Articles of graphics

Controlling subfigure captions and subfigure placement

The following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx, caption, subcaption} \begin{document} This article is about geometrical figures. \begin{figure}[h] \begin{subfigure}[b]{0.4\textwidth} \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{image1_example} \caption{The rectangle is a complicated geometrical figure that has 4 edges and 4 vertices while a star is an even more complex geometrical figure} \end{subfigure} \begin{subfigure}[b]{0.4\textwidth} \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{image2_example} \caption{A simple circle and a spiral} \end{subfigure} \caption{Geometrical figures} \end{figure} \end{document} […]

Help with size of an image for a book

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[papersize={11in,8.5in},margin=0in]{geometry} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \parindent=0pt \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}% \node[anchor=south west, inner sep=0] (X) at (0,0){\includegraphics[width=10in]{ScreenShot}};% \begin{scope}[x={(X.south east)},y={(X.north west)}]% %% This makes all measurements with no units into fractions of the width %% and height of the graphic contained in the node. \fill[fill = white,fill opacity=0.6] ($(X.south west) + (0,1in)$) rectangle ($(X.north east) – (0,1in)$);% \node[text width=10in] […]

Write a letter in LaTex

I’m new to LaTeX and I’m trying to write the letter in attachment. Even if it is so simple, it’s driving me crazy. I’m not able to put the logo only in the first page and not in the others, trying not to let LaTeX put things where he wants and not where I want. […]

4 images on a frame appearing each a a time – fine tuning beamer

I have a figure which consists of 4 plots, Full figure here, and I want to have them appearing one by-one in the presentation (from left to right, top to bottom). I managed to do this by including each plot separately using a combination of \subfloat and \pause: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Cufflinks analysis – SRSF1} \begin{figure}[t] \centering […]

Why can't I scale my image?

I’m using the graphics package and I can insert my graphic into the document without any difficulty, apart from the fact that it’s huge! I am using the following command: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphics} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[b] \centering \includegraphics{cinema} \caption{Fig. 1: Simple Past} \end{figure} \end{document} But when I insert the scaling option: [scale=0.75] etc. It won’t work and […]

Is there an upside-down version of the symbol for $\pi$?

I have been looking at the Comprehensive list of Latex symbols, but can not seem to find an upside-down letter $\pi$. Is there a package that I need to add so that a command like $\copi$ or $\invpi$ or should one create such a symbol manually?

PDF file containing 3D object is not included correctly with \includegraphics

I have a PDF file, containing a 3D object in PRC format. I try to include this into a LaTeX document to be compiled with pdflatex, with the simple source below: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \includegraphics{LC.pdf} \end{document} Running pdflatex (version 3.1415926-2.3-1.40.12, TeX Live 2011) over this does not yield any error or warning, but the PDF […]

How to include graphics with width in the exam class?

I am trying to compose an exam with a figure as part of the question. However, I am having trouble using the standard \includegraphics command with pdflatex. I can not specify the arguments to \includegraphics in the square brackets. If I remove the square bracket (optional arguments), then it compiles without issue. I’ve tried wrapping […]

Black vertical rectangle on left margin

I print my document on A5 paper. I have a template with header and footer. Now, my laserjet printer is spoiling the page by leaving black marks on left margin. How can I draw a black vertical strip of 5 mm width on the left margin to hide these marks?

Mix full-width and half-width figures on a single page

I’m using the IEEEconf class and I would like to put 4 graphics in a single page. Two of them are very large and will occupy two columns, while two of them are small and occupy a single column. How can I obtain the following result? Doing the following will result in all the figures […]