Last modified on 19 March 2012, at 20:45

LaTeX/caption.tex

% caption.tex - Examples of how Latex handles captions within floats
 
% Andrew Roberts - September 2003
 
\documentclass[english]{article}
 
\usepackage{times}
\usepackage{babel}
\usepackage{graphicx}
 
\begin{document}
 
\title{Latex Tutorial 6 (Floats, Figures and Captions) Examples}
\author{Andrew Roberts}
\maketitle
 
\begin{figure}[!htp]
  \caption{A picture of a toucan.}
  \begin{center}
    \includegraphics{toucan.eps}
  \end{center}
\end{figure}
 
\begin{figure}[hbp]
  \begin{center}
    \reflectbox{\includegraphics{toucan.eps}}
  \end{center}
  \caption{A picture of the same toucan looking the other way!}
\end{figure}
 
\begin{table}[htp]
  \begin{center}
    \begin{tabular}{| l c r |}
    \hline
    1 & 2 & 3 \\
    4 & 5 & 6 \\
    7 & 8 & 9 \\
    \hline
    \end{tabular}
  \end{center}
  \caption{A simple table}
\end{table}
 
Notice how the tables and figures have independent counters.
 
\end{document}

This page uses material from Andy Roberts' Getting to grips with LaTeX with permission from the author.