I was mooching around doing some shots at St Pancras station and was listening to the public piano. There was an amazing guy playing and I loved the movement of his hands so fired off several shots in rapid succession and thought this one looked amazing. The shape and control shown by his hands - look at the careful poise of the nearer hand as heat beats out a rhythm on the keys. The farther hand was mid action ready to beat the keyboard again. There is a graceful arc and demonstrate years of practice. He was playing for pleasure and clearly derived a huge amount out of it. Behind the keyboard he had a persona, larger than life. He finished, picked up his bag and shuffled off, beige coat over arm. Just another face in the crowd.

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