how can i insert photo to a graph location

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Hello all,
i try to insert a photo to axes in GUI. In these axes, only the image will be seen but the axis of the graph will not be visible. how can I do that?
if handles.POP_photo == 2
axes(handles.photo);
imshow('asd.jpg');
end
thanks
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Voss
Voss on 23 Jan 2022
Doesn't imshow() do it?
ax1 = subplot(2,1,1);
ax2 = subplot(2,1,2);
axes(ax1);
imshow('Saturn_Hexagon.png'); % image showing in ax1; no lines or ticks showing in ax1

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Cris LaPierre
Cris LaPierre on 23 Jan 2022
This is the default behavior when displaying an image in an axes. You can turn the axis back on using the following syntax: axis(handles.axes1,'on')
Here's an example of equivalent steps outside of a gui.
img = imread('peppers.png');
imshow(img)
axis on
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Image Analyst
Image Analyst on 24 Jan 2022
axis('on', 'image'); % Show tick marks and tick labels.
axis('off', 'image'); % Hide tick marks and tick labels.

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Image Analyst
Image Analyst on 24 Jan 2022
To put an image onto a graph, see this demo:
% Draw a small image inset in the upper right corner of a larger plot.
% Ref: https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/answers/60376-how-to-make-an-inset-of-matlab-figure-inside-the-figure#comment_654093
clc; % Clear the command window.
close all; % Close all figures (except those of imtool.)
clear; % Erase all existing variables. Or clearvars if you want.
%workspace; % Make sure the workspace panel is showing.
format long g;
format compact;
fontSize = 18;
x = linspace(0, 1);
y1 = sin(2*pi*x);
%figure(1)
% plot on large axes
plot(x, y1, 'LineWidth', 2)
grid on;
ax1 = gca; % Store handle to axes 1.
% Create smaller axes in top right, and plot on it
% Store handle to axes 2 in ax2.
ax2 = axes('Position',[.6 .6 .3 .3])
ax2 =
Axes with properties: XLim: [0 1] YLim: [0 1] XScale: 'linear' YScale: 'linear' GridLineStyle: '-' Position: [0.6 0.6 0.3 0.3] Units: 'normalized' Show all properties
box on;
fileName = 'peppers.png';
rgbImage = imread(fileName);
imshow(rgbImage);
axis('on', 'image');
% Now draw something back on axis 1
hold(ax1, 'on'); % Don't blow away existing curve.
y2 = cos(2*pi*x/0.7);
plot(ax1, x, y2, 'r-', 'LineWidth', 2);
Other demos for insets are attached.

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