Once, when taking photographs in a large hectic city I was stopped by a woman who, in a somewhat perplexed manner, asked me what I was photographing. A squirrel, I replied. The woman, surprised, couldn't see a squirrel anywhere. Nevertheless, she nodded in satisfaction and went on her way.

— Torsten Schuman

Editors' note: We discovered this photographer and his work at the excellent Circulation(s) Festival of young European photographic talents showing in Paris in 2015. Discover more new, inspiring photography every day from cultures around the world at lensculture.com, on Facebook and Twitter as well as on Instagram.