via:
We're on the way, and thank you for jumping aboard and yfor our help in making this book a reality!! Please be sure to share this kickstarter link: with your friends who love Bobby and the Dead. Many Thanks! Bob  (Read More)

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