{graphics} is about inclusion of external graphic files in your document. For questions about vector graphics created programmatically inside a (La)TeX document, use {diagrams} instead, or preferably the tag for specific packages like {tikz-pgf}, {pstricks}, or {metapost}.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (3)

0
votes
0answers
10 views

Possibilty to ref link different areas of an image to different labels?

I do have a diagram as an image. There are described different components which are later described and marked with \label tags. Can I ref link different areas/sections of one image to different ...
1
vote
1answer
38 views

Drawing Graph of Markov Chain with “Patches” using Tikz

First time using Tikz. Haven't found any documentation on drawing graphs like these, so I have been reading other examples and trying to modify their code to fit my example. I am trying to reproduce ...
2
votes
0answers
35 views

How do I get a straight line in \begin{tikzpicture}[decoration=Koch snowflake]?

The following code \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.fractals} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=3,decoration=Koch snowflake] ...
16
votes
4answers
431 views

Crop jpeg into circular tikz node

\documentclass[demo]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node[circle,draw,inner sep=2cm]{\includegraphics{myimage.jpg}}; \end{tikzpicture} ...
46
votes
8answers
17k views

What graphics packages are there for creating graphics in LaTeX documents?

What packages do you use and recommend for creating graphics in your LaTeX documents? As this is a community wiki post, please add your package to the accepted answer (or add a comment, and ...
0
votes
0answers
49 views

How to do “Medicinal Plant Fact Sheet” in LaTeX [on hold]

I want to write a document about medical herbs in LaTeX, and I want to insert Medicinal Plant Fact Sheets. I want something like . Or like this thank you!
6
votes
0answers
65 views
+100

Union of Paths in MetaPost

I'd like to compute the union of a collection of outlines in MetaPost. I'm aware of the buildcycle macro (in combination with cutbefore and cutafter). However, that macro is not very useful because I ...
6
votes
2answers
45 views

Arrange three images (with an own caption for each) in two rows using subfig package

I would like to arrange three figures like this: a long one on the left and two smaller square ones right to it (above each other). All three images need to have a separate caption. I am using the ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Enhancing images

Can someone please help me with enhancing images and increasing dpi in Latex? I have come a long way, but took FOREVER to figure out how to format a table, and then format equations and matrices - I ...
1
vote
1answer
57 views

create pdf figures from pdf_tex and pdf files

I am writing an academic article and I saved all my figures in svg format. Then I converted (after a few cosmetic stuffs) it to pdf_tex/pdf so that they fit the paper . The problem is that my editor ...
2
votes
0answers
21 views

image position problem

I have a problem with images positioning. I dont know why but latex puts the last figure on a new page. I want it all at the same page. And I cant find what is wrong. Here is my code: ...
1
vote
1answer
75 views

Opacity of images in TikZ with beamer

I'm creating some slides and want to integrate a (pixel) graphic in a TikZ picture with opacity less than 1. I expect this code to work: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz,graphicx} ...
1
vote
3answers
204 views

An image side by side in latex

I would like to have two figures side by side in my document. I found an example on here with the following code \begin{figure} \centering \begin{minipage}{.5\linewidth} \centering ...
182
votes
16answers
68k views

How to include SVG diagrams in LaTeX?

I'm making all my diagrams in SVG format using Inkscape and then I export them to some other format (e.g. PDF, EPS or PNG). I wrote a short script that does this for me automatically, but I'd like to ...
0
votes
0answers
61 views

How to get Latex formula in inkscape on mac?

