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In an effort to step up its fashion game, Amazon has just signed the lease for a 40,000-square-foot studio space in Williamsburg. According to WWD, "The goal of the studio is to up Amazon's fashion profile and streamline the current photography process. While doing so, the site also intends to create hundreds of jobs for local talent, from photographers, stylists and models to hair and makeup artists." [WWD]