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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Vince cable tv backs Church intends to ‘compete’ with Wonga

The Business assistant Vince cable tv has actually reinforced an idea because of the Archbishop of Canterbury to force the net lender Wonga bankrupt – by fighting against it.

‘Took it really’

Payday enterprises supply brief financial loans, typically at highest rates of interest, and have come implicated of top men and women into a lot more personal debt.

Archbishop Welby, a former financier exactly who sits from the Parliamentary percentage on Banking expectations, enjoys previously lobbied for a limit on higher rates charged by creditors.

“we believed to your quite bluntly that ‘we’re maybe not in the industry when trying to legislate your of life; we’re wanting to contend your out-of presence’.”

Mr Damelin later said: “There is shared value, some differing viewpoints and a gathering of heads on many big problems.

“regarding competitors point, we constantly anticipate new techniques that provide men a fuller group of choices to fix their own economic difficulties. I am all for much better consumer solution.”

Unique unions

Earlier on this month, Archbishop Welby launched a new credit score rating union aimed at clergy and church staff members. Credit score rating unions recharge their own customers lower interest rates to borrow money.

BBC religious affairs correspondent Robert Pigott stated the archbishop’s strategy was to visit many of the 500 independent creditors and tell them, “We are going to make it easier to by allowing you get access to the structures and knowledge”.

The correspondent mentioned the Church would not run the companies but would assist them to and enable these to work with their properties.

The guy additionally mentioned it was quite possible that in the future visitors could go to chapel if they needed to borrow money.

“places of worship are actually getting used as libraries and stores and blog post workplaces. Its part of a wider pattern for churches in an attempt to much more connected to people’s daily physical lives.”

‘Irresponsible credit’

The relationship of British credit score rating Unions mentioned it was a smart idea to utilize the skills among church congregations to assist credit score rating unions grow.

“We think truly accelerate and ease which pulls visitors to payday loan providers, maybe not the short-term nature regarding the loans. The actual quantity of loans that are rolled more than shows the way the short-term nature associated with the items is in by itself perhaps not inside desires of customers – before the high interest fees tend to be included on,” they said.

“Credit unions have been shown as cost effective in britain market as much as about ?’??2,000, and several will fit lender rates for higher importance financial loans also. They provide sensibly and make certain payment conditions include affordable when it comes down to borrower.”

However, the relationship approved that credit unions could would most to take on payday lenders, by enhancing online solutions and speedy choices on debts.

In April, the federal government launched a financial investment of ?’??36m in credit unions, to enable them to promote an alternative choice to payday lenders.

Wonga has said they charges about 1% every day on the customers debts, which are temporary, as well as a small amount.

“The Archbishop was a great people, with this talks including the continuing future of banking and financial solutions on the appearing digital community,” Mr Damelin said.

“On his suggestions for contending with our team, Wonga embraces opposition from any one-fourth that offers the customer deeper option in efficiently managing their own financial affairs.”

Tighter settings

“Everyone requires usage of financial and credit score rating places when you look at the modern world and thus we allowed any help for all the credit unions, which we see as subservient to brief loan providers,” said Russell Hamblin-Boone, chief executive on the CFA.

“large criteria and accountable lending were our view phrase and I have written towards the Archbishop pursuing a gathering to share the character of alternate finance.”

At a business summit in Whitehall final thirty days loan providers had been advised they may face stronger handles, such as restrictions on amount of loans which can be removed and a cap throughout the total cost of credit https://1hrtitleloans.com/payday-loans-ca/.

The steps can be regarded because of the economic Conduct expert, which officially gets control of legislation with the industry from after that April.

Asked about Archbishop Welby’s opinions, Chancellor George Osborne mentioned: “We are now regulating [the payday] industry. Im all-in favor of credit score rating unions and all types of more networks to allow households in order to get credit score rating. I want to read as many alternatives for families as you possibly can.”

The guy drawn outside of the club’s pre-season visit to Portugal, saying he had been perhaps not ready to promote the pay day loan company, citing their faith, and alternatively provided to put on an unbranded remove.