imageobject — A wrapper for image data and its associated meta-information


Content Model

imageobject ::=


An ImageObject is a wrapper containing ImageData and its associated meta-information.

If the SVG Module is used, ImageObject can also contain the svg:svg element.

Processing expectations

May be formatted inline or as a displayed block, depending on context. It might not be rendered at all, depending on its placement within a MediaObject or InlineMediaObject and the constraints on the publishing system. For a more detailed description of the semantics involved, see MediaObject.


These elements contain imageobject: imageobjectco, inlinemediaobject, mediaobject.


The following elements occur in imageobject: imagedata, info (, svg:*.

See Also

audioobject, caption, inlinemediaobject, mediaobject, textobject, videoobject


<article xmlns=''>
<title>Example imageobject</title>

    <imagedata fileref="figures/eiffeltower.eps" format="EPS"/>
    <imagedata fileref="figures/eiffeltower.png" format="PNG"/>
    <phrase>The Eiffel Tower</phrase>
  <!-- FIXME: get caption back -->
  <!-- <caption>
   <para>Designed by Gustave Eiffel in 1889, The Eiffel Tower is one of the
most widely recognized buildings in the world.
  </caption> -->

The Eiffel Tower


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