I use the caption package for its possibility to reduce the figure and table caption margin and was happy with it. However, I just found out that it also causes some unwanted changes to the caption spacing.
My problem is best described with pictures. Here you can see the spacing of the caption with the caption package:
And now without the caption package:
As you can see in the images, the package either messes up the spacing of the figure or table, depending if I use it or not.
This is the code that I use:
Any ideas how I can prevent this inconsistency?