The online photo-identification matching application for MAHWC allows you to compare fin images across study sites and present potential matches to the relevant contributors for verification. The following presentations will guide you through the basic usage of the application. The online help below describes more details.
Online PhotoID Application for MAHWC is released in March, 2020.
The PhotoID App is available to the community members who need to log in to the site with an account. A login name and initial password for the account will be given by the curator.
There are two ways to log in.
1. Log in to the OBIS-SEAMAP front page at https://seamap.env.duke.edu.
2. Go to [My Data]. Note that [My Data] tab does not exist in the Photo ID application. Please go to the front page when you are on the Photo ID application.
3. In [OBIS-SEAMAP Account] section, enter a new password into [Password] box.
4. Click [Change password].
Given the sensitive information included in the PhotoID Application for the Mid-Atlantic Humpback Whale Catalogs (MAHWC PhotoID App), this application is private to the contributors who are granted the access to the App by the Curator and issued an OBIS-SEAMAP account.
By accepting this document, the user agrees to the following when using MAHWC PhotoID App and going through matching workflow:
Prior to the initial access to the MAHWC PhotoID App, users will communicate with the Curator to get granted to access the App,
The OBIS-SEAMAP account must not be shared with others unless a permission is given by the Curator and the OBIS-SEAMAP manager,
The MAHWC PhotoID App gives no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of these data, images and matching information.
Data and images provided in the MAHWC PhotoID App may not be modified, copied, or distributed to individuals, institutions or organizations outside of the Catalog contributors unless a permission is obtained from the contributor(s).
In all products referring, explicitly or peripherally, to the data, images and matching information provided by the MAHWC PhotoID App, OBIS-SEAMAP must be explicitly cited.