# [kramdown-users] Graphics for LaTeX

Michael Franzl michaelfranzl at gmx.at
Mon Jul 5 07:04:33 EDT 2010

On 07/05/2010 11:05 AM, Thomas Leitner wrote:
> Images are currently included using \includegraphics. What would be
> the benefit of using the figure environment? Would there be a problem
> with images used between text parts?

The benefit would be that the supplied image text is not lost. It would
be placed as caption above or below the image.

Usually the caption is below the image, like this:

\begin{figure}
\includegraphics{image.jpg}
\caption{alt text}
\end{figure}

Michael