A piano question. Piano experts! ?

I was wondering, can a pianist look at the notes on the staff and immediately tell what note it is without thinking for a second? I started piano 3-4 years back and I'm still slow. But that's because I hardly ever practised. So when you're playing a piece, what di you look at? The keyboard or the piano... show more I was wondering, can a pianist look at the notes on the staff and immediately tell what note it is without thinking for a second? I started piano 3-4 years back and I'm still slow. But that's because I hardly ever practised. So when you're playing a piece, what di you look at? The keyboard or the piano staff? Please answer all the questions listed.
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