In the template for the Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science the guideline PDF states:
Preferably the images should be enclosed as PostScript files – best as EPS data using the
My question is simply "are they serious about this?" From what I know,
epsfig is an old package and it is better to use
graphicx instead. I have even found comments on this very page that it is better to use
I usually use the pdfLaTeX compiler for my writing as it most directly gives me what I want. I now have two questions for you:
- In your experience, is it really necessary to use EPS images? It is much easier to use PDFs and use pdfLaTeX than making EPS files and going to PDF via PS.
- Is it really necessary to use the ancient