Ben Milpas graduated with a BFA in Audio Visual Techniques from KdG University in Antwerp, Belgium. In 2010 he participated in the internship programme of the international recognized photo agency NOOR, headquartered in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
In 2011 he joins MSF (Medecins Sans Frontières), a International humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, healthcare exclusion and natural or man-made disasters. Over the years he has been working with MSF in countries such as the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Chad, Central African Republic (CAR), Yemen, Syria, Iraq/Kurdistan, Turkey, Jordan, Bangladesh, Haiti, and Pakistan.
In 2017 he attended the International Diploma Program on Documentary Photography organised by a collaboration of The Danish School of Media and Journalism, NOOR and World Press Photo.