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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Through the years a number of women have written me to tell me reading this article site enjoys helped them understand the measures of a shy man these people were pursuing. With that in mind I thought I’d play the role of much more beneficial and create a complete article outlining exactly what it’s like to be a person that’s truly timid and inexperienced with ladies. Right at the end we bring multiple ideas on what to do if there’s a shy man that you know you find attractive.

Blended, the factors below describe some guy that is actually, truly inhibited and uncomfortable around females. Not absolutely all shy men handle conditions that intense or are going to have every characteristic connect with all of them. As with every additional publishing on this web site, the points listed here are from a mixture of my own personal event and reports i have stumble on of just how timid boys say they believe.

In addition composed a follow up for this article on a few of jswipe-app the unique dilemmas bashful ladies struggle with.

Bashful men are really anxious around girls

I’ll split this down further under, however their main problem is that they are only truly anxious, afraid, and restricted around female. The majority of boys bring a tiny bit nervous if they have to inquire about a woman aside, take action to kiss their, and even consult with her the very first time. However when a man is really shy his anxiety is located at an even in which they generally avoids him from undertaking any of those facts. Its legitimately stronger, not at all something where they are able to take a-deep breathing and drive by. Occasionally this anxiety shows up since the actual warning signs of anxiousness. At other times it’s a lot more of an effective, paralyzing doubt. Like they understand how they want to respond, but it is like a low profile power area was avoiding all of them from this.

Timid guys are specially anxious about conversing with girls they can be contemplating

This can suggest feeling too anxious to start out a discussion with an appealing complete stranger they have merely seen at a party. It can be longer term. Some shy guys, particularly more youthful ones, have had a crush on somebody consistently and also have never ever worked up the neurological to speak with the girl. The casual energy that somebody they stylish talks to all of them initially they often become as well flustered, additionally the resulting quick dialogue is comprised of some stuttered half-coherent responses on the component.

That is not to say a bashful chap won’t be in a position to talk with people he is into, but it’s fairly rare. They generally simply will not get anxious around this lady for whatever strange reason. At more energy they can force on their own to do it, nonetheless’re a total mess within the whole energy.

They can be capable “hook them up”, not “knock them all the way down”

One challenge which can plague shyer men is sometimes their stress doesn’t appear once they initial satisfy a lady, but returns to chew them immediately after. At first they are able to be removed as relaxed and pleasant while making an excellent impact, however falter if the bet see larger. This is because when they first run into that woman she is brand-new and they haven’t got for you personally to overthink points and develop any stressed thoughts on her. They will arrive away from the connection feelings passionate and optimistic about in which points may lead.

  • He is as well nervous to speak with the woman once again
  • He do speak with the woman, it is such a withdrawn, evident wreck that she is not curious
  • He talks to her, but is too stressed as themselves, eventually ends up acting like a goofball, and shoots himself in the foot
  • He’s very anxious that at this instant moment leaking out the anxious problems requires precedence over other things, in which he works impolite, strange, aloof to deliberately sabotage their odds

This ‘setting them upwards, yet not following through’ situation can happen to several degrees. The foremost is whenever a man merely sees a female around from time to time and makes self-confident eye contact together with her. She looks drawn and fascinated and like she actually is waiting around for him to means the girl. The guy sees this, gets stressed, and not conjures in the guts to dicuss to the lady.

Another version occurs when some guy incurs a lady, state because he randomly rests beside their in a lecture, chats to their for a bit, and arrives off better. She seems interested. Go into the force. He cannot work-up the neurological to speak with this lady another energy. A third example may be anything more drawn-out, like a guy provides a number of discussions with a female he not really looked at as more than anyone friendly to talk to. He sees she may seem like she is getting interested in your, and he blows factors after.

They truly are stressed about inquiring girls out

Sometimes some guy will be able to speak with a lady he’s into, typically because the circumstances place them together and so the onus wasn’t on your to approach any person. If the guy wants someone he will often feeling too stressed to inquire about her completely and face the awkwardness and chance of rejection that requires. He might never receive this lady on a date, or put it off so long that by the time he really does as soon as has gone by.

They can be stressed about producing a step

Despite every one of the above stacked against him, a shyer, inexperienced chap will sometimes have sufficient issues run their way that he’s going to land in a situation in which he is alone with a female features the opportunity to “make an action” (e.g., hug the woman, place his arm around her, etc.). Unsurprisingly, they are really anxious and unwilling concerning this and. Exact same general pain and danger of rejection.