Is it possible to show image in GitHub markdown without it automatically wrapping it in a link to "full version"?

It does so even for small icons and logos, which is rather annoying.

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Best answer I could come up with is wrapping the image in


which besides having an additional DOM element works great.

Edit: <a href="#"></a> works as well but the image retains cursor: pointer.

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    with a tag, it has link to raw image, and with href="#" attribute it point to the beginning of the page. not a good solution for me.
    – logoff
    Apr 13, 2015 at 9:21

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