# Image plotting¶

gammapy.image provides a few helper functions and classes to create publication-quality images.

## Colormaps¶

The following example shows how to plot images using colormaps that are commonly used in gamma-ray astronomy (colormap_hess and colormap_milagro).

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## Multi-panel Galactic plane survey image plots¶

The following example shows how to plot a very wide Galactic plane survey image by splitting it into multiple panels using the MapPanelPlotter class.

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