Launches Podcast Series on Wednesday started a new podcast series that offers tips and insights from the authors of its online tutorials. Garrick Chow hosts the free podcasts, the first of which cover Flash, After Effects, Photoshop and Final Cut Pro.

The Web site said in a statement that it expects the series to "keep subscribers up-to-date on breaking news and upcoming events in the graphic design, photography, audio/video, and Web design industries. The series also presents weekly updates about lynda.comis newest training titles."

Subscriptions to Lynda.comis Online Training Library start at US$25 per month. More than 160 titles, as well as over 11,000 movie clips, are available.