Photojournalism 101: Writing Captions That Count

Elizabeth Smart who was reunited with her family on March 12 after being kidnapped listens to President Bush speak before signing a wide-ranging package of child safety measures into law in the Rose Garden of the White House, in a Wednesday, April 30, 2003 photo in Washington. The Utah teenager has been named one of People magazine's "50 Most Beautiful People" in its annual issue.

Today's lesson: Always close your captions with your thesis statement. Tomorrow, we'll discuss how image selection can suggest beautiful, browbeaten navet .

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