Dave von Fintel

Filmmaker/Photographer specializing in Aerial Cinematography


  • Filmmaker specializing in Aerial Cinematography2014 - Present

    Kansas City, MO

    I'm taking my creative skills to new heights - piloting a UAV to produce dramatic aerial video/photo solutions as well as producing & editing conventional video for a variety of industries.

  • Freelance Creative Director2012 - 2014


  • Web Development Director2004 - 2012

    Rockhurst University

  • Creative Director1999 - 2004

    Rockhurst University

  • Art Director1998 - 1999

    Rockhurst University

  • Graphic Designer1997 - 1998

    GB Design


  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Graphic Design1991 - 1996

    University of Missouri

  • Graphic Design, Photography & Video Production1995 - 1996

    University of Tasmania School of Art, Australia


  • “Dave has exceptional skills as a designer and web developer. As his supervisor for several years, I found him to be a joy to work with, and a great team player. He is a problem-solver who finds a solution to every challenge. I would not hesitate to hire him again.”

    Rosita McCoy, Senior VP - KU Endowment Association

  • “I’ve had the pleasure of working with Dave on many projects. He’s always able to bring a fresh perspective to every job. His positive personality and openness to trying new things, makes working with him a very fun & collaborative event.”

    Mark McDonald, Owner - Mark McDonald Photography

  • “I worked with Dave for several years while employed at gb Design. Dave and I collaborated on a variety of design projects and I always found him to be easy to work with and valued the ideas and professionalism he brought to the table. Since that time, my agency has had the pleasure to work with Dave and his team at Rockhurst as a vendor providing online development solutions and consulting to Rockhurst University. Dave continues to provide impressive direction and management skills to the projects we have conducted with him and his team.”

    Ryan Lorei, Owner - Voltage Creative

  • “In the seven years Dave and I worked together, I watched him consistently come up with effective, creative solutions for various print, web and video projects. He stays on top of design trends and web standards, and everything he touches looks refined and professional. He has exceptional talent and lots of ideas, which made him a valuable member of our team.”

    Jamie Swearingen, UX Copywriter - Garmin International

  • “I have hired Dave may times for his expert graphic design services, and have also brought him in as a consultant on several high profile web design and development projects. Dave's ability to listen to my client's needs, and his ability to translate their ideas into reality are second to none.”

    Matt Couch, Real Estate Analyst - Hopkins Appraisal Services


  • • CASE (Council for Advancement and Support of Education): Silver Award
- '09, Excellence in Multimedia: Single Web Page (Ready for Rockhurst) 
- Bronze - '02, Rockhurst University Alumni Magazine 
- Silver - '01, Rockhurst University Alumni Magazine
 - Gold - '00, Rockhurst University Alumni Magazine Cover 
- Silver - '00, Rockhurst University Campus Banners 
• Web Marketing Association's Web Awards Judge - '08 
• JAA (Jesuit Advancement Administrators): '06 - Award of Merit: Multimedia, Admission Pages 
• Internet Advertising Competition '05 - Best Education Integrated Ad Campaign - Rockhurst Website 
• Center for Digital Education: '05 Best of the Web 2nd place, Rockhurst University 
• Web Marketing Association: '05 Best Education Internet Advertising Award, Rockhurst University 
• American Association of Webmasters: '04 Silver Award, Rockhurst University 
• Mead Papers: Certificate of Excellence in the Graphic Arts - Rockhurst University, 1999 Annual Report

Visit Instagram/davevonfintel for frequently updated shots. Some of my work features footage that may be purchased as stock video or photo.


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13 relationship applications to evaluate Because Extra was every thing


You could have heard they whispered about among their small celeb (or climber which social friends: Raya is just an “exclusive” application expected to hold semi-famous individuals from the riffraff on dating apps for Normals. That exclusivity simply means all customers were vetted through credit cards applicatoin treatment by having an inventory definitely waiting you will be like, Bradley Cooper oops, too quickly?). If you are luckily enough to understand some body currently about the program, they could recommend you to definitely expedite their wishing treatment. If not, all the best .!

