# [texhax] Figure caption

Philip G. Ratcliffe philip.ratcliffe at uninsubria.it
Fri Nov 7 10:36:23 CET 2008

> In two-column format, LaTeX insists on putting the caption in
> the second column when the figure falls in the first one.
> Even if I leave plenty of space, it's just filled up with
> other material from the document. How can I make all of this
> stick together (besides dropping the [h]) ?
>
> \begin{figure}[h]
> \includegraphics[width=2in,height=1.5in]{concept_E.eps}
> \caption{Basic concept of atomic nanofabrication.\label{fg:concept}}
> \end{figure}

This is certainly not standard behaviour.  Alas, as is often the case, you
provide no minimal example nor do you mention what class or packages you are
using; my crystal ball's at the polishers right so I'm afraid I can't help.

Cheers,  Phil