I would like to place a picture at the bottom of the titlepage and include some text on the picture and above it. As the sample attached demonstrates.
This can be done with the
The command is along the lines of
This will render IMAGE.png in the background in the lower left on the page where you issue the command.
(The comment indicator % is used to prevent newlines and spaces from messing up the picture.)
To achieve text above the picture, typeset your text normally and adjust with