An image caption is small piece of text which gives information about the image you will use in Google docs. In Google docs there is no built-in feature to add image caption directly, but you can use some tactics to solve your problem.
3 Ways to add image captions in Google docs. You can add photo caption by using Inline, Add-on and by using Drawing.
Add image caption in Google docs through Inline
Click an image in which you want to add caption. Now select inline from the below menu as shown in below image and write your captions
Use an Add-ons in Google docs
There is an add-on name as Caption Maker. You can install a caption maker and add image captions. This tool helps you to add caption for images, drawings, and tables.
Add image caption from drawing
With the help of Text box in Google docs you can add caption under the image. Follow below steps
Go to Menu -> Insert -> Drawing.
Click Image button and Upload your image from computer in Google docs
Click the Textbox button from the menu.
Draw the textbox below your image, write your text there as shown in below screenshot.
You can adjust the font size, color, etc.