Hookups or connections?: Hookups (with hot individuals)

Understanding great if you enjoy the idea of making around with small celebs or hate the idea of ever before kissing a frequent person once more, have ye to Raya about this.

Whatever you may nothing can beat: Yeah, Raya try “for celebs,” however if you find yourself considering it’s your own the answer to fulfilling Chris Martin, you may be out bundle of money. Some famouses need here, but like, mega greatest Hollywood people. They either don’t have any importance of applications or are employing one we mortals never have heard bout.


Actually already been phone call at people someplace, seen a cutie, become consequently paralyzed with anxiety you simply cannot actually walk-up and state hello, after which missing residence and feverishly attempted to select said cutie on line? Happn is in fact to suit your needs. The offer let me reveal to show you to individuals you have “crossed routes with” the app is actually location-based. Every time you pass by another Happn person, their particular profile appears regarding feed.

Hookups or connections?: Both.

What’s big they more straightforward to fulfill people you could have never ever seen, but should have about it: Happn produces. Also, you almost certainly bring things that are few normal with a person who frequents the exact same places when you.

All you may well not like: and though Happn cannot reveal the target or such a thing insane similar to this, there’s sort other of a creepiness factor to seeing every one of the confronts your crossed paths with in one-day.


Specially well-known your large global specific base, Badoo at first began being a dating-based social networking web site in fact it is now pretty purely an app which dating. Accessible in greater than 190 regions, one can find matches centered on that’s towards you, search for associates a distance, or just merely swipe whilst would on Tinder.

Hookups or connections?: Both, but this does develop something definitely great helping worldwide hookups.

What is big you are able to fit with others throughout the entire world about any of it. Once you’ve got a large journey that will be intercontinental, see prior to the online game and fulfill (adorable) guides before also get rid of. Furthermore, like Hinge, Badoo posseses an attribute definitely anti-ghosting. Boo!

Whatever you cannot fancy: this program possesses great deal of qualities. If you’re much more into correct programs which can be swipe-based simply wish to be viewed individuals closer, Badoo maybe overwhelming.


Wants a matchmaker but can not buy one? Test Wingman rather. This application enables friends and family discover matches for your needs. Thus, they were able to enroll becoming a wingman, build a profile subsequently for your needs (or the other way around).

Hookups or relationships?: interactions, and soon you really would really like family and friends locating the after pal that will be fuck you.

Something big about any of it: when your friends tend to be constantly creating any swiping in your case at dinner anyhow, Wingman makes it much simpler (you do not have also be sitting near both IRL in order for them to end up as your online matchmaker). Additionally, exactly what a test that will be great of: Should your BFF can not successfully set you right up, who can?

That which you may well not fancy: that’s a simple solution to understand how a lot friends and family undoubtedly know it means you, very capture that chances for what. Regulation freaks additionally is practically not fans of giving all the stamina inside their appreciation lives around some body more.


Geared toward “open-minded partners and singles,” Feeld is generally considered to be the threesome program. Yet, the collection of sex identities and sexuality that’s super-specific understand this a fantastic applications for finding exactly the type connection you happen to be into.

Hookups or connections? Hookups, or a poly that is long-term threesome scenario.

Precisely what is great about that: this can be possibly the best possible low-key hookup application. Users can specify desires and interests about pages to increase compatibility. If, condition, you may be a solitary one who’s toying around with installing with a few, Feeld is in your case.

Everything you may nothing like: if you should be seeking a lasting, monogamous commitment, you are probably much better made available from another software.


Stated in France, whenever simply a slow connection applications that only reveals customers one potential match daily. The idea is the fact that people spend means continuously energy on matchmaking apps, and everybody must certanly be swiping smarter, less.

Hookups or affairs?: Relations.

What’s big your actually can’t waste time swiping, because there are no swipes to be had about this: people that are passing away to break the worst practice of mindlessly swiping from the chair will love When.

That which you cannot including: This truly isn’t with regards to chronically impatient as well as for those who are bad of offering lower size Tinder communications to the hopes of conclusions a hookup, stat.