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.