I think she took this one in Montepulciano, but I'm not sure. Hopefully she will let me know! I love the play of light and shadow, and the promise of something wonderful at the end of the road.
I used seven actions from Greater than Gatsby to get the color I wanted, then finished up with a tutorial on the use of "dissolve" mode in Photoshop. I never did understand the purpose of that mode, but it works with this shot!