[Tex/LaTex] How to limit the figure caption width


Figure captions seem to wrap at the page width. How could I make them wrap at the figure width instead? Currently, they can easily be mistaken for normal text.

    \begin{tikzpicture} ... \end{tikzpicture}
    \caption{Caption goes here.}

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Best Answer

The caption package provides many enhancements: for example


Reducing the caption to the figure width seems not a good idea in general, particularly if a couple of figures are on the same page or on facing pages. On the other hand reducing the width and maybe the font size can be a good typographical device to isolate them better from the context.

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