[texhax] Subfigure Help

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Tue May 24 17:09:40 CEST 2011

Thomas wrote, On 2011-05-24 04:22:
> Hello,
> In a paper I was a coauthor on, the journal did some nifty formatting with our subfigures to make it look like (http://dl.dropbox.com/u/46194/Screen%20shot%202011-05-23%20at%209.12.39%20PM.png) but I can't figure out for the life of me how they did it. Using commands like
> \begin{figure}
> \centering
> \mbox{\subfigure{\includegraphics[width=3in]{Sector2_S1.jpg}}\quad
> \subfigure{\includegraphics[width=3in]{Sector2_S1.jpg} }}
> \caption{Text pertaining to both graphs ...} \label{fig12}
> \end{figure}
> I was able to create the figures that were side by side but I was unfortunately unable to prevent them from obscuring the text as seen (http://dl.dropbox.com/u/46194/Screen%20shot%202011-05-23%20at%209.21.19%20PM.png) and I was wondering how I make the text wrap around the image. Any help would be very much appreciated.
> Best,
> Thomas

it is not wrapped. It is just a float the spans two columns

try the figure* environment instead of figure



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