QuesTec Debuts TennisProView at the ATP Tour World Championship

Deer Park, N.Y. Friday, December 11, 1998 - QuesTec Imaging, Inc. (QuesTec), (NASD-BB: QSTI), and Live Motion Company (LMC) of Wiesbaden, Germany announce the debut of TennisProViewTM on ZDF National German Television, during this year’s ATP Tour World Championship from Hannover, Germany. Using QuesTec’s TennisProView system, LMC (who has the exclusive European distribution rights for QuesTec products) produced almost 4 minutes of on-air serve analysis and virtual replays during this year’s tournament. ZDF aired TennisProView for their pre-match, match and post-match coverage of the ATP Tour World Championship. The television audience was treated to a new and unique perspective of the types of serves, various speeds, match patterns and Aces. During ZDF’s pre-match programming for the finals, TennisProView was utilized to display and animate a virtual replay of all Pete Sampras’ 15 Aces during his loss in the semi-finals to Alex Corretja. ZDF was one of many networks which evaluated TennisProView last summer in Hamburg, Germany during the Davis Cup. In addition to Sampras and Corretja, the ATP Tour World Championship Tournament field of players included Marcelo Rios, Carlos Moya, Andre Agassi, Tim Henman, Karol Kucera, Greg Rusedski, Yevgeny Kafelnikov and Albert Costa.

This was LMC’s first televised production featuring QuesTec’s sports analysis and virtual replay broadcast enhancement technology. QuesTec and LMC signed a strategic alliance agreement on June 10, 1998 for the research, development and distribution of a virtual replay, broadcast enhancement system for the sport of tennis. In addition to the ATP Tour World Championship, LMC handles TV-production for as many as fifteen tennis tournaments a year, which has included the Davis Cup, the Compaq Grand Slam and Wimbledon.

As stipulated in the June 10th agreement, QuesTec will retain the exclusive distribution rights throughout North America, the Caribbean and Bermuda, while LMC will retain exclusive distribution rights for Europe, Dubai and the United Arab Emirates. Due to the high speeds reached by the ball during tennis serves, innovative new technology has been developed by Atlantic Aerospace Electronics Corporation (AAEC) of Waltham, Massachusetts for the tracking mechanism of the system. AAEC’s director of software engineering, Paul Baim, was also present during the first few days of the tournament to supervise the installation process and ensure proper data collection for additional development and system enhancement. LMC principals Felix Marggraff and Heiko Schweim are distributing TennisProView, as well as QuesTec’s GolfProView in Europe under the company name of 101 Images.

"This new tennis application is being marketed for $25,000 U.S. per event, with projected revenues for licensing fees, royalty fees and product services to be about $2.5 million for the next two (2) years. Our recent partnership with AAEC makes this and other new product releases a near term reality. The ability to leverage the experience, know-how and technology of AAEC, LMC and QuesTec has significantly raised the standards for sports analysis, computer visualization and virtual replay systems," said Mike Russo, President of QuesTec.

QuesTec develops and markets proprietary software systems that capture, render, and display real-time graphic simulations that can be applied to sports entertainment, display media, business and industry.


For more information on QuesTec Imaging, Inc. contact Mike Russo at (631) 243-1880 or visit


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its contents and forward looking statements. Michael Russo - President

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