To insert an image into the output there must be a tag or custom marker in the input stream with an attribute containing the location of the image file. The Image tab of the mapping is used to name the attribute and set properties for displaying the image.

Images are treated the same way as text characters. When text and images appear in the same line they all share a common baseline. In the following illustration the baseline is shown in red:

See Third Party software requirements for some additional information about processing images using the EPS, PDF and SVG formats.