Use The Sidebar!
Create focus on your image by adding it to the sidebar. Keep it simple and direct. Use this feature to highlight your message and use a direct link.
The T3 template is a common layout that allows flexibility using a Left Nav and/or Right Sidebar when needed. We've added a sidebar to show as an example.
The page you're on at the moment is a T3. Most likely, the majority of editors will use this content type within their section of the site.
Here are some examples of T3 with variations:
Even though you could create a T3 w/o Left Nav or Right Sidebar, it's not recommended as it would be poor usability.