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: March 2022

  • by Otto Mation
  • February 28, 2022
  • Opinion

"I'm not sure what you're trying to convey here, but when did we start automating the weather?"

Congrats to Jim B. of Nashville for submitting this winning comic caption!

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest: February 2022

  • by Otto Mation
  • February 1, 2022
  • Opinion

"Now I know why Otto recommended automating this production line."

Thank you and congrats to Klaus G. of Germany for submitting the winning caption to the February 2022 comic!

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest: January 2022

  • by Otto Mation
  • January 4, 2022
  • Opinion

"Well, your date with the Roomba is off."

Congrats to Paula G. of Arizona for submitting this hilarious winning caption!

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest: December 2021

  • by Otto Mation
  • December 6, 2021
  • Opinion

"Wow, how long did it take to 3D print that?!"

Congrats to Jim B. of Missouri for submitting this winning caption!

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest: November 2021

  • by Otto Mation
  • November 16, 2021
  • Opinion

"It's an informal dinner; of course you can loosen your conveyor belts! Happy Thanksgiving to all!"

Congrats to Pete L. of Pennsylvania for submitting the winning caption for our Thanksgiving cartoon!

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest: October 2021

  • by Otto Mation
  • October 21, 2021
  • Opinion

"Sometimes you feel like a nut; sometimes you don't."

Congrats to Renee B. of Nashville, Tennessee, for submitting this month's winning Otto Mation caption!

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest: September 2021

  • by Otto Mation
  • August 27, 2021
  • Opinion

"You are supposed to test the drugs on the mice!"

Congrats to David James of the United Kingdom for submitting this winning caption for our Otto Mation comic!

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest: August 2021

  • July 28, 2021
  • Opinion

"This new clean desk policy is very refreshing."

Congrats to Carlo Totte of the Netherlands for submitting this winning caption for our Otto Mation comic!

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest: June 2021

  • by Otto Mation
  • June 17, 2021
  • Opinion

"It's finally happened: Robots arranging vacations for other robots!"

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest: May 2021

  • by Otto Mation
  • May 25, 2021
  • Opinion

"So this is my new dentist?!"