Ted Padova is the author of more than 30 computer books, including Adobe Acrobat PDF Bible, versions 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9; PDF Forms Using Acrobat and LiveCycle Designer Bible; Color Management for Digital Photographers Only; Color Management for Digital Photographers For Dummies; Photoshop Elements 8 For Dummies; PowerPoint 2007 Just the Steps For Dummies; Illustrator Illuminated; and Adobe Reader 7 Revealed.
Ted was involved in PostScript imaging for more than a decade and started a computer service bureau in 1990 in Ventura, California. He retired as CEO and managing partner of The Image Source Digital Imaging and Photo Finishing Centers of Thousand Oaks and Ventura, California, in 2004.
He currently is involved in helping third-world nations develop electronic workflows for automating online government forms processing. He continues to spend additional time writing and speaking nationally and internationally on Acrobat PDF forms, eGovernment, and digital imaging.