Images

Images can be a great supplement to technical documentation text. Sphinx provides control for their alignment in the content, as well as the ability to add captions.

Basic Usage

.. image:: https://source.unsplash.com/200x200/daily?cute+animals

This is from reStructuredText.
https://source.unsplash.com/200x200/daily?cute+animals

This is from reStructuredText.

![](https://source.unsplash.com/200x200/daily?cute+animals)

This is from Markdown.

This is from Markdown.

Alignment

.. image:: https://source.unsplash.com/200x200/daily?cute+animals
   :align: center

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https://source.unsplash.com/200x200/daily?cute+animals

This is from reStructuredText.

```{image} https://source.unsplash.com/200x200/daily?cute+animals
:align: center
```

This is from Markdown.
https://source.unsplash.com/200x200/daily?cute+animals

This is from Markdown.

Captions

.. figure:: https://source.unsplash.com/200x200/daily?cute+animals

    This is a captioned image, which needs the "figure" directive.

This is from reStructuredText.
https://source.unsplash.com/200x200/daily?cute+animals

This is a captioned image, which needs the “figure” directive.

This is from reStructuredText.

```{figure} https://source.unsplash.com/200x200/daily?cute+animals
This is a captioned image, which needs the "figure" directive.
```

This is from Markdown.
https://source.unsplash.com/200x200/daily?cute+animals

This is a captioned image, which needs the “figure” directive.

This is from Markdown.