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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These two also provide the cutest relationships, while can not assist but swoon at just how attentive Jin Ho is

Private Preferences (2010)

a€?Personal Tastea€? says to the story of Jeon Jin Ho (Lee minute Ho), who, so as to winnings an architectural job quote, wishes to transfer to the architecturally-unique building Sanggojae to higher study it. The girl associated with the architect just who designed the structure is playground Gae In (boy Ye Jin), whom at this time stays in this strengthening. Understanding she would never ever try to let a straight man relocate with her, Jin Ho lies to Gae In and says to the lady he’s homosexual. Cue shameful shenanigans.

We without doubt have experienced a reasonable express of women cross-dressing and pretending that they’re males in dramaland, therefore pretending becoming gay was an undoubtedly various!

Rooftop Prince (2012)

In a€?Rooftop Prince,a€? four peculiar boys dressed up in Joseon-era robes mysteriously appear on playground Ha’s (Han Ji Min) rooftop residence. These four guys turn out to be the Crown Prince Lee Gak (Park Yoochun) and his entourage, who possess moved 300 many years inside potential future. Watching them homeless and puzzled, Park Ha nicely lets them stick to the girl. Together, they unravel the secrets that bind their own history and present fates together.

This is really a fun and beautiful drama to look at, with components of energy travel, rom-com, and puzzle. The early symptoms are hilarious using the view gags from the Power Rangers, and viewing them understanding modern technology (and plumbing system!). Furthermore, who more fist pumped in excitement (and chuckled way too noisy) whenever they finally cut their hair?

Heirs (2013)

With Hallyu actors and idols at helm, it’s no surprise this particular drama ended up being extremely popular across Asia. Moreover, the main number of this drama moves in along maybe not once but double! They earliest move in with each other whenever Eun Sang (playground Shin Hye) are stuck in Ca and Kim bronze (Lee minute Ho) requires her inside. Then when she goes back to Korea, Eun Sang discovers that the lady mom happens to be a live-in housekeeper to…the Kim house!

There is not too much of an appreciate triangle right here because youthful Do (Kim Woo container) functions like a jerk typically. Nevertheless the actors all do good tasks adding their unique figures with a feeling of vulnerability, that people’re sooner or later cheering all of them on, also youthful Do. Additionally the second characters, like Chan immature, Bo Na, Myung Soo, plus the moms are all straight-up scene-stealers!

Its Okay, That Is Admiration (2014)

In a€ uberhorny?It’s Okay, that is really love,a€? Jang Jae Yeol (Jo In Sung) was a novelist and broadcast DJ having obsessive-compulsive ailment. Fascinated by doctor Ji Hae Soo (Gong Hyo Jin), whom the guy meets during a talk tv series, he discovers that she resides in a building which he possess. Incapable of reside in his very own house due to the noise from surrounding construction, the guy chooses to move around in along with her and her merry-band of roommates.

That is a great, great drama who has so much choosing they a€“ great storyline, big cast, and delightful OST! (I’m however playing it at this time!) This is also the crisis that helped me drop incredibly in deep love with the amazing Do Kyungsoo, who we merely belatedly recognized are EXO’s D.O. (squishy D.O. can be so squishy!)

We-all guessed something similar to this was going on, but dang, the goosebumps once we watched they happen on monitor!

Bring It On, Ghost (2016)

An adaption of a well known manhwa, a€?Bring they On, Ghosta€? stars 2PM’s Ok Taecyeon, and Kim So Hyun. Contained in this crisis, Taecyeon’s figure, Bong Pal, is able to discover and combat spirits, that is how the guy comes across wandering spirit Kim Hyun Ji (Kim So Hyun). Assuming that Bong Pal retains the answer to the lady a€?moving on,a€? she convinces your to let the girl move in, and collectively, they come to be ghost-fighting partners. Taecyeon actually the best actor, but this really is one role that meets your very well. He has got extremely sexy chemistry with Kim So Hyun too, which makes this drama a joy to look at.