Otto Mation Comic Series

Little Otto Mation was born with a rare gift called the C.A.P. (Certified Automation Professional), which is an objective assessment and confirmation of skills as an automation professional offered by the International Society of Automation (ISA). Those of us in the automation profession have studied and worked for years to earn the C.A.P. Follow the life of Otto through this unique comic series.

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - February 12, 2014

  • by Otto Mation
  • February 10, 2014
  • Opinion

The winning caption was submitted by Rob Dickson of Ontario, Canada. Congratulations to our winner!

Otto Mation Comic - February 5, 2014

  • by Otto Mation
  • February 4, 2014
  • Opinion

Otto introduces his clones to the concept of Worldwide Automation Domination (WAD).

Otto Mation Comic - January 29, 2014

  • by Otto Mation
  • January 28, 2014
  • Opinion

Martians show up in Otto's office with a bunch of Otto clones and news about his C.A.P. gift.

Otto Mation Comic - Janauary 22, 2014

  • by Otto Mation
  • January 21, 2014
  • Opinion

Otto finds geneticist to clone engineers so he can achieve World Automation Domination (WAD).

Otto Mation Comic - January 15, 2014

  • by Otto Mation
  • January 14, 2014
  • Opinion

Otto visits Mars.

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - December 18, 2013

  • by Otto Mation
  • December 16, 2013
  • Opinion

Congratulations to our two winners - Todd Scott of Texas and Alvin Augustin of New Jersey! Enjoy your new Automation.com coffee mugs. The top caption was submitted by Todd and the bottom caption was submitted by Alvin.

Otto Mation Comic - December 11, 2013

  • by Otto Mation
  • December 10, 2013
  • Opinion

Otto questions his manager about the military uniform and crew cut.

Otto Mation Comic - December 4, 2013

  • by Otto Mation
  • December 2, 2013
  • Opinion

Otto explains to management why the future is so bright for automation engineers.

Otto Mation Comic - November 20, 2013

  • by Otto Mation
  • November 19, 2013
  • Opinion

Otto is too young to realize that he is using a inappropriate Seinfeld reference.

Otto Mation Comic - November 13, 2013

  • by Otto Mation
  • November 11, 2013
  • Opinion

Otto says, "The Automation Future's so Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades."