Design a Photo Organigram in One Breath
You may have designed tons of organigrams(org charts) before, but you may have troubles attaching photos in them. Edraw's vector stencils library "Photo Shapes" includes 14 shapes supporting to insert photo without worry about big photo size.
The photos become a part of the shape after inserted. When you move the chart, the photo will move together with it.
Make Photo Organigram from Templates
Getting started from ready-made templates is surely the easiest and fastest way to construct organigram with photos. Edraw offers you some well-designed templates as shown below.
Steps to Create Photo org Chart
Before Edraw can automatically connect shapes, you need to select the exact library you need. The first step is to choose Organizational Chart from the list of templates on the Home tab. The template opens with the vector stencils library "Photo Shapes". A panel on the top has all the commands you need to design your organigram, including the "Org Chart" tab.
Learn a beginner's guide to organizational chart. Also, we've created a video tutorial to help you get started with Org Chart: Video Tutorial - How to Create an Org Chart, Create an Org Chart with Data
Choosing an Organigram Shape
Select your preferable shape. Drag it onto the drawing page.
Adding Peers and Subordinates
Adding Photos into an Organigram Shape
Communicate more than organizational structure by adding photos for each position. Put a face to that name. With Edraw you can do it in lightning speed. First, select the target position and then click Replace Photo in the floating menu.
As soon as the photo is added, it is glued to the shape and glued with its own floating button. Through this button, you can choose to replace another photo until you are satisfied. And you can also choose whether to keep the photo ratio. By default, the photo is sized automatically to fit the shape size. You can also change its size by dragging the blue control points. Right after you select a photo, the "Picture Format" tab shows. The photo's color, transparency and brightness can all be changed.
To add a name to a shape, just double click in the text block and type. You can also use the [TAB] or arrow keys to navigate to the other shapes and enter the names and titles of the staff reporting directly to the CEO.
Removing a Shape
To delete a position or employee, press the Delete key. The remaining shapes will re-organize themselves automatically.
Create Organigram in Word, Excel and PowerPoint Format
Sharing your organigram with others requires only a single click. To export your photo org chart as PowerPoint file, click the orange export button on the quick access toolbar.
Alternatively, you can export any Edraw visual to PowerPoint, Word, or Excel using the Export & Send command in File menu (on the upper left of your work area).
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