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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21 ideal intimate vacations for people in British Columbia

British Columbia Escape Guidelines

In which carry out I go?

The clear answer is determined by your own top passion. Looking for beaches, hills, islands otherwise museums, theatre, festivals and restaurants? Do you want to unwind in a plush space with a view while enjoying farm-fresh food or is the concept of a vacation remaining energetic and attempting new tasks. In BC, you can have most of these encounters within a very short drive of each different, specifically if you plan forward.

There is certainly a countless chosen recreation, like camping, fly fishing, backcountry trekking, mountain cycling, golfing, ranch vacations, climbing and caving. Vancouver, Whistler, and Victoria would be the renowned tourist destinations in BC, offering the largest choice of tours, plans and housing selection, which range from spending plan to luxury.

Many of the led trips available consist of off-roading and ATVing, skydiving, gliding, horseback riding, ziplining and bungee jumping. When you look at the winter months, the snow capped peaks leave tourists enjoy awesome skiing, snowboarding and backcountry skiing. Whistler Blackcomb is a top-rated skiing hotel for skiers of various age groups and experience degree, from amateur to expert. Visit the the Kootenay Rockies region for cat-skiing and heli-skiing in which the recreation was born. X-country skiers bring either 50 specified nordic skiing areas. Dogsledding and snowshoeing being gaining momentum as winter sports in earlier times several years.

Best ways to Arrive At British Columbia?

Vancouver airport terminal could be the next largest airport in Canada, with aircraft to major urban centers across Canada additionally the U.S., Asia and European countries.

Once you reach Vancouver Airport, grab the SkyTrain – The Canada range to the downtown area Vancouver which requires about 25 minutes and expenses about $9. Cab cost around $30, if you were traveling with children they could be good alternate.

If you’re looking for cheap airfare offers, traveling to Seattle can be a more affordable solution. Vancouver is about a 3-hour drive from Seattle, as the train does take approximately 4 several hours.


Browse Vancouver if you’d like to experience the buzz from the town in addition to the gorgeous nature just moments aside. The downtown area Vancouver has actually a fantastic variety of shops, cafes and diners where you can dine on new local food and chill out with a cappuccino. Stay at the Fairmont Vancouver, located in the heart of Vancouver, or book a bedroom for the city of North Vancouver.

Vancouver may be the third prominent town in Canada and is also frequently ranked as one of the ideal metropolises to reside. The current weather are unpredictable – July through Oct is generally the best time to visit if you’re looking for warm time and less rainfall. In July and August, dona€™t miss out the theater underneath the movie stars which has been a tradition considering that the 40a€™s. Bard from the seashore Shakespeare event is yet another great alternative. Vancouver’s yearly Vancouver satisfaction procession on July 31 brings over 500,000 spectators.

Upmarket rooms in hotels starting at $200 per nights, while mid-range resort hotels starting at $80. Hostels will be the cheapest, beginning around $35. Identify place special during the off-season a€“ you can easily frequently pick offers, family plans, honeymoon specials and other gives at deluxe and additionally budget motels.

The mountains of North Vancouver are simply 15 minutes out, allowing you to embark on an easy hike, walk along side Capilano suspension system connection and journey North Americaa€™s biggest aerial tramway at Grouse hill.


Victoria could be the money of British Columbia, located around the south suggestion of Vancouver Island. Although this was an island destination, you are able to reach it by automobile by taking the automobile ferries. Victoria International Airport, half an hour north of Victoria, supplies lots of aircraft from Vancouver and Seattle, together with immediate routes from san francisco bay area, Calgary, Edmonton and Toronto.

You are able to just take a drift plane or a helicopter from Vancouver with prices starting around $100 each way. Although considerably more pricey, arriving by float plane allows you to see amazing vista of this area therefore the encompassing area.

The easiest way to get around once you are there’s by motorcycle a€“ there’s a lot of areas to rent bicycles as well as the urban area the most bike-friendly on earth.

The town supplies lots of fun things to discover and manage, including family-friendly attractions and tasks:

  • Miniature globe adjacent to the Fairmont Empress lodge are likely to make your children feel leaders, surrounded by 85 little dioramas and exhibits, like fantastic Castles of Europe, the modifying regarding the shield at Buckingham Palace additionally the Great Canadian Railway.
  • You can easily spend a whole trip to the Royal British Columbia Museum that provides diverse exhibits highlighting BCa€™s record and community.
  • Just take a tour of the Victoria Harbour which enable you to bring a unique attitude on the Selkirk Waterway and Inner Harbour.
  • There are many whale seeing businesses that may elevates near citizen Orcas, along with Humpback and Gray sharks throughout their annual migration.
  • Go to the wineries on Saanich Peninsula, a 45 instant drive through the city.

Some other Excellent Places in BC

Come back to this amazing location time after time to know latest places, occasions, festivals, beer, wine and ingredients. Check out more top places to take into consideration for your wskazГіwki dotyczД…ce randek z opryszczkД… travels.

  • Whistler: explore inside winter to ski and snowboard on two hills that provide over 200 works, the largest ski room in united states.
  • Vancouver isle: After checking out Victoria, visit different destinations about area, like Pacific Rim state Park in Tofino, the silent waterfront neighborhood of Sidney and scenic Port Renfrew.
  • Prince Rupert: Located on the orthwest shore of British Columbia, Prince Rupert may be the rainiest town in Canada. There clearly was fantastic deep-sea angling here, with a few angling charters supplying one-day and lengthier activities.
  • Fraser Valley wines Tasting: there are many fantastic vineyards in the region, including Lulu area Winery in Richmond, Lehman Winery in Abbotsford and milieu de Chaberton in Langley.

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