Have you ever found yourself looking for a simple slideshow plugin that also includes the display of image captions? Look no further because WP-Cycle Plus Captions is the Wordpress plugin your looking for. This is a modified version of the WP-Cycle plugin by Nathan Rice which includes changes by Chris Grab and myself.
The WP-Cycle Plus Captions plugin allows you to upload images from your computer, which will then be used to generate a jQuery Cycle Plugin slideshow.
Each image can be given a URL, the active image will then work just like your basic text link. The slideshow is set to pause when the user hovers over the slideshow images, giving them ample time to click the link.
Now each image can now be assigned a caption. Each caption will display below its parent image as they rotate