Rotating axis labels in Gnuplot

Posted: 27th October 2015 by Tim in Gnuplot
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In gnuplot, labels on the X and Y axes are aligned horizontally by default, and written over the top of each other if the labels are too long. To fix this, you can rotate the labels using the set xtics rotate [by <angle>] [left|right] command. For example, you can rotate x-axis labels by 60 degrees […]

Rotating images in LaTeX

Posted: 19th March 2010 by Tim in LaTeX
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Sometimes you want to display an image sideways if, for example, it’s wider than it is tall. Or sometimes you just want to show images at funny angles. Each to their own. In LaTeX, you can add parameters to the \includegraphics call (See this post on LaTeX figures to see how to add the images). […]

Rotating a Page in LaTeX

Posted: 25th October 2009 by Tim in LaTeX
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Quite often you want to add a table or figure to a document which needs to be on a landscape page. You can use the pdflscape package to rotate single (or multiple) pages. Note that this works with latex as well as pdflatex. For example: \usepackage{pdflscape} … \begin{landscape} \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics{my_figure} \label{fig:my_figure} \caption{My Figure} \end{figure} […]