L5 - Image Captions

Issue Definition

Image Captions can be a useful support for providing users more informative content or to explain/detail image’s content. However, Captions are often skipped by the subjects.

Guideline Text

  1. Captions should be appropriate
            1.a Self-explanatory images should not require an accompanying Caption
  1. Captions should be informative and salient
            2.a Information reported should be relevant in order to better understand the image or to provide supplementary information
  1. Captions should be readable and easily comprehensible
            3.a Wording should be accurate. Clarity is mandatory