Keston De Coteau
Keystone Productions, founded by Keston De Coteau in 2010, is an award-winning videography company combining creativity and quality customer service. Clients include regional musicians, business owners, and event organizers. In November (2012), we received the Baltimore Crown Award for Videographer of the Year. On August 23, 2011, our first short film, Intimidation, about bullying and its impact on Baltimore City youth and families, premiered at The Charles Theater to a large audience, which included actor Robert Chew of the former HBO television series, The Wire. Keystone Productions partnered with REDirection Media and Innovative Visions on the project. Keystone Productions’ body of work now encompasses more than 140 videos, ranging from promotional pieces for small business owners to music videos, coverage of large and small events, and photography (portrait, fashion, etc.). Current projects include music, event, and promotional/commerical videos. Keston De Coteau, CEO & Founder: Unwilling to allow his creativity to wither away in the office, Keston De Coteau left an eleven-year career in health care, marketing and client relations to build Keystone Productions.The innate ability to think introspectively and strategically help him collaborate with a range of clients from businesses in the private and non-profit sectors (Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Chesapeake, Salvation Army, etc.) to regional musicians (Grammy-nominated Baltimorean Maysa Leaks, Marcell Russell, etc.) and event organizers. Keston is adept at seeing projects through from pre-production to directing, shooting, and editing. His work has appeared on ESPN, ABC, and internationally via music websites such as Sonic Soul. Keston serves as a mentor with Youth Advocate Programs, Inc., and teaches students the art of photography through the BELL Program. He studied marketing at Morgan State University but considers himself a lifelong student, working diligently to hone his craft. Keston is a proud husband and father; his daughter, Naima, brings endless joy.
Music Videos, Portraits