3

I'm using the res class for my resume, but none of the examples show how to add a photo. How do I add a 2x2 photo somewhere in the upper corners without breaking the layout? (I'm using example #2 in the link)

8

Add the following code to the preamble; instead of logo write the name of your photo:

\usepackage{graphicx}
\newcommand{\addphoto}[2]{%
  \smash{%
    \makebox[0pt][l]{%
      \raisebox{#1mm}{%
        \hspace{#2mm}\includegraphics[width=2.5cm]{logo}%
      }%
     }%
  }%
}

Then in the first address write

\address{\addphoto{5}{150}%
  {\bf Present Address} \\
   204 Pawling Avenue \\ Troy, NY 12180  \\
   (518) 273-4617 }

The two arguments to \addphoto are the vertical and horizontal displacements in millimeters. Just play with them until you're satisfied.

0

You can use the textpos package. It's really convenient.
Example: (Put this in preamble)

    \usepackage[absolute]{textpos}
    \setlength{\TPHorizModule}{30mm}
    \setlength{\TPVertModule}{\TPHorizModule}
    \textblockorigin{-6mm}{32mm} % start everything near the top-left corner
    \setlength{\parindent}{0pt}

Then this portion goes in the document

    \begin{textblock}{3}(0,0)
      {\large\bf ABU FAZAL MD SHUMON} \\
      {Address} \\
      {State, Country} \\
      {email} \\
      {\href{url}{link-text}} \\
      {\href{Linkedin URL}{LinkedIn Profile}}
    \end{textblock}

To add picture/image in the upper right corner of the image.

    \begin{tabular}{ L{7cm}  R{5.48cm} }
            &
      \includegraphics[width=0.25\textwidth]{shumon.jpg} \\
    \end{tabular}

Hopefully you would get a decent output towards the end. At least that's I got my purpose served.

0
\begin{tabular}{l <{\raggedleft\arraybackslash}p{50mm}c}

\multirow{4}{*}{ \includegraphics[width=0.15\textwidth, height=30mm]{saeed.jpg}
}\\ &  {Address 1} \\
 & {Street, Country} \\
 & {Tel: }\\
 & {Email:}\\ 
& \\

\end{tabular}
3
  • dont use address for res document
    – hefce
    Aug 24 '15 at 15:09
  • Why not? The documentation allows it.
    – egreg
    Aug 24 '15 at 15:32
  • A full example would be more helpful.
    – user31729
    Aug 24 '15 at 15:36

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.