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I'm using this code for showing an image in landscape mode:


\caption{DVA part of the Use Case \ref{sec:use_case_2}.}


This causes the output to have a blank page immediately after the rotated page containing the image.

It seems that using landscape causes a page break, is it true?

How can I prevent this behaviour?

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landscape won't leave a blank page but it causes a page break. You can use afterpage to avoid the white space produced thereby. –  Harish Kumar Nov 27 '12 at 15:32
Never ever include a figure in landscape! –  Stephan Lehmke Nov 27 '12 at 15:36
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landscape will not produce blank pages but cause a page break where it is introduced. This will result in undesired white space in the previous page. This can be avoided by using the afterpage package:


\caption{DVA part of the Use Case \ref{sec:use_case_2}.}


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can you explain me what is the \lipsum command doing?thks in advance –  Matteo Nov 27 '12 at 15:59
@Matteo It's just filler en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lipsum –  David Carlisle Nov 27 '12 at 16:53
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