I am using Inkscape version 0.48.2 on Mavericks OS X. I have to add latex formulas in some of the images but when I tried it through Extensions > Render > couldn't find the option there. After going ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Rendering a pdf in a different location, from a standalone tex-file that combines several chapters [duplicate]

I've seen a lot of these questions, but in my search I haven't managed to find an answer to my problem. I am building a directory system for simple use, where I have divided the first folder into ...
2
votes
1answer
30 views

Pagefilling pictures resulting in blank page before the next chapter

I've got a question in regards to pictures and chapters. It happened a few times now to me (like in the example below) that I have 1 or 2 pictures that fill up a page that suddenly the chapter ...
7
votes
2answers
91 views

How to place an image in a chapter title (perfectly centered)

Before to begin, I know about: \chapter{My Chapter Title\hfill\includegraphics{image}} But it's not what I'm searching. I want the following result: Next are all the methods I tried (and their ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

I'm not able to add a figure

sorry if my english is not perfect, I'm writing in latex but I've a problem ... this is my code: \documentclass[a4paper,10 pt]{report} \usepackage[italian]{babel} ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Landscape and header formatting

Hello I am really new at this. I am trying to represent a .pdf with the following specifications: -a4 papper -orientation: landscape -Special header with three divisions -after header divide in 4 ...
1
vote
0answers
17 views

Align text in multiple rotated multicolumns

I have a table with figures and rotated text in the first two columns. I don't understand 2 issues: How I can align and especially center the text? With the images I included (all same size and ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

Unexpected behaviour of two independent *.png files with transparency [closed]

Expected behaviour: preserve transparency for all included *.png files. Screenshots of transparent "chessboards" Note that both HTML (in Firefox browser, at least) as well as a standard image viewer ...
2
votes
0answers
39 views

align text and figure on same line [duplicate]

my problem is to align text and figure on the same line. I got the basics from this link placed below (placing of tiger). But i was not able to put a caption and label to the figure as figure ...
41
votes
3answers
60k views

Scale image to page width?

I use \inclugraphics[scale=TRYING TO GUESS THE NUMBER FOR PAGE WIDTH]{...} but I find this errorsome, is there some ready flag to set the image to page width? I usually use PNG and JPG photos.
1
vote
1answer
38 views

Starting a picture at the left position and enlarging it to fill the whole page [duplicate]

I'm having an image which I need to display so that it takes up most of a page (the total width of the page to be exact). The picture itself has a larger width than height and is so big in width that ...
1
vote
1answer
96 views

DVItoPDF gives an error

I have previously compiled my tex file with images, and everything worked alright. Lastly, I have changed only the text in my tex file and when compiling the pdf I received in error of DVItoPDF due to ...
2
votes
4answers
60 views

Centering an image vertically

I'm currently having a few problems with centering an image on a page (both vertically and horizontally) while enlarging the image so that it is taking the whole width of the page. I'm managing to ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

How to write c# programing on adobe page maker document file (.PMD)? [closed]

I have a .PMD (Adobe Page Maker Document) file which contains mathematical formulas along with text. I want to read data from .PMD file using c#.net, and then store it into database. My initial goal ...
5
votes
2answers
89 views

How to Access Files Outside of Current Direcory

I have a simple question. How do I access files outside of my current directory in LaTeX? I have a project that I am updating and saving each day's version in a separate folder. I would like to ...
3
votes
2answers
49 views

Unexpected behavior of arraystretch and figures in table cell

Using the graphicx and the includegraphics command, I want to place a figure in a table cell. In addition, I use the arraystretch command the increase the padding of cells. Unfortunately, I get a ...
4
votes
1answer
46 views

Arbitrary positioning in math mode without size restriction

In the MWE below, are all general methods, of achieving arbitrarily shifting of symbols up or down or left or right in math mode, represented? If yes, that is the answer. If no, what good methods are ...
2
votes
1answer
59 views

Is there a way in latex to put hotspots on an image that link to chapters?

I would like to insert an overview image (visualizing a timeline) that shows different chapters of a book. When somebody hovers over the image, I would like to show a tooltip ("Go to Chapter 3") that ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Figures on the left (even) page of a book

There are some more postings on this topic but I've found no working/satisfying solution for my problem. Some solutions work well for figures spread over the whole document. For me it is much more ...
3
votes
1answer
70 views

Given a 3x4 table of images, how do I make all the images the same size and remove vertical space so the table looks seamless?

