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I have a beamer slide, with some text and some graphics, and I want to superimpose a tikz picture on it. Is that possible?

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Yes, you can do this using the remember picture and overlay options for tikzpicture; a little example:



\begin{frame}{Title Text}

CTAN lion drawing\\ 
by Duane Bibby.

\begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,overlay]
\node[fill=red!20,opacity=0.5,minimum size=7cm,circle] at (current page.center) {};



enter image description here

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perfect! thank you. – kloop Oct 27 '12 at 17:45

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