[whatwg] image captions

On Jun 28, 2006, at 7:45 PM, Lachlan Hunt wrote:

> A caption doesn't even come close to being a good long description.

Agreed, and conversely, a literal description of the image makes a  
poor caption -- it would be redundant to anyone who can see the  
image. A good caption enhances the content of the image, usually by  
telling the reader/viewer/listener why the image was included in the  

David Walbert
dwalbert at learnnc.org

Received on Wednesday, 28 June 2006 17:02:52 UTC