I'm using a table to format a series of images. My goal is to create an image array where the transition from one figure to the next is seamless i.e. no white space anywhere. My problem is that the ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

Ipe extensions (ipelets)

I'm using ipe to draw a lot of figures and I find out that I can, for example, plot some functions. What extensions do you use in Ipe? There are some already installed when we download it, but are ...
2
votes
1answer
22 views

How to keep image file extension when exporting LyX to LaTeX

With the workflow: LyX -> LaTeX -> ePub (via pandoc) And I'm having a problem where an image filename included in LyX (say "image.jpg") will be converted into "image" (no extension) in LaTeX. pandoc ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

Graphics: Moving Images and aligning with text

So currently I have this code written out: \begin{figure}[ht!] \includegraphics[width=60mm, scale=0.3]{titanium-distillation-vessel.jpg} \caption{Argon Vessel, containing TiCl$_{4}$ and Mg} ...
3
votes
2answers
190 views

How can I import a picture of the format graphml into LaTeX?

I have to import a picture into LaTeX which is in the format graphml created using yEd. I would like to avoid converting it in a .pdf since then LaTeX would import the whole A4 page. Could you help ...
1
vote
2answers
75 views

Vector graphics format

I have noticed that the PDF of some of the books have vector graphics with tranparancy feature, which is very illustrative. Could someone tell me what the format of these graphics could be? I was ...
5
votes
2answers
80 views

Dotted line between nodes in two graphs

I need to create some match graphs for my masters thesis report, something like the following: I have found something called PG 3.0 that can make the graphs, but i do not know how to make the dotted ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Inserting B/W .jpg image causes image to be entirely black [duplicate]

I am working with .jpg images that are all B/W. Here is an example image I am using: and here is what I am using to put the image into my document: \begin{figure}[!htb] \centering ...
6
votes
3answers
13k views

How to shift graphics/adjust placement of figure with \includegraphics

I composed a diagram that takes up the entire sheet of paper in landscape mode, called diagram.tex (compiled it to generate pdf). I'm trying to include that into an article, but only half of it is ...
9
votes
1answer
347 views

Correct pronunciation of graphicx?

I know that this question may be not in the main stream, but it is the matter of communication. We have LaTeX graphic packages graphics (s as standard) and graphicx (x as extended). I am thinking ...
4
votes
2answers
50 views

LaTeX graphic[sx] package with eplain fails with driver dvipdfmx

According to UK TeX FAQ, in order to get bounding box support (with .xbb and .bb files) with dvipdfm[x] and non-eps graphics files, one must specify the driver as in: \usepackage[dvipdfmx]{graphicx} ...
1
vote
1answer
54 views

Convert eps figure to grayscale without removing white space around the figure

I use eps2eps command followed by pscol command which convert color eps to grayscale. But this combination remove white space around the figure (which is probably done by eps2eps command). Directly ...
6
votes
2answers
21k views

Scalebox - knowing how much it scales

I am relatively new to LaTeX and I was playing around with figures and came across the scalebox command. This apparently lets you scale a graph that you create or import into your LaTeX document by a ...
7
votes
1answer
278 views

What generically CANNOT be compiled inside an equation environment?

Certain macros or whole environments which are themselves not equations, like whole tikz diagrams can be placed in the equation environment and compile. For example Diagram displayed as an equation ...
6
votes
2answers
835 views

How to add a scalebar to an image

I'm trying to figure out how best to add scale bars to my images, such as in these wondeful snowflake images (the full size image is a bit large, but it's the best example of what I'm trying to do): ...
2
votes
2answers
94 views

Previous half of page left blank when floating figure

I have a document where I wish to have a block of text then my figure then a block of text below that. I have tried using the [H] option along with the float package. While this does what I want it is ...
3
votes
3answers
248 views

How do I make my document look like this?

I want my document to look like this. It is an extract from the Calculus solutions book by James Stewart. I would like to know something about the following: fonts (I guess Times New Roman was ...