When the world is driven by passion…
A derelict piano seen on a verandah.

Darlington – inner west Sydney

Image copyright © 2007, Robert Knapman. Copying and displaying or redistribution of this image without permission from the artist is strictly prohibited.


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  • marieancolie
    marieancoliealmost 7 years ago

    A masterpiece Robert.
    I feel as if I could touch the hand playing. Incredibly alive.
    One of very best photos !

  • elenis
    elenisalmost 7 years ago

    Absolutely lovely

  • Robert Knapman
    Robert Knapmanalmost 7 years ago

    Thanks Eleni and thank you too Marie. Great that you like it so much :)) I have been meaning to get back to this pianola since I saw it months ago – today I just happened to be walking past…

  • Marco Britti
    Marco Brittialmost 7 years ago

    cool shot Robert.

  • marijkasworld
    marijkasworldalmost 7 years ago

    Thsi is quite magical

  • Robert Knapman
    Robert Knapmanalmost 7 years ago

    Thanks Marco and hi marijkasworld

  • Christina Norwood
    Christina Norwoodalmost 7 years ago

    Nice shot Robert – sort of like an abandoned house, once full of life (music in this case).

  • Charlotte Morison
    Charlotte Morisonalmost 7 years ago

    And it was worth it! Magnificent shot. it would look great in Sepia too!

  • Robert Knapman
    Robert Knapmanalmost 7 years ago

    Cheers Christina and Charlotte – this is fast becoming one of my faves.)

  • velveteagle
    velveteaglealmost 7 years ago

    Lost notes.. Forgotten days… history of souls.. well done Robert..

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