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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If you believe disappointed caused by some thing one did on a romantic date with you

cannot take a look at the very first reason which comes to your attention. Record three reasoned explanations why the individual have completed what he or she did. After that read the record. Perhaps you have discussed any explanations that place you in a poor light? Maybe you’ve integrated any that have nothing at all to do with your? If you don’t, you will need to consider another reason that contains regarding other activities when you look at the person’s life besides your.

Relationship Log

The intention of this worksheet is to reflect on just how some one you may be dating/in a partnership with affects the anxiety.

From 1 to 8 (with 8 = totally true), just how real will you become these comments include?

  • We usually wish that their unique emotions in my situation tend to be as strong as my personal attitude for him/her
  • Personally I think i’m giving over I am receiving within relationship
  • They make me both happy and extremely sad
  • We spend much time examining my commitment using them, weighing it inside my head
  • I will be desperate to see them virtually every time
  • My pals and operate are becoming never as interest of late
  • I am abnormally moody
  • I see “warning signs but Im wanting to dismiss them
  • I believe a tender associated with the cardio (an area for the middle side for fling the upper body) when I’m unclear the way they feel about myself
  • I find my self checking on their particular profile or other social media often
  • Personally I think showing my personal wants would press or scare all of them out

Extreme Anxiety Activity

If for example the results tend to be higher these optional activities can help you explore your emotions a lot more

Biased Expectations Worksheet

  • What is the at-risk scenario?
  • Exactly what am We anticipating? What are I anticipating? Precisely what do I discover taking place in this case? What results have always been we leaping to?
  • Exactly how much would i really believe it is going to happen (0-100%)?
  • Just what emotion(s) was I feeling?
  • Speed the concentration of your feelings 0-100%
  • What’s the proof for my personal objectives?
  • What’s the proof against my objectives?
  • How likely is it that everything I have always been wanting will in reality result (0-100percent)?
  • What’s the worst might result?
  • What is the greatest that could result?
  • What’s the almost certainly thing that may take place?
  • How does they hurt me whenever I anticipate the worst?
  • In the event that worst did occur, what could I do to cope?
  • How otherwise could I look at the circumstances?
  • What are the positives in me or the circumstances I am overlooking?
  • What is actually a practical expectation?
  • How much carry out It’s my opinion my personal initial
  • biased expectation now (0-100percent)
  • How terrible tend to be my personal behavior today (0-100percent)

Interaction in interactions

Motivated by If This Is Appreciate Why Do Personally I Think So Insecure?

What exactly are your requirements? Is it possible to place them in concrete phrase? If so push as a result of the following line. Or even proceed to 6

Express sympathy for all the specifications of your own partnerin specific, the requirements that subscribe to the conduct that is difficulty for your family.

In a manner that can earn your lover’s sympathy, display how your partner’s attitude was a challenge available. Avoid installing heavy shame on the partner. Don’t be punitive. Focus on your emotions, not his or her insufficient consideration

Describe concretely the manner in which you need your lover to do something as time goes on, and under exactly what certain situation. Then request a commitmentthat was, a promise to attempt to work as you may have requested.